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Summer campers explore STEM at CTC
This week at Chattahoochee Technical College children from the surrounding area participated in Engineering for Kids Summer Camp. The camp, which divided into morning and afternoon sessions, explor...
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Bartow County schools show areas of achievement
More than 14,000 students attend classes in the Bartow County School District. Every day students are reaching higher levels of learning and paving the way for a successful future. Over the past ye...
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Battles named to Ten Commandments monument committee
State Rep. Paul Battles, R-Cartersville, has been named to a committee charged with constructing a monument in front of the State Capitol with an inscription of the Ten Commandments. Announced Wedn...
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Rezoning paves way for new retail complex
A spate of zoning and rezoning requests before the Cartersville City Council Thursday night was the first step toward building a new 200,000-square-foot shopping center in Cartersville. The center,...
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Intoxicated man punches woman, flees to train tracks
After punching a woman in the mouth Wednesday night, an intoxicated man attempted to flee the area by climbing up a railroad track embankment. According to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office incide...
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Lowry Mill project expected to conclude late 2015
Once bustling with activity, Euharlee’s Lowry Mill is being rekindled for future generations to utilize and admire. Located near the town’s covered bridge, the structure’s restoration and rebuildin...
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Grand jury no bills Euharlee police shooting
The Euharlee Police Department officer involved in a fatal February shooting of a teenager was no billed Wednesday by a Bartow County grand jury. “Following a thorough presentation of evidence, the...
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7th grade vaccine requirements take effect
With new rules requiring Georgia students entering the seventh grade to receive vaccine booster shots going into effect July 1, area health officials are reminding parents to get their children vac...
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From chalkboard to SMART Board, TRC resources meet variety of instructional needs
On Tuesday Fredda Rogers, a paraprofessional at Woodland High School, helped her daughter, Breanna Rogers, prepare for the upcoming school year at The Resource Center in Cartersville. As the new Cl...
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Book launch for 'Extraordinary Comfort' set for Friday
Through his book, “Extraordinary Comfort,” David Asay looks to bring hope and reassurance to those who have experienced pregnancy or infant loss. Detailing his mother’s near-death incident, the Car...
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Two injured in morning crash
Two people were injured in a crash before dawn Tuesday. The Georgia State Patrol said a 2000 Chevrolet Impala was traveling north on State Route 113 about 5:30 a.m. attempting a left turn onto a wo...
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Development authority moves on LakePoint bonds
A second round of LakePoint Sporting Community bonds is in the near future. During a meeting held early Monday morning before the Beaulieu International Group announcement, the Development Authorit...
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Euharlee selects parks and rec director
In a special called meeting, the Euharlee City Council announced it had decided to offer the parks and recreation director’s post to Darren Bowers. If he accepts the position, he will take the rein...
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Kingston hears budget, cell tower ordinance first readings
Kingston edged nearer to having a 2014 budget Monday night as the document had its first reading. Mayor Wanda Penson introduced the budget, which calls for a balanced general fund of $309,681. The ...
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Students celebrate overwhelming pass rate
On Friday, July 11, NorthSide Bank rewarded Adairsville High School students who passed their macroeconomics advanced-placement exam. Twenty-five of 29 students in Kevin Busse’s macroeconomics AP c...
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