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Swiney to highlight 'Called Upon' at Rowland Springs Baptist Sunday
In Jason Swiney’s debut novel, “Called Upon,” the former Bartow County resident looks to provide an entertaining yet spiritually impactful story. According to the book’s synopsis posted on http://w...
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New guidelines change school lunches in Cartersville
For the past month, Cartersville City School System has prepared for the school nutrition changes to be implemented in the upcoming school year. Released in July, the newest phase of guidelines are...
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White council to amend truck ordinance
The White City Council began the process of amending a city ordinance passed in 2006 regulating truck traffic. Citing an increase in truck traffic in the city, especially overloaded trucks attempti...
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Benham addresses ‘aspects’ of community at Quarterly Luncheon
Returning again to his hometown, Georgia Supreme Court Justice Robert Benham spoke about just that — home — during the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce’s Quarterly Luncheon. Benham sp...
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Acworth man killed in Cobb crash
Around 4:30 a.m. Monday, the Cobb County Emergency Communications Center dispatched officers to a single-vehicle crash on northbound Interstate Highway 75, north of Barrett Parkway. When officers a...
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Evans steers programs to meet industry needs
Around Chattahoochee Technical College, Shane Evans is known as the “go-to man” for all things related to technical programs. From small business owner to instructor to administrator, Evans has exp...
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Taking care of education: BCCCA, businesses prepare students for future careers
By coordinating with local businesses, manufacturers and nonprofits during its first year, the Bartow County College and Career Academy has worked to ensure the phrase workforce ready is not an emp...
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Phoenix Air flight with Ebola patient expected at Dobbins today
A Cartersville-based Phoenix Air Group Inc. flight will arrive in Georgia today with at least one of two American’s infected with Ebola. The Gulfstream jet is expected to land at Dobbins Air Reserv...
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Emerson Elementary ready for first day of school
Students, teachers, residents and Bartow County school board members gathered on Wednesday to unveil the new Emerson Elementary School to the public. Superintendent Dr. John Harper concluded the ce...
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Cartersville Wi-Fi goes live downtown
Downtown Cartersville became a little more connected July 24 when the city flipped the switch on its free Wi-Fi network. Covering an area roughly from Church Street to Main Street and Public Square...
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Phoenix Air to transport Ebola-infected aid workers
Phoenix Air, a Cartersville-based private contractor, is transporting two Ebola-infected American aid workers back to the United States for treatment. The Phoenix Air flight, carrying the number PH...
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Relay for Life fundraising underway
With 35 days remaining until Bartow’s Relay for Life, the event’s teams are busy generating funds for the American Cancer Society. “Everybody’s getting really excited. ... The response has been won...
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Child pornographer receives 30 years
Joshua James Geer, 22, of Rome, who pleaded guilty in May to charges of child pornography production, coercion of minors to engage in unlawful sex acts and possession of child pornography, was sent...
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GHC annual HR seminar returns Aug. 6
For the eighth year, Georgia Highlands College will host its annual Managing Human Resources Seminar, giving area businesses the opportunity to hear annual economic forecasts and improve relations ...
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Bartow school board approves millage rate increase
The Bartow County School Board voted to increase the millage rate to 19.4 mills on Wednesday night. The 3 to 1 vote took place after the final public hearing held at the Bartow County School System...
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