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BARTOW BLOTTER — 3.11
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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LakePoint Sports development to include spiritual ministry
The proposed LakePoint Sporting Community & Town Center has been touted as a game changer for Bartow County economics bringing in an estimated 3 million visitors a year but a group of community mem...
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Bartow quilters to display creations at international show
For Beverley Raptis and Karolyn Reker, having their creations displayed at the 2012 American Quilter's Society's Quilt Show & Contest is a prize in itself. Selected as semifinalists, the Etowah Val...
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Photographers from afar gather at Old Car City
Workshop photographers gathered at Old Car City in White on Friday and Saturday to photograph antique cars, learn new techniques and join together in Christian fellowship. Leading the workshop was ...
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City school board names new CHS principal
The Cartersville City Board of Education on Thursday voted to approve Steven Butler, currently the principal of Oakwood Digital Academy in Cobb County, as the new principal of Cartersville High Sch...
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Bartow's Budget: Senior center, social services providing programs on limited funds
* Editor's Note: This is part of an ongoing series that will look at Bartow County's budget by department. Bartow's senior and indigent residents can receive a multitude of services through two cou...
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Cartersville DDA executive director Hood resigns
A statement released Thursday by the Cartersville Downtown Development Authority Board of Directors announced the resignation of Executive Director Liz Hood. "Liz Hood resigned as the executive dir...
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Cartersville schools seeking $2M for budget
Cartersville City Schools are facing budget restraints and are looking to fill the monetary gaps. Finance Committee Chairwoman Kelley Dial said during the Cartersville City Board of Education's Thu...
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Bartow Health Access closing in on permanent location
Bartow Health Access' dream of becoming a full-time clinic is coming to fruition as the organization expects to close on a permanent location this month. Located at 31 Pointe North Drive in Carters...
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Adairsville proceeds with Logtown project
By Matt Shinall matt.shinall@daily-tribune.com The Adairsville City Council approved Thursday the formation of a local consultation committee to participate in the revitalization of Logtown. A comm...
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Registration under way for WinShape Camps for Communities
In its Bartow County debut, the WinShape Camps for Communities will offer a weeklong day camp this summer for youth who have completed first through sixth grades. Sponsored by Chick-fil-A of Carter...
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Crossover day spells long hours for Georgia Legislature
Wednesday marked day 30 of the 2012 legislative session, also known as Crossover Day for the Georgia General Assembly. If lawmakers were hoping to see a bill through this year, it had to be voted o...
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Mission Road performance tides over school
Mission Road Elementary School fifth-graders on Tuesday showed off their art and performance skills during the school's annual puppet show and musical, which featured an oceanic theme. "We made hom...
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Joseph Hall
Mr. Joseph Hall, 56, of Cartersville, passed away Monday, March 5, 2012, at his residence. Born in Inverness, Fla., Jan. 31, 1956, he was born to the late Farris Edgar Hall and the late Elsie Rosa ...
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Euharlee becomes city of ethics, prepares for future events
Euharlee agreed to hold itself to higher standards by renewing a resolution to become a city of ethics Tuesday night at its city council meeting. The meeting saw other approvals, including an agree...
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