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Expect Lane Shift on I-75 in Bartow County

What: The two left lanes of I-75 northbound between Exits 285 and 288 in Bartow County will be slightly shifted to the right today from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., to allow for repairing the deteriorating asphalt spots on the [...]

August 23rd, 2017|

Gunshot Victim Flown to Grady

  According to Bartow County EMS Public Information Officer Brad Cothran, EMS flew out an 18-year-old male from the area of Valley View Drive and Redcomb Drive in Cartersville Tuesday morning. Cothran stated the victim [...]

August 23rd, 2017|

CPD Shares Details of Previously Reported Arrest

Brandon Sewell The Cartersville Police Department has released details of an arrest we reported on-the-air last week. Officers observed a white male, later identified as Mr. Brandon Sewell, in an area of a [...]

August 22nd, 2017|

I-75 Lane Shift Today

The two right lanes of I-75 southbound between Exits 288 and 285 in Bartow County will be slightly shifted to the left today from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., to allow for repairing the deteriorating asphalt spots [...]

August 22nd, 2017|

Drowning victim identified

DNR Statement:   The body of Gerardo Soto, Jr., age 22, of Chicago, IL, was recovered just before noon near the Red Top Mountain State Park swimming area on Allatoona Lake. He was located by DNR Game [...]

August 21st, 2017|

Bridge Replacement Coming Soon

Work could begin soon on replacing the bridge on Joe Frank Harris Parkway over Old U.S. 41 in Bartow County. Georgia Department of Transportation has just awarded a contract to Wright Brothers Construction Company Incorporated [...]

August 21st, 2017|

Sunday Drowning

According to Bartow County EMS Pubic Information Officer Brad Cothran, EMS, the Bartow County Fire Department  and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources are working a drowning at Red Top Mountain Beach. The person is [...]

August 20th, 2017|

Adairsville Pawn Shop Burglarized

Unknown subjects busted out the front glass door of GoldNGuns Pawn on 7300 Adairsville Highway Suite D on Wednesday and burglarized it. Ten firearms and other items were stolen. No further information is available at this [...]

August 17th, 2017|

Acworth Child Celebrates First Birthday with $5,529 College Savings Contribution as Winner of Path2College Newborn Sweepstakes

Press Release: CARTERSVILLE, GA—For Luca R. Alonzo, grandparents contributing toward college is a family tradition, and one that helped him kick-off his college savings in a big way. Today, Alonzo was awarded $5,529 for his [...]

August 17th, 2017|

Dogs Bite Woman Thursday

Thursday morning, Bartow County EMS responded to a residence near Kay Road in White for a female bitten by a dog. EMS arrived to find a female with multiple dog bites. The two dogs started [...]

August 17th, 2017|