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GDOT Unveils Preliminary Plans for Rome – Cartersville Development Corridor

Press release: Public Encouraged to Attend Meeting  CARTERSVILLE, Ga. - A public information open house to discuss the Georgia DOT’s new preliminary alternatives for the Rome-Cartersville Corridor (RCDC) is scheduled for Thursday, August 24, 2017 from 5 until 7 p.m. The meeting will be held at Faith United Methodist Church, located at 501 Grassdale Road [...]

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Cartersville Board of Education Meeting Highlights

August 14, 2017 Press Release:  The Cartersville City School Board met in regular session. As a result of School Board President Linda Benton’s retirement, Vice President Kelley Dial automatically became School Board President, leaving the Vice President position vacant. Board Member Travis Popham was elected to become the new School Board Vice President. The Board [...]

By |August 15th, 2017|Headlines|Comments Off on Cartersville Board of Education Meeting Highlights

Northwest Georgia Georgia DOT’s District Six is NOW HIRING!

CARTERSVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia Department of Transportation’s Northwest Georgia (District 6) Office will host a job fair from 11 a.m., until 1 p.m., on Wednesday, August 23 at the GDOT District Office, located at 500 Joe Frank Harris Parkway, Cartersville, Georgia 30120. The District Office plans to hire over 20 entry-level maintenance professionals. All [...]

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Cartersville Police release identity of man accused of robbery.

According to a press release from Cartersville PD,  officers responded to the McDonald's at 1370 Joe Frank Harris Parkway in reference to a possible robbery at 8:30 a.m. Monday. Upon arrival, officers determined that the victim, a cab driver, was assaulted with non-life threatening injuries by the suspect, Ruben McCann. The suspect reportedly pulled a [...]

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GDOL will host another recruitment for Chartwell Staffing Solutions in Marietta on Aug. 17

ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor’s (GDOL) Cobb-Cherokee Career Center will host its second recruitment in three weeks for Chartwell Staffing Solutions on Thursday, Aug. 17, in Marietta. The company is trying to hire 10 mechanical assemblers to work in a manufacturing facility in Cobb County.  The recruitment will be held from 11:30 a.m. [...]

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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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GDOT State Funds Installing a New Traffic Signal on Highway 61

Press Release: CARTERSVILLE, Ga. - The Georgia Department of Transportation has recently approved nearly $200,000 in Quick Response Program funding to construct a traffic signal at the intersection of State Route (SR) 61 and Shinall Road/Toyo Driveway in Bartow County. Work on this high priority project will begin soon.  It is expected to be completed [...]

By |July 28th, 2017|Headlines|Comments Off on GDOT State Funds Installing a New Traffic Signal on Highway 61

Sunday Accident Update

According to Georgia State Patrol reports, the two vehicle collission occurred Sunday, July 23, at approximately 1:45 p.m.  A pickup truck with a trailer carrying furniture was traveling east on GA 20 and a Lincoln Town car was traveling southbound on Hamilton Crossing attempting to cross over to Gillam Springs. The pickup truck struck the town [...]

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Homicide Victim Identified

The Bartow County Sheriff's Office has identified the victim of the June 4th shooting on Bells Ferry Road in Bartow County. According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, after conducting a public release for information including photos of the man's tattoo and backpack, family members contacted the Bartow County Sheriff's Office. BCSO Investigators were able to identify [...]

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Cartersville Tractor Supply to Host Pet Adoptions

Press Release: June 17 Purina Days Celebrates Families Raising All Animals Cartersville, GA  — Tractor Supply Company in Cartersville at 10 Ryan Blvd NE will host pet and livestock adoptions on Saturday, June 17. During the event — which is held in celebration of pet and livestock owners — families will have the opportunity to [...]

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