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Library to hold first crafts fair
The Bartow County Friends of the Library will hold its first craft fair on Oct. 29 in hopes of drawing a crowd for local artists while raising money for the library. "What we've thought about is a ...
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Three shooters denied bond
Three men accused of firing on motorists and a Georgia State Patrol trooper over the weekend were denied bond in Cherokee County Magistrate Court Tuesday afternoon. Judge James Drane III said, "The...
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Atlanta tops the chart in rush hour commute time
A new study puts Atlanta area commuters No. 1 on the list but last to make it home. According to the Texas Transportation Institute's 2011 Urban Mobility Report, Atlanta ranked modestly in most com...
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Advocates honors partners, volunteers
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Bartow County Hospitality Association gets off to promising start
Even though the Bartow County Hospitality Association’s first meeting drew modest attendance on Thursday, the group’s organizers are pleased that the gathering featured a wide cross section of repr...
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Health department issues food service scores
The following food service inspections were issued by the Bartow County Health Department from Sept. 25 to Oct. 1: * Burger King, 4 N. Dixie Ave. in Cartersville, inspected Sept. 28, 95/A; * Gourme...
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Kingston discusses grant for overhauling water system
Kingston's work session Monday night saw a number of discussion items, many of which will go forward next week for a vote. Tabled last month due to the absence of Councilman Ed Miklas, the installa...
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Friends remember Judge Jere White
Former District Attorney and Superior Court Judge Jere Field White passed away Monday on St. Simon's Island. White served Bartow County and north Georgia for more than 20 years. Bartow County Admin...
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Multi-unit task force captures interstate shooters
A coordinated manhunt between numerous regional agencies ended about 5 p.m. Monday when the last of the suspects in a Sunday shooting was apprehended. With helicopters circling in the air over roug...
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CFD encourages residents to keep homes safe during Fire Prevention Week
What's the best way to protect your family from fire? Be ahead of the game, of course. With more than 360,000 home fires reported in the United States in 2009, according to the nonprofit National F...
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UPDATE: Suspects captured in manhunt
Bartow County authorities captured one suspect late Monday morning in the search for three men who fired on motorists and a Georgia State Patrol trooper. Two other suspects were taken into custody ...
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CTC campus police become official
Students at Chattahoochee Technical College will soon see a change in security as the campus police has been recognized by the Georgia Peace Officer Standards and Training Council, as well as the G...
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Teachers encouraged to get free flu shots
This past Friday, teachers at Allatoona Elementary School had the opportunity to receive free flu shots, and students across Bartow County will soon have the opportunity to receive free vaccines as...
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StageWorks brings 'Twelfth Night' into the 21st century
Setting William Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night" in a nightclub, StageWorks Inc. will put a new twist on the play of mistaken identities Oct. 15. Traditionally performed against the backdrop of the ro...
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5K runs on tap for Good Neighbor, Salvation Army
In October, runners will have ample opportunities to record their best times as two United Way of Bartow County agencies -- the Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter and The Salvation Army -- are organizi...
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