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Thompson faces Cherokee voters' questions
By Jason Lowrey jason.lowrey@daily-tribune.com When Cherokee County voters arrived at a community center on Bells Ferry Road in Canton Wednesday night, they were expecting a debate between Senate D...
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Bartow school audits show no findings, budget on track
The Bartow County School System recently completed its audits for individual schools which showed no findings, says Director of Finance Megan Brown. As system auditors examine finances through Dece...
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JDA approves $38 million bonds for Toyo warehouse
By Jason Lowrey jason.lowrey@daily-tribune.com Investments continue at the Toyo Tires plant with the approval of $38 million in bonds to finance expansion of the site’s warehousing capabilities. Du...
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Man kicks in bedroom door, attempts to stop deputy
Staff Report After allegedly kicking in his girlfriend’s bedroom door, a man tried to keep a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy out of his home early Friday morning. According to the incident re...
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Rogers proud of 'positive influence' on law enforcement
By Mark Andrews mark.andrews@daily-tribune.com With more than 2,000 law enforcement training hours since 1993 and having experience in law enforcement as a dispatcher, jail deputy, patrol officer, ...
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@White=[C] $500 million in bonds approved for LakePoint
@White=[C] With construction underway on its south campus, LakePoint Sporting Complex is now looking to access the $500 million available to it in the form of bonds. According to Development Author...
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Local officials attend int'l trade conference
Local officials once again attended the annual Southeast US-Japan conference that brings together American delegates and Japanese business leaders in order to foster economic ties and growth. For 2...
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Cartersville to usher in holiday season Dec. 5
With December on the horizon, a bevy of holiday offerings are starting to take shape in downtown Cartersville. Ranging from a tree lighting and parade to a dance performance and festive shopping, a...
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Hanukkah coincides with Thanksgiving Thursday
With Thanksgiving falling on the first day of Hanukkah, Jewish families in Bartow County are busy preparing for these converging holidays. “It’s a lot of fun,” said Randi Sonenshine, who resides in...
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GBI investigating ‘excessive force’ incident
Two weeks after authorities arrested Michael West at his Emerson business, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday began conducting an investigation into allegations of excessive force by po...
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Hightower pleads guilty in stabbing murder
In a hearing before Bartow County Superior Court Judge Scott Smith on Tuesday morning, Deandre Davoughin Hightower pleaded guilty in the 2012 murder of Candice Louise Piper. Hightower was charged w...
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Kindergarten and pre-K students celebrate Thanksgiving
Students across Bartow County and Cartersville are out of school this week for the Thanksgiving holiday, but on Friday, Nov. 22, younger students enjoyed some festivities after learning about the o...
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Local retailers preparing for Small Business Saturday
Once customers are through fighting the mobs of Black Friday shoppers, area businesses are looking forward to having those same, though hopefully less frantic, customers in their stores Saturday. S...
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Man stabbed at Bartow Motel
Cartersville police responded to a stabbing Sunday night that also involved a separate assault. According to the incident report, when officers arrived at the Bartow Motel, a heavy-set woman scream...
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Rogers proud of ‘positive influence’ on law enforcement
With more than 2,000 law enforcement training hours since 1993 and having experience in law enforcement as a dispatcher, jail deputy, patrol officer, investigator, supervisor and chief of police, B...
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