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A Spider May Have Caused An Accident on the Etowah River Saturday

According to GSP reports, on May 19, a trooper was dispatched to an incident at the Etawa River @ Neel’s Landing Boat Launch in Kingston.  A young lady was backing her Kia van down the boat ramp, preparing to put her kayak in the river.  She stated that a spider jumped in her lap, at [...]

By |May 19th, 2019|General|Comments Off on A Spider May Have Caused An Accident on the Etowah River Saturday

Fatal Accident Update

According to GSP reports, on May 18, two motorcycles were traveling east on Hwy. 293 around mile marker 14. As the lead bike exited the curve, he was going too fast and lost control of the motorcycle. He then struck the end of the guard rail with his head and was killed instantly.  The deceased [...]

By |May 18th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Fatal Accident Update

GPB’s Political Rewind will be at the Grand Theatre in Cartersville on Monday, June 3rd.

GPB’s Political RewindHosts Live Taping at Cartersville’s Grand TheatreMonday, June 3 at 7 PMGPB’s Political Rewind will be at the Grand Theatre in Cartersville on Monday, June 3 at 7 p.m. for a taping before a live audience. Host Bill Nigut will lead a panel featuring show contributor and Atlanta Journal Constitution political reporter Jim [...]

By |May 17th, 2019|General|Comments Off on GPB’s Political Rewind will be at the Grand Theatre in Cartersville on Monday, June 3rd.

Tool for Comparing Nursing Homes in and Around Bartow County.

https://www.medicare.gov/nursinghomecompare/search.html Press Release: How can Nursing Home Compare help you? Nursing Home Compare allows you to find and compare nursing homes certified by Medicare and Medicaid. This website contains quality of resident care and staffing information for more than 15,000 nursing homes around the country. Nursing homes provide skilled care to people who can’t be [...]

By |May 16th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Tool for Comparing Nursing Homes in and Around Bartow County.

Grandfather and grandson receive diplomas at the same time from GHC

Press Release: It’s rare to see a grandfather and grandson working elbow-to-elbow in a college science lab for credit towards their associate degrees, but for Ron Hale and his grandson Thorne, it was just another step closer to walking in the Georgia Highlands College Commencement this year. Almost 50 years separate them in age, but [...]

By |May 16th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Grandfather and grandson receive diplomas at the same time from GHC

Adairsville Police Respond to Shooting on Kuhlman Street Wednesday Morning

     The Adairsville Police Department responded to a shooting incident call at 119 Kuhlman Street in Adairsville around 1 a.m., Wednesday, May 15th.  According to reports, upon arrival, officers found the victim, 18-year-old Jaimon Mitchell of Rome GA. had been shot in the upper right thigh. His girlfriend, Hannah Blankenship age 20, who resides at [...]

By |May 15th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Adairsville Police Respond to Shooting on Kuhlman Street Wednesday Morning

David Mathis selected as new Director of Athletics at GHC

New assistant director and head men’s basketball coach named Georgia Highlands College has appointed David Mathis as the new Director of Athletics. Former Director and Head Men’s Basketball Coach Phil Gaffney has accepted a position as head coach for Gulf Coast State College’s men’s basketball team in Panama City, Florida. Mathis has been with GHC [...]

By |May 14th, 2019|General|Comments Off on David Mathis selected as new Director of Athletics at GHC

Advocates for Children’s Duck Derby & Duck Dash Raises More than $100K

CARTERSVILLE, GA - May 13, 2019: The 17th Annual Duck Derby fundraiser proved to be another successful event for the Advocates for Children organization. Overall duck sales reached 17,225 ducks before the big event on Saturday, May 11th. When combined with runners in the 15th Annual Duck Dash 5K and Fun Run, the two duck-themed [...]

By |May 14th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Advocates for Children’s Duck Derby & Duck Dash Raises More than $100K

Pioneer Aviator & Georgia Native – Admiral John H. Towers

Andrew Bramlett , Featured Speaker Cartersville, GA – May 10, 2019 – Thirteen-year-old amateur historian Andrew Bramlett will be speaking about Admiral John Henry Towers, a pioneering naval aviator from Rome, Georgia, at the Bartow History Museum on May 30, 2019. Towers began his career as an Aviator in 1911 and over the following decades [...]

By |May 13th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Pioneer Aviator & Georgia Native – Admiral John H. Towers

Euharlee Elementary wins System Wide Recycling Contest by Collecting 123,322 LBS. of Recycled Materials

Press Release: Bartow Beautiful has announced the winners of the 2018-19 School Recycling Contest, and it should come as no surprise to those folks who have been following past winners and recycling trends.  In what is becoming somewhat like the New England Patriots winning the Superbowl, or at least always being top contenders, Euharlee Elementary [...]

By |May 9th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Euharlee Elementary wins System Wide Recycling Contest by Collecting 123,322 LBS. of Recycled Materials