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West Nile fears spread again, no cases seen in northwest Georgia
Following a mild winter across much of the nation, confirmed cases of West Nile Virus have reached record numbers since the disease entered America more than a decade ago. While cases have, for unk...
Aug 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Civil War tourism gaining steam
Containing about 40 paintings and 10 sculptures, the Booth Western Art Museum’s Civil War Gallery will take center stage during the upcoming Atlanta Campaign Bus Tour. With the overnight attendees ...
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Popular Adairsville restaurant lost in blaze
A favorite eatery in downtown Adairsville was lost Sunday evening after a fire ravaged the building. According to Bartow County Fire Department Sgt. Lisa Hahn, crews were called to Sage Cottage on ...
Aug 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lt. Gov. Cagle shows support for Bartow academy
Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle spoke to community members and educators Monday at the Bartow County College and Career Academy, touting the educational and economic successes of college and career academys t...
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Henderson wins MAT Award
On Sunday, Kip Henderson captured The Pumphouse Players’ first Metropolitan Atlanta Theater Award. A member of the PHP for more than 20 years, the Cartersville resident won the leading actor award ...
Aug 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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County school board approves fraud, heat policies
The Bartow County Board of Education on Monday unanimously approved its consent agenda, which expanded and clarified the system’s heat policy to pertain to school band members as well as athletic o...
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Patterson sees improvement in Kingston PD
At 23, Clay Patterson isn’t your typical police chief. He’s a full-time college student running a one-man department in a town of less than 700. Patterson, who has been serving as interim chief of ...
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The following information — names
The following information — names, photos, addresses, charges and other details — was taken directly from Bartow County Sheriff’s Office jail records. Not every arrest leads to a conviction, and a ...
Aug 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cloverleaf Elementary awaiting flashers and signs
Bartow County Public Schools are reporting the system is waiting on a Georgia Department of Transportation permit in order to install school zone signs and flashers at the new Cloverleaf Elementary...
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Shalin brings ongoing passion to library
For Thomas Shalin, working as youth services coordinator for the Bartow County Library System is not simply a job, but a continuation of his life-time love for books. With two young sons, Shalin do...
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Family still looking for missing man
A Cartersville man missing while on a family vacation in Myrtle Beach, S.C., has yet to be located, according to family members Saturday. Johnny Lamar Brown, 44, has been missing since Aug. 3. At t...
Aug 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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County commissioner candidates head for Tuesday runoff
Bartow County voters will choose between Mike Bearden and Steve Taylor on Tuesday, Aug 21, in the final vote for county commissioner. In the July 31 primary Bearden received 3,301 votes, which came...
Aug 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Best Pharmacy returns to roots of service
After retiring after more than 30 years as a pharmacist, Juanita Anderson wasn’t looking to risk her livelihood on a new venture, but she saw a need and an opportunity to help others. Stepping out ...
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Constance B. (Connie) Ingram
Constance B. (Connie) Ingram, 87, of Cartersville, went home to be with Jesus Friday morning, Aug. 17, 2012. Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive, is in charge of the arrangements.
Aug 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beck, Stewart gear up for tax commissioner runoff
With the Aug. 21 runoff quickly approaching, Bartow County tax commissioner candidates Vicki Beck and Steve Stewart are actively trying to energize their base while reaching out to undecided voters...
Aug 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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