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Turkey Frying Safety

Each year during the holidays we look forward to that perfectly prepared turkey waiting on the dinner table, like so many magazines and television commercials portray. Unfortunately, since most of us do not have the cooking talents, that dream is not always a reality. That is why so many people are turning to deep frying [...]

By |November 23rd, 2017|General|Comments Off on Turkey Frying Safety

Chattahoochee Tech Foundation Board Honored

The Chattahoochee Tech Foundation received Role Model Foundation Board Certification from the Technical College Foundation Association (TCFA) during the Technical College System of Georgia’s annual Fall Leadership Conference held recently in Savannah. “We are very proud to receive this certification for the third year in a row,” said Chattahoochee Tech Foundation Board of Trustees Chair [...]

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Cause of Toyo Tire Food-borne Illness Outbreak Determined

The Georgia Department of Public Health Northwest Health District has concluded that the cause of the food-borne illness outbreak related to a catered employee event at Toyo Tire in White on November 14th and 15th was salmonella. The determination is based on multiple positive lab-test results for salmonella from employees who attended the event. There [...]

By |November 22nd, 2017|General|Comments Off on Cause of Toyo Tire Food-borne Illness Outbreak Determined

Statement on Recent Toyo Incident from Angelo’s Attorney

“Angelo and his family are heartbroken about the recent incident at Toyo Tire and offer their deepest sympathies and prayers to those who have been affected.  This community is their home and their customers are like family to them.  As such, the safety of their customers and the quality of their food has always been their highest priority. While no cause has [...]

By |November 21st, 2017|General|Comments Off on Statement on Recent Toyo Incident from Angelo’s Attorney

Toyo dinner update: Restaurant closes during health department investigation

The restaurant that catered Toyo Tire's Thanksgiving dinner for employees has shut down temporarily.  Officials with Angelo's Pizza and Bistro say they are cooperating with the health department and have shut down for the investigation.  Per protocol, the eatery has been thoroughly cleaned.  We hope to have comment from them later.   Press Release: Rome, GA:  Georgia Department of Public [...]

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The health department may have conclusive test results next week in likely food borne illness out break

Rome, GA:  Georgia Department of Public Health Northwest Health District and Bartow County Health Department environmental health specialists and epidemiologists continue to investigate a likely foodborne-illness outbreak related to a catered employee event at Toyo Tire in White, GA, last week. Cause of the outbreak still has not been determined.  We may not have conclusive [...]

By |November 20th, 2017|General|Comments Off on The health department may have conclusive test results next week in likely food borne illness out break

SANTA WILL BE COMING TO TOWN FOR CARTERSVILLE EXCHANGE CLUB’S CHRISTMAS PARADE THURS., 12/07/17

   CARTERSVILLE, GA-NOVEMBER 16, 2017, 2016-Santa Claus is coming to town and will be here very soon. On December 7th, Santa and Mrs. Claus will kick off the Christmas season in Cartersville, Georgia during the annual Cartersville Exchange Club Christmas Parade. The Exchange Club, a longtime local civic club, organizes the Christmas Parade. Members of [...]

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Canes Fall In Playoff Thriller, Eliminated

In the game's closing seconds, the Blessed Trinity Titans threw a lob into the end zone that was completed for the game-winning touchdown as they defeated the Cartersville Purple Hurricanes 21-17 Friday night. In the first half, the Titan offense sustained long drives and big plays. The first big play occurred in the first quarter on a 40-yard touchdown run. The Cartersville offense [...]

By |November 18th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Canes Fall In Playoff Thriller, Eliminated

Cartersville City Manager Announces His Planned Retirement From Office

  Press Release Cartersville, GA –  November 17, 2017 - “It is my intention to retire from the office of City Manager on June 30, 2018.” “For the past 21 years I have served as City Manager for the City of Cartersville. It has been one of the highest honors of my professional career. I’d like [...]

By |November 17th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Cartersville City Manager Announces His Planned Retirement From Office

The Cartersville Chic Fil A van involved in a hit and run accident in Acworth

AJC online   The Chic-Fil-A van stolen from the Cartersville restaurant Sunday evening was involved in a hit and run accident in Acworth Wednesday.    The restaurant offered a reward of free food for a year to the person offering information on the crime.  According to Cartersville Police reports, the van struck a vehicle parked [...]

By |November 15th, 2017|General|Comments Off on The Cartersville Chic Fil A van involved in a hit and run accident in Acworth