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Euharlee approves URA plan amendments
The Euharlee Urban Redevelopment Area now has three new projects with the Euharlee City Council’s approval of the plan during a called Thursday night meeting. The new projects added to the plan inc...
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Three businesses report stolen catalytic converters
According to a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office report, on Tuesday three separate businesses reported catalytic converters had been cut off and stolen from vehicles left at their facilities overnight...
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GDOT taps board member Jeff Lewis to chair P3 committee
The Georgia Department of Transportation’s Public Private Partnership program invites private enterprise into the commission of traditionally public projects, which in turn reduce the department’s ...
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Agencies to accept donations, provide relief
As those in Adairsville affected by Wednesday’s tornado assess damage, local agencies are working to help tornado victims. United Way of Bartow County, 770-386-1677, previously established a tornad...
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Tornado cuts path through Adairsville; 1 dead
A tornado that left a path of destruction through the heart of Adairsville Wednesday morning left one dead and homes and businesses damaged. The reported EF-2 tornado cut a swath along the Ga. High...
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Ag forecast emphasizes export opportunities
Local forecast hinges again on rain
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Cherokee Circuit judges seek supplement increase
In a letter to area legislators dated Jan. 4, the chief judge of the Cherokee Judicial Circuit has requested a supplement increase. Cherokee Judicial Circuit Chief Superior Court Judge Shepherd How...
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Behind the badge: Millsap fulfills 'dream,' 'destiny' of being sheriff
Sheriffs across the country have made headlines and social media sites in recent weeks with letters and statements concerning gun control. Bartow County Sheriff Clark Millsap this week spoke out in...
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New Year, New Faces: Stewart makes transition to tax commissioner
After managing the county’s projects and facilities department for 25 years, Steve Stewart on Dec. 31 took over as Bartow County tax commissioner following the retirement of VaLenda Baily. Stewart ...
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Bartow Family Resources opens Relationship Center
Relationships begin from birth. Now, Bartow Family Resources looks to help the community strengthen those relationships. Opened on Jan. 7, the agency’s Relationship Center will fill a role BFR Exec...
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Bill seeks right for students to carry guns
As the gun control and Second Amendment debates continue nationwide, State Rep. Charles Gregory, R-Kennesaw, recently proposed HB 29, which would allow students to carry guns on college campuses th...
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Cartersville's historic Bandy Building undergoes transformation
Sitting atop a small hill on Cartersville’s southside is an elongated expanse of brick, steel and wood known as the Bandy Building. Once the home of a thriving industry, this time-worn and neglecte...
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Church hosts second Mardi-Gras party; proceeds to help feed hungry
The Church of the Ascension Episcopal Church is sponsoring for the second time its Mardi-Gras Party on Saturday, Feb. 9, from 7 to 11:30 p.m. at Stonewall Manor. Proceeds benefit the Church of the ...
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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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Graduates celebrate RESPECT, growth
Since June 2011, Bartow County’s Peer Support, Wellness and Respite Center has helped residents work through personal challenges while planning for the future. On Friday, graduates of the RESPECT I...
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