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Man Allegedly Assaults Another Man With A Bat

Christopher Dewayne Perkins Witnesses and an alleged victim stated that Christopher Perkins of Euharlee went to a residence on Seminole Road in Cartersville on Thursday night and hit the victim in the arm [...]

April 16th, 2018|

Warrants Issued for Assault on Pregnant Woman

Last Thursday afternoon at approximately 4:22, a Bartow County Sheriff's Office deputy was dispatched to Cartersville Medical Center in reference to a domestic disturbance report. The complainant stated she had been in a physical altercation [...]

April 16th, 2018|

Bartow County Murder Conviction Upheld

Stephanie M Stephens(Arrendale State Prison) Under an opinion published today, the Georgia Supreme Court has unanimously upheld the murder conviction and life prison sentence a woman received in Bartow County for the death [...]

April 16th, 2018|

Monday Morning Accident

The Bartow County EMS and Bartow County Fire Department responded to Highway 41 and Center Road for an accident with injuries on Monday morning. Upon arrival, crews found a two-vehicle accident with one vehicle overturned in [...]

April 16th, 2018|

Woman transported to hospital after falling from a horse

    Participants in the North West Georgia Qualifying State Show paused for prayer Saturday afternoon.  A participant in the show reportedly fell beneath a horse.  Rescue crews were called to 43 Saddle Club Drive [...]

April 14th, 2018|

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

Tallatoona CAP, Inc. Tallatoona has received additional funds for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).  Appointments are provided on a first come first served basis until funds are exhausted. Bartow County residents who [...]

April 13th, 2018|

Truck Fire in Cartersville

A truck driver and passenger were going northwest on Waterford Drive approaching Avon Court this afternoon when flames began emanating from the truck. According to the driver, they got out of the truck immediately. Shortly [...]

April 12th, 2018|

Loloi Comes to Bartow County

The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) today announced that Loloi Inc., a wholesaler of rugs and other home furnishings, will create 198 jobs in a Cartersville distribution facility to support its recent growth.   [...]

April 12th, 2018|

Commissioner Steve Taylor signs proclamation for National Day of Prayer, May 3, 2018

April 11th, 2018|

Motorcyclist Transported to CMC Wednesday

Bartow County EMS and the Bartow County Fire Department responded to Highway 41 at Pleasant Valley Road for an incident involving a car and motorcycle. On male patient was found lying on the ground. He was assessed, [...]

April 11th, 2018|