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Academy plans use of grants
The Bartow County College and Career Academy’s Advisory Committee on Wednesday heard a report on the school’s progress, including a proposed construction timeline and information on the school’s sl...
Jan 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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County public safety headquarters again on hold
When work began two years ago at the future home of the Bartow County public safety headquarters, the projected 34,500-square-foot facility had no estimated time of completion. Officials said Wedne...
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Potential winter weather tonight, Friday
The National Weather Service on Wednesday evening issued a winter storm watch for Cartersville and Bartow County from late tonight into Friday. A cold front pushing through the Southeast on Friday ...
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Humane society plans Casino Night
On Saturday, Feb. 23, America’s Auto Auction in Emerson will be transformed into a casino as the Etowah Valley Humane Society encourages the community to place their bets on pets during the annual ...
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Bartow County celebrates, remembers life of MLK
Participants in the annual Brotherhood March briefly gathered at the steps of the Frank Moore Administration and Judicial Center Monday afternoon to remember, celebrate and act, as part of the Mart...
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Sweitzer continues to serve Bartow through designing, engineering
After nearly 50 years of engineering, researching, working with regulators and planning projects, John Sweitzer is showing no signs of slowing down. For the past year his firm, Sweitzer Engineering...
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Middlebrook Drive death under investigation
The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a 25-year-old man. According to a BCSO press release, deputies and emergency medical personnel responded to 47 Middlebrook Drive at ...
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Etowah Valley Young Marines honor 21 for community efforts
As an organization that places emphasis on community service, the Etowah Valley Young Marines on Saturday honored 21 of its members for giving back. During the Presidential Service Award Program, h...
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Gongwer, Greenwood headline annual chamber meeting
In its largest annual chamber dinner yet, the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce celebrated a year of achievements with awards for its members, a talk by award-winning author Todd Gongw...
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Lewis appointed to state's charter commission
The State Board of Education on Wednesday appointed seven State Charter Schools Commission members, including Tom Lewis of Bartow County. “Strengthening and reforming the way we educate our childre...
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New Year, New Faces: Olson tells 'it like it is' as county administrator
After more than 15 years doing legal work for the county, Peter Olson is taking on the task of guiding Commissioner Steve Taylor as Bartow County’s county administrator. The Chicago-born attorney b...
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Kingston works to clear tainted well
After discovering fecal coliform and E. coli in its water system, the Kingston Water Department is flushing out the tainted well in an attempt to get it back into service. Water Operator Billy Bake...
Jan 19, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bartow schools prep for budget, calendars
Bartow County Public Schools’ Chief Financial Advisor Todd Hooper on Monday announced the system has begun developing the next year’s budget. “At this point in time the finance department is fully ...
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Subject arrested in entering auto incident
On Friday, at 2 p.m., Chief Thomas N. Culpepper of the Cartersville Police Department announced the arrest of Darnell Robinson, 37, of Cartersville, in connection with an entering auto incident. Cu...
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The Gate offers Christian venue, coffeehouse
With a passion for music, fellowship and ministry, Dewayne and Lara Mullinax have opened The Gate Coffee Shop as a new venue, cafe and coffeehouse for Cartersville events. The faith-based meeting p...
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