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The Adairsville Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred Wednesday at the QuikTrip on Hwy. 140

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 11/15/2017 The Adairsville Police Department is currently working an armed robbery which occurred on November 15, 2017 at approximately 3:45 a.m. at the QuikTrip convenience store located at 961 Hwy 140 N.W. in Adairsville, Georgia.  An unknown white male entered the location and approached the counter.  The suspect then displayed a [...]

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Cartersville City Board of Education Meeting Highlights

Press Release:  November 13, 2017 In the regular November meeting of the Cartersville City Board of Education, the School Board recognized Valerie Webb, Graphic Arts Teacher at Cartersville High School, as the HEARTS Employee of the Month. Valerie received a $50.00 gift card to Longhorn’s Steakhouse and her name will be added to our perpetual [...]

By |November 14th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Cartersville City Board of Education Meeting Highlights

Residents of White find city hall doors locked just prior to scheduled council meeting

    Residents find city hall doors locked.   The City Manager says meeting postponed due to lack of quorum.  

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Election Night 2017 (FINAL – 9:00PM)

These are the contested races we will be tracking throughout the evening for Election Night 2017 here in Bartow County:   CITY OF EUHARLEE Mayor Votes %'age Ronald D. Nesbitt 150 46.2% Steve D. Worthington (winner) 175 53.8% Homestead Exemption 65+ Votes %'age Yes  19 100% No  0  0% Homestead Exemption $10K Votes %'age Yes [...]

By |November 8th, 2017|General News, Headlines|Comments Off on Election Night 2017 (FINAL – 9:00PM)

Veteran’s Banquet

The Veteran's Banquet is scheduled for November 11, at the Clarence Brown Conference Center. November 11, 5:30pm – 8:00pm The Clarence Brown Conference Center, 5450 GA-20, Cartersville, GA 30121, USA  The event is in honor of all Veterans and their guests. Dinner begins at 5:30 PM with program to follow at 6:30 PM.

By |November 7th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Veteran’s Banquet

Veteran’s Day Parade

Posted on the Cartersville-Bartow Chamber's website: Name: Veteran's Day Parade Date: November 11, 2017 Time: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM EST Event Description: The Vietnam Veterans of Bartow County will host a Veteran's Day Parade on Saturday, November 11 beginning at 9:30am in downtown Cartersville. Anyone interested in participating should arrive by 9am at the Frank Moore Administration building for staging.  No [...]

By |November 7th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on Veteran’s Day Parade

GDOT Announces Alternative Route for Rome-Cartersville Development Corridor

Progress on Potential New 411 to I-75 Corridor Press Release: CARTERSVILLE, Ga. -  After completing a series of environmental surveys, stakeholder and public meetings, and engineering studies on two corridors, the Georgia Department of Transportation (Georgia DOT) has announced that Alternative 2B will be carried forward in preliminary plans and environmental studies for the Rome-Cartersville [...]

By |November 6th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on GDOT Announces Alternative Route for Rome-Cartersville Development Corridor

GDOL to host job fair for staffing agencies in northwest Georgia

Press Release ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor’s (GDOL) career centers in LaFayette and Dalton will co-sponsor a job fair for private employment agencies in northwest Georgia on Nov. 17. The job fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the LaFayette Housing Authority located at 300 Oak St. Staff from [...]

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Child Exploitation/Child Pornography Arrest in Cartersville

Press Release Cartersville, Georgia (November 1, 2017) –  A multi-state investigation has led to the arrest of a couple on child exploitation charges and locating three child victims.  The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office originally received information that Shawn Ryan Budovic, 27, of Cartersville was possibly in possession of child pornography.  The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office [...]

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GDOT Repairs Cable Rail along I-75 in Bartow County

  CARTERSVILLE, Ga. – A Georgia DOT Maintenance crew begins today its work on repairing the cable rail along Interstate 75 in Bartow County.  Work will proceed daily between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., weather permitting. It is Georgia DOT position that guardrail and cable rail maintenance and repair are essential to [...]

By |October 31st, 2017|General News|Comments Off on GDOT Repairs Cable Rail along I-75 in Bartow County