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Bartow Blotter 1-26
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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Every Child is a Star contestants named
The contestants for this year's Every Child Is A Star have been named. The dress rehearsal will be held on Friday, March 25, from 6 to 9 p.m. and the performance will be on Saturday, March 26, at 7...
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Southern places in state Corn Yield Contest
Steve Southern of Cartersville recently won second place in the A Non-Irrigated division of the 2010 National Corn Growers' Association's (NCGA) Corn Yield Contest in Georgia. Southern won with Pio...
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Bank teller given counterfeit bill
Staff Report A teller at Century Bank mistakenly took a counterfeit $100 bill early Monday morning. The teller told a Cartersville police officer that she took the money but didn't notice it until ...
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Town hall meeting about LakePoint project tonight
The proposed sports complex in Emerson created quite a buzz, and now, the public will have a chance to ask questions and hear more about the development. Emerson Mayor Al Pallone and representative...
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Bartow MEBH addresses concerns regarding upcoming closure of Northwest Georgia Regional Hospital
For Cynthia Wainscott, providing treatment as early as possible to individuals with a mental illness in their home community is vital to increasing their quality of life. As a member of Bartow Coun...
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CSX closing Burnt Hickory Road at 113, Douthit Ferry
CSX will be replacing the railroad track running behind the Shaw Industries plant on West Avenue/State Route 113 all the way through Stilesboro Road. As a result, the railroad crossing located on B...
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Bartow County GED classes have new home at Chattahoochee Tech
The Chattahoochee Technical College north metro campus in Acworth opened the doors to its new General Equivalency Diploma (GED) preparation and testing facility this winter quarter. Although CTC ha...
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Man threatens to kill wife
A Cartersville man admitted to a Bartow County deputy that he did threaten to kill his wife, but said he didn't mean it. Virgil Callahan of 32 Woodland Road said he was upset with her because she w...
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Kingston rehires former employee as clerk of court
Former City Treasurer Celeste Keeter was approved for hire on a temporary basis to serve part-time as the city of Kingston clerk of court. The Kingston City Council met Monday for their regular mee...
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Bartow Blotter 1-25
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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Emerson approves resolutions for Second Street infrastructure
By Jessica Loeding jessica.loeding@yahoo.com Two months after learning of a contractor proposal for installing sewer lines to Second Street, Emerson City Council approved Monday two resolutions for...
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Barnsley Gardens Resort selected to Condé Nast Traveler's Gold List
For the second year in a row, Barnsley Gardens Resort has been named to Condé Nast Traveler's Gold List. Based on a survey with more than 25,000 of the magazine's readers, the list showcases the "b...
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Wild turkey population thriving through NWTF's conservation efforts
Named after his hometown, Tom the Turkey of Taylorsville has become a fascinating attraction for his neighbors and passersby. Residing at Robert Tommie's 2-acre yard on Popham Road, the wild turkey...
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Blazing fire extinguished at Cartersville residence
Saturday morning at approximately 6:48 a.m. Cartersville fire crews responded to 26 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Stations One and Two were on the scene just before a normal shift change at 7 a.m. ...
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