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Drug court program graduates 100th participant
The Cherokee Circuit Drug Court reached a milestone earlier this month when the 6-year-old program graduated it’s 100th participant. Began in July 2008, the drug court is a five-phase intervention ...
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Cass High to host annual plant sale
Beginning next week Cass High School will host its annual plant sale, which will feature items, such as geraniums, peppers, tomatoes, marigolds and red salvia. Through the sale, the school’s hortic...
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Jamison, Keeling new BCFD deputy chiefs
In a change to its organizational structure, the Bartow County Fire Department recently created two deputy chief positions. Special Operations & Training Division Chief Dwayne Jamison was named dep...
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May Market at Rose Lawn to debut May 3
In response to requests from its fall festival vendors, Rose Lawn Museum and its grounds also will play host to a spring event this year. Scheduled when the property’s more than 200 rose varieties ...
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'Every Child's a Star' nets $7,500
Professional in every way — that’s the way participants and the audience are describing the 21st annual “Every Child’s A Star” performance on March 21, benefitting Advocates for Children. According...
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Last Dance program focuses on 'A Moment Lost'
Beach balls bounce off the hands of Cartersville High students Friday morning. Three people compete in a dance-off on the auditorium stage. And just as suddenly as the tempo hit full tilt, the mood...
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Multiple vehicles damaged at dealership
Multiple vehicles at Pugmire Ford were damaged Wednesday night, with the total cost of the damages estimated at approximately $50,000 or more. According to the Cartersville police incident report, ...
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Two ‘pill mill’ defendants convicted
Almost three years after authorities raided Atlanta Medical Group, a federal jury on Wednesday convicted two men of owning and operating a “pill mill” at the 16 Collins Drive location. Jason Cole V...
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Suzanne Smith becomes first female superior court judge
Appointed by Gov. Nathan Deal Monday, Suzanne Smith became the first female superior court judge for the Cherokee Judicial Circuit. “I’m so excited, and like I told someone yesterday, it’s like a d...
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Discipline issue handled poorly, parent says
The parent of a Cartersville Middle School student whose child was removed from a school bus by an administrator said she is disappointed with how the school system communicated with her following ...
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Two flee traffic stop; one caught
Staff Report Two people fled a traffic stop Tuesday afternoon with one being apprehended. A Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy attempted to stop a black 1996 BMW 323I near Sugar Valley Road for ...
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Spring at the Homestead pays homage to Civil War
Along with highlighting pioneer skills, Red Top Mountain State Park plans to commemorate the Civil War sesquicentennial during its Spring at the Homestead event. In 1864, Union troops left their ma...
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Adairsville Elementary students break the mold
Learning was brought to life this week at Adairsville Elementary School as about 300 AES third, fourth and fifth graders dressed up as notable figures in American and world history for the school’s...
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Three vying to be Adairsville mayor
Three candidates are officially competing to be Adairsville’s next mayor. Kenneth “K.C.” Carson, Ronnie Everett and Adena Harper all qualified this week to run in the May 20 special election to rep...
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Duck Derby season kicks off April 3
Through the Duck Derby Festival Kickoff April 3, Advocates for Children seeks to rally supporters and build momentum for its largest fundraiser of the year. Beginning at 5 p.m., the gathering at Th...
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