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@White=[C] Shoplifter carries drugs into jail
@White=[C] A woman who allegedly placed items into her purse at Wal-Mart carried a bit more than merchandise into the Bartow County Jail Thursday. According to the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office re...
Oct 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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It's Scary to be Hungry campaign gets underway
Through the It’s Scary to be Hungry campaign, Bartow residents will have the opportunity to help fellow neighbors during their time of need. This weekend, bags will be distributed to designated nei...
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Lions Club's Pros vs. Joes cookoff Saturday; John W. Akin lodge dinner Nov. 1
Through a barbecue cookoff, the Bartow County Lions Club will raise funds for a new trail at Dellinger Park. “The ‘Freedom Braille Trail’ is a new trial that will be located at Dellinger Park. This...
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Police ID possible bank robbery suspect
A bank robbery suspect who left behind cash along his escape route has been identified by police. Cartersville Police Department assumed the investigation into the Tuesday morning robbery of Renasa...
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JDA approves revised Surya bond
In a housekeeping meeting Thursday afternoon, the Bartow-Cartersville Joint Development Authority approved revised bond documents for Surya, the home furnishing and carpet distributor coming to the...
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@White=[C] Police ID possible bank robbery suspect
@White=[C] A bank robbery suspect who left behind cash along his escape route has been identified by police. Cartersville Police Department assumed the investigation into the Tuesday morning robber...
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Semi wreck ties up I-75
A wreck involving two semi trucks shut down Interstate 75 northbound for more than an hour Wednesday afternoon. According to a Georgia State Patrol spokesperson, the two tractor-trailers were both ...
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Euharlee mayor, council 'confused' over Cowan Park progress
Euharlee’s City Council met in work session Tuesday night to be briefed on the work on the baseball fields at Joe Cowan Park. At the Oct. 7 meeting, Parks and Recreation Director Darren Bowers told...
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Tech students to survey Kingston's historic buildings
A group of Georgia Institute of Technology students will gather in Kingston Saturday morning to walk though the town, examine its historic structures and talk to residents about the town’s history....
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Suspect robs bank with note
A suspected bank robber lost portions of his loot Tuesday morning, scattering bills while fleeing the scene on Old Mill Road. Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched at 9:23 a.m. to...
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Haunted Euharlee Historic Ghost Walk features Civil War theme
Sporting a Civil War theme, the annual Haunted Euharlee Historic Ghost Walk will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the War Between the States reaching Bartow County. On Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m....
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Bartow school board hears Ebola protocol
The Bartow County Board of Education learned of the system’s readiness plan should the Ebola virus make an appearance in the county schools. Macy Defnall, human resources director, told the board t...
Oct 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Career Change: Brian ‘Tiny’ Hufstetler left law enforcement behind on leap of faith
Even when he was a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy working a traffic accident, Brian “Tiny” Hufstetler always had his eye on the tow truck. “I have always been fascinated by them with that ma...
Oct 20, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barr brings passion for the outdoors to DNR
With hunting season ramping up, Georgia Department of Natural Resources Sgt. Mike Barr is welcoming the change. “We spend hundreds of hours and many late nights and weekends every year in a patrol ...
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BCSO deputy recognized as influential Georgia Muslim
When Hashim Ahmedani came to the United States a dozen years ago, encounters with local law enforcement shaped his future. “My dad had the gas station in Cartersville, and I had heard in Pakistan t...
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