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Home Defense: Simple measures could prevent burglary
Clicks and snaps may cause someone to think their doors and windows are locked, but how can anyone be sure? As a recent study conducted by The Daily Tribune News shows, burglaries are on the rise i...
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Arco employees continue Christmas traditions of cookies and cards
As businesses cut back on Christmas parties, one Cartersville company continues a long tradition of creative holiday celebrations. Arco Ideas and Design have created promotional material for area b...
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One-car crash closes Hwy 20
A single-vehicle accident Wednesday left both lanes of Highway 20 closed. According to Bartow County Fire Department, the female driver of a passenger car traveling west around noon said she swerve...
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Tuesday's Dinner for Diapers to benefit Women's Resource Center
To help the Bartow County Women's Resource Center meet the needs of its clients, the Governor's House is hosting its second annual Dinner for Diapers benefit on Tuesday. Set for 6 to 9 p.m., the ev...
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Joint Development Authority receives Highland 75 update
It's no surprise that selling real estate has proven problematic in today's troubled economy, but further insight on progress at Highland 75 was given at Tuesday's meeting of the Cartersville-Barto...
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United Way of Bartow County meets campaign goal of $475,000
As the sign in front of Cartersville's Wells Fargo on East Main Street displays, the United Way of Bartow County has reached its campaign goal of $475,000. With Bartow experiencing a stubbornly slu...
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Kingston wraps up year with no-shows
The Kingston City Council met Monday for their final regular meeting of 2011. Outgoing elected officials Mayor Dexter Jones and Councilman Billy Sanders were no-shows for the December meeting. Thre...
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Steps of Faith celebrates meaning of Christmas
For Tonya Veitch, the Steps of Faith Dance Company's production of "The Nativity" will be an opportunity to reflect on the true meaning of Christmas. Along with being the Cartersville ballet studio...
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Cartersville school board recognizes teachers and students
More than 20 Cartersville teachers and educators were recognized Monday night for receiving Classroom Excellence Mini-Grants for the 2011-2012 school year. The Cartersville Schools Foundation spons...
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Emerson expands city limits with annexation
Almost 750 acres came into Emerson's city limits Monday night after the council approved an annexation and rezoning application from Paga Mine Properties. The 747.24 acres will become part of the c...
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Bartow school board member retires
Bartow County Board of Education member Larry Parker, who presides over Ward 5, announced his retirement effective Dec. 31 during Monday's Bartow County Board of Education meeting. Parker would hav...
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Sheriff reveals clay recreation in human remains case
In a case straight out of a TV show, Bartow County Sheriff's Office investigators are seeking the public's help in identifying a homicide victim. Using clay recreation, a Georgia Bureau of Investig...
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Cartersville artist's dreams take shape
Since August 2010, Benjamin Curtis Jones has made significant strides in taking his artistic pursuits to the next level. Along with obtaining representation from the ArtInsights Animation & Film Ar...
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Health department issues food inspection report
The following food service inspections were issued by the Bartow County Health Department from Nov. 20 to Dec. 3: * Countryside Café, 30 Road No. 2 S. in Cartersville, inspected Nov. 22, 90/A; * La...
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Light displays takes shape throughout the county
With Christmas two weeks away, festive lights are continuing to illuminate Bartow County's landscape. For Lloyd Williamson III, the holidays are the perfect time to develop cherished family memorie...
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