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Georgia starts 'Summer-H.E.A.T' crackdown
Summer 2011 marks the eighth consecutive season that police are rolling out waves of enforcement patrols across 159 Georgia counties to crack down on dangerous, aggressive, and high-speed drivers. ...
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Bartow Blotter 5-22
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, and ...
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European Adventure -- Captivated by Cinque Terre
Like lichens clinging to rock, the five cliff-side villages of Italy's Cinque Terre lie harmoniously between sea and slate in a land much forgotten by modern man. Today, trains link these sleepy vi...
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Chamber sponsors trip to Washington to promote Bartow business
The Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce annually sponsors the Washington D.C. Fly-in, which allows community leaders to advocate for Bartow County. Chamber board member, Chuck Nida, Peac...
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Bartow County Schools' John Harper made education his business
John Harper has served as superintendent of Bartow County Schools since 2008, previously holding the title of assistant superintendent. A lifetime of filling various roles ranging from coach to tea...
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Fire department hydrant testing schedule
Cartersville Fire Department will be partnering with Cartersville Water Department over the next several weeks as the fire hydrant testing process begins for 2011. Since hydrants do not get used on...
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Kingston farmer becomes youngest recipient of Farm Family of the Year Award
For Jacob Jones, a boyhood interest in farming has turned into a prize-winning poultry and hay operation. At 28, the Kingston resident became the youngest individual to receive the Bartow County Fa...
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Local deputies complete public safety courses
Two deputies with Bartow County Sheriff's Department recently completed an Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement course at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth County. Corp...
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Giving Burns the Boot
The Cartersville and Bartow County fire departments annual Give Burns the Boot drive will continue Friday and Saturday. They will be taking donations from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 2 p...
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The following information -- names
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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UGA leads mapping of adult cicadas' emergence
By Marie Nesmith marie.nesmith@daily-tribune.com While they might be more prevalent in central Georgia, the 13-year cicadas are starting to make their presence known in the state's northwest region...
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Cartersville police to apply for school resource officer grant
shaka.lias@daily-tribune.com Cartersville City Council members approved a request from Cartersville police Thursday that would allow them to apply for a grant to pay school resource officers. The g...
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CFD experiencing brass connection thefts
Cartersville Fire Department reported thefts aimed at brass, specifically fire department connections for fire sprinkler systems. These connections are easy targets but could cost unsuspecting occu...
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Bartow Blotter 5.19
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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Cartersville steel mill reveals new name
Formerly known as Gerdau Ameristeel, the Cartersville steel mill and its employees currently are embracing the company's new moniker. Along with all of its parent corporation's North American long ...
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