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Body of man reported missing pulled from lake
The body of a man reported missing Sunday in Cartersville was pulled from Lake Allatoona early Tuesday morning. Danny Redding, 54, was reported missing to Cartersville police on Sunday after Reddin...
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Alberta Benham Reed
Mrs. Alberta Benham Reed, 73, of Cartersville, died May 31, 2014. Funeral service will be Saturday, June 7, at 2 p.m. at the Faith Temple COGIC. Interment will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery. The ...
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White gives green light to sewer upgrades
White City Manager Jane Richards told the city council that the planned citywide sewer system upgrade was on schedule with all but two easements from property owners secured. Richards said the two ...
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Collins' life one of service and leadership
For the past 12 years John Collins helped numerous Bartownians in their pursuit to obtain a GED diploma or brush up on their English-speaking skills. Collins’ ties to Bartow County extend past educ...
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Pregnant woman robbed at knifepoint
While driving home from work Friday night, a four months pregnant woman was robbed at knifepoint. At approximately 11:57 p.m. a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was called to the BP on Euharle...
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The library's summer reading magically begins
Cheers and laughter filled the Cartersville Public Library room on Friday as the Wacky Science Magic Show encouraged children to read books during the summer. The event kicked off the Bartow County...
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Rotary clubs create loop trail for The Pettit Preserve
Known for its serenity, The Pettit Environmental Preserve was bustling with activity Thursday as community leaders celebrated the opening of the site’s Rotary Loop Trail. Along with the Cartersvill...
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Bartow County projects win pair of GTIB grants
An improvement project for Cass-White Road and road construction in the Red Top Community Improvement District are among the projects that recently received funding from the Georgia Transportation ...
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Parents: System failed defendant in molestation case
* Editor’s note: Names have been changed to protect the identities of the parties involved. For more than four hours Friday, May 9, John and Jane Smith* talked to The Daily Tribune News about their...
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Glenn celebrates 104th birthday, remarks 'God is good'
Stating that “God is good,” Beulah Mae Corine Glenn sang a spirited rendition of her favorite hymn, “Amazing Grace,” on Wednesday. A resident of Maple Ridge Health Care Center in Cartersville, Glen...
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Cartersville DDA awards business leaders, members
More than 150 people packed into the Mellow Mushroom in Cartersville Friday night for a Downtown Development Association award ceremony and an exclusive sneak peak at the area’s newest restaurant. ...
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ATF announces reward for gang-related violence
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, Atlanta Field Division on Friday announced a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the successful prosecution of persons involve...
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Police charge student in gun case
The 12-year-old Cartersville Middle School student who had a gun in his backpack at school on April 21 is charged with bringing a gun onto a school campus. No charges were filed against the school ...
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Hinesley admits error, defines future action
Cartersville police released an incident report on May 22 regarding a situation in which a 12-year-old Cartersville Middle School student brought a gun to school in his back pack on April 21. The g...
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$30,000 to $40,000 stolen from Bartow Health Access
Between December 2012 and December 2013 approximately $30,000 to $40,000 was stolen from Bartow Health Access. An audit revealed the theft, according to a report filed Tuesday with the Cartersville...
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