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CPD recruits officers for future positions
Unlike many law enforcement agencies, Cartersville Police Department is at an advantage — it’s fully staffed. With manpower a nonissue, CPD now looks to bring in the most qualified officers for fut...
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Bob Barr to be featured in Covenant Conversations
On Tuesday, July 16, at 6 p.m. at The Gate Cafe, 952 N. Tennessee St., Cartersville, resident Ricky Thomas will continue his interview series Covenant Conversations with former congressman Bob Barr...
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Keep America Beautiful recognizes AHS outdoor classroom
Last month, Keep America Beautiful reached out to their Bartow County affiliate to see what all the buzz was about at Adairsville High School. The recognition from KAB came in form of a blog post b...
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House fire causes extensive damage, no injuries
A residence located at 21 Oak Hollow Road, Cartersville, received extensive damage Friday due to a fire. The Bartow County Fire Department responded to the blaze about 9:30 p.m. There were no injur...
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Booth to celebrate 10th anniversary
The Booth Western Art Museum will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the museum with a party. On Saturday, Aug. 3, at 7 p.m. in the Booth Ballroom, members and guests are invited to an evening of en...
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Pair of drug users suspected in stolen deer stand
Drug users are the prime suspects in the case of a stolen deer stand. According to a Cartersville police incident report, a deer stand belonging to a Smith Road resident was stolen sometime between...
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Chatt Tech debuts new orientation program
About 400 new students, parents and other supporters emerged on Chattahoochee Technical College’s North Metro Campus on Friday to attend a daylong orientation session titled CTC — Connect. The even...
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Wet weather: Abundance of rain affects agriculture
From commercial farmers to home gardeners, Bartow County residents feel the effects of almost an extra foot of rain in 2013. At Wednesday’s farmer’s market in downtown Cartersville, Charles Adams a...
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National Parents' Day highlights importance of parental involvement
With July 28 marking National Parents’ Day, those in the counseling and life coaching fields are stressing the relationship between family stability and children reaching their full potential. “It’...
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Conflicting reports from APD on ‘terrorism’ investigation
A sometimes tense press conference Thursday afternoon in Adairsville revealed local authorities are concluding the investigation into a “domestic terrorist.” Led by Adairsville Police Department Lt...
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Adairsville man charged with terrorism for explosive device
The man suspected of possessing a pipe bomb in his vehicle Tuesday night has been identified and charged. According to an Adairsville Police Department press release, Bryan David King, of Adairsvil...
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Possible pipe bomb found in sedan after domestic dispute call
A domestic dispute could have ended differently Tuesday night after a possible pipe bomb was located in one party’s vehicle. Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputies responding to a domestic dispute...
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Possible pipe bomb found in sedan after domestic dispute call
A domestic dispute could have ended differently Tuesday night after a possible pipe bomb was located in one party’s vehicle. Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputies responding to a domestic dispute...
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Teens held at knifepoint in home invasion
Unknown masked males held two teenaged girls at knifepoint about midnight Saturday. An Ember Way resident told deputies she was asleep just minutes into Sunday when two men entered her home and ass...
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Old Fashioned Bake Sale to benefit Bartow History Museum Aug. 3
For the fourth year, the Bartow History Museum will turn “tasty treats” into an awareness and fundraising venture. On Aug. 3, the Old Fashioned Bake Sale will offer baked goods from individuals and...
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