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Justice Benham appointed to national board
Justice Robert Benham, a Cartersville resident, was elected to the Board of Directors of the National Consortium on Racial and Ethnic Fairness in the Courts at its annual meeting in Omaha, Neb., on...
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Dixie Highway 90-Mile Yard Sale sports Facebook page
As the Dixie Highway 90-Mile Yard Sale nears, prospective vendors are encouraged to promote their wares on the offering's newly developed Facebook page. "We have disbanded [the event's] website and...
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Lelia Benham announces run for Ga. State House District 15
Lelia Benham, a Cartersville native, is declaring her candidacy for Georgia State House in the 15th district running as a Democrat, opposing incumbent Republican Paul Battles. Having spent some yea...
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Duck Derby advocates for children
Twenty-five thousand yellow rubber ducks floated down the Etowah River Saturday afternoon -- avoiding rocks, a large land patch of grass, live ducks, and the constant tug of the current -- in order...
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Staffing agencies posed to aid in recovery
Unemployment remains high and recent employment data shows little growth but small and steady hiring through staffing and recruitment firms continue to put job seekers back to work. A report from G...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 5.13
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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Cartersville Service League provides financial, hands-on assistance to nonprofits
For Traci Shropshire, the opportunity to enhance a child's life is one of the most rewarding aspects of being a Cartersville Service League member. As part of the organization's community service e...
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Landmann offers wholesale prices at retail outlet
Covering 100,000 square feet, Landmann USA imports and distributes outdoor living accessories to retailers across the country. Building on the success of annual warehouse sales, the Cartersville fa...
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Huskins enjoys being a grandmother to thousands
As Mother's Day quickly approaches, Inez Huskins is looking forward to touching base with her relatives and "extended family" on Sunday. Owning and operating a daycare business out of her Cartersvi...
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Clerk of Superior Court faces fewer funds, staff
* Editor's Note: This is part of an ongoing series that will look at Bartow County's budget by department. A few times a year the Frank Moore Administration and Judicial Center buzzes with life and...
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Salvation Army to reopen Family Store in June
After receiving an overwhelming amount of feedback to reopen its Family Store, The Salvation Army's Cartersville Corps is turning the public's wishes into reality. Temporarily losing the store in l...
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A Pioneer Homecoming debuts May 19
As a demonstrator at A Pioneer Homecoming, Leslie Bronson is looking forward to showcasing the art of spinning yarn to curious onlookers. Presented by the Bartow History Museum, the event will occu...
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Officers to honor fallen colleagues
Blue ribbons will fly from the antennas of law enforcement vehicles next week as officers around the nation honor fallen comrades. Cartersville Mayor Matt Santini signed a proclamation Wednesday de...
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Goodwill Week reminds job seekers of employment resources
Inviting business representatives and professionals to the Cartersville Goodwill Career Center, Goodwill of North Georgia kicked off Goodwill Week Tuesday with an event aimed at thanking employers....
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Youth Leadership graduates charged to lead through service
Nineteen high school students from across the county graduated Monday from the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce Youth Leadership Program. With day-long events throughout the 2011-2012...
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