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Emerson City Council Member Resigns

Towards the end of the meeting, council member Ben Pope made this announcement: Since less than 24 months remain in Pope’s unexpired term, the mayor and remaining council members can appoint someone to fill the remainder of the unexpired term. That will be done at a later date. Tune into our local newscasts [...]

By |January 9th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Emerson City Council Member Resigns

Monday Afternoon Accident on U.S. 411

Bartow County EMS and Fire personnel responded to a two-vehicle accident on U.S. 411 at Hamilton Crossing Road this afternoon. A male in the driver's seat of a pickup truck was conscious and alert but complaining of back and neck pain. He was fully immobilized, moved to an ambulance, and taken to Floyd Medical Center [...]

By |January 8th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Monday Afternoon Accident on U.S. 411

Woman Punctures Boyfriend’s Head With A Drill

Kirsten Amber Lane A woman called law enforcement to her residence after puncturing her boyfriend’s head with a battery-powered hand drill. Bartow County deputies arrived at a residence on Retreat Ridge in Cartersville on Saturday morning and found the boyfriend in a bedroom with blood coming from the left side of his head. [...]

By |January 8th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Woman Punctures Boyfriend’s Head With A Drill

Adairsville Man Arrested for Sexual Offenses

Michael Shane Smallwood Bartow County deputies arrested Michael Shane Smallwood of Adairsville and booked him into the jail on Monday afternoon for sexual battery, enticing a child for indecent purposes, and child molestation. These charges are from August 1st 2013. There is no further information.

By |January 8th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Adairsville Man Arrested for Sexual Offenses

Winter Weather Advisory for Bartow County

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Monday morning from five o'clock until noon. Light freezing rain is expected to develop very late tonight into Monday morning. Total ice accumulations of a light glaze to less than a tenth of an inch are expected in north and central Georgia. The freezing [...]

By |January 7th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Winter Weather Advisory for Bartow County

One-Year-Old Burned In Accident

Bartow County EMS and Cartersville Fire responded to Parkway North on Joe Frank Harris Parkway this afternoon to injuries from a burn. EMS was informed that a one-year-old girl was accidentally burned from boiling water splashing on her. The child sustained 1st and 2nd degree burns to the neck and chest. EMS quickly began treatment [...]

By |January 7th, 2018|General|Comments Off on One-Year-Old Burned In Accident

Man Seriously Injured at Voestalpine

First responders were dispatched to Voestalpine in White this morning at 11:01 for injuries from a fall. Bartow County EMS located a male lying in a large pit with a concrete floor. The male had fallen approximately 20 to 25 feet. He was conscious and alert. Upon assessment, however, EMS called for Life Force Air [...]

By |January 7th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Man Seriously Injured at Voestalpine

Wind Chill Advisory for Bartow County

The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory for Thursday morning from 5:00 until 10:00. Expect wind chills to range from near zero to five below zero in portions of north and west central Georgia. The cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin. Hypothermia can [...]

By |January 4th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Wind Chill Advisory for Bartow County

Newly Elected Mayor of Euharlee Makes Statement

Towards the conclusion of the Euharlee City Council meeting at City Hall on Tuesday night, newly elected Mayor Steve Worthington made a statement as to what he wants to see for the city:   For more on Tuesday night' meeting, tune into WBHF news throughout the day Wednesday.

By |January 3rd, 2018|General|Comments Off on Newly Elected Mayor of Euharlee Makes Statement

Cartersville Medical Center’s First Baby of 2018

Rosa Family Layla Giselle Rosa, 8lbs., 1.5 oz., and 20 1/2 inches long, was the first baby of the year born at Cartersville Medical Center. Proud parents Jessica and Elmer Rosa of Cartersville welcomed their healthy baby girl at 1:02 a.m. on January 1st at Cartersville Medical Center. Dr. Malcolm Barfield of Cartersville [...]

By |January 1st, 2018|General|Comments Off on Cartersville Medical Center’s First Baby of 2018