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Kingston Public Works director jailed
A Kingston employee was arrested Wednesday after being caught on camera attempting to steal from the city. According to Police Chief Clay Patterson, after an investigation regarding a check missing...
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Former Kingston mayor leaves memory of vision for city with his passing
Remembered as an athlete and for his time in politics, former Kingston Mayor Dexter Jones passed away Thursday morning after a battle with esophageal cancer. Taking office in January 2009, Jones be...
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Adairsville chamber breakfast hosts state, international officials
The Adairsville Council Eggs & Issues Breakfast played host to state and international guests Thursday morning speaking to issues of workforce development and community reconstruction. Consulate Ge...
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Cartersville council revises municipal court fine schedule
Last July, the Cartersville City Council approved a revised municipal court fine schedule. However, after following the schedule for several months, Municipal Court Judge Harry White asked that the...
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School boards develop split revenue agreement
The Cartersville City Board of Education and the Bartow County Board of Education on Monday are each expected to approve a car title fee split agreement with one another. Beginning in April, local ...
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Cass Middle 7th-grader raises money for childhood cancer research
To help children who are battling cancer, Dalton Umphrey will have his head shaved Sunday for the third consecutive year. Area residents can support the Cass Middle School seventh-grader’s efforts ...
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The following information — names
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 a ...
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Commissioner approves 2013 county budget
Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor wasted no time — six minutes and 30 seconds exactly — adopting a nearly $105 million 2013 county operating budget during Wednesday’s meeting. More than $61 m...
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'Birding 201' in session at Pettit Environmental Preserve Saturday
Designated an Audubon Sanctuary last summer, the Pettit Environmental Preserve will showcase its birding habitat at its Spring Hike Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Along with offering self-led and ...
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Cartersville Police Department creates crime tip line
Cartersville Police Department this week activated a crime tip line. Citizens can call the tip line and pass on any information regarding current cases, crimes or criminal activity. Callers will re...
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The big picture: Students apply hiring skills at Image and Interview Day
Bartow County high school students recently learned that while looks aren’t everything, appearing prepared to tackle new challenges is essential when breaking into the job market. The system held t...
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GHC adds to leadership lineup for continuing ed
For those involved with the Georgia Highlands College Department of Continuing Education, learning is a lifelong pursuit and one that is essential to the elements of economic development and the gr...
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Defendants in pill mill case enter pleas
Two people charged in connection with a pill mill bust in 2011 at 16 Collins Drive in Cartersville have entered pleas, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Atlanta Medical Group allegedly presc...
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The following information — names
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 a ...
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Rucker captures DYW of Bartow County title
As the first black American to win the Distinguished Young Woman of Bartow County title, Brooke Rucker is hoping her achievement will help broaden the program’s participant base. “It’s always nice ...
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