Local News »

Autopsy expected Monday in fatal officer-involved shooting
By Jessica Loeding jessica.loeding@daily-tribune.com An autopsy was expected to be conducted Monday in a fatal officer-involved shooting. Christopher Roupe, 17, was shot once Friday night by a fema...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
'My Day' hits close to home for Cartersville couple
With “My Day” serving as a featured song in NBC’s 2014 Winter Olympics coverage, Wayne and Janet Swett are delighted to frequently hear this familiar tune. Sung by Danielle Bradbery, winner of seas...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
William Royce Fricks
William Royce Fricks, 77, of Toccoa, died Feb. 14, 2014. He was born to the late Jim Jones and Grace Head Fricks, Aug. 6, 1936, in Toccoa. Royce graduated from Toccoa High School in 1954 and receiv...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Two injured in propane fire
By Jessica Loeding jessica.loeding@daily-tribune.com Two people working on a propane heater Tuesday afternoon were injured when the gas ignited. The man and woman were connecting a propane bottle t...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Museums tailor George Washington programs to homeschool students
By Marie Nesmith marie.nesmith@daily-tribune.com In honor of Presidents Day, Georgia Museums Inc. on Friday will offer programs at Bartow History Museum and Booth Western Art Museum for homeschool ...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
@White=[C] 3 arrested on fed charges to appear in court
@White=[C] Three men arrested Saturday on federal charges will make their first court appearance today. Federal Bureau of Investigation Atlanta Field Division Special Agent Stephen Emmett said Terr...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
@White=[C] Library hosts work of Mission Road Students, Teague
@White=[C] Proud family members on Tuesday convened at the Cartersville branch of the Bartow County Library System to enjoy the library’s bi-weekly art display in the Children’s section, which curr...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Arbor Day welcomes growth in Bartow County
By Mark Andrews and Jason Lowrey mark.andrews@daily-tribune.com Locations across Bartow County on Friday, Feb. 21, became a little greener as Master Gardeners, students and other community members ...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
3 arrested for firearms, explosives
By Jessica Loeding jessica.loeding@daily-tribune.com Multiple agencies on Saturday were involved in the arrests of three people on federal charges. Agents and personnel with the Bartow-Cartersville...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Evans continues economic development endeavors
By Jason Lowrey jason.lowrey@daily-tribune.com Even in retirement, Ronnie Evans is no stranger to economic development. Though recently reappointed to another term on the Development Authority of B...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
@White=[C] Adairsville council debates closing crossing
@White=[C] Adairsville City Council considered hiring more cops, closing railroad crossings and making four city streets one way. Police chief Robert Jones described his department as being in “dir...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
@White=[C] Linda C. Parnes
@White=[C] Linda C. Parnes, 66, of Cartersville, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at Emory Healthcare in Atlanta. Born on March 20, 1947, in Chicago, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Ca...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Organization tops Euharlee council debates
Debates concerning Euharlee’s organization chart continued Tuesday night, with two council members expressing themselves at length. During the Euharlee City Council’s work session, Mayor Dennis Tha...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Tallatoona CAP taking applications for heating assistance
By Jason Lowrey jason.lowrey@daily-tribune.com Even though Bartow County residents have enjoyed warmer temperatures recently, the Tallatoona Community Action Partnership is still working to ensure ...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Home invasion, child molestation cases top court calendar
Almost 20 cases were listed as potential priority cases when Bartow County Superior Court convenes Monday. Cherokee Judicial Circuit District Attorney Rosemary Greene released Friday a list of crim...
Feb 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
full story