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Bartow library heating up in winter months
The Bartow County Library System will be kicking off 2012 with its annual adult winter reading incentive program as well as opportunities for patrons to engage in lifelong learning. "What we want t...
Jan 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Thrift stores see huge year-end donation influx
Planning to make donations for 2011 tax deductions? There's still time and you won't be alone. Goodwill of North Georgia is wrapping up their busiest week of the year and with New Year's Eve landin...
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Finances and transitions for area schools in 2011
The past 12 months have brought many changes to the local school systems, stemming from financial struggles to new facilities and academic endeavors. This article will look at five of the year's to...
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Cartersville K-Mart survives first wave of cuts
Sears Holding Group announced Tuesday plans to shutter 100 to 120 K-Mart and Sears storefronts following weak holiday sales. The first 79 closing were posted Thursday, absent was the Cartersville K...
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Adairsville police begin using Nixle to alert residents
After tornados swept through Bartow County in the spring and other severe weather incidents, including one last week, Adairsville police moved forward with providing alerts to residents. Adairsvill...
Dec 29, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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2011 kept emergency responders on their toes
April proved to be a busy month for emergency responders throughout the county after a battery recycling plant exploded and a tornado devastated the area. The remainder of the year, though hectic a...
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Winter safety, preparation urged for residents
With the year coming to a close and winter weather worsening, safety and preparation measures are urged to aid against unforeseen challenges and tragedies. Bartow County Emergency Management Agency...
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Grading for Euharlee's Joe Cowan Park nears completion
Euharlee residents along Euharlee Five Forks Road can expect to see a change in their area in the upcoming weeks as grading for the new Joe Cowan Park is coming to a close. "It's a pretty 53 acres,...
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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Deadline nears for year-end financial strategy
As resolutions and midnight toasts near, so do deadlines for 2011 tax advantages and financial strategy. With only a few days left in the year, little time remains for long-term planning to be made...
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Kingston man and home saved by his dog
By John DeFoor Staff Writer Early one June morning, Lance Johnson lay sound asleep in his bed. Meanwhile his dog Harley frantically licked his face, briefly waking him. Johnson fell back sleep as s...
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Investments, closures top Bartow County business stories of 2011
Business and industry news in Bartow County covered a wide array of topics throughout 2011 from the closure of a long-time community financial institution to the announcement and progression of agg...
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War on Drugs keeps local forces hopping
The Daily Tribune News rides along during day-to-day Drug Task Force operations
Dec 27, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Apartment fire sends one to hospital
An apartment fire on North Erwin Street at 3:45 a.m. Monday morning alerted Cartersville Fire Department personnel to respond to the location. According to a CFD spokesperson, the fire was containe...
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Celebration to highlight Emancipation Proclamation Saturday
On Saturday, a celebration will commemorate the Emancipation Proclamation, which was issued by President Abraham Lincoln on Jan. 1, 1863. To be held at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 521 Mart...
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Cartersville family grows in faith and number
This Christmas, like all others, will be remembered by each family for many different reasons but this year will be remembered by one local family as a season of growth. Following the long process ...
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