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Candlelight vigil planned for deceased infant
The family of a deceased infant are planning a vigil for tonight. Journey Cowart, 1, died Tuesday night at Cartersville Medical Center. An autopsy by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s Medical E...
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Smart Driver Course refreshes skills, provides opportunity for insurance discount
According to a press release, effective Jan. 1, 2014, AARP introduced its new driver safety course, Smart Driver. The driver safety program provides engaging instructional programs for all drivers ...
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Kingston on campaign trail for U.S. Senate
As one of the Republicans in the race for Saxby Chambliss’ Senate seat, Rep. Jack Kingston, representing Georgia’s 1st District, has crossed the state numerous times to generate support and speak w...
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Senate resolution calls for constitutional convention
Senate Resolution 736 moved out of the rules committee Friday in the Georgia Legislature, putting the state a step closer to calling for a constitutional convention. The resolution has six sponsors...
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Preserving the pastBartow History Museum's Evening Lectures to highlight Noble Hill School, Black Pioneers Cemetery
Displayed inside the Noble Hill-Wheeler Memorial Center, a potbelly stove illustrates how the former two-room schoolhouse was heated in its first years of operation. Now serving as a cultural museu...
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State health plan could see changes amidst backlash
It’s no secret that many state employees, including current and former educators, are upset with the new Georgia State Health Benefit Plan. On Monday, the Georgia Department of Community Health is ...
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Wibel reflects on nursing career, retires from CMC
After nearly 40 years of service, Gail Wibel — a registered nurse in Medical-Surgical Services — said goodbye to her co-workers at Cartersville Medical Center Friday. The reception honored the King...
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Cartersville resident named Chatt Tech GOAL recipient
Cartersville resident Johntavious Johnson, who currently is working toward his Licensed Practical Nurse degree from Chattahoochee Technical College, has been named CTC’s 2014 Georgia Occupational A...
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GEMA to recognize Adairsville on tornado anniversary
On Thursday, Adairsville will mark one year since a deadly tornado cut a swath through the city. To mark the occasion, the Georgia Emergency Management Agency will roll out its Praise and Preparedn...
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American Legion national commander visits Post 42
Bartow County and regional American Legionnaires had the honor Friday night of hosting National Commander Dan Dellinger at Carl Boyd Post 42. Dellinger selected Cartersville as one of the five stop...
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Homicide charges 'likely' in child's death
Charges have been filed in the death of a 1-year-old Tuesday. Brandy Ann Boyd, 25, and her boyfriend, Austin Levi Payne, 24, were arrested late Thursday after Boyd’s daughter was taken to Cartersvi...
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Five charged for fight
Staff Report A brawl in front of an apartment complex Thursday night ended with five arrested. A caller told deputies that a fight had occurred at the intersection of Cassville and Grassdale roads ...
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Old Grassdale seen as next 411 connector
In a case of what was once old being new again, Old Grassdale Road is being examined as the next possibility for direct connection between U.S. Highway 411 and Interstate 75. Bartow County, Carters...
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Southern gospel promoter unveils 2014 events
Through Ferguson Gospel Events, Zach Ferguson is striving to keep the tradition of Southern gospel music alive in Bartow County. The 20-year-old Cartersville resident founded the Southern gospel pr...
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Career Academy hosting info night next week
On Tuesday, Jan. 28, the Bartow County College and Career Academy will host a parent and student information meeting beginning at 6 p.m. Aimed toward upcoming sophomores, juniors and seniors, Progr...
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