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Fatal Accident near Red Top Mountain Road

Bartow County EMS and other agencies responded to an accident on Joe Frank Harris Parkway near Red Top Mountain Road this evening to a fatal accident. EMS found a male subject lying on the ground with no sign of life. The male was riding a motorcycle when he struck a vehicle at a high rate [...]

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BCSO Press Conference on body found on Bells Ferry Rd.

Identifying markers for the unidentified man found on Bells Ferry Road June 4th, 2017. Call the Bartow County Sheriff's Office at 770-382-5050 with information.

By |June 9th, 2017|General|Comments Off on BCSO Press Conference on body found on Bells Ferry Rd.

Homicide Victim Still Unidentified

The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office seeks public assistance in identification of a homicide victim. According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, deputies responded to the area of 149 Bells Ferry Road in the early morning hours of Sunday June 4th for a report of a person lying on the ground. Deputies discovered a young black male deceased [...]

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Update On Accident That Injured Five Monday Night

Georgia State Patrol troopers arrested 24-year-old Kayla Wofford of Ball Ground on Monday night in connection to a single vehicle accident that injured five people. Kayla Wofford Bartow County EMS, Fire, Sheriff’s deputies, and GSP responded to the accident on Spring Place Road south of State Route 140 near White at around six [...]

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Five Injured in Single Vehicle Accident

Bartow County EMS, Fire, Sheriff’s Office, and Georgia State Patrol responded to a single vehicle accident on Spring Place Road south of State Route 140 near White on Monday night. EMS found the vehicle in the woods approximately 20 yards from the roadway.   A total of five patients were injured. A male with chest [...]

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The 2017 Coosa Valley Credit Union American Flag Project returns June 6th through July 4th …

Press Release For Immediate Release Beginning June 6th through July 4th 2017, Coosa Valley Credit Union will once again be replacing torn or faded American flags in the communities they serve. “This is the fourth year of this project and to date, Coosa Valley has replaced well over 130 torn or faded American flags in [...]

By |June 5th, 2017|General|Comments Off on The 2017 Coosa Valley Credit Union American Flag Project returns June 6th through July 4th …

Sunday Stabbing in Adairsville

Adairsville Police arrested April Pullum of Adairsville and booked her into the county jail on Sunday night for three counts of aggravated assault. April Pullum Captain Louis Dean stated that Pullum was in a domestic dispute at her residence on Bruce Street and stabbed the victim three times with a kitchen knife. The [...]

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Overdose patient left at car wash

Press release: BCEMS responded to 1400 Joe Frank Harris Parkway Sunday night to a male dumped from a vehicle. Upon BCEMS arrival the crew found a male subject unconscious and unresponsive. BCEMS quickly moved the patient to the ambulance. A quick view of the scene a syringe was also found. BCEMS quickly administered Narcan with [...]

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Man Arrested for January Drunk Driving Death

Walter Henderson U.S. Marshals arrested Walter Henderson of Morrow and booked him into the Bartow County Jail on Wednesday night for homicide by vehicle in the first degree, improper lane change, DUI alcohol, and driving while license is suspended. These charges stem from a single vehicle rollover accident that occurred on I-75 northbound [...]

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Etowah Scholarship Foundation Awards 190 Students

The Etowah Scholarship Foundation held a scholarship announcement ceremony at the First Baptist Church of Cartersville tonight. On its 35th anniversary year, the foundation awarded 190 students a total of 217,000 dollars-worth of scholarships. The earliest donors to the foundation were honored. Those are the Cartersville Medical Center Auxiliary, Cartersville Service League, the Akin Family, [...]

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