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More Details Released on Thursday’s Fatal Accident Near Adairsville

According to Georgia State Patrol reports, the accident occurred at approximately 8:43 p.m. A Chevrolet Tahoe traveling south on Hall Station Road and a Nissan Rogue was traveling north.  The Tahoe crossed into the northbound lane and struck the Rogue head-on.  The driver of the Tahoe, Jordan Towns (17 YOA) of Adairsville, and the passenger [...]

By |October 18th, 2019|General|Comments Off on More Details Released on Thursday’s Fatal Accident Near Adairsville

Cartersville store sells $982,245 Fantasy 5 jackpot ticket

ATLANTA – One Fantasy 5 jackpot ticket worth $982,245 was sold in Cartersville for the Oct. 17 Fantasy 5 drawing. Winning numbers from the Oct. 17 drawing were: 2-21-25-27-35. Cass White Grocery and Tobacco, located at 997 Cassville White Road N.E., sold the lucky ticket. A winner has not come forward to claim the prize [...]

By |October 18th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Cartersville store sells $982,245 Fantasy 5 jackpot ticket

Photos of Budgetel Inn and an Interview with the Owner

By |October 16th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Photos of Budgetel Inn and an Interview with the Owner

A Bartow County Man Commits Suicide While in Custody.

A 40-year-old Bartow man held on a probation violation committed suicide while in custody at the jail. The man was found in his cell on September 19th, BCSO officials say he was not on a watch and no suspicious activity was found during the investigation. Tune to WBHF for the story.

By |October 9th, 2019|General|Comments Off on A Bartow County Man Commits Suicide While in Custody.

Former White Police Chief, Police Officer and City Clerk Are Indicted by the Bartow County Grand Jury

David Johnny King, Blake Douglas Scheff, and Jane Lanette Richards are accused of Violation of Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO).  According to the indictment, between August 2009 and December of 2017,  they illegally profited financially from their positions through the use of the Police Department and the Clerk of Municipal Court to raise [...]

By |October 9th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Former White Police Chief, Police Officer and City Clerk Are Indicted by the Bartow County Grand Jury

Pedestrian Struck While Crossing Hwy. 41, Dies from Injuries.

On October 8, at approximately 7:58 p.m., Troopers were dispatched to a crash where a vehicle struck a pedestrian on highway 41 at Felton Road. According to Georgia State Patrol reports, a silver Toyota Tacoma was traveling south on Highway 41, in the left lane.  The Tacoma was traveling through the intersection on a green [...]

By |October 9th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Pedestrian Struck While Crossing Hwy. 41, Dies from Injuries.

Political Forum Between Euharlee Council Candidates: Tim Abbot, David Duncan, and Michael W. Troxell

By |October 8th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Political Forum Between Euharlee Council Candidates: Tim Abbot, David Duncan, and Michael W. Troxell

Bartow County lowers claims in August

Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that Bartow County had fewer initial claims for unemployment filed in August. At the same time, the annual numbers for labor force and employed residents increased in August, preliminary numbers show. “Georgia had another strong month in August,” said Butler. “The state set several records. Our local communities [...]

By |October 7th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Bartow County lowers claims in August

Local SAT School Scores

School Name 2019 SAT Test Takers Total Score Mean Evidence-Based Reading and Writing Mean Math Mean Adairsville High School 88 1052 538 515 Cass HS 155 1018 526 493 Woodland HS 147 1050 543 507 Cartersville High School 136 1075 539 536 School Name 2018 SAT Test Takers Evidence-Based Reading and Writing Mean Math Mean [...]

By |October 3rd, 2019|General|Comments Off on Local SAT School Scores

Man Convicted of Murder Receives 30 Year Sentence

A man convicted of murder in August was sentenced in Bartow Superior Court Monday.  In August, Jerry Wayne Bagley, Jr. was found guilty of murder in the second degree and cruelty to children in the second degree.   He was found not guilty of malice murder, felony murder, first-degree cruelty to children and aggravated battery – [...]

By |October 1st, 2019|General|Comments Off on Man Convicted of Murder Receives 30 Year Sentence