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First lady reads to Bartow students
First Lady Sandra Deal on Tuesday made a visit to three Bartow County Elementary Schools to read to kindergarteners and pre-K students as part of Read Across Georgia Month. Deal stopped by Taylorsv...
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United Way of Bartow County celebrates successful campaign
As a participant of the Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter’s transitional housing program, Jennifer Mauldin’s five-year outlook now is full of opportunities. Currently studying criminal justice at Chat...
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Adairsville mayoral election tentatively set for May 20
The Adairsville City Council met for a scheduled work session just a day after the small town was shocked by the sudden resignation of its mayor. Evan King’s one sentence letter simply said, “I her...
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Murder suspect found in Bartow
Staff Report A Whitfield County murder suspect attempted to flee federal and local authorities Tuesday after being spotted inside a Bartow County residence, according to a Bartow-Cartersville Drug ...
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Emerson makes fast work of council agenda
In the four minutes required to go from roll call to adjournment, Emerson City Council learned that a police car encountered an errant jack stand on Interstate 75, causing considerable damage to th...
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Women's History Club speaks to Kingston council
Members of the Kingston Women’s History Club made their opinions of a water meter at the club’s museum, and giving a key to the police department, known during the Kingston City Council’s Monday ni...
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Cartersville man shot in Woodstock
A local man looking to collect a debt in Cherokee County was shot over the weekend. The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office said about 4:30 p.m. Sunday Cherokee 911 received a call from a motorist say...
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Borden shares Iditarod experience with Hamilton Crossing students
Participating in a 1,000 mile, 22 dog-driven snow race is not necessarily an endeavor one might consider a Southern activity, but for Kennesaw’s Bill Borden, becoming the only Georgian to complete ...
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Cartersville hires new high school band director
The Cartersville City Board of Education on Monday approved the employment of Robert Steelnack as band director for Cartersville High School. “Our band director is the program director at Pepperell...
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DTF arrests fugitive on child rape warrant
A man wanted out of New England for almost two decades was captured in Euharlee early Monday morning. Just before 6:30 a.m. agents with the Bartow-Cartersville Drug Task Force, U.S. Marshals Fugiti...
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King resigns Adairsville mayor post
Adairsville city hall announced Monday that Evan King has resigned as mayor, effective March 6. King’s resignation letter was one line long, reading, “I hereby resign the office of Mayor of City of...
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The new marshal: Garland joins BCFD in fire service role
Gary Garland is a full of surprises. He is a musician, pastor, state-certified clown and, beginning Monday, the Bartow County fire marshal. A native of Bartow County, Garland has spent almost four ...
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The new marshal: Garland joins BCFD in fire service role
Gary Garland is a full of surprises. He is a musician, pastor, state-certified clown and, beginning Monday, the Bartow County fire marshal. A native of Bartow County, Garland has spent almost four ...
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Neighbors remember teen with vigil
As the lingering daylight slowly faded behind the pines Saturday evening, Eagle View Mobile Home Park residents gathered to remember Christopher Roupe. The 17-year-old, who died Feb. 14 after a pol...
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Roupe vigil tonight
Earlier this week Tia and David Howard prepare for tonight’s candlelight vigil in honor of Christopher Roupe who was killed in an officer-involved shooting. The vigil, previously scheduled for last...
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