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Canes' success spurs community spirit
Tonight, two high school football teams will do battle on the gridiron, but behind this and other games is a proud community at home in Cartersville. Inside the halls of Cartersville High School, P...
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Bradley bids farewell as county administrator
For 38 years, Steve Bradley has called Bartow County government home. On Tuesday, he will celebrate his retirement as county administrator, official Jan. 1. Bradley’s path to county administrator e...
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Cartersville approves zoning request, water dept. bid
After considerable debate during its early-morning work session and regular meeting, the Cartersville City Council approved a special use application by David Acuff for property at 300 Walnut Grove...
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Fifth-grade students D.A.R.E. to succeed
Half of the fifth-graders across Bartow County and Cartersville this month are celebrating their completion of the Drug Abuse Resistance Education program, otherwise known as D.A.R.E. Lt. John Morg...
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Flu vaccine 'remains the single best way to protect yourself'
While the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Monday an increase in flu activity, Logan Boss — public information officer for Northwest Georgia Public Health — stresses the early in...
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Warrant issued for Cass High student for public indecency
A Cass High School student who exposed himself Tuesday morning is facing charges from Bartow County Schools Campus Police. Bartow County Schools Campus Police Chief Dan Knowles said midday Thursday...
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County renames ag building for late commissioner
As possibly his last act as Bartow County commissioner, Clarence Brown on Wednesday signed a proclamation honoring the man who hired him — the late Olin Tatum. Under the resolution, the Bartow Coun...
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Euharlee council considers revised charter
Euharlee City Council members were able to ask City Attorney Boyd Pettit, and the City Charter Revision Committee, questions about the revised city charter during the council’s Tuesday night meetin...
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Bartow County residents file SACS complaint
Bartow County residents Paul Nally and Gail Englehardt have filed a complaint to AdvancED, the organization that oversees the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, regarding the actions of ...
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Man demands money at gunpoint
A woman looking for a friend’s residence received a very different welcome Monday night at a Cartersville residence. While attempting to locate an old friend on Akin Road about 9:30 p.m., the woman...
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Organizers still seeking volunteers, desserts, coats
On Saturday, Dec. 15, community members are invited to the Cartersville Civic Center for the annual Toyo Tire Community Christmas Luncheon for a free holiday meal, live entertainment and a warm coa...
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Cartersville Medical Center named to Top Small Hospitals list
In its December issue, Georgia Trend ranked Cartersville Medical Center fifth on the state’s Top Small Hospitals list. Coffee Regional Medical Center in Douglas was first, followed by Fannin Region...
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Adairsville PD checkpoint nets nine arrests
Adairsville Police Department established highway safety checkpoints Saturday around the city after several entering auto reports in the areas of Kuhlman and Lawrence streets. The checkpoints were ...
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CFD receives 2,500 smoke alarms from Home Depot
Due to a donation from The Home Depot, more Cartersville residents will be able to receive smoke alarms this year after the Cartersville home improvement store gifted 2,500 smoke alarms to the Cart...
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Eye of the Storm: Barden at center of Cartersville gridiron action
Two wins. That’s all Frank Barden and the Cartersville Purple Hurricanes need to bring home the second state championship of Barden’s reign as head coach. The 50-year-old father of two landed in Ca...
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