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Cartersville Board of Education Meeting Highlights

Press Release July 10, 2017 In the regular June meeting of the Cartersville City Board of Education, the School Board recognized 6 CHS students for receiving their diploma by fulfilling all requirements to be certified as a Cartersville High School Graduate: Mitchell Brown, Guadalupe Gonzalez, Mia Hall, Larik Hendrickson, Briley Taylor and Aaron Teague. Several [...]

By |July 11th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Cartersville Board of Education Meeting Highlights

Safety Maintenance Work Continues in Bartow County

CARTERSVILLE, Ga. – A Georgia DOT Maintenance crew will resume today its work on replacing the obliterated and damaged reflective raised pavement markers on State Route (SR) 113 and SR 293 in Bartow County.  Work will proceed daily Wednesday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. This maintenance operation and the lane closures it necessitates are weather permitting [...]

By |July 5th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Safety Maintenance Work Continues in Bartow County

GHC listed as a Great College for online Associate Degree in Business Administration

Great Value Colleges lists GHC as one of the ‘Top 10 Colleges for an Associate Degree in Business Administration Online’ Press Release: Georgia Highlands College was recognized by Great Value Colleges as one of the “Top 10 Colleges for an Associate Degree in Business Administration Online.” “Georgia Highlands College offers great tuition value and a [...]

By |June 28th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on GHC listed as a Great College for online Associate Degree in Business Administration

Update: Highway 411 Accident

A two-vehicle accident involving a log truck shut down highway 411 Wednesday morning. According to Georgia State Patrol reports, the accident occurred just after 9 a.m.  A Chevrolet Sonic traveling south on highway 411 and a tractor-trailer traveling north collided head-on.  The driver of the Chevrolet Sonic crossed the center yellow line and struck the [...]

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GDOL to host a recruitment for Propex Operating Company in Dalton

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will host a recruitment for Propex Operating Company, LLC., a geosynthetic solutions company, to hire 13 employees to work in Ringgold. The recruitment will be held on Thursday, June 29, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the GDOL’s Dalton Career Center located at 1406 Chattanooga Ave. [...]

By |June 20th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on GDOL to host a recruitment for Propex Operating Company in Dalton

Homicide Victim Identified

The Bartow County Sheriff's Office has identified the victim of the June 4th shooting on Bells Ferry Road in Bartow County. According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, after conducting a public release for information including photos of the man's tattoo and backpack, family members contacted the Bartow County Sheriff's Office. BCSO Investigators were able to identify [...]

By |June 15th, 2017|General, General News, Headlines|Comments Off on Homicide Victim Identified

UPDATE: Congressional Baseball Shooting, Loudermilk Okay

A multiple shooting occurred around 7:15 Wednesday morning, which resulted in U.S. House majority whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and four others being shot. The shooting happened during a congressional baseball practice in northern Virginia with the charity game scheduled tomorrow. U.S. Congressman Barry Loudermilk, who serves Georgia’s 11th district, which includes Bartow County, was on [...]

By |June 14th, 2017|General, General News|Comments Off on UPDATE: Congressional Baseball Shooting, Loudermilk Okay

GHC added to GeriatricNursing.org’s ‘30 Most Affordable Nursing Degree Programs’ in the country

Press Release Georgia Highlands College was touted by GeriatricNursing.org for being one of the top three most affordable nursing schools in the country in an article called “30 Most Affordable Nursing Degree Programs.” According to GeriatricNursing.org: The healthcare system in the U.S. is going through a rapid change. As more and more people require short [...]

By |June 8th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on GHC added to GeriatricNursing.org’s ‘30 Most Affordable Nursing Degree Programs’ in the country

ADVANCED WOUND HEALING CENTER PARTICIPATES IN WOUND CARE AWARENESS WEEK

Healogics, Inc. is sponsoring its annual Wound Care Awareness Week June 5 – June 9, 2017 in cities nationwide Cartersville, GA; June 6, 2017 – The Advanced Wound Healing Center at Cartersville Medical Center, a member of the Healogics network, is helping raise awareness of chronic wounds. The third annual Wound Care Awareness Week is [...]

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Bartow County releases 911 tapes of Sunday’s drowning on Canter Lane.

Thirty two year-old Bobbie Jessica Prather  was arrested in connection with the drowning death of a three-year-old child at a residence on Canter Lane in Cartersville between Sunday night and Monday afternoon.  According to law enforcement officials neighbors made the calls to 911, they do not believe Prather's that voice is [...]

By |May 31st, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Bartow County releases 911 tapes of Sunday’s drowning on Canter Lane.