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Bartow County Man Charged With Employing and Exploiting Illegal Aliens

Juan Antonio Perez Press Release ROME, Ga. - Juan Antonio Perez has been indicted on charges that his construction company, Aztec Framing, which operated in northwest Georgia and eastern Tennessee, profited by employing illegal aliens and paying them below-market wages. He has also been charged with being an illegal alien in possession of 14 firearms.  [...]

By |May 9th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Bartow County Man Charged With Employing and Exploiting Illegal Aliens

COUNTY LEADERS GRADUATE FROM THE GEORGIA ACADEMY FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Bartow County graduates at the May 7, 2019 ceremony included: Penny Davis, Lori Dowdy, Mecole Ledbetter, and Cary Roth. May 8, 2019 The Board of the Georgia Academy for Economic Development announces Bartow County graduates from the 2018 Region 1 Multi-Day Training Program.  Class participants represented a number of professional and non-professional economic development fields, [...]

By |May 8th, 2019|General|Comments Off on COUNTY LEADERS GRADUATE FROM THE GEORGIA ACADEMY FOR ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

City of Cartersville Received Ransomware Attack

P Press Release: The City of Cartersville Received Ransomware Attack May 6, 2019 - The City of Cartersville received a ransomware attack over the weekend.  While the City is operational, there are potentially some areas that have been impacted.  The City is working with authorities as well as a third party consultant to remedy any [...]

By |May 6th, 2019|General|Comments Off on City of Cartersville Received Ransomware Attack

Fatal Accident Update, Griffin Rd. and Law Rd.

We have more information about an accident that claimed the life of a Cartersville woman Thursday.  Thirty four year old, Candace Redd of Cartersville died in the crash that occurred at approximately 3:55 p.m.  According to Georgia State Patrol Reports, a 2009 Nissan Altima driven by Redd was traveling south on Griffin Road, north of [...]

By |May 3rd, 2019|General|Comments Off on Fatal Accident Update, Griffin Rd. and Law Rd.

Bartow County Lowers Unemployment Rate to 3.5% for March 2019

Press Release: Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that Bartow County’s unemployment rate and unemployment claims both fell in March. At the same time, all annual numbers for Bartow County remainpositive, preliminary numbers show. “We are moving into the Spring with a strong jobs report,” Butler said. “The national economy is booming. Georgia is [...]

By |May 2nd, 2019|General|Comments Off on Bartow County Lowers Unemployment Rate to 3.5% for March 2019

GBI Investigates the Death of a Cartersville Infant

While no arrests have been made, state law enforcement officials have launched an investigation into the death of a Cartersville newborn.  According to a statement from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, on Thursday, May 2, 2019, the GBI Calhoun Office was requested to conduct a death investigation of a one-month-old in Cartersville, GA. An autopsy [...]

By |May 2nd, 2019|General|Comments Off on GBI Investigates the Death of a Cartersville Infant

Blood Assurance recognizes Shaw Plant 15 as the #1 Manufacturing Facility in collections for 2018

CARTERSVILLE, GA. (April 30, 2019) — It was a terrific celebration today at Shaw Plant 15! Blood Assurance recognized the plant as the #1 Manufacturing Facility in collections for 2018 for the entire Blood Assurance region, with 452 units collected. Blood Assurance and Shaw Plant 15 went on to also recognize the over 130 Shaw Plant 15 donors who [...]

By |May 1st, 2019|General|Comments Off on Blood Assurance recognizes Shaw Plant 15 as the #1 Manufacturing Facility in collections for 2018

Injuries Minor in Officer Involved Accident on Bartow Shooting Range

Marietta Police confirm that an officer received minor injuries during a training operation while at a shooting range in Bartow Friday. As a gun was being cleaned, a bullet struck the pavement; small pieces of fragment struck an officer in the lower leg. The officer was taken to the hospital but received no treatment due [...]

By |April 27th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Injuries Minor in Officer Involved Accident on Bartow Shooting Range

JUSTICE ROBERT BENHAM TO STEP DOWN

PRESS RELEASE: Atlanta, April 26, 2019 – Justice Robert Benham has announced that he will leave the Supreme Court of Georgia in 2020 and will not seek reelection to another six-year term. Twenty-nine years ago, Justice Benham became the first African American to serve on the state’s highest court when then-Gov. Joe Frank Harris appointed [...]

By |April 26th, 2019|General|Comments Off on JUSTICE ROBERT BENHAM TO STEP DOWN

Law Enforcement Officer Shoots Fellow Officer in the Leg on Bartow Firing Range

Press Release: The Bartow County Sheriff's Office responded to Picklesimer Road for a person shot in the leg. According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, at about 12:22PM today, deputies were dispatched to the Georgia Power Firing Range located on Picklesimer Road. Upon arrival, an out of county police agency had been utilizing the firing range for [...]

By |April 26th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Law Enforcement Officer Shoots Fellow Officer in the Leg on Bartow Firing Range