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GDOT schedules repairs for Bartow County roads this week.

Asphalt Repair Continues on HWY 140 in Bartow County CARTERSVILLE, Ga. - Georgia DOT advises motorists on State Route (SR) 140 in Bartow County that a maintenance crew resumes today its work on repairing and deep patching the deteriorating asphalt spots on this highway.  Work will proceed daily Tuesday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. until [...]

By |December 5th, 2017|Headlines|Comments Off on GDOT schedules repairs for Bartow County roads this week.

Bartow Health Department investigating a possible foodborne-illness outbreak related to a two-day catered event at Toyo Tire in White, GA

11/20/17, 12 noon:  This is an unfolding situation.  Here’s what we currently know, what we don’t know, and what we’re doing.  Rome, GA:  Georgia Department of Public Health Northwest Health District and Bartow County Health Department environmental health specialists and epidemiologists are responding to and investigating a possible foodborne-illness outbreak related to a two-day catered [...]

By |November 20th, 2017|Headlines|Comments Off on Bartow Health Department investigating a possible foodborne-illness outbreak related to a two-day catered event at Toyo Tire in White, GA

ADMINISTRATIVE REVIEW DUBBED “ONE OF THE BEST” BY STATE OFFICIALS

BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. (November 17, 2017) – If you see the nutrition staff at White Elementary School, Adairsville Middle School, and Woodland High School walking around with a bright ribbon pinned to their shirt, know they are not celebrating a birthday, rather a glowing Administrative Review by the Georgia Department of Education! In fact, according [...]

By |November 17th, 2017|Headlines|Comments Off on ADMINISTRATIVE REVIEW DUBBED “ONE OF THE BEST” BY STATE OFFICIALS

Election Night 2017 (FINAL – 9:00PM)

These are the contested races we will be tracking throughout the evening for Election Night 2017 here in Bartow County:   CITY OF EUHARLEE Mayor Votes %'age Ronald D. Nesbitt 150 46.2% Steve D. Worthington (winner) 175 53.8% Homestead Exemption 65+ Votes %'age Yes  19 100% No  0  0% Homestead Exemption $10K Votes %'age Yes [...]

By |November 8th, 2017|General News, Headlines|Comments Off on Election Night 2017 (FINAL – 9:00PM)

More details on a fatal crash that occurred in Bartow Tuesday morning.

While the driver received terrible burns, he has been identified as Roderick Eubanks, 48, of Hephzibah.  According to Georgia State Patrol Reports, the crash occurred in White at approximately 6:40 a.m.  A tractor-trailer was travelling northbound on Highway 411.   A Ford passenger car was stopped in the right lane of the road on a hill crest for [...]

By |November 7th, 2017|Headlines|Comments Off on More details on a fatal crash that occurred in Bartow Tuesday morning.

Roadside Vegetation Management Work Continues in Bartow County

CARTERSVILLE, Ga. - As part of its integrated roadside vegetation management program, Georgia DOT routine maintenance crews resume today their work on trimming overgrown vegetation along State Route (SR) 140 in Bartow County. Work will proceed daily Tuesday through Thursday between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., weather permitting. Integrated roadside vegetation management [...]

By |November 7th, 2017|Headlines|Comments Off on Roadside Vegetation Management Work Continues in Bartow County

Former Director of Bartow Health Access sentenced in Bartow Superior Court Wednesday

A woman hired to lead a Bartow non-profit organization will spend the next three years in prison for theft.  Roberta Green, former executive director of Bartow Health Access entered a guilty plea to three counts of theft in Bartow Superior court Wednesday morning.  She received a 20-year sentence, 3 to serve incarcerated and the remainder [...]

By |October 25th, 2017|Headlines|Comments Off on Former Director of Bartow Health Access sentenced in Bartow Superior Court Wednesday

BARTOW COUNTY SCHOOL SYSTEM SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH PROCESS

Press Release: BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. (October 23, 2017) – The search to find the next Bartow County School System Superintendent is underway. The Bartow County Board of Education is currently reviewing proposals from two different search firms. Board members plan to meet with one of them, King-Cooper and Associates, on November 14, 2017. Once a [...]

By |October 24th, 2017|Headlines|Comments Off on BARTOW COUNTY SCHOOL SYSTEM SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH PROCESS

Georgia DOT’s District Six is HIRING!

    Northwest Georgia Press Release: CARTERSVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia Department of Transportation’s Northwest Georgia (District 6) Office will host another job fair from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Thursday, November 9 at the GDOT District Office, located at 500 Joe Frank Harris Parkway, Cartersville, Georgia 30120. The District Office plans to hire entry-level [...]

By |October 23rd, 2017|Headlines|Comments Off on Georgia DOT’s District Six is HIRING!

Clarence Brown Conference Center Is Honored With ConventionSouth’s Annual Readers’ Choice Award

  Press Release GULF SHORES, Ala. (Oct. 17, 2017)—It is with honor that the publishers and editors of ConventionSouth, the national multimedia resource for planning events in the South, present Clarence Brown Conference Center with a 2017 Readers’ Choice Award. “ConventionSouth readers and fans have voted to decide the best meeting sites in the South, [...]

By |October 23rd, 2017|Headlines|Comments Off on Clarence Brown Conference Center Is Honored With ConventionSouth’s Annual Readers’ Choice Award