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Traffic stop yields warrants
A deputy patrolling Ga. Highway 20 near Branton Road stopped a red pickup truck traveling very slowly. When asked for a driver license, the driver handed the deputy an identification card. When ask...
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One person transported after crash
One person was taken to the hospital after an accident Saturday morning. Bartow County EMS responded to a single-vehicle accident on Highway 41 at Griffin Road, according to EMS Public Information ...
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Bartow schools meet, exceed state SAT average
In a year when Georgia’s SAT scores dropped by two to three points, most Bartow County schools were able to meet or exceed the state average for 2014. According to a press release from the Georgia ...
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Etowah Valley Quilt Guild presents biennial show
For Kelly Nagel, the Etowah Valley Quilt Guild’s Love of Quilts Show has blossomed into a family affair. Opening Friday, the biennial offering will feature more than 200 quilts, including the work ...
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Rebuilt, retooled: Daiki reopens Adairsville facility
More than a year and half after an EF 3 tornado slammed into its building and knocked half of it to the ground, Daiki Corp. officially opened its Adairsville plant Thursday morning. Where metal bea...
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Cartersville school board raises Freeport exemption
Businesses in Cartersville will be paying a little less in taxes now, as the Cartersville school board approved a Freeport Tax exemption Thursday night. In a unanimous vote, the board approved movi...
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Wine and Fondue at Valley View set for Oct. 18
To help cultivate and strengthen its support base, the Etowah Valley Humane Society will present Wine and Fondue at Valley View Oct. 18. “Bob and Mary Norton had approached us a while back about al...
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Adairsville council outsources surveys, painting
Everything appeared to be moving smoothly as one agenda item after another was quickly approved by the Adairsville City Council at its regular meeting Thursday night. Then came agenda item No. 8, a...
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Arson suspected in carpet fire
Authorities are suspecting arson is the cause of a living room fire that burned carpet and melted blinds Wednesday night. According to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office incident report, a deputy w...
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CMC looks to raise Ebola and enterovirus awareness
Following the first Ebola-related death on American soil, Cartersville Medical Center is moving to explain how the hospital is prepared in case of a local infection and raise awareness of enterovir...
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U.S. Disc Dog World Finals returns to Cartersville this weekend
Featuring more than 200 teams from nine countries, the U.S. Disc Dog World Finals is continuing to expand its global reach. To be held at Cartersville’s Dellinger Park from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturd...
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Adairsville 10-year-old recovering after brain tumor removed
On the day his soccer season kicked off, 10-year-old Christian Leon underwent surgery to remove a brain tumor. “For the past year, he’s been having problems with dizziness, lightheadedness, off bal...
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Euharlee council approves Cowan Park repairs
The Euharlee City Council learned Tuesday night that it will cost about $19,000 to repair the baseball fields at Joe Cowan Park. At the Sept. 17 meeting, Parks and Recreation director Darren Bowers...
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Woman sentenced in theft case
A woman found guilty on theft charges in August will spend a decade in prison. On Aug. 29, Frances Lynn Law was found guilty of 22 counts of theft by taking, one count of secreting property to defr...
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Bartow County moves on Glade Road sewer system
Approximately one month after Bartow County broke ground on its Allatoona Resource Center on Glade Road, the state Environmental Protection Division has given its approval for a sewer system in the...
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