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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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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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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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Barn fire claims livestock
Staff Report 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...
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Clear Creek celebrates Pi Day
In honor of today’s date, Clear Creek Elementary School on Thursday celebrated their annual Pi Day a little early, during which students from all grade levels made a visit to the school gym to enga...
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Euharlee police chief struck while directing traffic
The chief of police in Euharlee was hit by a vehicle Wednesday morning while directing traffic. EPD Chief Terry Harget was standing along the center line of Euharlee Road in front of Woodland Middl...
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CPD officer, two others injured in morning crash
A Cartersville police officer en route to assist another officer was involved in an accident that left her and two others injured. According to the Georgia State Patrol, Sarah Johnson, 26, was trav...
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Cartersville development authorities honor Tilley
After more than 34 years of involvement with economic development, Gene Tilley stepped down from his positions on both of the Cartersville development authorities, effective Jan. 1. In recognition ...
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Red Top, Etowah Indian Mounds pay homage to Bartow's heritage Saturday
Through a pair of events at Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites’ Cartersville venues, patrons will have the opportunity to revisit Bartow County’s past on Saturday. While Red Top Mountain State Pa...
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Looking the part at Interview Day
Bartow County high schoolers on Wednesday were given the chance to put their interviewing skills to the test during the system’s Image and Interview Day. Held at each high school, as well as at the...
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Man receives 30 years for robbery
A second person on Wednesday was sentenced in a 2011 robbery of an elderly Taylorsville man. Leon Keith Oshande Taylor pled guilty before Superior Court Judge Scott Smith for the June 4, 2011, robb...
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