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Protect the ones who cannot protect themselves

 Press Release: National Infant Immunization Week is April 22 – April 29, 2017  Cartersville, GA – National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) is April 22 – April 29, 2017, and the Bartow County Health Department urges [...]

April 19th, 2017|

WHS Band to Perform in Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade

Today, the Woodland High School Wildcat Marching Band, was selected to perform in the 2018 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. This will mark the first Parade appearance by the band. The Woodland High School Wildcat Marching [...]

April 18th, 2017|

Two injured in plane crash

                 Emergency crews were called to Milam Bridge Road in the Euharlee at 1:50 Tuesday for a plane crash.  Upon arrival to the scene the crews found a small 2 [...]

April 18th, 2017|

BREAKING: Plane Crash in Euharlee

WBHF has confirmed that a small plane has crashed in Eurhalee in the Milam Bridge Road area. An unnamed source told WBHF that there are two people entrapped in the plane, and that lifeflight was [...]

April 18th, 2017|

SCMS Band Wins Gold in Hawaii

  Press Release: CARTERSVILLE, Ga., April 18, 2017– South Central Middle School band students took the trip of a lifetime to Honolulu, Hawaii during their recent Spring Break. Performing at the USS Missouri at Pearl [...]

April 18th, 2017|

Health department offers free hereditary breast-and-ovarian cancer screening

Cartersville, GA:  Women visiting the Bartow County Health Department for health services ranging from family planning to routine gynecological exams can now also receive free hereditary breast-and-ovarian cancer (HBOC) screening.  This new service provides an [...]

April 17th, 2017|

No vote in Bartow County Tuesday, April 18th.

The Bartow Elections Office is receiving 10 to 20 calls per day from residents inquiring about Tuesday's election for U.S. Representative 6th District.  Election Superintendent, Joseph Kirk issued a press release informing residents about the [...]

April 17th, 2017|

GDOL to host a recruitment and open house for Papa John’s in Acworth

Press Release ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will host a recruitment and open house to hire 100 employees for the new Papa John’s food service distribution center in Acworth. The recruitment will [...]

April 14th, 2017|

Proclamation signing for next month’s National Day of Prayer.

National Day of Prayer set for May 4, in Bartow County.  The event begins at noon on the steps of the Frank Moore Administration Building.

April 13th, 2017|

Health department nurse honored at West Georgia University

Press Release: Cartersville, GA:  Bartow County Health Department nurse Allison Wright-Mitchell, RN, recently received the prestigious Nursing Excellence Award at the University of West Georgia’s Academic Honors Convocation.  Sponsored by the Tanner Health System School [...]

April 13th, 2017|