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Accident in Emerson Causes Backup

Image taken from Lexie Hunt via Bartow County Road Conditions A box truck was involved in an accident on I-75 southbound near exit 283 in Emerson on Wednesday afternoon, scattering rolls of carpet across the Interstate. Bartow County EMS tended to one male patient with numerous trauma injures. He was taken to Kennestone [...]

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Cartersville Rotary Club Recognizes STAR Students

The Cartersville Rotary Club recognized STAR Students and Teachers from Bartow and Cartersville Schools Thursday.  This is the 59th year that the club has honored graduating high school seniors with the highest SAT scores in their class.    

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False Alarm Causes Evacuation in Cartersville

Cartersville Family Medical Associates on Joe Frank Harris Parkway was evacuated on Tuesday afternoon due to a reported gas leak. Bartow County Fire, Cartersville Fire, and Cartersville Gas responded to the scene. They quickly discovered that the building is not connected to gas whatsoever. The building was cleared as a precaution. The complainant had smelled [...]

By |February 21st, 2017|General|Comments Off on False Alarm Causes Evacuation in Cartersville

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 Jessica Mitchum with the Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter to talk about the upcoming Cartersville's Dancing with Stars fund-raiser at the Clarence Brown Conference Center. At [...]

By |February 21st, 2017|General|Comments Off on Time for a Tuesday edition of Bartow’s Morning News

Fugitive With Bartow County Charges Arrested

Emery Tejada-Wandique (Photo: U.S. Marshals) A man wanted in Bartow County for armed robbery and firearms charges was arrested at a construction site in Carolina Beach North Carolina last week. U.S. Marshals arrested 33-year-old Emery Tejada-Wandique on Thursday afternoon. He was wanted for an incident which occurred at a residence on Griffin Road [...]

By |February 20th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Fugitive With Bartow County Charges Arrested

Body Found in Lake Allatoona

A body found in Lake Allatoona on Sunday may be the missing victim from an accident that occurred earlier this month. A speedboat collision near Little River Marina off of Bells Ferry Road in Canton on February 2nd led to the confirmed death of 51-year-old James Mills of Taylorsville and the disappearance of 67-year-old Ronnie [...]

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Man airlifted to hospital following accident on Hwy 41

At 12:21pm Sunday BCEMS responded to a 2 vehicle accident on HWY 41 at Oak Hill Circle. Upon EMS arrival the crew found a elderly man patient still in the vehicle with a altered level of consciousness. The crew quickly assessed the male and requested a helicopter be enroute for transport to a level 1 [...]

By |February 19th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Man airlifted to hospital following accident on Hwy 41

Man dies in 2 Vehicle Accident Highway 41 in Bartow county

BCEMS responded to a two vehicle accident on HWY 41 @ Stars way. Upon EMS arrival the crew found a male patient entrapped and unresponsive. The patient was quickly assessed and was found to be deceased. BC Coroner was contacted and responders to the scene.  

By |February 17th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Man dies in 2 Vehicle Accident Highway 41 in Bartow county

CARTERSVILLE MEDICAL CENTER WELCOMES INAUGURAL NURSE RESIDENTS

  Nurses are part of the HCA Nurse Residency at TriStar Division Winter 2017 Cohort   Cartersville Medical Center welcomes its nurse residents to the inaugural cohort of the HCA Nurse Residency at TriStar Division.  Selected after a rigorous application and interview process, three nurses launched their professional nursing careers with orientation for the Winter [...]

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GDOL to help the Georgia Department of Public Safety recruit in Rome

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor’s (GDOL) Rome Career Center will help the Georgia Department of Public Safety recruit as many as 34 state law enforcement officers to work in the northwest Georgia region. The recruitment will be held on Monday, Feb. 20, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the career center located [...]

By |February 14th, 2017|General|Comments Off on GDOL to help the Georgia Department of Public Safety recruit in Rome