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BCFD captains attend CSX training in Colorado
More than two years after a train derailed near the former Cloverleaf Elementary School in Cartersville, Bartow County Fire Department still uses it as a learning experience. BCFD Division Chief of...
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Kentucky couple arrested for kidnapping
An allegedly stolen vehicle led a Kentucky couple to Cartersville and landed them behind bars after they reportedly kidnapped another man. According to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office incident r...
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DTN seeks 'supermoon' photos
With this year’s “supermoon” occurring this weekend, The Daily Tribune News wants to capture the event — through reader photos. In conjunction with the biggest and brightest full moon of the year, ...
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Amateur radio operators open 'field day' to public
It never fails. Amateur radio that is. In an age of cellphone, mobile technology and the Internet, areas affected by tornadoes, fires, storms and other infrastructure failures often are left withou...
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EVHS transports Bartow history to digital age
With its new website, the Etowah Valley Historical Society has digitalized Bartow County history through its Bartow History Scholars Program and interactive map offerings. “It’s research worthy,” s...
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Belk spends day of service at MRES
As part of its 125th anniversary, Belk is working to give back to the community. On Thursday, volunteers from the Cartersville store spent the day working at Mission Road Elementary School, buildin...
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ATR lays off 91, looks to sell property
A year removed from being named Georgia Small Manufacturer of the Year, Applied Thermoplastic Resources in May notified the state of pending layoffs. In a May 7 Worker Adjustment and Retraining Not...
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Komatsu unveils new dozer at Cartersville HQ
Industry journalists and distribution representatives came to Komatsu’s North American headquarters in Cartersville Tuesday to try out the company’s first intelligent machine-controlled bulldozer. ...
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@White=[C] Cartersville cancer survivor celebrates life at CTCA ceremony
@White=[C] To celebrate her five-year, cancer-free milestone, Venetia Flowers took part in the commemorative tree planting ceremony at Cancer Treatment Centers of America at Midwestern Regional Med...
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Man stabbed during argument with girlfriend
Staff Report On Saturday just after 10 p.m., a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was dispatched to a Brandy Lane address in reference to a medical call later to be determined as an aggravated a...
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Unfair exit: Group petitions for change to proposed Third Army interchange
Call it the unfair exit. Under a proposed interchange at Interstate 75 and Third Army Road, a limited access road would bridge the distance from the interstate to U.S. Highway 41, effectively cutti...
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@White=[C] Superintendent's contract extension contested at Bartow board meeting
@White=[C] The Bartow County Board of Education on Monday voted to extend the contract of Superintendent John Harper for another two years. However, the vote wasn’t unanimous and board member Matt ...
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Bartow superintendent's contract extension contested
The Bartow County Board of Education on Monday voted to extend the contract of Superintendent John Harper for another two years. However, the vote wasn’t unanimous and board member Matt Shultz, who...
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Unfair exit: Group petitions for change to proposed Third Army interchange
Call it the unfair exit. Under a proposed interchange at Interstate 75 and Third Army Road, a limited access road would bridge the distance from the interstate to U.S. Highway 41, effectively cutti...
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Man stabbed during argument with girlfriend
On Saturday just after 10 p.m., a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was dispatched to a Brandy Lane address in reference to a medical call later to be determined as an aggravated assault under ...
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