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'Agnes of God' to open at The Legion Friday
For “Agnes of God,” StageWorks Co-founder Leslie McCrary will lend her theatrical talents to The Pumphouse Players as she directs its upcoming John Pielmeier’s production. “It’s a really strong dra...
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Bartow schools to provide Emerson with campus
The Bartow County Board of Education on Monday voted to approve an intergovernmental agreement with the city of Emerson which will provide the city with the Emerson Elementary School building in ex...
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Archaeological work continues on Euharlee mill
Though archaeologists are no longer actively digging through the remains of Euharlee’s Lowry Mill, the archaeological work is still ongoing as the city’s experts compile their report and examine ar...
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Suspect pleads guilty to Boatner Avenue fire
The man accused of igniting a fire at a Boatner Avenue house in May 2013 pleaded guilty in court Monday. Phillip Rodger Bennett entered guilty pleas to first-degree arson, first-degree criminal dam...
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Miller strives for growth through multiple agencies
For more than 30 years, Ralph “Sonny” Miller has served on various planning committees and economic development boards in Cartersville and Bartow County. He serves as treasurer on the first Bartow-...
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Downtown Cartersville continues historic designation process, wins preservation award
Attempts to have downtown Cartersville named to the National Register of Historic Places overcame one hurdle Friday, Feb. 28, when the Georgia Historic Preservation Division recommended the applica...
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Father and daughter gear up for PLANET comp
With a long history of success, Chattahoochee Technical College’s horticulture students currently are preparing to compete against hundreds of other students at the Professional Landcare Network’s ...
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Report: Bartow among top counties for 2013 domestic violence-related deaths
After four years without a domestic violence fatality, Bartow County had three in 2013, according to last week’s annual Georgia 2013 Domestic Violence Fatality Review Report. In 2012, the fatality ...
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Bartow schools succeed in first regional science event
The crowd of parents and teachers that filled Woodland High School’s gym fell silent on Saturday awaiting the announcement of the overall winners of the Bartow/Paulding County Elementary Science Ol...
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‘Every Child’s a Star’ to benefit Advocates for Children March 21
With its slogan titled “kids helping kids,” Advocates for Children’s 21st annual “Every Child’s a Star” continues to foster the talents and philanthropic efforts of Bartow’s youth. In addition to s...
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Superior Court convenes Monday
A dozen cases are listed as potential priority cases when Bartow County Superior Court convenes Monday. Cherokee Judicial Circuit District Attorney Rosemary Greene released Friday a list of crimina...
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Barn fire claims livestock
A blaze Friday morning in White leveled a barn, claiming livestock inside. Bartow County Fire Department Capt. Adam Blair said stations were dispatched to the 700 block of Spring Place Road at 10:3...
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Students give 100 percent at Math Fest
Fourth- and fifth-grade Bartow County students on Friday gathered at the Bartow County College and Career Academy to see if their math practice would add up to a victory during the 2014 Bartow Coun...
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BHM Lunch and Learn program examines Atco's origins
In her presentation “Atco Families: From Paternalism to the Pursuit of Happiness,” historian and Atco native Yvonne Mashburn Schmidt will delve into the roots of American Textile Co.’s mill village...
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Aquafil announces expansion, 100 new jobs
Aquafil USA announced Friday afternoon it would be expanding its Cartersville carpet fiber manufacturing facility by 50 percent this year, which is expected to be a $20 to $25 million investment. P...
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