Local News


Man transported to the hospital following motorcycle crash Monday

Bartow County EMS and Bartow County Fire Department responded to Spring Place Road near Simpson Road for a single motorcycle accident. After crews assessed the patient, it was determined that the his injuries required a [...]

February 12th, 2018|

Local Arrested for Kidnapping

Dustin Garret Cook Bartow County deputies arrested Dustin Garret Cook of Cartersville and booked him into the jail on Sunday afternoon for kidnapping a minor. No other details have been released at this [...]

February 12th, 2018|

The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a 21 year old man in connection with a 2017 child death investigation.

  PRESS RELEASE: February 12, 2018 According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, deputies and investigators responded to a residence on Cedar Creek Road on April 24, 2017 to investigate an infant suffering from a reported cardiac [...]

February 12th, 2018|

Adairsville Man Charged with Murder

Bartow deputies arrested Jerry Wayne Bagley, Junior of Cedar Creek Road Sunday and charged him with Murder and Child Cruelty, first degree.  According to reports, the offenses occurred on April 28, 2017.   No further information [...]

February 11th, 2018|

Adairsville home destroyed by fire

Bartow County Fire crews spent more than two hours battling a fire in Adairsville Friday.  According to reports, crews responded to 308 Pleasant Valley Road around 2 p.m. and remained on scene until 4:30.  Upon [...]

February 10th, 2018|

Body found early Saturday morning

A  male body was found near Exit 296 (Cass White Rd.) Saturday morning.  According to reports, the body of a male was found off the road near Baymont Inn and Suites after 7 a.m.  While [...]

February 10th, 2018|

Allatoona Lake to begin accepting reservations for all campsites

MOBILE, Ala. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Mobile District, announced today that the Allatoona Lake Project Management Office will begin accepting reservations in advance for all of its campsites for the 2018 camping [...]

February 9th, 2018|

Adairsville Man Arrested For Forgery Offenses

Richard Howard Hicks Jr. Bartow County deputies were dispatched to Waffle House on Highway 20 in Cartersville early Tuesday morning after a man allegedly tried to pass a fake 100-dollar bill for payment. [...]

February 9th, 2018|

A two-vehicle collision sent one person to the hospital Thursday. 

According to Georgia State Patrol reports, the crash happened around 8:15 a., Thursday.  A 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee, driven by 17 year old, Alexandria Nicole Bragg was traveling south on Highway 41.  A 2016 Toyota Camry, [...]

February 8th, 2018|

FREE admission to Georgia State Historic Sites for one day only as part of “Super Museum Sunday. All Parks will remain open Sunday.

    (ATLANTA, Ga. – February 8, 2018) – This Sunday, February 11th, Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites is offering FREE admission to Georgia State Historic Sites for one day only as part of [...]

February 8th, 2018|