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Fairmont woman arrested in Adairsville on drug charges

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 02/01/2018 On February 1, 2018 at approximately 0218 hours an officer with the Adairsville Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a 2002 Saturn for a traffic violation.  Upon talking with the occupants the officer smelled an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle.  A probable cause search was conducted on [...]

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GHC continues hosting workshops to help anyone applying for federal student aid

Georgia Highlands College helped hundreds of people in its series of free workshops called “First Friday FAFSA” last year. GHC will be continuing the workshops this year, as well. The workshops are designed to educate about and promote the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Workshops are free and open to the public. Attendees [...]

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Woodland Middle School student spells her way to victory during this year’s Spelling Bee

Woodland Middle School 8th grader, Abigail Carlson, won the Bartow County Spelling Bee on Wednesday. Cass Middle School 6th grader, Justin Peace was the runner-up.

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CHRIS MOSLEY NAMED CEO AT CARTERSVILLE MEDICAL CENTER

 Cartersville, GA; January 30, 2017 – J. Christopher Mosley has been appointed Chief Executive Officer at Cartersville Medical Center. Mosley will begin his role on March 1, replacing Keith Sandlin, who recently announced his retirement after 34 years as CEO.   Mosley is the current CEO at Putnam Community Medical Center in Palatka, Florida in [...]

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Man Arrested After Allegedly Point Gun At Wife

John Michael Massa Bartow County deputies were dispatched to a residence on Graystone Drive in White at around 8:00 Saturday night in reference to a domestic at a neighboring residence in which a male subjected pointed a gun at his wife. The victim stated that her husband (John Massa) was drinking at their [...]

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Free Travel Guide for Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites Now Available

ATLANTA, January 26, 2018  –  With spring just around the corner, many of us are thinking ahead to warmer weather and weekend escapes. The newly published “2018 Guide to Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites” is a helpful resource for planning spring break, summer vacations or even a family reunion.  The free booklet is filled [...]

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Taylorsville Man Arrested For Sexual Offenses

Gary Wayne Nichols Bartow County deputies arrested Gary Wayne Nichols of Taylorsville and booked him into the jail on Friday morning for child molestation, enticing a child for indecent purposes, incest, and aggravated child molestation. All four of those charges stem from an incident which is alleged to have taken place on January [...]

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Repo Man Allegedly Threatened; Two Arrested

Dustin Lloyd McDaniel Amanda Regina McDaniel Bartow County deputies arrested two people on Thursday night in connection with an assault which allegedly occurred at a residence on Pine Circle in Acworth early Tuesday morning. An employee of Eagle Eye Repossessions went to the residence a little after 1:15 in order to [...]

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BARTOW EDUCATION FOUNDATION PROVIDES UNIQUE LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES THROUGH TEACHER GRANTS

  BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. (January 25, 2018) – If you ask Dot Frasier, the Bartow Education Foundation executive director, who her babies are, you better have a solid 24-hours of free time. She would tell you her list affectionately includes hundreds of former Bartow County students and the Teacher Grant Program. Frasier started the Teacher [...]

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Metro Atlanta sets record for jobs in 2017

ATLANTA – State Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said today that metro Atlanta closed out 2017 with a record-high number of jobs. The 29-county metropolitan statistical area (MSA) ended the year with more than 55,000 new jobs, almost 90,000 more employed residents and a much larger work force. Unemployment fell by .9 percent.  Atlanta ranked No. [...]

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