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Two Accidents Slow Down I-75 on Tuesday Afternoon

First responders were called to two accidents on I-75 northbound between mile markers 296 and 297 on Tuesday afternoon. The first accident involved a truck that had struck the inside guardrail. The male driver of the truck was conscious, alert, complaining of back pain, and transported to Cartersville Medical Center for evaluation and treatment. The [...]

By |August 16th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Two Accidents Slow Down I-75 on Tuesday Afternoon

Local Sports Update – Monday, August 14th

The Lady Canes scored twice in the top of the first inning Saturday afternoon at Darlington and never looked back on their way to a 15-4 opening day rout of the Lady Tigers in a non-region game. The Lady Canes pounded out 16 hits in the game, including a grand slam home run by Colbi [...]

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Man struck by vehicle airlifted to a trauma center

Press Release: Sunday night BCEMS responded to the area of Mission Rd and Robinson loop for a male struck by a vehicle. Upon arrival on the scene BCEMS found a male in his 30s that had been struck by a vehicle that was traveling on Mission Rd. The crew quickly assessed the patient and found a fractured collar bone and a flail chest. Air life 5 helicopter was requested for transport. The crew started advanced treatment measure before the helicopter arrived on the scene. The patient was transported by air to a trauma center. […]

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Local Sports Update: Thursday, August 10th

Cartersville High School’s official GHSA football scrimmage this Friday night has been moved from Westminster, which is located in Atlanta, to the Canes’ Weinman Stadium. Flooding at the Wildcats’ home stadium forced school officials to relocate the game. Also in official scrimmage action this Friday, Woodland will travel to Adairsville in a matchup of Bartow County [...]

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Local Sports Update: August 9th, 2017

The Cass High School volleyball team started the 2017 season Tuesday evening at home with a pair of non-region victories over North Murray and Pepperell. The Lady Colonels swept a pair of sets with North Murray 25-12, 28-26 in the opener and took early leads in both sets with Pepperell before holding off the Lady [...]

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GDOT repairs edges of pavement on Highway 61 in Bartow

A Georgia DOT Maintenance crew begins today its work on repairing the deteriorating edges of pavement on State Route (SR) 61 in Bartow County. Work will proceed daily Tuesday through Friday between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., weather permitting. Edge repair is a maintenance activity that is intended to guard against pavement [...]

By |August 8th, 2017|General|Comments Off on GDOT repairs edges of pavement on Highway 61 in Bartow

Accident Causes Shutdown Of U.S. 411 at I-75

Bartow County EMS reported with three units to U.S. 411 at I-75 going towards White on Monday afternoon in reference to a two-vehicle accident with three injuries. U.S. 411 at this location was shut down for about an hour while one person needed to be extricated by the fire department. One patient was transported to [...]

By |August 7th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Accident Causes Shutdown Of U.S. 411 at I-75

WBHF Brings Home Six GABBY Awards

The Georgia Association of Broadcasters held its 55th annual Gabby Awards ceremony on Saturday night in Jekyll Island and WBHF brought home six awards in the division of AA radio. WBHF News director Earnestine Young-Jones brought home three of the six awards, as she was recognized as Best News Reporter, Best Feature Story: Murder Without [...]

By |August 7th, 2017|General|Comments Off on WBHF Brings Home Six GABBY Awards

Friday Night Mania: Bonus Week

High school football might be two weeks away, but the Friday Night Mania poll begins now! Make sure you answer your questions early to get a chance to win four College Football Hall of Fame tickets in Atlanta! Each week, WBHF will have different poll questions that will be posted on the Wednesday of game week [...]

By |August 4th, 2017|Features, General, General News, Sports|Comments Off on Friday Night Mania: Bonus Week

WBHF Announces 2017 Football Lineup

Football season is just around the corner and WBHF is releasing its football schedule for the upcoming school year. Your home for Purple Hurricanes football gets back to broadcasting on August 18th when the Cartersville Purple Hurricanes travel on the road to open up against Allatoona at 7:30. Here is the full schedule.   Friday, [...]

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