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BCSO, DNR launch joint lake patrol effort
Six deputies on Tuesday became part of a partnership effort between the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources to increase patrol efforts on Lake Allatoona. ...
Aug 15, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jury awards day care owners $1.7M in DOT ruling
As ordered by a Bartow County Superior Court jury on Aug. 7, the Georgia Department of Transportation must pay a local couple $1,736,000 for their property before it can be demolished. Richard and ...
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Suspect kills one, himself in rampage
Authorities are searching for a motive in a rampage Tuesday that left two people dead, including the suspect, and three others wounded. Sometime about 3:30 p.m. Austin Tyler, 20, was working on the...
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UGA faculty tours Shaw Plant 15
A busload of University of Georgia faculty toured Shaw Plant 15 in Cartersville early Tuesday morning as part of a larger whirlwind tour across the state. The New Faculty Tour, according to a UGA p...
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Civil War bus tour departs Aug. 23
Presented by the Bartow History Museum, a Civil War bus tour will provide participants fresh perspectives on the conflict’s ties to Bartow County. Set for Aug. 23, “War at Every Door: Bartow County...
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Adairsville council considers millage rollback
The Adairsville City Council met in a work session last night to discuss a full agenda of items to be presented at Thursday’s regular meeting. Foremost among the items was a projected rollback in t...
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Motorcycle ride to benefit AHS band
On Saturday the third annual Adairsville Band Rockin’ Tiger Poker Run will make its way through the northern part of Bartow County. The motorcycle ride begins at 10 a.m. at Adairsville High School ...
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UPDATE: Two dead, three wounded in string of shootings
A bizarre string of incidents that began with a shooting on Brent Circle ended Tuesday afternoon with two people dead, including the suspect. Bartow County Sheriff Clark Millsap said the suspect op...
Aug 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bartow Health Access continues to serve underinsured, uninsured
After being closed for about a month, the Bartow Health Access’ Louis E. Tonsmeire Sr. Clinic currently is serving Bartow County’s underinsured and uninsured residents. Reopening at the end of July...
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Mauney inspires women through annual Expo
Through the Northwest Georgia Women’s Expo, Karon Mauney has provided participants an opportunity to relax and discover local businesses and organizations that have an emphasis in women’s health, f...
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Ceremony honors local recipients of medal on Purple Heart Day in Georgia
Forty-seven years ago, Steve Wilson was in the jungles of Vietnam, fighting alongside his fellow Marines, when he was wounded — twice. In August 1967, Wilson was struck in the leg by shrapnel or ca...
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Bartow County tag office adds payment options
Residents who walk into the Bartow County tag office now have an option: paper or plastic? After acquiring a new payment processing system from Courtware Solutions Inc., the tag office has been acc...
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SCMS band director receives national recommendation
Since 1989 Sheila Smith has been fine-tuning the musical ears and talent of South Central Middle School band students. During her career, the SCMS band has been selected to perform at various disti...
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Jordan remembered for unyielding service to Emerson
A lifelong resident of Emerson, the late Henry Jordan is being remembered by his family and colleagues for his compassion for others and service to his hometown. On Friday, the former Emerson mayor...
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Pugliese headlines August Eggs and Issues breakfast
Guests of the Adairsville Council’s August Eggs and Issues breakfast had the chance to pick the brain of Paul Pugliese, Bartow County’s University of Georgia Extension Office coordinator, on how th...
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