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Cartersville Board of Education Meeting Highlights

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE . . . September 18, 2017 In the regular September meeting of the Cartersville City Board of Education, the School Board recognized Willie Moultrie, Unit Director for Service Solutions, as the HEARTS Employee of the Month. Willie received a $50.00 gift card to Longhorn’s Steakhouse and his name will be added to [...]

By |September 22nd, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Cartersville Board of Education Meeting Highlights

 Georgia Department of Economic Development Awards Funding to 14 Tourism Projects

     Press Release: ATLANTA, Sept. 21 2017 – The Georgia Department of Economic Development’s (GDEcD) Tourism division announced today that it has awarded more than $111,624 in product development resource team grants to 14 new and expanding tourism projects across the state.   “Georgia’s tourism industry continues to be one of the state’s leading [...]

By |September 21st, 2017|General News|Comments Off on  Georgia Department of Economic Development Awards Funding to 14 Tourism Projects

Bartow’s Unemployment Rate for August 4.6%

By |September 21st, 2017|General|Comments Off on Bartow’s Unemployment Rate for August 4.6%

120 WORKS FEATURED IN NEW DOWNTOWN GALLERY EXHIBITION

    Opening Reception rescheduled to Saturday, September 23 Cartersville, Georgia – The Downtown Gallery is excited to announce the opening of their Fall/Holiday Exhibit, at 13 North Wall Street in historic downtown Cartersville. Originally scheduled a week earlier but delayed due to Hurricane Irma, the official exhibition opening reception has been rescheduled to Saturday, [...]

By |September 19th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on 120 WORKS FEATURED IN NEW DOWNTOWN GALLERY EXHIBITION

Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter Transitional Housing Dedication

The Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter built 8 new homes on Johnson Cove with a grant from the Department of Community Affairs.  The homes along with several others in the county are used for families who leave the homeless shelter but continue to need supportive services.  

By |September 18th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter Transitional Housing Dedication

Hospitality Awards and People’s Choice Awards at the Rose Lawn Arts Festival

Press Release The Cartersville-Bartow County Convention & Visitors Bureau presented its annual Hospitality Heroes Awards and the 2017 People’s Choice Awards in a ceremony at the 42nd Annual Arts Festival at Rose Lawn on Saturday. Awards were presented by Master of Ceremony and CVB Board Member Adena Harper, CVB Board Member Jane Drew, and CVB [...]

By |September 17th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Hospitality Awards and People’s Choice Awards at the Rose Lawn Arts Festival

Accident with injuries closes West Avenue

  Cartersville Police Dept. Photo Press Release: Friday morning around 9 a.m. Bartow County Emergency Medical Services, the Cartersville Fire Department and Cartersville Police responded a three vehicle accident. The accident occurred on West Avenue near Lee St. Upon BCEMS arrival, the crew requested a second ambulance.  BCEMS had two patients with complaints of injuries. [...]

By |September 15th, 2017|General, Headlines|Comments Off on Accident with injuries closes West Avenue

UPDATE: The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two persons in connection with an ongoing murder investigation.

Keisha Rena Cone              Rachel Savannah Ridley   According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, Bartow County Sheriff's deputies and investigators responded to a death investigation at a Country Lane address on August 27, 2017. There it was discovered that 74 year old James Edward Stephens had been deceased in his home [...]

By |September 14th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on UPDATE: The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two persons in connection with an ongoing murder investigation.

MATTHEW GAMBILL ANNOUNCES FOR STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 15

  Press Release: Today, Matthew Gambill, Bartow County native and Executive Director of the Georgia Association for Career & Technical Education, announced his campaign for State House District 15, seeking to fill the vacancy from Representative Paul Battles’ upcoming retirement. “I am excited to announce my campaign for State House, and I want to thank [...]

By |September 14th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on MATTHEW GAMBILL ANNOUNCES FOR STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 15

Two Cartersville women charged with murder.

Keisha Cone                Savannah Ridley Two women are in the Bartow County Jail on murder charges.  Keisha Rena Cone of Paige Street, Cartersville, was booked into the Bartow County Jail, Wednesday evening. She is charged with murder and armed robbery.  Last Friday, Rachel Savannah Ridley of Rolling Hills Drive, [...]

By |September 14th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Two Cartersville women charged with murder.