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Calvin Cooley appointed to Ward 4 post

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Calvin Cooley, 69, a lifelong resident of Cartersville, was appointed by the Cartersville City Council to serve the unexpired term of Ward 4 councilman Lindsey McDaniel, who resigned in April due to health issues.

Superior court jury awards Bartow couple $1.4 million

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Bobby Walker, seated, and Frank Jenkins, attorneys for the Jenkins & Bowen law firm, successfully recovered $1.4 million from the Georgia Dept. of Transportation for their clients.
A pair of local attorneys — Frank Jenkins and Bobby Walker from the Jenkins & Bowen law firm — won a $1.4 million verdict last week against the Georgia Dept. of Transportation in Bartow County Superior Court.

City Council deems BBQ and Blues a success

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The Adairsville City Council work session began on an upbeat note as several citizens stood to compliment the city for two successful downtown events, the April 22 Clean-Up Day and last weekend’s BBQ & Blues.

Emerson appoints new police chief

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The Emerson City Council voted unanimously Monday to hire Randall Turner, a 12-year veteran of the Polk County Police Department, to be the city’s new police chief.

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