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Care-a-Thon to feature Cartersville 7-year-old's story
With Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s personalized care serving as a lifeline to Stacie Baggett’s family over the past three years, the Cartersville resident is excited to promote Scottish Rite a...
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Attorneys part of state program to receive national award
When Karen Geiger got into law, she wanted to make sure people were treated fairly. On Aug. 8, she will be part of a state program recognized at the national level for its public service. Geiger an...
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Emerson council issues moratorium on conditional use permits
The Emerson City Council declined to approve a request from Mad Dog Headers, an automobile accessory manufacturer, to rezone the property at 105 Second St. from C-1, neighborhood retail commercial,...
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Kingston hosts empty public hearing
When the Kingston City Council opened its Monday night public hearing on the 2014 budget, it faced an empty room. No Kingston residents came before the chamber to voice any opinion on the overdue b...
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'Night at the Museum' returns to Tellus Aug. 9
Through “Night at the Museum,” Tellus employees aim to provide patrons an entertaining encounter with science. Returning to Tellus Science Museum Aug. 9 from 6 to 10 p.m., the sixth annual event wi...
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Gwinnett man drowns in Lake Allatoona Sunday
A 26-year-old Snellville man drowned while trying to retrieve an inflatable float that had blown away from shore on Lake Allatoona Sunday. Ryan Tyndall’s body was found by divers from the Georgia D...
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Hall settles in as chamber CFO
With just more than a month under her belt as the new executive assistant and CFO for the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce, Kathy Hall has settled into her job of helping promote and ...
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Bartow Give a Kid a Chance preps students in need
For its seventh year, Bartow Give a Kid a Chance distributed school supplies to approximately 1,660 students with a demonstrated need Saturday. From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., more than 250 volunteers worke...
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Quarterly Luncheon brings Benham as featured speaker
With an extensive family business history, Georgia Supreme Court Justice and Bartow native Robert Benham brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise as the guest speaker for the Cartersville-Bartow ...
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C. Mo's Kids opens new doors to the outdoors
In 2013, Aaron Wood of Taylorsville serendipitously stumbled upon an organization that captured his heart. While at a Georgia Outdoor Network Outdoor Blast event, he met representatives from the Ki...
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Pumphouse Players to open 40th season with ‘Harvey’
As The Pumphouse Players prepares to launch its 40th season, the theater group’s president, Will Brooks, is paying tribute to the organization’s formative years. Sifting through the troupe’s archiv...
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One charged in Highway 140 wreck
Although a wreck involving a tractor-trailer shut down Ga. Highway 140 near Big Ditch Road for approximately two hours Friday afternoon, no one was injured. According to a statement from Georgia St...
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Course educates providers on recognizing, documenting child abuse
Fifty-one children are the victims of confirmed abuse or neglect each day in the state of Georgia. On average, at least one child dies each week as a result of abuse or neglect. Those statistics, p...
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Teachers from around the state attend summer academy
The Georgia Department of Education hosted the English Language Arts Summer Academy for teachers of all grade levels on Monday, July 21, and Tuesday, July 22. The event, held at the Clarence Brown ...
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Big Chicken Chorus vocalists to present Cartersville Community Service Day
With its Cartersville Community Service Day around the corner, a subgroup of the Big Chicken Chorus is promoting Friday’s outreach performances. Throughout the day, about 25 vocalists from the Mari...
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