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Meth from Mexico: AP report reflects local trend
* Editor’s Note: Following a report last week from The Associated Press concerning the rise of methamphetamine from Mexico, The Daily Tribune News talked with the Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Forc...
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Kingston council told to honor promises
Kingston City Council received an ultimatum at its July 1 work session. Keep your promises or else. Former Kingston Police Chief Walter Harrell’s employment was terminated in January 2012 by former...
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Cartersville approves budget amendment for trails
The Cartersville City Council on Monday approved a budget amendment to take $35,000 from budget reserves in order to continue the efforts for the Leake Mounds Trail. However, while the council vote...
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Brown reflects on DYW top-10 finish
By Marie Nesmith marie.nesmith@daily-tribune.com Continuing Bartow County’s success in the Distinguished Young Women program, Avian Brown became the second consecutive local representative to captu...
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Rhodes brings sense of adventure to CBCC role
In 2010, Bartow County opened the 44,000-square-foot Clarence Brown Conference Center, and at its helm ever since has been Melissa Rhodes. After a career in pharmaceutical sales, Rhodes headed up t...
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Battles named interim executive director of Etowah Scholarship Foundation
State Rep. Paul Battles, R-Cartersville, has been named the interim executive director of the Etowah Scholarship Foundation. “I’m thrilled at the possibility of working with the foundation. I’ve se...
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Aggressive driver, victim arrested after road rage incident
An aggressive driver and a woman who began as the victim were arrested Friday afternoon after a confrontation on Tennessee Street. According to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office reports, Clayton B...
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Bartow’s Brown makes top 10 at DYW event
Bartow County’s Avian Brown earned a top 10 spot Saturday night at the Distinguished Young Women competition in Mobile, Ala. The 18-year-old, a 2013 graduate of North Cobb Christian School, compete...
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'Carbon Footprint' to address environmental concerns July 11
Originally scheduled for April, Your Carbon Footprint: How to Tiptoe Across the Earth was cut short due to foul weather, but will make its premiere Thursday, July 11, at the Cartersville Public Lib...
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Nature's Bounty: Community organizations partner to fortify Cartersville Farmer's Market
As the Cartersville Farmer’s Market starts taking shape, supporters are gearing up for its peak yield in July and August. With Bartow experiencing ample rainfall over the past few months, Bartow Co...
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DNR wraps up Operation Dry Water today
In the fading light of Saturday, Georgia Department of Natural Resources Rangers Cpl. Byron Young and Zack Hardy wrap up operations on Lake Allatoona. “I can’t tell how close he is, but he is close...
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Aggressive driver, victim arrested after road rage incident
Staff Report An aggressive driver and a woman who began as the victim were arrested Friday afternoon after a confrontation on Tennessee Street. According to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office repor...
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Library offers summer-trip incentives, Braves program
The Bartow County Library System is continuing to provide opportunities throughout the summer to encourage both youth and adults to read, including incentives in the metro-Atlanta area for summer t...
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Blood donations sought during summer shortage
With high temps and family vacation summer brings a lot of things, among them is a perennial shortage in blood supply. Each year as schools let out and regular donors travel out of town, donations ...
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Gunman threatens man's life for $200
A Cartersville resident told police Thursday night that a man had threatened him with a gun over $200. Just before midnight, the victim flagged down a Cartersville police officer at 905 N. Tennesse...
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