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Bartow school audits show no findings, budget on track
The Bartow County School System recently completed its audits for individual schools which showed no findings, says Director of Finance Megan Brown. As system auditors examine finances through Dece...
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JDA approves $38 million bonds for Toyo warehouse
By Jason Lowrey jason.lowrey@daily-tribune.com Investments continue at the Toyo Tires plant with the approval of $38 million in bonds to finance expansion of the site’s warehousing capabilities. Du...
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Rogers proud of 'positive influence' on law enforcement
By Mark Andrews mark.andrews@daily-tribune.com With more than 2,000 law enforcement training hours since 1993 and having experience in law enforcement as a dispatcher, jail deputy, patrol officer, ...
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@White=[C] $500 million in bonds approved for LakePoint
@White=[C] With construction underway on its south campus, LakePoint Sporting Complex is now looking to access the $500 million available to it in the form of bonds. According to Development Author...
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Local officials attend int'l trade conference
Local officials once again attended the annual Southeast US-Japan conference that brings together American delegates and Japanese business leaders in order to foster economic ties and growth. For 2...
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Cartersville to usher in holiday season Dec. 5
With December on the horizon, a bevy of holiday offerings are starting to take shape in downtown Cartersville. Ranging from a tree lighting and parade to a dance performance and festive shopping, a...
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GBI investigating ‘excessive force’ incident
Two weeks after authorities arrested Michael West at his Emerson business, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday began conducting an investigation into allegations of excessive force by po...
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Kindergarten and pre-K students celebrate Thanksgiving
Students across Bartow County and Cartersville are out of school this week for the Thanksgiving holiday, but on Friday, Nov. 22, younger students enjoyed some festivities after learning about the o...
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Hanukkah coincides with Thanksgiving Thursday
With Thanksgiving falling on the first day of Hanukkah, Jewish families in Bartow County are busy preparing for these converging holidays. “It’s a lot of fun,” said Randi Sonenshine, who resides in...
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Hightower pleads guilty in stabbing murder
In a hearing before Bartow County Superior Court Judge Scott Smith on Tuesday morning, Deandre Davoughin Hightower pleaded guilty in the 2012 murder of Candice Louise Piper. Hightower was charged w...
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Local retailers preparing for Small Business Saturday
Once customers are through fighting the mobs of Black Friday shoppers, area businesses are looking forward to having those same, though hopefully less frantic, customers in their stores Saturday. S...
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Man stabbed at Bartow Motel
Cartersville police responded to a stabbing Sunday night that also involved a separate assault. According to the incident report, when officers arrived at the Bartow Motel, a heavy-set woman scream...
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Rogers proud of ‘positive influence’ on law enforcement
With more than 2,000 law enforcement training hours since 1993 and having experience in law enforcement as a dispatcher, jail deputy, patrol officer, investigator, supervisor and chief of police, B...
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Hundreds fed at community event
The New Frontier of Bartow County estimated it served 1,500 people on Saturday at the 13th annual Feed the Community Dinner. Held at the Cartersville Civic Center from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., the event ...
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Euharlee kicks of holiday season with Festival of Trees, parade
As families revisit their favorite Thanksgiving recipes, the residents of Euharlee are preparing to usher in Bartow’s holiday season with the 11th annual Festival of Trees. Through the event and th...
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