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Project SEARCH prepares students for workforce
Sean Henderson, an 18-year old Cass High student, greeted visitors to Project SEARCH’s first breakfast to introduce this year’s students to the community and partners of the program. Project SEARCH...
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911 calls capture confusion of shooting rampage
Eighteen audio tracks from Bartow County E911 released Friday paint a picture of the chaos created by Austin Tyler’s 15-minute rampage that left one dead and three wounded before he took his own li...
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Israeli deputy consul general speaks to Exchange Club
A meeting of the Cartersville and Bartow County Exchange Club took on a decidedly international flavor Thursday when members heard from Israel’s deputy consul general to the southeast. Ron Brummer,...
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Wisconsin monument unveiling set for Sunday
Continuing to pay tribute to those who fought and perished in the Battle of Allatoona Pass, the final Union monument will be unveiled Sunday. Open to the public, the dedication service for the Wisc...
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Barge touts Common Core Standards, state's recent ranking
John Barge has steered Georgia education into new territory throughout his term as state school superintendent. As one of the first states in the nation to receive a waiver from No Child Left Behin...
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Adairsville council approves lower millage rate
At the Aug. 14 meeting, the Adairsville City Council enacted the entire agenda of items discussed at Tuesday’s work session, including a rollback in the city’s millage rate from 3.640 mills to 3.63...
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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. ...
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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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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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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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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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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 | 22 22 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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