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GBI identifies deceased in officer-involved shooting
by Jessica Loeding
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
One person is dead following a late-night officer-involved shooting in northern Bartow County. About 1 a.m. an Adairsville police officer shot and killed a suspect on the entrance ramp to Interstat...
Bartow Blotter 7.22
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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 ...
Externship schools teachers on workforce skills
by Cheree Dye
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
For one week this summer 19 Bartow County School System teachers ventured out into four local businesses to gain workforce perspective. In small teams, the educators were assigned to either Georgia...
Assault suspect stands off with deputies
by Staff Report
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
After allegedly assaulting his girlfriend’s daughter Saturday night, one man started a standoff with law enforcement. According to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office incident report, the victim sai...
Youth Explosion VI kicks off Saturday
by Marie Nesmith
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Bearing the theme, “It ain’t about you,” the Youth Explosion VI weekend looks to inspire its young participants to become more selfless and generous in nature. Starting on Saturday, the complimenta...
DDA’s First Friday to be a ‘Summer of Love’
by Jason Lowrey
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
In recognition of summer beginning to wane as children go back to school, the Cartersville Downtown Development Authority has announced its August First Friday event will be themed “Summer of Love....
Leonhardi to race 4 tracks, 6 races, in 9 days
by Jason Greenberg
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
On Aug. 4, Zach Leonhardi will resume school just like any other 13-year-old. However, unlike most of his classmates at South Central Middle School, Leonhardi will be busy racing six races at four ...
Jerry Daniel
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Jerry Daniel, 72, of Rydal, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014. Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, is in charge of the arrangements. For the full obituary, see the print or online ...
James Ivan Satterfield
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Mr. James Ivan Satterfield, 55, of Joe Frank Harris Parkway, Adairsville, went home to be with his Lord and savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, July 19, 2014. R. Dudley Barton & Son Funeral Home, Adai...
John Willie Collum Jr.
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
John Willie Collum Jr., 62, of Cartersville, died Sunday, July 20, 2014. Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, Cartersville, is in charge of the arrangements. For the full obituary, see the print or...
Grace Elizabeth Williams Nelson
Jul 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Mrs. Grace Elizabeth Williams Nelson, 90, a former resident of Cartersville and Griffin, passed away on Sunday, July 20, 2014, at Kennestone Hospital in Marietta due to natural causes. Conner-Westb...
Sophomore season: Bishop back on sidelines for Tigers
by Jessica Loeding
Jul 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
A south Georgia transplant, Eric Bishop long ago set his sights on being a head football coach. In just more than a month, he will begin his sophomore season at the helm of the Adairsville High Sch...
Bartow Blotter 7.20
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 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 ...
Feeling the H.E.A.T.: BCSO unit cracks down on traffic violators
by Jessica Loeding
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
In its first three quarters on Bartow County roadways, the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office Highway Enforcement of Aggressive Traffic unit put pressure on traffic violators around the county. Funded ...
BCCCA gears up for new school year, pathways
by Cheree Dye
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Bartow County College and Career Academy instructors, Donna Mathias and Rhonda Hendrix, worked to set up their new health care classrooms before the first day of school. Hendrix, who previously tau...
Kingston releases 2014 budget
by Jason Lowrey
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
On July 14 Kingston introduced its 2014 budget. Though several months late, it is the first legally introduced budget the city has had in more than a year. The city will hold a public hearing on th...
Man steals gun while pawning, video shows
by Staff Report
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
On Friday, a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy was dispatched to 1108 N. Tennessee St., Cartersville, in reference to theft by taking. Upon arrival the deputy met with the complainant who said ...
Benton qualifies for amateur national championship
by Jason Greenberg
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Taylor H. Benton, a dirt bike racer and sophomore at Woodland High School, has already racked up the accomplishments at just 15 years old. Benton has won the Alabama SCCA Championship three times, ...
Bobby Dean Mansfield
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Lt. Commander Bobby Dean Mansfield, retired naval aviator, U.S. Navy, passed away on July 5, 2014, following a valiant battle with cancer. Faith Chapel Funeral Home South, 100 Beverly Parkway, is e...
Milton 'Mitch' Thomas White
Jul 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Milton Thomas White, “Mitch,” 48, of Canton, went home to be with his Lord on July 18, 2014. For the full obituary, see the print or online edition.

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