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SPLOST up for Cartersville schools
Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax revenues are up slightly says Kelley Dial, finance committee chair for the Cartersville City Board of Education. Dial reported during Thursday’s work session ...
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Cartersville council approves $4 million for repairs
Cub Scouts from Pack 15, Trinity United Methodist Church, three fingers tightly clasped in the Scout salute, led the Cartersville City Council in the Pledge of Allegiance last night, then stuck aro...
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Man runs from police
On Tuesday, a man monitoring a police scanner in his home knew law enforcement was on their way to arrest him and he was ready to run, according to a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office incident report....
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Eggs and Issues gets background on Shaw win
With the new Shaw plant officially coming to Adairsville, the details about Project Rectangle are now out in the open. As part of the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce’s monthly Eggs a...
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School Daze blossoms Sept. 14, 15
For Magnolia Garden Club President Jo Ann Dorsey, the upcoming School Daze flower show is the ideal opportunity for her fellow members and the Bartow County Master Gardeners to share their love of ...
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Kingston qualifying rumors unfounded
According to an email sent to The Daily Tribune News Wednesday afternoon by a concerned Kingston resident, rumors have been circulating in Kingston about city council and mayoral candidates being i...
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Law enforcement warns of scams targeting seniors
Senior citizens have been a targeted population for money scams, according to recent police incident reports, surveys and calls to the Daily Tribune News. Jonathan Rogers, public information office...
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Man jumps from truck during pursuit
When he couldn’t get away from police in a truck, a man tried running through the woods Tuesday night. A Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was in the area of Glade Road on Cox Farm Road about 9...
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'Convention: Two Days of Comic Books Gone Bad' to open Sept. 13
As the director of “Convention: Two Days of Comic Books Gone Bad,” Tony Bowers is tapping into familiar territory. Set at a comic book convention, The Pumphouse Players’ production will open Sept. ...
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Averett sworn in as associate juvenile court judge
Sworn in before a standing room only crowd, Jamie G. Averett on Wednesday joined the Juvenile Court of Bartow County as associate judge. “Twelve years ago, almost exactly to the day, I made my firs...
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Lewis takes helm at Pregnancy & Mentoring Center
After serving on its board of directors, Kim Lewis now is lending her support to the Bartow Family Resources in a new capacity. On Aug. 19, the Cartersville resident joined the nonprofit’s staff as...
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Pine Log Arts and Crafts Fair expects to draw 3,000 people
On the first weekend of September, Pine Log United Methodist Church will offer the first juried arts and crafts fair of Bartow County’s fall festival season. Along with the historic campground sett...
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Cartersville resident becomes ‘foot soldier’ in ACS’ battle against cancer
For Pat McCoy, Relay for Life is a time to celebrate, reflect and support Bartow’s cancer community. Pointing to a picture of last year’s event, the 64-year-old Cartersville resident said the oppor...
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School enrollment remains steady
The Bartow County School System is offering multiple learning opportunities at the Bartow County College and Career Academy. CEO Paul Sabin says enrollment is remaining steady within the various ar...
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Community celebrates public servants at annual luncheon
Drawing almost 1,400 people the past several years, the 14th annual Public Servants Luncheon aims again to serve those who serve the community. “I think the persons that are actively with the publi...
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