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Championship Game Tickets Go Sale Wednesday!

Press Release from Cartersville High School Championship game tickets will be on sale beginning Wednesday, December 5, 2018. We will be selling on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Monday, and Tuesday from 10 am – 2 pm. Pre-sale tickets are $22 each and if you wait to get them at the stadium or if you order them [...]

By |December 4th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Championship Game Tickets Go Sale Wednesday!

Election Day is Tomorrow

Press Release: Election is Tuesday, December 4, the polls will be open from 7 AM to 7 PM in all 159 counties for Election Day with two state-wide run-off elections.   Secretary of State Robyn A. Crittenden encourages all eligible voters who have not already voted to make their voices heard in these important contests. You [...]

By |December 3rd, 2018|General|Comments Off on Election Day is Tomorrow

More Details on Weekend Crash that Claimed the Life of a Cartersville Man

We have more information on a deadly crash that occurred Saturday morning near Highway 61.     According to Georgia State Patrol Reports, just before 9:00 a.m., 34-year-old Russell Carr was backing out of his driveway onto Rolling Hills Drive.  A witness saw Carr’s motorcycle facing south but did not witness the impact of the two vehicles [...]

By |December 2nd, 2018|General|Comments Off on More Details on Weekend Crash that Claimed the Life of a Cartersville Man

Cartersville Man Dies in Two Vehicle Crash Saturday Morning

Law enforcement officials are looking for the person responsible for a deadly crash that occurred early Saturday morning in Bartow County.  According to reports, 34-year-old Russell Carr of Cartersville was riding a motorcycle on Rollin Hills Drive around 6 a.m. when he was struck by a truck.  According to reports, the truck fled the scene.  [...]

By |December 2nd, 2018|General|Comments Off on Cartersville Man Dies in Two Vehicle Crash Saturday Morning

Residents Advised to Report Fraudulent Phone Calls

Press Release: Over the past few days, The Adairsville Police Department has received several reports of fraudulent phone calls as someone posing as an agent of the Federal Government. These individuals are calling and stating that you are wanted for back taxes owed to the IRS and they have warrants for your arrest. They are [...]

By |November 30th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Residents Advised to Report Fraudulent Phone Calls

RUNAWAY PREVENTION DAY NAMED AS NOVEMBER 30TH IN BARTOW COUNTY

L-R: Safe Place Coordinator Tracy Arp, Commissioner Steve Taylor, Advocates for Children President & CEO Rachel Castillo Press Release: CARTERSVILLE, GA – NOVEMBER 29, 2018: ADVOCATES FOR CHILDREN HONORS NATIONAL RUNAWAY PREVENTION MONTH! The Advocates for Children organization and its Safe Place program are honoring National Runaway Prevention Month (NRPM), by meeting with Commissioner Steve [...]

By |November 30th, 2018|General|Comments Off on RUNAWAY PREVENTION DAY NAMED AS NOVEMBER 30TH IN BARTOW COUNTY

Georgia Lottery advises players to beware of Scratchers scam

ATLANTA – Georgia Lottery Corp. officials are reminding consumers to purchase lottery tickets only from authorized lottery retailers to avoid a Scratchers scam. With the scam, scratch-off tickets are altered to look like “winning tickets” and sold at a discount to players who later discover they were scammed when attempting to claim the prize. “We [...]

By |November 30th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Georgia Lottery advises players to beware of Scratchers scam

Final Holiday Traffic Count for Thanksgiving Travel Period. There Were 10 Traffic Fatalities

November 28, 2018 Traffic crashes across Georgia during the Thanksgiving holiday travel period resulted in 15 traffic deaths. This year, the holiday travel period was 102-hours long. It began at 6 p.m. on Wed., Nov. 21, and ended at 11:59 p.m. on Sun., Nov. 25. Statewide, Georgia State Troopers investigated 610 traffic crashes that resulted in [...]

By |November 28th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Final Holiday Traffic Count for Thanksgiving Travel Period. There Were 10 Traffic Fatalities

Woman Charged in Two Year Old Son’s Death Sentenced to Serve Time in Prison

  Photo of Prather from BCSO Jail -Photo of Jagger Reese Settles from AJC.com A woman charged in the death of her two-year-old son was sentenced in Bartow Superior Court Tuesday.  Thirty-three year old, Bobbie Jessica Prather entered a guilty plea to involuntary manslaughter, reckless conduct and three counts of cruelty to children.  Prather received [...]

By |November 27th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Woman Charged in Two Year Old Son’s Death Sentenced to Serve Time in Prison

Adairsville Man Arrested with a Marijuana Cigar and a Jennings .22 caliber pistol

Kevin Sexton   Press Release On Monday 11-26-2018 Adairsville Police Officer Billy Smith along with Sergeant Jason Stargell observed a white male subject walking across Hwy. 41 acting in a strange manner. The man, later identified as Kevin Sexton, was yelling at cars and waving his hands in the air in a very unusual manner. [...]

By |November 27th, 2018|General|Comments Off on Adairsville Man Arrested with a Marijuana Cigar and a Jennings .22 caliber pistol