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Man killed in Sunday crash has been identified.

A Cartersville man died in a two-vehicle accident that occurred in Bartow Sunday night.  According to reports, 20-year-old Titus Williams died from injuries sustained in the crash.  Five to 6 people were injured in the crash that occurred on highway 411 at Shaw Plant 15. Four EMS units responded; the BCEMS Supervisor requested two helicopters [...]

By |March 20th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Man killed in Sunday crash has been identified.

EXPECT LANE SHIFTS ON I-75 SOUTH BETWEEN EXITS 283 AND 277

PRESS RELEASE:  Motorists should expect lane shifts on I-75 South between mile markers 278.9 and 278.2 in Bartow County on Monday, March 20, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. These lane shifts are necessary for Georgia DOT maintenance crews to repair the deteriorating pavement spots on this portion of the interstate. This maintenance operation [...]

By |March 17th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on EXPECT LANE SHIFTS ON I-75 SOUTH BETWEEN EXITS 283 AND 277

It’s a Joe Tilley Thursday edition of Bartow’s Morning News

Good morning and welcome to a special Joe Tilley Thursday edition of Bartow's Morning News, bringing you the best in news, weather, traffic and sports on your award-winning community radio station. Before we get to Joe, we will be joined by Congressman Barry Loudermilk who will give us a breakdown of some of the work being [...]

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Time for a Wednesday edition of Bartow’s Morning News

It's time for a Wednesday edition of Bartow's Morning News, broadcasting the very best in local news, weather, traffic and sports on your award-winning community radio station. We have two guest segments today. At 8:40AM, we'll be joined by Trey Gaines, Executive Director of the Bartow History Museum. We will chat about upcoming events, lectures and exhibits as well [...]

By |March 15th, 2017|Features, General News, Headlines|Comments Off on Time for a Wednesday edition of Bartow’s Morning News

Advocates for Children Announces New Safe Place Coordinator

CARTERSVILLE, Ga.- March 14, 2017: People pass the yellow and black Safe Place signs all the time, some never knowing their significance. The signs indicate that the staff at that facility are trained and ready to help a young person in crisis. March 19-25 marks a week of awareness for the National Safe Place Network, [...]

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Youth Appreciation Day Recipients

The Cartersville Optimist Club held its Youth Appreciation Day on Tuesday morning. at Cartersville First Baptist Church. Here is a list of the students that were recognized.   Adairsville Elementary School: Damon Martin Adairsville Middle School: Kaci Wilkens Adairsville High School: James Roscoe Sims Allatoona Elementary School: Jonathan Spring Bartow County College and Career Academy: [...]

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Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Bartow County

Tallatoona has received additional funds for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).  Appointments are provided on a first come first served basis until funds are exhausted. Bartow County residents who qualify will receive either $310.00 or $350.00 toward their heating bill (heating source).  If you have not received LIHEAP assistance this winter season [...]

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Time for a Tuesday edition of Bartow’s Morning News

It's time for a Tuesday edition of Bartow's Morning News, broadcasting the very best in local news, weather, traffic and sports on your award-winning community radio station. At 7:40AM, we'll be joined by Amy Bryant, Haley Gurley and Patty Rogers to talk about the upcoming Bike-a-Thon benefitting the Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter this Saturday at Dellinger Park. At 8:40AM, Jim [...]

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GDOL to help Forum River Center recruit in Rome

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor’s (GDOL) Rome Career Center will help the Forum River Center, a multi-purpose venue, recruit 85 part-time employees. The recruitment will be held on Thursday, March 16, from 12 noon to 6 p.m. at the Forum River Center located at 2 Government Plaza in Rome. The employer is recruiting [...]

By |March 10th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on GDOL to help Forum River Center recruit in Rome

36 Employers with Hundreds of Jobs Available at the Cherokee Career Expo

 WOODSTOCK, GA – On Wednesday, March 15, the Cherokee Office of Economic Development (COED), in partnership with Georgia Department of Labor will host the third annual Cherokee County Career Expo. The event will take place from 2 until 6 pm at the Northside Cherokee Conference Center, located at 1130 Bluffs Parkway, Canton, GA 30114.  36 [...]

By |March 10th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on 36 Employers with Hundreds of Jobs Available at the Cherokee Career Expo