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BREAKING: Plane Crash in Euharlee

WBHF has confirmed that a small plane has crashed in Eurhalee in the Milam Bridge Road area. An unnamed source told WBHF that there are two people entrapped in the plane, and that lifeflight was in transit. Earnestine Jones is on the way to the scene, so tune in to FM 100.3 and AM 1450 [...]

By |April 18th, 2017|General|Comments Off on BREAKING: Plane Crash in Euharlee

Health department nurse honored at West Georgia University

Press Release: Cartersville, GA:  Bartow County Health Department nurse Allison Wright-Mitchell, RN, recently received the prestigious Nursing Excellence Award at the University of West Georgia’s Academic Honors Convocation.  Sponsored by the Tanner Health System School of Nursing, the award is given annually to a senior nursing student, with an overall GPA greater than 3.2, who [...]

By |April 13th, 2017|General, Headlines|Comments Off on Health department nurse honored at West Georgia University

Bartow County EMS Busy Wednesday

Bartow County EMS responded to two vehicle accidents on Wednesday night. The first occurred at Mockingbird Drive and Highway 41 and involved two vehicles. The EMS crew arrived on the scene and found one vehicle overturned. The driver of the overturned vehicle was a female, who was thrown from the vehicle. She was transported to [...]

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GHC to host Veterans and Military Family Fun Day for the community

Making its return for the fourth consecutive year is the annual Veterans Family and Military Family Fun Day at Georgia Highlands College. The event is free and open to the public and hosts over 30 vendors and a 20-piece military band.  New this year is the Mobile Vet Center, which provides readjustment counseling and information [...]

By |April 10th, 2017|General|Comments Off on GHC to host Veterans and Military Family Fun Day for the community

BCSO Report of a Tunnel Fire in Cartersville

A Bartow County deputy was dispatched to Joe Frank Harris Parkway just north of Old River Road in Cartersville on Thursday morning at around 8:21 in reference to smoke coming from the side of the roadway. The deputy found two people at a tunnel that goes under Joe Frank Harris Parkway who had a fire [...]

By |April 8th, 2017|General|Comments Off on BCSO Report of a Tunnel Fire in Cartersville

Woman Reports Kidnapping and False Imprisonment

A woman told a Bartow County Sheriff's Office deputy at the Adairsville Police Department on Wednesday that suspect Adam Mulkey forced her from her residence on Pine Valley Drive in Adairsville to his residence East Pleasant Valley Road in Adairsville at around February 12th, kept her against her will, and got physical with her. A [...]

By |April 8th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Woman Reports Kidnapping and False Imprisonment

I-75 Woods Fire Slows Traffic Thursday Afternoon

The Bartow County Fire Department was notified about a fire in the woods in the Emerson area at around 3:30 Thursday afternoon. It was located on the west side of I-75 between mile markers 283 and 285. There were no reported injuries and no structures put in danger, however the fire has produced smoke that [...]

By |April 8th, 2017|General|Comments Off on I-75 Woods Fire Slows Traffic Thursday Afternoon

Weather Update Wednesday 2:30 p.m.

We are expected to remain stable this afternoon as long as the rain continues to hold north of the warm front. From I-20 south, it is expected to get heavy with the second wave of activity through the afternoon and early evening. We are again in real concern with the third wave. This is when a cold [...]

By |April 5th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Weather Update Wednesday 2:30 p.m.

Local Sports Update: Wednesday, April 5th

The Cass baseball team trailed Rome 7-4 going to the bottom of the fifth inning Tuesday night at home but rallied with a run in the fifth and five more in the sixth for a 10-7 region victory. Gavin Young went 3-for-3 for the Colonels, including a double and two RBIs to lead the Cass [...]

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Local Sports Update – Monday, April 3rd

Cartersville continues to hold down the No. 5 spot in Class AAAA in the Georgia Dugout Preview Magazine high school baseball poll for the week ending April 1. The Hurricanes are one of four teams from Region 5AAAA in the Top Ten in Class AAAA. LaGrange is No. 2, Troup is No. 4, and Cedartown is No. [...]

By |April 3rd, 2017|General, Sports|Comments Off on Local Sports Update – Monday, April 3rd