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POLICE SAFETY Officers, state address growing concern for officer welfare
Seventy-eight. When Michael Burlison begins his shift this morning, that will not be the number on his mind. Instead, the Bartow County Sheriff's Office deputy will be focused on making it home to ...
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Bartow BOE facing huge budget deficit
A tentative fiscal year 2012 budget presented during Monday's work session provided a startling look at the Bartow County School System's finances. The system's plan shows a projected beginning fun...
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''Til Beth Do Us Part' to open at The Legion Friday
As the character of Gibby Hayden, Kip Henderson will scramble to salvage his marriage when his wife's new assistant, Beth Bailey, believes their household will run more efficiently without him in t...
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Woofstock Pet Festival offers family-oriented activities Saturday
Through the upcoming Woofstock Pet Festival benefit, Etowah Valley Humane Society representatives are looking to provide a fun and educational event for the community. "We want to make this event a...
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PEACE, LOVE AND DOVES
Photo by SKIP BUTLER, The Daily Tribune News
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Woman airlifted after two-car crash on U.S. Hwy. 41
U.S. Highway 41, a tangled mess of Dixie Highway Yard Sale traffic, was shut down for about an hour Saturday morning near Clear Creek Elementary School following a two-vehicle crash. Georgia State ...
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European Adventure: Past and Present Bavaria
In the south of Germany, a wooded, rural area exists bordered in part by the Alps and the Black Forest. This Bavarian countryside is dominated by agriculture and the ever increasing wind and solar ...
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BARTOW BIO: Winning game: Chester says key to success is players, community
One peek inside the clubhouse at Richard Bell Field and it is clear the building is home to a winner. Posters, photos, plaques and even an autographed home plate cover the walls of Cartersville Hig...
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Tellus keeps programming fresh by combining new and established science offerings
From attending the launch of space shuttle Endeavour in May to helping acquire artifacts at Tellus Science Museum, Julian Gray's fascination with space exploration is constantly being reignited. As...
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Two 2011-12 budget scenarios presented to Cartersville council
Cartersville's spending would go up -- but not property taxes -- under two proposals being considered. In the outlines brought before the city council Thursday, the 2011-2012 budget increases by mo...
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Former Bartow 4-H'er joins county's Extension team
For some area residents, the Bartow County Extension Office's newest agent bears a familiar face and name. After serving as the agriculture and natural resources agent for the Cherokee County Exten...
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Barge speaks on career pathways
State School Superintendent John Barge on Thursday returned to Bartow County to speak on current issues facing school systems statewide and provided insight to a new plan that will affect all incom...
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Euharlee barbecue cook-off set for Saturday
Along with several events scheduled for the weekend, Euharlee also will be playing host to a family fun day. The Covered Bridge 'Que, a professional barbecue competition sanctioned by the Kansas Ci...
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Georgia Chamber of Commerce releases midterm 2011-2012 Legislative Scorecard
The Georgia Chamber of Commerce released its Legislative Scorecard for the 2011-2012 General Assembly. The scorecard includes midterm grades for state House and Senate members based upon their vote...
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Red Top's Mountain Cove Discovery Room opens weekly beginning Saturday
A victim of last year's state budget cutback, the former Mountain Cove Restaurant at Red Top Mountain State Park is being transformed into a "hub" for programming and hands-on learning. On Saturday...
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