Local News »

BARTOW BLOTTER — 6.17
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 ...
Jun 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
A father's business transcends generations
Mack Matthews opened his Cartersville automotive garage in 1955. Today, Matthews Garage operates out of three shops with 22 employees and regularly wins industry awards for service and performance....
Jun 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Euharlee BBQ event was smokin' hot
The community gathered at Frankie Harris Park in Euharlee on Saturday to enjoy live entertainment, arts and craft vendors, games, a car and truck show as well as barbecue during the Euharlee Covere...
Jun 17, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Candidates vie for Chief Magistrate position
Republican Marlon Haney and Democrat Paul Nally are running against incumbent Republican Thomas Moseley for the position of Bartow County Chief Magistrate Judge in the July 31 primary. The chief ma...
Jun 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Entrepreneur continues career with new enthusiasm
Trisha Murphy opened her first business shortly after graduating from Cass High School, ever since, she has grown, diversified and adapted to meet demands. Now, she continues to manage two thriving...
Jun 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Children learn financial lesson at basketball camp
Learning from a professional is what attracts a lot of campers to the summer programs of the Eddie Lee Wilkins Youth Association, but most are probably expecting to learn about basketball -- not co...
Jun 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Good Neighbor receives funding for computer lab
The Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter's dream of housing a computer lab is coming to fruition, courtesy of funds secured by Heritage Baptist Church and the Rotary Club of Bartow County. "In this case,...
Jun 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
One dead, one injured in I-75 crash
One person was pronounced dead at Cartersville Medical Center Wednesday after being transported by Bartow's Emergency Medical Services following a single-vehicle accident on Interstate 75 northboun...
Jun 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
CVB seeks sponsors for Miss Georgia USA, Miss Georgia Teen USA pageants
With the Miss Georgia USA and Miss Georgia Teen USA pageants about five months away, the Cartersville-Bartow County Convention & Visitors Bureau is busy recruiting sponsors to help cover expenses a...
Jun 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Fowler follows dream of being a music promoter
Along with being a small business owner, a former sheriff's deputy and past Emerson chief of police, Herb Fowler is adding music promoter to his résumé. Saturday marked the Cartersville native's pr...
Jun 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Commissioner candidates vie for votes at final forum
In the third and final debate before the July 31 Republican primary for Bartow County Commissioner, candidates tried to differentiate themselves from the pack. The five qualified candidates took th...
Jun 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Stacey Leigh Wallace
Stacey Leigh Wallace, 37, of Kingston Road, Rome, passed away at her residence Wednesday, June 6, 2012. For the full obituary, please see the print or e-edition.
Jun 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Mixed views on teen summer employment
By Mark Andrews mark.andrews@daily-tribune.com When performer Eddie Cochran sang about "Summertime Blues" in the late 1950s, he made light-hearted references to young people trying to make ends mee...
Jun 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Community leaders to host commissioner, mayors prayer luncheon
By Matt Shinall matt.shinall@daily-tribune.com Sixteen years ago leaders from local governments, businesses and the faith community came together for a prayer meeting, beginning a lasting tradition...
Jun 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
People's Choice Awards survey available online through Aug. 31
By Marie Nesmith marie.nesmith@daily-tribune.com Drawing more than 70 percent of its visitation from metro Atlanta, which includes Bartow County, Tellus Science Museum's appeal to area patrons is e...
Jun 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
full story