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Perdue swings through Bartow County
While on a whirlwind RV tour campaign, Republican U.S. Senate candidate David Perdue stopped for about 20 minutes in Cartersville, shaking hands and speaking with voters in front of Ross’s Diner. P...
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Barnsley named among top 10 Southern resorts
Barnsley Resort is one of the top 10 resorts in the South, as determined by USA Today. Announced in a July 2 article, the newspaper determined which 10 resorts in the region they considered the bes...
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Adairsville council launches search for new police chief
The Adairsville City Council announced that two candidates for the interim police chief’s position would be interviewed and vetted today and a decision would be announced by the end of the day. The...
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EVHS day camp to emphasize responsible pet ownership
Through the Animal Explorer Summer Day Camp, attendees of all ages will gain insight into the Etowah Valley Humane Society’s operations and learn how to become a responsible pet owner. Geared towar...
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Senior citizen, juvenile assaulted at home
A senior citizen and a juvenile girl were assaulted in their home early Tuesday morning when two people broke in. When a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to the scene on Howard Avenu...
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C'ville BOE recommends lower millage rate
At the work session of the city of Cartersville Board of Education on Thursday night, the board announced its intention to recommend a rollback on the millage rate. The current rate is 18.23 and wi...
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Jones resigns as APD chief
Adairsville Police Chief Robert Jones on Wednesday morning submitted his letter of resignation, citing his health. City Manager Pam Madison confirmed Jones’ resignation Wednesday evening. “He came ...
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Cartersville designated as accredited National Main Street Program
In honor of their dedication to commercial revitalization and historic preservation, the Cartersville Downtown Development Authority and Main Street Program recently received a National Main Street...
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Public hearings scheduled for Bartow BOE tentative millage rate increase
A spirited debate surrounded the tentative millage rate increase at the Bartow County Board of Education meeting on July 3. The 3-2 vote approved the tentative increase and proposes to raise the cu...
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County proposes no change to millage rate
With little growth projected in the tax digest, Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor today will hold the first public hearing on an unchanged millage rate. The proposed millage rate for 2014 in ...
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19-year-old airlifted after crash
A teenager was airlifted to an Atlanta hospital after a single-vehicle crash Tuesday morning. According to the Georgia State Patrol, Marcos Hernandez, 19, was driving a Ford Explorer north on Highw...
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19-year-old airlifted after crash
A teenager was airlifted to an Atlanta hospital after a single-vehicle crash Tuesday morning. According to the Georgia State Patrol, Marcos Hernandez, 19, was driving a Ford Explorer north on Highw...
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DNR assists in boat crash over holiday weekend
On Saturday night, more than 2,000 boats filled Lake Allatoona for the fireworks display at the Allatoona Yacht Club. Department of Natural Resources officers Sgt. Mike Barr and Cpl. Lee Burns patr...
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Resourceful Monson helps patrons find what they need
Amanda Monson, the new adult services coordinator for the Bartow County Library System, brings a fresh face and wealth of knowledge to the local library. Monson’s love of history and reading, combi...
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Indian cuisine comes to Cartersville
In the past, if you had a hankering for Indian food, you headed south to Marietta or Atlanta. No more. Taj Indian Buffet is open for business. Alex Hirani grew up in Hyderabad in southern India and...
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