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Walmart syringes return no fingerprints from testing
The Bartow County Sheriff's Office announced Monday results of testing on the syringes in clothing at Walmart. According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, results from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation C...
Dec 20, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boots and Buckshot continues entrepreneurial dream
In the wake of a turbulent economy, Rick and Denise Hawkins have followed their passion for the outdoors opening Boots and Buckshot on Cartersville's west end. With a diverse history of business ex...
Dec 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Churches prepare for Christmas Eve services
Even though Christmas falls on Sunday, many churches throughout Bartow still will offer Christmas Eve services to celebrate the birth of their savior, Jesus Christ. At the Church of the Ascension -...
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Two more syringes found in Cartersville Walmart clothing
Two more syringes were found in the Cartersville Walmart's clothing department. One needle was found Thursday afternoon in the front left pocket of a women's night gown. A second needle was found F...
Dec 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cartersville City Council concludes 2011 business
After hearing a second reading of a proposal for rezoning changes in the Olde Town area Thursday evening, the Cartersville City Council approved the change from Multi-Use to Residential without cha...
Dec 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Leadership Bartow lends hand in service
Three local nonprofits received extra help Wednesday as volunteers got to work during the Leadership Bartow Community Service Day. Organized by the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce, L...
Dec 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Toyo Tire hosts community Christmas luncheon
Members of the community gathered together Saturday in the Cartersville Civic Center for food, music, and conversation at the 3rd annual Toyo Tire Community Christmas Luncheon. The luncheon ran fro...
Dec 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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BARTOW BLOTTER — 12.18
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 ...
Dec 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Donations to wrap recipients in warmth this winter
For Nanci Davis and Patsy Headrick, the holidays are a time to spread good cheer. Involved in separate endeavors, the Bartow County residents are using their homespun talents -- sewing, crocheting ...
Dec 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eye of the Tiger: Kremer finding success along sidelines in Adairsville
The War Room, a sparsely furnished, windowless room in the Adairsville High School field house, is where the battle lines are drawn, the plan of attack mapped out and the coach prepares his men. In...
Dec 18, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Katie L. Smith
Mrs. Katie L. Smith, 81, of Cartersville died Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011, at Townsend Park Health and Rehab. A native of Bartow County, born May 12, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Henry Frankl...
Dec 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Quest Global invests in team development
"An educated employee is a better employee." That's the philosophy of Jason Dickerson, executive vice president of Cartersville-based trucking company Quest Global. This spring, Quest Global initia...
Dec 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kingston family moving on after fire
"It's just overwhelming at how wonderful and blessed I am," Susan Kimbell said through tears Thursday after losing her Kingston home in a fire Monday night. Kimbell was one of two victims to blazes...
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Registration under way for The Grand Theatre's acting classes
In the new year, students in grades two through 12 will be able to learn the ins-and-outs of the stage, courtesy of The Grand Theatre. Starting Jan. 3, the Cartersville venue will offer Kids Onstag...
Dec 16, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Home Defense: Simple measures could prevent burglary
Clicks and snaps may cause someone to think their doors and windows are locked, but how can anyone be sure? As a recent study conducted by The Daily Tribune News shows, burglaries are on the rise i...
Dec 15, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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