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Video released in Cornett reckless conduct case
A Bartow County Board of Education member’s vehicle “lurched forward” before striking an Adairsville High School senior Friday at Wal-Mart. Video released Wednesday by the Bartow County Sheriff’s O...
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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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I-75 chase goes down 41, hits 100 mph
A Georgia State Patrol pursuit began on Interstate 75 Tuesday morning and ended near Shotgun Road after reaching speeds in excess of 100 mph. A GSP trooper clocked a 2001 Cadillac of unknown model ...
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Carver pleads guilty after shooting at deputy, to serve 20
A man who fired on a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy in April will serve time after pleading guilty to five counts. Nelson Fain Carver entered a plea in Bartow County Superior Court Dec. 18. ...
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CMC celebrates first baby of 2013
Cartersville Medical Center has welcomed Kinsley Ann Stone — 8 pounds, 5.3 ounces — as the first baby born in the new year. Kinsley was born at 12:23 p.m., Tuesday, to Johnathon and Brooke Stone of...
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BHM to explore history of Young Brothers Pharmacy Jan. 16
A local landmark, Young Brothers Pharmacy is known for bearing Coca-Cola’s first outdoor painted wall sign and being an integral part of Cartersville’s economic history. To shed light on its backgr...
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Out with the old, in with the new: Bartow County officials sworn into office
The last day of 2012 saw a new county commissioner, tax commissioner, district attorney, a school board official and the clerk of the superior court being sworn into office by Probate Judge Mitchel...
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Helen Mozelle Grant Cole
Mrs. Helen Mozelle Grant Cole, 83, of Cartersville, passed away Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Cartersville Medical Center. A native of Bartow County born April 8, 1929, she was the daughter of the la...
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Public safety headquarters, academies among top stories in emergency services
As with most other years, Bartow County saw its share of news from the world of emergency services. There were homicides, including two within the city of Cartersville in the final months of the ye...
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Cartersville family receives keys in time for Christmas
Thanks to the generosity of Bartow Area Habitat for Humanity’s supporters, the Lowe family is receiving a new start for the new year. Still in the process of unpacking, first-time homeowner Melissa...
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Bartow native continues service to state, community
Bartow County voters sent native son Jeff Lewis to the capitol through eight election cycles for a total of 16 years in the State House of Representatives. Today, he continues to serve his state an...
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School board member arrested for reckless conduct
A Bartow County Sheriff’s Deputy reported to the Cartersville Wal-Mart parking lot Friday just after 2 p.m. in response to an incident, which resulted in the arrest of Bartow County School Board Me...
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New Georgia law to raise unemployment contributions
Georgia HB 347 will take effect Jan.1 and will require employers to begin paying unemployment taxes on the first $9,500 of taxable wages, up from $8,500 of wages — the standard taxable wage base fo...
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Rays of economic hope top the business stories of 2012
Several large groundbreakings and project announcements round out the top business stories of 2012 for Bartow County, but as signs of a recovery emerge, business closures polarize the year-end retr...
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DA presents county with project covering the history of the office
Begun more than two years ago, a history of the district attorney’s office for the Cherokee Judicial Circuit was presented to the county Friday morning by outgoing DA Joseph Campbell. Consisting of...
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