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Bartow Family Resources marks 25th anniversary Oct. 16
Bartow Family Resources will celebrate its 25th anniversary during the fourth annual Night of Life. The fundraising banquet will be held Oct. 16 from 6:15 to 8:30 p.m. at Tellus Science Museum, 100...
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Eggs and Issues recognizes Breast Cancer Awareness Month
To help raise awareness of how 1 in 8 women are affected by breast cancer, the Adairsville Council’s October Eggs and Issues breakfast heard from The Hope Center at Cartersville Medical Center on h...
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Cartersville readies for expected harsh winter
Should the predictions of a snowier than normal winter come to pass, Cartersville will be ready. According to the 2015 edition of the Farmers’ Almanac, this winter will see below-normal temperature...
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Friend begins fundraising for family affected by fire
When a fire heavily damaged the home they were renting, a friend of Christopher and Davita Clanton decided to step in. “I started the fundraiser because these people and their kid are more than fri...
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Euharlee celebrates Nelson's induction into National 4-H Hall of Fame
Prior to her induction into the National 4-H Hall of Fame, the late Emmie Nelson will be recognized by her hometown at the Euharlee Historical Society’s quarterly membership meeting Saturday. To be...
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Bartow bank deposits drop by $36 million
As of June 30, bank deposits in Bartow County have fallen by approximately $36 million from the year before. According to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, on June 30, 2013, banks in Barto...
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CMC observes Breast Cancer Awareness Month
As October kicks off, The Hope Center and the Breast Imaging Center at Cartersville Medical Center are offering several programs and services to highlight Breast Cancer Awareness Month. “First, we’...
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BCCCA breaks down enrollment, program goals
The Bartow County College and Career Academy laid out its current enrollment numbers and explained its future goals Tuesday morning to a group of business and industry leaders from the area. The me...
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GHC tobacco ban takes effect today
Georgia Highlands College instituted a new tobacco use policy today that will create a completely tobacco-free campus. Last March, the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia voted to ...
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City schools to hold hearings on charter renewal
Ahead of the submission for renewal, Cartersville City School System will hold two public hearings regarding the system’s charter status. Cartersville City Schools originally received a five-year a...
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Great Locomotive Chase Festival celebrates 46th year
Describing the event as a homecoming, Regina Wheeler is looking forward to seeing her hometown tranformed by the 46th annual Great Locomotive Chase Festival. Now serving as the deputy director for ...
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State agencies covering Bartow take home Governor's Challenge honors
Two state law enforcement agencies took high honors at the 15th annual Governor’s Challenge Awards in Macon this week. An annual recognition program for law enforcement agencies of all sizes from a...
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McGruder monument now a Kingston attraction
A week after its dedication, the monument to Mattie McGruder — also called Melvina Shields — is being seen as a new way to attract visitors and tourists to Kingston who are interested in her relati...
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Suspect robs store with knife
A predawn robber took almost $2,000 in a holdup Saturday. An employee of Citgo on Highway 113 said she was retrieving a straw near the fountain machine about 5:15 a.m. when a black male entered the...
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Verdicts returned in two Superior Court cases
Juries on Friday returned verdicts in two cases in the courtroom of Superior Court Judge Suzanne Smith. In the first, the jury about noon returned a predominantly guilty verdict in a child molestat...
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