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Child transported to the burn center

Bartow County EMS responded to Sugar Valley Road for a structure fire with injuries. Upon arrival crews found a pediatric patient with burns. Due to the location of the burns and age of the patient [...]

April 11th, 2018|

Emergency crews called to accident with injuries

Bartow County EMS responded to the intersection of Joe Frank Harris Parkway and Mac Johnson Road for an accident with injuries. Upon arrival crews found the patient to be responsive with several complaints of injuries. [...]

April 10th, 2018|

Cartersville Board of Education Meeting Highlights

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE . . . April 9, 2018 Cartersville Board of Education met for their regular April Board Meeting on April 9, 2018. The School Board recognized retiring Cartersville City Manager, Sam Grove [...]

April 10th, 2018|

Year-round Pell Grant funds now available at GHC starting this summer

Press Release: Georgia Highlands College’s students now have access to year-round Pell Grant funds starting this summer. Before the change, students could only receive the Pell financial aid for fall and spring semesters, GHC’s Director [...]

April 9th, 2018|

Job fair scheduled for April 18th, 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Cartersville Career Center

April 6, 2018 The Georgia Department of Labor will assist Faltec America recruit for their Adairsville manufacturing facility. The event will be held April 18 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Cartersville Career [...]

April 9th, 2018|

Euharlee resident graduates from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Anton

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class David E. Gaspardo Jr. graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline [...]

April 9th, 2018|

Bartow County posts great February labor force numbers

Press Release Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Bartow County posted a strong February as critical job measures trended in the right direction.   Butler noted employed residents and labor force both increased. At the [...]

April 9th, 2018|

Georgia Power customers to see $25 credit on April bills

Georgia PSC approves plan to deliver additional $1.2 billion in new benefits due to Tax Cuts and Jobs Act   ATLANTA – April 3, 2018 – The first of three $25 credits for the Vogtle nuclear [...]

April 9th, 2018|

Bartow Habitat for Humanity Reportedly Missing Over $100,000

According to a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office incident report, Bartow Area Habitat for Humanity Chairperson Mary Holderby met with a deputy on Tuesday afternoon stating that the former director misappropriated in excess of $100,000 of [...]

April 5th, 2018|

Expect Lane Closure on I-75 Northbound between Glade Road and Old Allatoona Road

Motorists should expect a left lane closure on I-75 northbound between mile markers 280 and 281 in Bartow County on Tuesday, April 3rd from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. This lane closure is necessary for [...]

April 2nd, 2018|