Local News


European retailer Lidl to create 250 jobs in Bartow County

June 26th, 2017|

Accident with injuries on Sandtown

Emergency crews have responded to an accident with injuries at 294 Sandtown Road. One vehicle overturned and is upside down in a ditch. Crews are responding to a male bleeding from the head.

June 25th, 2017|

Two vehicle crash sends four to the hospital

Press Release An accident occurred on I-75 southbound at the Etowah River Bridge early Saturday morning. BCEMS and other agencies  responded to the scene and found that a passenger car had crashed into the rear [...]

June 24th, 2017|

Woman Arrested After Strangling A Driver

Brooke Hardy Bartow County deputies arrested Brooke Hardy while hiding in a closet at her residence on Greatwood Drive in White on Thursday at 12:57 a.m. after a domestic altercation. Complainants told the [...]

June 22nd, 2017|

Man Killed on Bates Road Identified

A man was killed in a single-vehicle accident southwest of Emerson on Wednesday afternoon. A 2003 Ford Taurus being used for mail delivery was traveling south on Bates Road. The driver, 73-year-old William Overton, was [...]

June 21st, 2017|

Local Man Arrested After A Stolen Ambulance Chase

Louis Scrivani Northwest Georgia Scanner has reported that a man is being held at the Bartow County Jail after leading multiple agencies on a pursuit in a stolen ambulance from Clayton County on [...]

June 21st, 2017|

Update on Tuesday’s Severe Moped Accident

More information has come out regarding a moped accident that led to the driver being airlifted to Erlanger Health System in Chattanooga on Tuesday. Georgia State Patrol states that 39-year-old Kelly Farison of Canton was [...]

June 21st, 2017|

Man Severely Injured After Moped Accident Near Rydal

Bartow County EMS responded to an accident involving a moped on East Valley Road near U.S. 411 south of Rydal on Tuesday afternoon. EMS found a male patient, face down, with a weak pulse and [...]

June 20th, 2017|

Local Man Involved In Fatal Cobb County Accident

The Cobb County Police Department’s S.T.E.P. Unit is investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash involving a Bartow County man which occurred in Mableton on Tuesday at around 5:06 a.m. Initial information from the scene indicates [...]

June 20th, 2017|

Health department providing back-to-school services now

  Cartersville, GA: “Summer’s just begun,” says Bartow County Health Department Nurse Manager Cathy Green, “but it’s not too soon for parents to check some of those mandatory back-to-school tasks off their list now and [...]

June 20th, 2017|