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Bartow school board member retires
Bartow County Board of Education member Larry Parker, who presides over Ward 5, announced his retirement effective Dec. 31 during Monday's Bartow County Board of Education meeting. Parker would hav...
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Sheriff reveals clay recreation in human remains case
In a case straight out of a TV show, Bartow County Sheriff's Office investigators are seeking the public's help in identifying a homicide victim. Using clay recreation, a Georgia Bureau of Investig...
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Cartersville artist's dreams take shape
Since August 2010, Benjamin Curtis Jones has made significant strides in taking his artistic pursuits to the next level. Along with obtaining representation from the ArtInsights Animation & Film Ar...
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Health department issues food inspection report
The following food service inspections were issued by the Bartow County Health Department from Nov. 20 to Dec. 3: * Countryside Café, 30 Road No. 2 S. in Cartersville, inspected Nov. 22, 90/A; * La...
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Light displays takes shape throughout the county
With Christmas two weeks away, festive lights are continuing to illuminate Bartow County's landscape. For Lloyd Williamson III, the holidays are the perfect time to develop cherished family memorie...
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BARTOW BIO — World renown photojournalist Neil McGahee calls Bartow home
Today, at home near Cassville, Neil McGahee looks forward to long hunts and quiet trout streams, a far cry from the profession he has excelled in -- capturing images of war-torn battlefields and fo...
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Cowboy Santa delights kids at Booth
Children gathered together Saturday at the Booth Western Art Museum to enjoy breakfast and have their pictures taken with Santa -- dressed in his best cowboy outfit. Along with his traditional red ...
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AES grants widespread
While Bartow County teachers for years have been applying for grants through the Bartow County Education Foundation to supplement their curriculum, Adairsville Elementary School Principal Melissa Z...
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Christmas cheer is spread through giving
The spirit of Christmas and holiday mirth will be on display across Bartow County in the coming weeks as members of the community reach out to those in need. An economy struggling to regain momentu...
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Adairsville accepts K-9 unit donation
The Adairsville City Council voted Thursday to accept a K-9 unit offered to the city at no charge. A three-year-old, male German Shepherd named Dagger has been added to the force, donated by David ...
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EVHS works toward becoming more self-sustaining
As the new year approaches, Etowah Valley Humane Society Director Bryan Canty is striving to help his Cartersville nonprofit become more self-sufficient. With the goal in reach, he is encouraging t...
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Blankets of Hope teams up with Helping Hands Ministry to support financially struggling residents
Through Blankets of Hope, Ashley Rogers continues to bring warmth to financially struggling residents. Until the end of February, the Cartersville resident is collecting materials from the communit...
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Bartow reapplies for recreational trail grant
Fans of the Pine Mountain Trail will be glad to know Bartow County has applied for a second year in the race for a recreational trail grant connecting the popular trail to the Hurricane Hollow gree...
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Adairsville to vote on K-9 donation
The Adairsville City Council will vote Thursday on accepting the donation of a K-9 police dog. Brought before the council at Tuesday's work session, the Adairsville Police Department has been offer...
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Holiday musical offerings set for Bartow County this weekend
With three concerts on tap this weekend, The sounds of the season will ring out in Bartow County. Atlanta Pops Orchestra The Atlanta Pops Orchestra -- the second offering in The Century Bank Entert...
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