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Can-a-thon drive moves to a street party
For its fifth annual event, the can-a-thon benefiting local food banks has moved to downtown Cartersville. The Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce will host the can-a-thon during a stree...
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BCSO, deputies take home state honors
On April 4, 2012, while en route to a shots fired call, Bartow County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Joshua Nelson encountered the suspect’s vehicle on Linwood Road. While attempting to conduct a traffic ...
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Rejuvenate Hope extends to Bartow
To help strengthen reunification for birth parents and children in foster care, Rejuvenate Hope is extending its services to Bartow and Cherokee counties. “The expansion is just to really be able t...
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Friends of the Library craft fair Nov. 9
On Nov. 9, Bartow County residents will have the opportunity to browse through homemade arts and crafts during the Friends of the Bartow-Cartersville Library’s annual Indoor Arts and Crafts Fair. W...
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101st annual Stilesboro Chrysanthemum Show blossoms
For Susiann Brock and her fellow Stilesboro Improvement Club members, the days leading up to the 101st annual Stilesboro Chrysanthemum Show are full of excitement. Along with Stilesboro Academy’s i...
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In varied career, Tate strives for improvement
For Lester Tate, the desire to be a trial lawyer could be tied to watching reruns of “Perry Mason” and a mock trial experience in college. “I got to give an opening statement, cross-examine witness...
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BCSO, CMC team up for emergency operations drill
For Cartersville Medical Center Chief Operating Officer Lori Rakes, Friday’s emergency operations drill involving the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office and Euharlee Police Department hits close to hom...
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Foulk, Thayer contend for mayor of Euharlee
This year two candidates are in the running to be mayor of Euharlee. Incumbent Kathy Foulk is facing challenger Dennis Thayer in the race to lead the city. Euharlee voters will make their decision ...
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Boys & Girls Clubs of Bartow County receives state recognition
Known for his selfless, steadfast service to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Bartow County, Brad Hughes recently was inducted into the organization’s Georgia Hall of Fame. A founding member of the local ...
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Card game turns to armed robbery
On Friday a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was dispatched to the Pilot Travel Center on Cass White Road in reference to an armed robbery. Upon arrival the alleged victim told the officer he ...
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Schools celebrate Red Ribbon Week
From Oct. 23 to 31, schools throughout Cartersville and Bartow County, along with the rest of the country, are celebrating Red Ribbon Week by holding activities that further encourage a drug-free l...
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Contestants present livestock at annual Bartow show
Thirty youth from the surrounding region gathered Saturday at the Bartow Saddle Club to compete in the Bartow Classic Livestock Show. This annual event draws students from fourth through 12th grade...
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Shaw among Kingston Post 4 candidates
Editor’s note: Vivian Shaw responded to The Daily Tribune News’ questionnaire for the Kingston City Council’s Post 4 election after deadline Oct. 26. In an effort to fully inform Kingston voters, h...
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Three candidates running for Kingston council
Three candidates are in the race for Kingston’s Post 4 seat. Incumbent Edward Miklas is facing challengers Michael C. Abernathy and Vivian Shaw. However, only Abernathy and Miklas responded to The ...
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Halloween events planned in Adairsville, Emerson
Even though the Cartersville Downtown Development Authority has discontinued its annual trick-or-treating event, hundreds of children still are expected to converge on a pair of Bartow County downt...
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