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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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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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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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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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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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Business suffers $100,000 in unauthorized credit card charges
On Thursday, a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was dispatched to Ellis Enterprises LLC in reference to fraud. The deputy spoke with the business owner who said a former employee had used two ...
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Adairsville Post Office clerks retire, say goodbye
After more than 50 years of combined service, Adairsville Post Office clerks Jim Pinkard and James Paugh said goodbye to their co-workers Friday morning. During a retirement party and early lunch, ...
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Seminars spread information, advice for agricultural community
A host of seminars across the region in the coming months will benefit not only local farmers and agribusiness but home consumers as well. “Those programs that are geared toward farmers and agribus...
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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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Collin Raye center stage in Century Bank series
With the Century Bank Entertainment Series bringing a variety of talent to Cartersville, The Grand Theatre will host Collin Raye, a mult-platinum country music artist. For Terri Cox, program direct...
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Rotary Club of Etowah presents inaugural Laughs and Libations
Local and regional talent will be on display next Friday night as Rotary Club of Etowah breaks from tradition with a fundraising event sure to pack a punch. Punchlines will in fact be the main even...
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Cass High a big winner at DECA
Students from seven high schools in the region converged on the Bartow County Learning Center campus on Thursday to compete in scenarios that one might face in the various facets of the business wo...
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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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Janet Queen receives corporate Excellence Award
Giving countless hours each year to volunteer efforts across Bartow County, Georgia Power Plant Bowen employee Janet Queen was recently recognized by Southern Company for her work ethic and dedicat...
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