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Bartow to gain 2,476 jobs in five years
With the past year’s string of business announcements and expansions, Bartow County will see 2,476 manufacturing-oriented jobs come to the community over the next five years. The total comes from a...
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An Appalachian love affair: Dabney chronicals moonshiners
At 86, Joseph Earl Dabney’s love affair with Appalachia is strong as ever. The former Daily-Tribune reporter, author of “Mountain Spirits,” “More Mountain Spirits” and “Smokehouse Ham, Spoon Bread ...
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BCFD firefighters complete CSX training in Colorado
For the third time, Bartow County Fire Department took advantage of training hosted by CSX. BCFD Capts. Billy Ward and Bruce King in September attended crude-by rail incident response training at t...
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Churches unite for Operation Inasmuch Sept. 27
Through her volunteer efforts with Operation Inasmuch, Melissa Schimke has seen firsthand how small acts of kindness can help transform a person’s qualify of life. Spearheaded locally by Heritage B...
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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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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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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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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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