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Group schedules second meeting to address concerns about loss-share banks
Two weeks after their first meeting, a loosely organized group of concerned business owners are planning a second gathering to address concerns over the practices of loss-share banks. Meeting March...
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Emerson holds rezonings reading
In a meeting that saw little action, Emerson City Council on Monday held several first readings on rezoning requests. The city heard first readings of the applications for: 0.5 acres at 43 Gaston W...
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BCFD battles two south county structure fires
Bartow County Fire Department firefighters were busy Monday night -- two structure fires within hours of each other kept units in the southern portion of the county busy until well into the evening...
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Bartow schools' budget cut across all levels
The Bartow County Board of Education on Monday voted unanimously to approve its budget reduction plan for the 2012-2013 school year, which includes additional furloughs, the termination of more tha...
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Etowah Hills of Iron, Artifact Identification Day Saturday
Even though its villages have long since been disbanded, the town of Etowah and the Etowah Indian Mounds will take center stage Saturday at Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites' Cartersville venues...
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Rep. Gingrey speaks to area business leaders
A larger-than-usual crowd of Bartow County business leaders attended Monday's meeting of the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce Governmental Affairs Committee to hear from guest speaker...
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Euharlee treats termites
Warmer weather and spring's approaching April showers and May flowers will bring about colorful blooms and an array of creepy-crawlies. With that in mind, the city of Euharlee wasted no time in tre...
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Rowdy's Custom Detailing finds success with social media
With unemployment in the state at 9.2 percent, layoffs and furloughs are occurrences seen all too often. Success found at rock bottom, however, is not often heard of but that didn't stop Lee Dowdy ...
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'It's all in the Timing' to open March 23 at The Legion Theatre
In The Pumphouse Players' upcoming production of "It's all in the Timing," Kip Henderson will juggle a variety of responsibilities. Along with being its playwright, he also will be directing and pe...
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Dryer fire injures two
A structure fire Sunday afternoon sent one resident to an Atlanta hospital by air transport. The home at 20 Carnes Drive in Cartersville erupted into flames after a malfunction with a dryer, accord...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 3.11
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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LakePoint Sports development to include spiritual ministry
The proposed LakePoint Sporting Community & Town Center has been touted as a game changer for Bartow County economics bringing in an estimated 3 million visitors a year but a group of community mem...
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Bartow quilters to display creations at international show
For Beverley Raptis and Karolyn Reker, having their creations displayed at the 2012 American Quilter's Society's Quilt Show & Contest is a prize in itself. Selected as semifinalists, the Etowah Val...
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Photographers from afar gather at Old Car City
Workshop photographers gathered at Old Car City in White on Friday and Saturday to photograph antique cars, learn new techniques and join together in Christian fellowship. Leading the workshop was ...
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City school board names new CHS principal
The Cartersville City Board of Education on Thursday voted to approve Steven Butler, currently the principal of Oakwood Digital Academy in Cobb County, as the new principal of Cartersville High Sch...
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