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Waterhouse strives for Toyo success, expansion
by Jason Lowrey
Sep 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
As human resources director for Toyo Tire, Don Waterhouse is a busy man. Since coming to Bartow County in 2004, the company has seen four expansions at its White facility. The most recent expansion...
Sybil Horning White
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Mrs. Sybil Horning White, 86, of Cartersville, widow of the late Robert Leon White Jr., died Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at Townsend Park Health and Rehabilitation. Parnick Jennings Funeral Home & Crema...
James Larry Faulk
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Mr. James Larry Faulk, 74, of Hills Creek Road, Taylorsville, passed away Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at his residence. Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, has charge of the funeral arra...
Hospitality Hero, People's Choice awards presented during Arts Festival at Rose Lawn
by Staff Report
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
The Cartersville-Bartow County Convention & Visitors Bureau honored five community leaders Saturday for their allied community support. In addition to the 10th annual Hospitality Hero Awards, the C...
Juried artist winners chosen at 39th annual Arts Festival at Rose Lawn Saturday
by Staff Report
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Seven artists were selected as winners from a field of 157 vendors at the 39th annual Arts Festival at Rose Lawn on Saturday in Cartersville. A total purse of $1,000 was awarded. Serving as judges ...
Museum Day Live! offers complimentary admission
by Marie Nesmith
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Referred to by the Booth Western Art Museum as a “visual feast,” the “Western American Art South of the Sweet Tea Line IV” spans 150 years of art history and highlights a broad range of medium, inc...
Cartersville, Cass XC rack up medals
by Staff Report
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
The Cartersville cross country team hosted the fifth annual Cartersville Classic at Tellus Saturday. Each the boys and the girls teams finished in second place to Hillgrove and head coach David Mat...
Bartow Blotter 9.21
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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 a ...
Taylorsville, Adairsville elementary among state Reward Schools
by Jessica Loeding
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
When the state Department of Education this week released the 2014 Reward Schools, Bartow County added a new school and returned another. The list — designated as part of Georgia’s waiver from the ...
Bartow serves as job exporter to other communities
by Jason Lowrey
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
According to data from 2011, Bartow County exports more workers to other areas than those who live and work in the county. The data, available on the U.S. Census Bureau’s OnTheMap application, show...
@White=[C] Franklin Eugene (Gene) Hall
by Marie Nesmith
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
@White=[C] Franklin Eugene (Gene) Hall, 75, of Cartersville, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Mr. Hall was born Oct. 19, 1938, in West Palm Beach, Fla., the son of the late John Alfred and An...
Steven Ford Brown II
by Marie Nesmith
Sep 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Mr. Steven Ford Brown II, 24, of Cartersville, died Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at his residence. Funeral services are incomplete at this time and will be announced by Parnick Jennings Funeral Home a...
City proposes plan for urban development
by Neil McGahee
Sep 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
The Cartersville City Council took the first steps to bring the city’s latest commercial venture, a 53-acre retail center on East Main Street, to fruition. Main Street Marketplace, a 231,013 square...
Franklin Eugene (Gene) Hall
Sep 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Franklin Eugene (Gene) Hall, 75, of Cartersville, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, is in charge of the arrangements. For the full obituary, ...
Carol Taylor Newberger
Sep 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Mrs. Carol Taylor Newberger, 67, of Cartersville, died Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, at her residence. Parnick Jennings Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Carol Newbe...
Fanfare Competition selects Woodland High grad's composition
by Marie Nesmith
Sep 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Describing his entry as a modern take on a traditional fanfare, Kyle Green’s “UltraPlex” recently was named a winning composition in the 2014 Dallas Wind Symphony Fanfare Competition. A 2014 gradua...
GDOT begins Tennessee St. project
by Jason Lowrey
Sep 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
After months of planning and preparation, the Georgia Department of Transportation is laying down a new layer of asphalt on Tennessee Street. The resurfacing will run from Felton Road to Leake Stre...
Cass falls to Dalton on road, 35-0
by Jason Greenberg
Sep 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Turnovers, penalties and third-down success will almost always determine the outcome of a football game. Unfortunately for Cass, winning the penalty and turnover battles were not enough Friday nigh...
Heroin High: Crackdown on painkillers drives drug's popularity
by Jessica Loeding
Sep 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Inject it. Snort it. Smoke it. Regardless of the method, heroin is in high demand. Synthesized from morphine, heroin is an opioid that appears as a white or light brown powder, or a black sticky su...
Bartow Blotter 9.20
Sep 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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 a ...

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