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Ultimate Artist III exhibit accepting entries
With the Ultimate Artist III exhibit set for May 3, NorthPointe Church is seeking participants to showcase their creative abilities. “We’re really trying to reach people who may be intimidated by a...
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Euharlee council considers rebranding the city
At its work session Tuesday, the Euharlee City Council considered rebranding the city, deciding on its mission and stating the city’s vision. Euharlee resident Alec Trapheagen, designer of the new ...
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Woman lights herself on fire
A 59-year-old female transported by air ambulance Monday night to an Atlanta hospital set herself on fire. Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to the Gilreath Road residence about 8...
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Butler to leave Cartersville High
Cartersville High School Principal Steve Butler has announced his resignation effective June 30. Butler told The Daily Tribune News he feels he has been “fortunate” to serve as the school’s princip...
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Speeding stop smokes out rolling meth lab
A volatile rolling drug setup was located Monday morning in a traffic stop on Interstate 75. Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force agents were called at 10 a.m. to mile marker 301 on I-75 south after...
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Man hits tree while avoiding the police
On Saturday morning just after midnight, a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy noticed a car seemed to be attempting to evade him. The officer observed the vehicle traveling on Cassville Road. As...
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Tuesday deadline approaches for income tax filing
With Tuesday, April 15, marking the deadline for income tax filing, both the Internal Revenue Service and local accountants are offering tips for last-minute filers. “I’ve been getting calls all we...
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As child abuse awareness moves to forefront, reports of maltreatment rise
A brisk breeze blows through blooming dogwoods outside the Bartow County gold-domed courthouse. The sun peeks through thin clouds. It’s a beautiful spring day, but Associate Juvenile Court Judge Ja...
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4-H teaming up with Pet Vet for rabies clinic
In an effort to assist in limiting the number of local rabies cases, the Bartow County 4-H Club in cooperation with Dr. Spencer Tally of the Pet Vet Clinic will offer a rabies clinic at a reduced c...
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National Day of Prayer expands community offerings
Placing an emphasis on the power of praying God’s word, Bartow’s National Day of Prayer Committee is offering countywide Prayer Gatherings and Read Through the Bible opportunities leading up to the...
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Man hits tree while avoiding the police
Staff Report On Saturday morning just after midnight, a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy noticed a car seemed to be attempting to evade him. The officer observed the vehicle traveling on Cassv...
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Joe Frank Harris focus of BHM program, permanent exhibit
While life as the governor’s son sometimes resembled “growing up in a fishbowl,” Joe Frank Harris Jr. still cherishes memories from his father’s two terms in office and is humbled by the Bartow com...
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LakePoint begins laying turf on ballfields
The graded area next to Emerson is beginning to look like a ballpark. Though the construction site is still dominated with heavy machinery, water trucks and a tall pile of dirt, LakePoint Sporting ...
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Drunk man scares kids at Wal-Mart
On Thursday, April 10, about 9:28 p.m., two Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested a man for disorderly conduct after he was found drunk and scaring children at the Cartersville Wal-Mart,...
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116 theft charges against ex-magistrate clerk dismissed
An indictment outside the statute of limitations against a former Magistrate Court of Bartow County clerk led to a dismissal of charges this week in Bartow County Superior Court. Penny Blackmon was...
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