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Report suggests rising trend in poverty, one in six poor
A report released by the Associated Press Sunday suggests the national poverty rate is likely to increase when census data is revealed this fall. Currently standing at 15.1 percent from 2010 census...
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Patrons reach new heights at model rocket workshop
On Saturday, about 70 patrons explored the basics of rocketry at the Tellus Science Museum's "Build & Blast! Model Rocket Workshop." "A lot of the things that we do have a delayed sense of gratific...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 7.24
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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Rhodes no longer Taylorsville mayor
By Jessica Loeding jessica.loeding@daily-tribune.com The town of Taylorsville -- population 211 -- no longer has a mayor. Bartow County Elections Supervisor Joseph Kirk confirmed Monday that former...
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Tina Grubbs an agent for agencies
In the world of Tina Grubbs, helping facilitate various agencies to come together to serve the community of Bartow County is all part of a day's work. A native of Bartow County, the Rydal resident ...
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Adairsville Black Historical Society presents Harris Family Heritage events
For Thelma Harris Wilkins, The Harris Family Heritage Night will be an opportunity to reunite with relatives and celebrate their ancestors' numerous contributions to Bartow County. To be presented ...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 7.22
- 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, an...
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No injuries in tractor trailer crash that snarls I-75 traffic for hours
There were no injuries in a tractor-trailer crash Friday evening on I-75 at mile marker 280, but there were severe traffic delays. Georgia State Patrol reports a 2011 Freightliner jackknifed at the...
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New business lends a hand through Bartow's Angels
When Amber Blevins founded Bartow's Angels, she planned to help a single family at Christmas, instead she has amassed hundreds of online followers, organized an overwhelming amount of donations and...
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Active shooter: Officers train for the unthinkable
*Editor's Note: This is part of an ongoing series on education and training for local law enforcement. Thirteen years and 18 miles apart, three suspects in two Colorado shooting sprees leave 24 dea...
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USPS stars shine in Adairsville
Employees of the Adairsville Post Office gathered in celebration Friday morning recognizing the efforts of two of their own. Adairsville Postmaster Vanessa Meek was surprised with a retirement part...
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Building dedication, radiothon on tap for Bartow Health Access
In honor of the Rev. Louis Tonsmeire Sr.'s contributions to Bartow Health Access, the nonprofit's building will be named The Tonsmeire Center on Thursday. The 9 a.m. dedication ceremony will occur ...
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Kingston garbage truck funds go into reserves
Proceeds from Kingston's sale of its garbage truck will be deposited into the city's reserve operating fund, council members decided Thursday night during a called meeting. The council had debated ...
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Steps of Faith Dance Studio promotes National Dance Day
For the second year, Cartersville's Steps of Faith Dance Studio is looking forward to celebrating the art of dance on National Dance Day. "Last year's was a great success," said Julie Reeves, artis...
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Library's Animecon to draw enthusiasts
When thousands gathered for Comic-Con International last weekend in San Diego, the Bartow County Library System was gearing up for its fifth annual Animecon to be held Saturday. "We've had a great ...
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