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Three vehicle accident ties up traffic on Highway 41 Monday afternoon.

At 3:30pm Monday BCEMS along with the CFD and CPD responded to a accident on HWY 41 southbound at Gentilly Blvd. Upon EMS arrival they found 3 damaged vehicles with one vehicle overturned. BCEMS had 2 EMS units on the scene. The female patient in the overturned vehicle had numerous minor injuries and was transported [...]

By |February 27th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Three vehicle accident ties up traffic on Highway 41 Monday afternoon.

Cartersville Fire Department is the top city fund raiser in state.

Press Release: Cartersville Fire Marshal Mark Hathaway and Assistant Fire Marshal Eric Williams attended the 45th Annual Firefighters Recognition Day at the Georgia State Capital on Tuesday February 7th to be sworn in as Local Fire Marshals.  They were sworn in to perform fire investigations on behalf of the State Fire Marshal’s Office.  The State [...]

By |February 27th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Cartersville Fire Department is the top city fund raiser in state.

A Cartersville High student is named Bartow’s 2018 Distinguished Young Woman. 

Sarah Wiedetz will represent Bartow County in the state competition.  Ten young women participated in this year’s competition held Sunday at the Grand Theatre.

By |February 27th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on A Cartersville High student is named Bartow’s 2018 Distinguished Young Woman. 

Supreme Court rules in favor of a Cartersville company

SOUTHERN STATES-BARTOW COUNTY, INC. ET AL. V. RIVERWOOD FARMS HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION ET AL. (S16A1716)           A company’s plan to construct a landfill in Bartow County has cleared another legal hurdle under a ruling today by the Supreme Court of Georgia. In today’s unanimous opinion, the high court has reversed a Bartow County court decision that [...]

By |February 27th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Supreme Court rules in favor of a Cartersville company

Bartow County Transit Development Plan

PUBLIC NOTICE-OPEN HOUSE An Open House will be held on Tuesday, February 28 2017 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at the Clarence Brown Conference Center located on Highway 20 to present options for expanding the services of the Bartow County Transit Department. At present the service operates on a 24-hour notice of the need for [...]

By |February 23rd, 2017|Headlines|Comments Off on Bartow County Transit Development Plan

Cartersville Rotary Club Recognizes STAR Students

The Cartersville Rotary Club recognized STAR Students and Teachers from Bartow and Cartersville Schools Thursday.  This is the 59th year that the club has honored graduating high school seniors with the highest SAT scores in their class.    

By |February 22nd, 2017|General|Comments Off on Cartersville Rotary Club Recognizes STAR Students

Man airlifted to hospital following accident on Hwy 41

At 12:21pm Sunday BCEMS responded to a 2 vehicle accident on HWY 41 at Oak Hill Circle. Upon EMS arrival the crew found a elderly man patient still in the vehicle with a altered level of consciousness. The crew quickly assessed the male and requested a helicopter be enroute for transport to a level 1 [...]

By |February 19th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Man airlifted to hospital following accident on Hwy 41

The man killed in a hit and run accident Wednesday has been identified.

According to Cartersville police reports, a vehicle struck 58-year-old John Melvin Turner of Cartersville around 9:30 Wednesday night.  He was killed while crossing Highway 20 at Highway 411. The vehicle fled the scene prior to law enforcement’s arrival. Police are looking for a small SUV with front-end damage, and busted radiator.  Anyone with information is [...]

By |February 17th, 2017|Headlines|Comments Off on The man killed in a hit and run accident Wednesday has been identified.

GDOL to host recruitment for Alorica in Marietta

The Georgia Department of Labor’s Cobb-Cherokee Career Center is helping Alorica, a customer service company, recruit more than 100 full-time job openings for call center representatives. The event will be held on Wednesday, March 1, from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the career center located at 465 Big Shanty Road in Marietta. All applicants must be at [...]

By |February 17th, 2017|Headlines|Comments Off on GDOL to host recruitment for Alorica in Marietta

Man dies in 2 Vehicle Accident Highway 41 in Bartow county

BCEMS responded to a two vehicle accident on HWY 41 @ Stars way. Upon EMS arrival the crew found a male patient entrapped and unresponsive. The patient was quickly assessed and was found to be deceased. BC Coroner was contacted and responders to the scene.  

By |February 17th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Man dies in 2 Vehicle Accident Highway 41 in Bartow county