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Public comment closes soon for proposed Paulding reservoir
Area governments and environmental organizations disagree over the methods a bordering county is seeking to secure water for future need as time runs out for public comment. Paulding County is in t...
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DAR recognizes good citizenship
Proud parents, grandparents, teachers, counselors and principals filled the Cartersville Civic Center Tuesday to honor 20 local students who represent good citizenship. The Etowah chapter of the Na...
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Cartersville High graduate raising money for pediatric cancer research
Originally from Cartersville, Rachel Chesley Thienprayoon is participating in a fundraiser called St. Baldrick's, which raises money solely for research in pediatric cancer. "Last year, my first as...
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JDA discusses marketing proposals
With an announcement Tuesday that the Cartersville-Bartow County Department of Economic Development came in under budget for 2011, the Bartow-Cartersville Joint Development Authority was asked for ...
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Principal leaving Cartersville High
Cartersville High School Principal Jay Floyd on Tuesday confirmed an announcement to faculty that he will resign from his position this summer. He has served as CHS principal since 2004, previously...
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General Assembly looks forward to 'positive' session
Georgia lawmakers gathered at the state capitol last week to begin the 2012 legislative session. Local representatives spent the initial week in preparation for the 40 legislative days in which bil...
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Bartow remembers life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
For Rev. Horace Lee Jones, participating in the local King Holiday Weekend Celebration is an ideal way to celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. In addition to attending Monday's activiti...
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Cottage industry expands printing into new location
With a passion for art, creativity and customer service, Mike Alexander and Janice Gravley expanded their screen printing business out of their home and into much more. Now in a retail location aft...
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Students learn lessons of King
Students across the country are out of school today in commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, and on Friday, Jan. 13, students at Taylorsville Elementary School learned about the c...
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Cartersville High graduate garners national recognition for interior design work
Known for her "updated traditional" style, Lindsey Coral Harper is acquiring a national following for her interior design work. Originally from Cartersville, the Manhattan resident and her designs ...
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Child custody interference results in two arrests
Grandfather arrested for aggravated assault on law enforcement officer
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Two local leaders make Georgia Trend magazine annual list
Georgia Trend, a magazine of state business, politics and economic development, recently published in its January issue, a list of "Notable Georgians," including a few familiar faces. The year's fi...
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 1.15
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 ...
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Gang activity remains low in Bartow County
Gang activity was blamed for a 2010 death during a Bartow County Superior Court trial in late 2011. Though witnesses during the trial confessed to hearing of the gang and knowing of its existence, ...
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Cartersville woman celebrates 100th birthday
Friends, family and fellow church members gathered together Saturday afternoon to celebrate Pauline Canty's 100th birthday at the Ryan's in Cartersville. "Age ain't got nothing to do with it, you g...
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