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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. [...]

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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 [...]

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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.

GDOL to host a recruitment for PJ Food Service in Rome next week

May 31, 2017 Press Release: ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help PJ Food Service recruit 94 full-time employees to work at the company’s new quality-control distribution center in Acworth. The recruitment will be held on Tuesday, June 6, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the GDOL’s Rome Career Center located [...]

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Water safety tips from Bartow EMS

In case you missed it, Brad Cothran, Bartow County EMS Public Information Officer, stopped by Bartow's Morning News on Tuesday to discuss some water safety tips. If you'd like to learn more, you can download the brochure here. Please share and spread the word so we can help prevent accidental drownings. Click the link below [...]

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GDOL to host a recruitment for PJ Food Service in Marietta

Press Release ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help PJ Food Service recruit 94 full-time employees to work at the company’s new quality control distribution center in Acworth. The recruitment will be held on Wednesday, May 31, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the GDOL’s Cobb-Cherokee Career Center located at 465 [...]

By |May 27th, 2017|General News|Comments Off on GDOL to host a recruitment for PJ Food Service in Marietta

Child Drowns Saturday

According to Bartow County EMS public information officer Brad Cothran, a 3-year-old child drowned at a private swimming pool Saturday afternoon. Bartow County EMS, the Cartersville Fire Department, and the Cartersville Police Department responded to Waterford Drive around 12:48 Saturday afternoon to a 3-yar-old child found in a private swimming pool. Upon arrival to the [...]

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