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A real trooper: Tanner brings quiet presence as GSP Post 3 commander
A meeting with Sgt. Kyle Tanner leaves an impression -- one of a man who is soft-spoken but direct, a law enforcement leader outside the limelight. Named the commander of Georgia State Patrol Post ...
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Structures lost in overnight fires
Bartow County Fire Department worked two residential fires within an hour of each other overnight Friday. According to BCFD Firefighter Tim Smith, units were first dispatched to a log cabin on Madd...
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Grand Theatre actress to star in made-for-television movie
With her on-stage and small-screen productions being presented over the next 14 days, area residents will have two opportunities to view the acting talents of Victoria Staley. Along with portraying...
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In-county mission effort inspires students to serve for a lifetime
While some of her neighbors may savor the sound of a steady rain, Betty Cagle is just beginning to feel its benefits. With downpours flooding her backyard and transforming it into an inhospitable p...
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The following information -- names
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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Community gets chance to weigh in on Sunday sales
Bartow County is following the trend of Cartersville and Kingston, giving residents the option to vote for Sunday alcohol sales via the July 31 primary election. "If the governing authority, in our...
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Bartow business provides support for Floyd County inmates
We thought of everything, goggles, gloves, hard hats, sun hats, sunblock and the one thing we didn't really think about extensively was their feet. So this was a lesson learned to us and we're goin...
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Dead, undead gather at public square
Friday, July 13 was the day a Zombie Apocalypse hit Cartersville. The event, promoted on Cartersville UNCUT's Facebook page, drew more than 150 people of all ages. Most attendees were in makeup and...
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Library encourages patrons' use of 'the force'
For young fans of the "Star Wars" film franchise and their parents, July 26 will provide an opportunity to engage in film crafts and activities as well as interact with costumed movie characters fr...
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Summer camps spur imagination, learning
Through the Georgia Museums Inc.'s summer camps, more than 170 youth are seizing the opportunity to broaden their creativity and knowledge. For 8-year-old Ali Dyke, making a mask and a peacock draw...
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Extension service faces growing demand with declining funds
* Editor’s Note: This is part of an ongoing series that will look at Bartow County’s budget by department. Providing instruction and information on a range of agricultural topics, the Bartow County...
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Big Chicken Chorus to visit Cartersville facilities
In honor of Barbershop Music Appreciation Day, 15 members of the Big Chicken Chorus will entertain residents at a variety of Cartersville assisted living and nursing home sites on Friday. Starting ...
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DDA names Tara Currier new director
Four months after the sudden resignation of its head administrator, the Cartersville Downtown Development Authority has named Tara Currier as executive director. Currier, currently the marketing di...
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Larry Allen Ward
Mr. Larry Allen Ward, 31, of Acworth passed away Saturday morning, July 7, 2012, in Cherokee County. R. Dudley Barton & Son Funeral Home, Adairsville, will be in charge of arrangements for Mr. Larr...
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Man airlifted after overturning crane
A contractor Tuesday afternoon was flown to an Atlanta hospital after the crane he was operating overturned. According to Bartow County Fire Department Battalion Chief Bryan Keeling, the man was dr...
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