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Kingston council discusses replacement chief, water options
In a called work session Thursday night the Kingston City Council discussed its options in terms of how to address needed water utility repairs, Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax expenditures ...
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Cut-a-Thon for Autism offers Cartersville sites
For the fourth year, The Association of Stylists and Barbers will be “transforming looks and transforming lives” during its Cut-a-Thon for Autism Saturday and Sunday. While the organization encoura...
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Cartersville council OKs restaurant expansion
Two weeks of searching failed to produce a satisfactory compromise in the debate over a proposed parking lot at Moore’s Gourmet Market at 221 Fite St. Cortney Hultman, owner of the popular restaura...
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Bartow student named top shooter in the nation
Fifteen-year old Sam Payne is the most recent standout in a long line of Bartow County 4-Hers who have garnered attention for their achievements. Payne was named top shooter in the nation at the 4-...
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Tate wins Freedom of Information Award as part of JQC
Earlier this year Cartersville Attorney Lester Tate won the Charles L. Weltner Freedom of Information Award from the Georgia First Amendment Foundation in recognition of his work on the Judicial Qu...
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Nonprofit University to host 'tune up' forum
Area nonprofits will have the opportunity to “tune up” their organization Friday by taking part in a Georgia Center for Nonprofits program. To be held Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Cartersvil...
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Booth to celebrate 11 years Saturday
On loan from the U.S. Army Center for Military History, the newest component of the War is Hell Civil War Gallery will be unveiled Saturday at the Booth Western Art Museum’s Birthday Party and Memb...
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Guilty pleas entered in superior court
Bartow County Superior Court Judges Scott Smith and Carey Nelson took pleas and handed down sentences in criminal actions. In Nelson’s courtroom, the following guilty pleas were entered: • Christa ...
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Euharlee council holds mumble-free work session
Before the Euharlee City Council’s work session began Tuesday evening, council member Joseph “Jo-Jo” Turner established a special rule of order — no mumbling. Not that there hasn’t been mumbling be...
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Hedge trimmer used in domestic incident
When a son attacked someone Monday afternoon, his mother tried to break up the fight by hitting him with a hedge trimmer. A Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy arrived at the Vaughn Spur residenc...
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Friends of the Library gets a boost for book sale
Every year Modern Woodmen of America chooses a local organization to offer matching funds up to $2,500. On Aug. 12, they presented a check for the full amount to the Friends of the Bartow County Li...
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Daily Tribune News in on ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Chances are, if you have a Facebook or Twitter account, your feed has been filled with videos of friends, colleagues and celebrities being showered with ice water for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. ...
Aug 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cothran finds focus in family, community
Working as a public safety public information officer comes with a certain set of challenges, and for Bartow County EMS’s PIO Brad Cothran, there’s an added obstacle — the Health Insurance Portabil...
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Autopsy planned on 25-year-old found dead
Cartersville police were called to CVS on Highway 113 about 6:30 p.m. Sunday after a dead body was reported inside a vehicle, according to Cartersville Police Department Capt. Mark Camp. Bartow Cou...
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Emerson arrests man who held 6 while impersonating agent
A man who allegedly held six people on the ground for hours faces charges through Emerson after police say he impersonated a police officer and searched the victims. Randy Keith Boutin, 48, met two...
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