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Emerson police receive technology grant
Emerson Police Department on Tuesday was among the first in the state to receive a state technology grant. The agency was awarded $12,500 from the Governor's Office of Highway Safety to purchase ca...
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Luncheon scheduled to honor public servants
Commemorating the 10th anniversary of Sept. 11, the annual public servants luncheon will honor Bartow's emergency personnel and government employees. Launched in 2000 by Parnick Jennings, the lunch...
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Blood banks issue appeal for donors
Blood Assurance to remain open Labor Day
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Health department releases food service scores
The following food service inspections were issued by the Bartow County Health Department from Aug. 21 to 27: * America's Best Value Inn, 5245 Glade Road in Acworth, inspected Aug. 26, 94/A; * Cart...
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United Way fundraising campaign kicks off
Following the April tornado that struck Bartow County, WBHF radio, The Daily Tribune News and Cartersville UNCUT banded together for a radio-thon that raised $72,500 for the local United Way and pr...
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No action taken during Kingston called meeting
Three items made it on the agenda for Monday's special called meeting in Kingston. All three, however, were tabled for a later meeting. Two new hires were listed, both part-time, the first an addit...
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Bartow Health Access clinic among many projects awarded by grant program
Bartow Health Access finally will be getting a home of its own. The local healthcare organization was one of the local projects funded by the more than $38.8 million in federal assistance from the ...
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City, county fight multiple grass fires
With a landscape like kindling, local fire departments have had their hands full with grass and woods fires. Cartersville Fire Department Battalion Chief Ray King said Monday night the department h...
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Kiddie Day Parade set for Sept. 17
On Sept. 17, children will have another reason to play dress up as the Kiddie Day Parade returns to downtown Cartersville. Organized by the 20-member Kiwanis Club of Cartersville, the event is gear...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 8-30
The following information -- names, photos, addresses, charges and other details -- was taken directly from Bartow County Sheriff's Office jail records. Not every arrest leads to a conviction, and ...
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The Ancient Art of Flintknapping
Photos by SKIP BUTLER, The Daily Tribune News
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Clarence Brown celebrates 20 years of service to community
What most would consider a busy and hectic day at the office is just normal routine for Bartow County Commissioner Clarence Brown as he works with his staff and citizens to make Bartow a better com...
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Noble Hill extends invitation to picnic
For Noble Hill-Wheeler Memorial Center Curator Marian Coleman, the site's Labor Day Picnic is an ideal time to reminisce with old friends and classmates. The 22nd-annual event, which is set for Sep...
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Bartow assistant superintendent candidate voted down named
Bartow County Superintendent John Harper released the name of his recommendation for assistant superintendent as Robert Costley, the superintendent for the Habersham school district. Harper's recom...
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Pioneer Days to kick off fall festival season Friday
Even though temperatures continue to top the 90-degree mark, the fall festival season is less than a week away. For many Bartow residents, this time of year is filled with memories of hopping on ca...
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