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The new marshal: Garland joins BCFD in fire service role
Gary Garland is a full of surprises. He is a musician, pastor, state-certified clown and, beginning Monday, the Bartow County fire marshal. A native of Bartow County, Garland has spent almost four ...
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The new marshal: Garland joins BCFD in fire service role
Gary Garland is a full of surprises. He is a musician, pastor, state-certified clown and, beginning Monday, the Bartow County fire marshal. A native of Bartow County, Garland has spent almost four ...
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Neighbors remember teen with vigil
As the lingering daylight slowly faded behind the pines Saturday evening, Eagle View Mobile Home Park residents gathered to remember Christopher Roupe. The 17-year-old, who died Feb. 14 after a pol...
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Roupe vigil tonight
Earlier this week Tia and David Howard prepare for tonight’s candlelight vigil in honor of Christopher Roupe who was killed in an officer-involved shooting. The vigil, previously scheduled for last...
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Practical math invades Adairsville
More than 100 Pine Log Elementary School students, clipboards in hand, gleefully attacked the aisles of the Adairsville Food Lion on Thursday evening in search of answers to math problems. “I read ...
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Cass High hosts youth honor chorus tonight
Tonight at 6:30, Bartow County elementary and high school chorus groups will display their talents at the Cass High School Theater for the annual Bartow County Elementary Honor Chorus. The free eve...
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Health care act info sessions upcoming
With the March 31 open enrollment deadline approaching, information sessions on the Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare,” are scheduled throughout the month in an attempt to answer any qu...
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County adopts budget
Nearly 100 people jammed into the Bartow County Commissioner’s hearing room Wednesday to see or comment on the county’s budget. They had a short visit — in 37 minutes it was over. County Administra...
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Wanted fugitive turns himself in
A man suspected of holding a woman for a week inside his Cartersville home turned himself in to authorities Monday. Cartersville Police Department Public Information Officer Capt. Mark Camp said Se...
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Ballroom dance classes on tap at Gilreath Hall
With Gilreath Hall featuring more than 4,000 square feet of open flooring, its owner Joe Hollingshed finds ballroom dance classes to be a perfect fit for the entertainment and music venue. In Gilre...
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Registration underway for Bartow Family Resources' 5k benefit
Through its 5k for Life and Healthy Relationships benefit March 29, Bartow Family Resources looks to raise awareness as well as funds to continue providing services to those in need. In addition to...
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Optimists honor Outstanding Students
The Cartersville Morning Optimist Club on Tuesday recognized Outstanding Students across Bartow County for their efforts inside and outside the classroom during the annual Youth Appreciation Day br...
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Euharlee approves draft of organization chart
After a contentious meeting in February, the Euharlee City Council approved several lingering resolutions — the adoption of international building codes, purchasing policy procedures and an event p...
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Locally sponsored bills make it past crossover day
As the Georgia Legislature continues its grind toward the end of its session, it passed the all-important 30th day on Monday known as crossover day. Any bill not passed in either the House or the S...
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Boyd denied bond
A woman charged in the death of her daughter was denied bond Tuesday in Bartow County Superior Court. The hearing for Brandy Ann Boyd, held in response to a filed motion for bond, went before Judge...
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