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CARTERSVILLE MEDICAL CENTER CEO, KEITH SANDLIN, TO RETIRE AFTER 40 YEAR HEALTHCARE CAREER

Press Release: Cartersville, GA; October 18, 2017 –  After a 40 year career in healthcare, with 34 years dedicated to Cartersville Medical Center, Keith Sandlin, President and CEO at Cartersville Medical Center, has decided to retire in January.   “I have great pride in being a part of the growth and success of Cartersville Medical [...]

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Accident with injuries closes West Avenue

  Cartersville Police Dept. Photo Press Release: Friday morning around 9 a.m. Bartow County Emergency Medical Services, the Cartersville Fire Department and Cartersville Police responded a three vehicle accident. The accident occurred on West Avenue near Lee St. Upon BCEMS arrival, the crew requested a second ambulance.  BCEMS had two patients with complaints of injuries. [...]

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BBB Advice in the Wake of a Data Breach – Helpful tips should you be a victim of the recent Equifax data breach.

  Better Business Bureau has some suggestions for consumers concerned that their credit or debit cards may have been compromised by a data breach. Stay calm. Consumers are not liable for fraudulent charges on stolen account numbers. Check with the website of the company that was breached for the latest information. Type the company name directly [...]

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FLOYD COUNTY INSURANCE AGENT ARRESTED FOR FRAUD

Press Release Atlanta – The Georgia Department of Insurance announced today the arrest of a Floyd County insurance agent on fraud charges related to the misappropriation of insurance premiums. Marshall Irwin, 56, owner and operator of the Irwin Agency in Rome, Ga., was arrested this morning and charged with six counts of insurance fraud. Department [...]

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JUDGE SMITH TO HEAR GEORGIA SUPREME COURT CASE

    Atlanta, Aug. 23, 2017 – Judge D. Scott Smith of the Cherokee Judicial Circuit has been designated to serve in place of Justice Nels S. D. Peterson in the appeal of McConnell et al. v. Ga. Dept. Labor (S16G1786). The Supreme Court of Georgia will hear arguments in the case on Aug. 28, [...]

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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 [...]

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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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