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Possible pipe bomb found in sedan after domestic dispute call
A domestic dispute could have ended differently Tuesday night after a possible pipe bomb was located in one party’s vehicle. Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputies responding to a domestic dispute...
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Possible pipe bomb found in sedan after domestic dispute call
A domestic dispute could have ended differently Tuesday night after a possible pipe bomb was located in one party’s vehicle. Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputies responding to a domestic dispute...
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Teens held at knifepoint in home invasion
Unknown masked males held two teenaged girls at knifepoint about midnight Saturday. An Ember Way resident told deputies she was asleep just minutes into Sunday when two men entered her home and ass...
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Old Fashioned Bake Sale to benefit Bartow History Museum Aug. 3
For the fourth year, the Bartow History Museum will turn “tasty treats” into an awareness and fundraising venture. On Aug. 3, the Old Fashioned Bake Sale will offer baked goods from individuals and...
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Kingston considers precipitation, produce and pests
A farmers market, severe weather damage and roaming coyotes dominated Kingston City Council’s July 8 meeting at Kingston City Hall. Larry Camp, a Kingston home owner, told council that two of his v...
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Dallas man dies after falling from boat
A lone boater was killed Sunday after falling from his boat near Allatoona Landing. Georgia Department of Natural Resources Sgt. Mike Barr said in a release that rangers responded to Lake Allatoona...
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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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Elzey helps music community stay on beat
For Michael Elzey, a career in music has brought numerous rewards. As assistant band director for both Cartersville Middle and Cartersville High schools and conductor of the Bartow Winds Concert Ba...
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Wife asks to be arrested in domestic dispute
A marital argument over a two-year-old incident resulted in a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy being called to the scene and the wife involved asking to be arrested. According to the incident ...
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Cartersville poultry grower wins Farm Family of the Year
Although he admits a farmer’s work “is never done,” Alan Matthews feels right at home overseeing a broiler operation on his ancestors’ land. Consisting of four, 500-foot chicken houses on Cedar Cre...
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Feeding Our Future: Summer feeding program fills hearts, stomachs
Five days a week, workers and volunteers deliver 5,000 to 6,000 meals to hungry children in Bartow County via the United States Department of Agriculture’s Summer Feeding Program. With about 50 sit...
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Bartow Rodeo returns July 12-13
Paying respects to American history and tradition, the Bartow County Championship Rodeo returns to the Bartow County Saddle Club arena this week to entertain and educate while giving back to those ...
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Pumphouse Players to open 39th season with 'Arsenic and Old Lace'
For Pumphouse Players President Mike Harris, directing the community theater group’s season opener will be a reunion of sorts. Since Harris was about 20, he has worn many hats in “Arsenic and Old L...
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Troop 15 returns from trip to Philmont
Cartersville Boy Scout Troop 15, joined by members of Troop 24, recently returned from Philmont Scout Ranch in Cimarron, N.M. For Paul Swinney, an upcoming freshman at Cartersville High School, com...
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Man robbed at gunpoint, suspect still at large
A man was robbed at gunpoint near Donn Drive Thursday evening as he walked down a trail. According to the Cartersville police incident report, the victim was on the trail at approximately 5 p.m. wh...
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