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Howell hanging up robe after 24 years
Cherokee Judicial Circuit Superior Court Judge Shepherd Howell comes from a long line of doctors and lawyers. Both his father and grandfather practiced medicine, and his namesake — great-grandfathe...
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Felony shoplifting at CVS
On Friday, at 4:36 a.m. Cartersville police were dispatched to the CVS Pharmacy located at 1152 West Ave. in response to a theft in progress. By the time the officer arrived on the scene, the suspe...
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Parent concerned over transportation policies at school
The guardian of a Cass Middle School student athlete said she is upset because her grandson recently rode home from a sporting event with a teammate, and the parent of the teammate, without her con...
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Extension Office begins advocates breakfast
Over breakfast Friday morning, Bartow County Cooperative Extension Coordinator Paul Pugliese addressed elected officials, natural resource agents and the media during the return of the Bartow Exten...
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Adairsville DDA launches new website for downtown businesses
The Adairsville Downtown Development Authority has taken to the web in order to highlight the businesses and attractions around the city’s central square. Launched at the beginning of November, the...
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Shop with a Hero provides smiles and essentials
Christmas came early this year for 300 Bartow County children at the fifth annual Shop with a Hero on Saturday. The event, which was formerly known as Shop with a Cop, treated school-aged children ...
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Cartersville ministers deliver message of love, hope for Christmas
As Christmas draws near, some of Bartow County’s religious leaders are reflecting on the reason for the season and their favorite holiday memories. While their Cartersville churches vary in size an...
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Taylorsville Elementary School wins Battle of the Books
On Friday, each of Bartow County’s 12 elementary schools were represented at the 2013-2014 Battle of the Books, during which Taylorsville Elementary School’s Boys Reading Books team was named the y...
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Keep Georgia Beautiful Awards Luncheon recognizes Bartow's environmental efforts
Bartow County took center stage in several categories at the 35th annual Keep Georgia Beautiful Awards Luncheon, which recognized the efforts of organizations and individuals striving to enhance th...
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Open meeting to be held on Douthit Ferry project
In an effort to keep the public informed, Cartersville officials will hold an open meeting Tuesday, Dec. 17, on the Douthit Ferry Road widening project. The meeting will run from 4 to 7 p.m. at the...
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Calhoun police chase ends in Bartow County
A car chase that began in Calhoun, and injured two officers, ended in Bartow County Wednesday night. According to a Calhoun Police Department press release, an officer clocked a vehicle on South Wa...
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Kingston working with EPD on water operator
Wednesday The Daily Tribune News received a tip concerning rumors circulating in Kingston about the city government receiving an ultimatum from the state Environmental Protection Division. The supp...
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First Day Hikes to promote state parks, healthy living
Participating in the nationwide First Day Hikes offering, Cartersville’s Etowah Indian Mounds Historic Site and Red Top Mountain State Park will usher in 2014 with a pair of guided treks Jan. 1. “T...
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County reopens four trash compactors on Sundays
Signalling a slight easing of the solid waste budget, four Bartow County compactor sites are again open for business Sunday. Starting Dec. 8, county residents can drop their household garbage and r...
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Adairsville students D.A.R.E. to succeed
Fifth graders at Adairsville Elementary School on Tuesday walked across the stage to receive certificates that represented their recent D.A.R.E. education, which aimed to prepare students for the s...
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