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Middlebrook Drive death under investigation
The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a 25-year-old man. According to a BCSO press release, deputies and emergency medical personnel responded to 47 Middlebrook Drive at ...
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Etowah Valley Young Marines honor 21 for community efforts
As an organization that places emphasis on community service, the Etowah Valley Young Marines on Saturday honored 21 of its members for giving back. During the Presidential Service Award Program, h...
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Gongwer, Greenwood headline annual chamber meeting
In its largest annual chamber dinner yet, the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce celebrated a year of achievements with awards for its members, a talk by award-winning author Todd Gongw...
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Lewis appointed to state's charter commission
The State Board of Education on Wednesday appointed seven State Charter Schools Commission members, including Tom Lewis of Bartow County. “Strengthening and reforming the way we educate our childre...
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New Year, New Faces: Olson tells 'it like it is' as county administrator
After more than 15 years doing legal work for the county, Peter Olson is taking on the task of guiding Commissioner Steve Taylor as Bartow County’s county administrator. The Chicago-born attorney b...
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Kingston works to clear tainted well
After discovering fecal coliform and E. coli in its water system, the Kingston Water Department is flushing out the tainted well in an attempt to get it back into service. Water Operator Billy Bake...
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Bartow schools prep for budget, calendars
Bartow County Public Schools’ Chief Financial Advisor Todd Hooper on Monday announced the system has begun developing the next year’s budget. “At this point in time the finance department is fully ...
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Subject arrested in entering auto incident
On Friday, at 2 p.m., Chief Thomas N. Culpepper of the Cartersville Police Department announced the arrest of Darnell Robinson, 37, of Cartersville, in connection with an entering auto incident. Cu...
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The Gate offers Christian venue, coffeehouse
With a passion for music, fellowship and ministry, Dewayne and Lara Mullinax have opened The Gate Coffee Shop as a new venue, cafe and coffeehouse for Cartersville events. The faith-based meeting p...
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Misidentification leads to drug bust
On Wednesday evening, a Cartersville police officer located a male matching the description of a suspect connected to a stabbing in front of 111 Johnson St. The officer obtained the male’s identifi...
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Cartersville City Council approves bonds for pool improvements
Financing for the planned $1,025,000 improvement to the Dellinger Park pool has been secured with the Cartersville City Council’s approval, during its Thursday night meeting, to authorize revenue b...
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1,500-mile river odyssey makes home stretch through Bartow
Dr. Robert Fuller, professor, adventurer, scientist, veteran and cancer survivor, is entering the final leg of a 1,500-mile river adventure paddling upstream to the headwaters of the Etowah River. ...
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Downtown Gallery opens newest exhibit
The Downtown Gallery has oppened its newest exhibit, Landscapes, at 13 N. Wall Street in downtown Cartersville. The public is invited to an opening reception from 5 to 8 p.m. on Saturday. Guests wi...
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Rain delays school construction
The recent influx of rain in the region has caused construction on the new Emerson Elementary School to reach a temporary standstill based on the turbidity, or sediment, in the water runoff from th...
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Taylor sets qualifying fee for March special election
During a called meeting Wednesday morning, Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor set the qualifying fee for the upcoming March 19 special election at $36. The special election will determine who ...
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