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Bartow County Inmate Charged With Murder

30-year-old Cheyenne Denise Snopek of Cartersville received a murder charge while in the Bartow County Jail last week. A state warrant alleges that sometime from January 1st through 2nd at 104 Zena Drive (the Bartow County Sheriff’s Office), Snopek murdered Tiffany Gail Kimbrell during the commission of a felony. The warrant states that Snopek knowingly [read more...]

By |2023-01-10T05:57:48-05:00January 10th, 2023|General|Comments Off on Bartow County Inmate Charged With Murder

Wind Chill Advisory for Sunday

A wind chill advisory is on Sunday from 1 AM to 1 PM. The National Weather Service expects frigid wind chills as low as five above zero.

By |2022-12-24T12:29:01-05:00December 24th, 2022|General|Comments Off on Wind Chill Advisory for Sunday

Update On Officer-Involved Shooting

This morning, the Cartersville Police Department asked the Georgia Bureau of Investigation to investigate an officer-involved shooting. Preliminary information indicates that around 12:20 a.m., Cartersville P.D. officers observed an SUV belonging to Phillip Ross, age 49, of Cartersville, parked at the Oxygen Station behind the Shell gas pumps at 1338 East Main Street near I-75. [read more...]

By |2022-12-23T15:48:51-05:00December 23rd, 2022|General|Comments Off on Update On Officer-Involved Shooting

Cartersville Officers Reportedly Shoot Suspect Friday Morning

The Cartersville Police department reported an officer-involved shooting Friday morning. At approximately 12:02, officers with the Cartersville Police Department attempted to serve a warrant outside the convenience store behind the Shell gas pumps at 1338 East Main Street near I-75 on an individual in his SUV. Upon making contact, the male purportedly refused to exit [read more...]

By |2022-12-23T10:28:19-05:00December 23rd, 2022|General|Comments Off on Cartersville Officers Reportedly Shoot Suspect Friday Morning

Georgia Begins Repatriation of Native American Artifacts from Etowah Indian Mounds

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will soon begin returning artifacts to culturally affiliated tribes from Etowah Indian Mounds State Historic Site in Cartersville. Repatriation is mandated by the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA), a federal law enacted in 1990.Changes to the museum reflect a growing cultural shift that takes emphasis [read more...]

By |2022-12-23T08:09:10-05:00December 23rd, 2022|General|Comments Off on Georgia Begins Repatriation of Native American Artifacts from Etowah Indian Mounds

Atrium Health And Harbin Clinic To Merge

Atrium Health and Harbin Clinic have confirmed with WBHF that the two are looking to merge under the Atrium Health umbrella within a couple of months. Harbin Clinic CEO Kenna Stock stated that throughout its 150-year history, Harbin Clinic has remained true to its founding principles and continues to innovate to ensure patients have access [read more...]

By |2022-12-22T05:32:37-05:00December 22nd, 2022|General|Comments Off on Atrium Health And Harbin Clinic To Merge

Bartow County Under Wind Chill Advisory

Governor Brian Kemp has declared that a state of emergency exists in Georgia due to the potential of severe winter weather affecting the state from today through Monday. Bartow County is under a wind chill advisory from midnight tonight until noon on Saturday. The National Weather Service expects freezing wind chills as low as five [read more...]

By |2022-12-22T05:14:25-05:00December 22nd, 2022|General|Comments Off on Bartow County Under Wind Chill Advisory

Wind Chill Watch For Midnight Friday

The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill watch from midnight Friday until noon on Saturday. They expect temperatures to rapidly begin dropping into the teens and 20s behind an arctic front late Thursday night into Friday. Lows on Saturday morning will range from the single digits to mid-teens across much of north and [read more...]

By |2022-12-21T05:07:21-05:00December 21st, 2022|General|Comments Off on Wind Chill Watch For Midnight Friday

Former Cartersville Parks & Rec Director Greg Anderson Has Died

On Friday, December 9, 2022, Gregory Alan Anderson, loving husband and father, passed away at the age of 65 years. Greg was born July 3, 1957, to the parents of Joseph (deceased) and Carol Anderson. He graduated from Gilmer County High School in Ellijay, GA, and received a Bachelor of Parks and Recreation from North [read more...]

By |2022-12-12T11:02:03-05:00December 12th, 2022|General|Comments Off on Former Cartersville Parks & Rec Director Greg Anderson Has Died

New Electric Vehicle Battery Facility Coming To Bartow County

Governor Brian P. Kemp today announced that Hyundai Motor Group and SK On have selected a site in Bartow County for a new electric vehicle battery manufacturing facility. The facility will supply Hyundai Motor Group’s plants in the United States. One of the most significant economic development projects in state history, stakeholders estimate it will [read more...]

By |2022-12-08T08:19:31-05:00December 8th, 2022|General|Comments Off on New Electric Vehicle Battery Facility Coming To Bartow County