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Bartow County EMS Busy Wednesday

Bartow County EMS responded to two vehicle accidents on Wednesday night. The first occurred at Mockingbird Drive and Highway 41 and involved two vehicles. The EMS crew arrived on the scene and found one vehicle [...]

April 13th, 2017|

Georgia Power warns customers of bill payment scam

ATLANTA – April 11, 2017 – Georgia Power is issuing a renewed warning for customers of criminal “scam artists” attempting to defraud both business and residential customers over the phone. The company wants to remind [...]

April 11th, 2017|

GHC to host Veterans and Military Family Fun Day for the community

Making its return for the fourth consecutive year is the annual Veterans Family and Military Family Fun Day at Georgia Highlands College. The event is free and open to the public and hosts over 30 [...]

April 10th, 2017|

Manufacturing Career Fair to Connect Job Seekers, Employers

  Press Release: (Acworth, Ga. – April 10, 2017) Career Services at Chattahoochee Technical College and Canton-based R&D Mechanical Services are hosting a manufacturing industry job fair as a way to connect highly qualified job [...]

April 10th, 2017|

BCSO Report of a Tunnel Fire in Cartersville

A Bartow County deputy was dispatched to Joe Frank Harris Parkway just north of Old River Road in Cartersville on Thursday morning at around 8:21 in reference to smoke coming from the side of the [...]

April 8th, 2017|

Woman Reports Kidnapping and False Imprisonment

A woman told a Bartow County Sheriff's Office deputy at the Adairsville Police Department on Wednesday that suspect Adam Mulkey forced her from her residence on Pine Valley Drive in Adairsville to his residence East [...]

April 8th, 2017|

I-75 Woods Fire Slows Traffic Thursday Afternoon

The Bartow County Fire Department was notified about a fire in the woods in the Emerson area at around 3:30 Thursday afternoon. It was located on the west side of I-75 between mile markers 283 [...]

April 8th, 2017|

Weather Update Wednesday 2:30 p.m.

We are expected to remain stable this afternoon as long as the rain continues to hold north of the warm front. From I-20 south, it is expected to get heavy with the second wave of activity [...]

April 5th, 2017|

Cartersville, GA Corn Grower Earns Top State Honors in National Corn Yield Contest

ST. LOUIS (March 20, 2017) – As the American farmer strives to meet the growing demand for corn required to satisfy increasing world demand, one area grower has been honored for their efforts through the [...]

April 2nd, 2017|

Cartersville and Bartow Firefighters respond to structure fire Friday afternoon.

      A structure located at 118 Bonaire Street in Cartersville received extensive fire damage Friday afternoon.  Neighbors say the fire may started around 4 p.m.  They reported the fire to 911 and even attempted [...]

March 31st, 2017|