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COVID Cases Update (11/24)

As of 2:50 Tuesday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 4,330 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, 35 more than yesterday. They also reported Bartow County had 359 hospitalizations, with 99 confirmed deaths and six probable deaths. That is no deaths since November 18th. The public health department also reports 408,644 confirmed [...]

By |2020-11-24T16:34:41-05:00November 24th, 2020|General|Comments Off on COVID Cases Update (11/24)

Georgia DOT Suspending Lane Closures During the Thanksgiving Holiday

To ease Thanksgiving traffic congestion statewide, the Georgia Department of Transportation announced the suspension of construction-related lane closures on heavily traveled interstate highways and state routes. The closures will be from 6 a.m. Wednesday to 5 a.m. Monday. The statewide lane restrictions help to reduce traffic congestion during the Thanksgiving holiday. Similar suspensions will be [...]

By |2020-11-23T16:56:44-05:00November 23rd, 2020|General|Comments Off on Georgia DOT Suspending Lane Closures During the Thanksgiving Holiday

COVID Cases Update (11/23)

As of 2:50 Monday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 4,292 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, 14 more than yesterday. They also reported Bartow County had 359 hospitalizations, with 99 confirmed deaths and six probable deaths. That is no deaths since last Wednesday. The public health department also reports 406,220 confirmed [...]

By |2020-11-23T16:22:45-05:00November 23rd, 2020|General|Comments Off on COVID Cases Update (11/23)

STORY UPDATE: 14 Arrested In Cartersville Warrant Sweep

Agents and Officers of the Bartow Cartersville Drug Task Force - Special Operations Group, the Cartersville Police Department, Bartow County Sheriff's Office, Georgia Department of Pardons and Parole, and the Georgia Department of Community Supervision executed multiple search and arrest warrants at 114 and 114 1/2 Courrant Street in Cartersville on Thursday. As a result, [...]

By |2020-11-23T15:54:46-05:00November 19th, 2020|General|Comments Off on STORY UPDATE: 14 Arrested In Cartersville Warrant Sweep

COVID Cases Update (11/19)

As of 2:50 Thursday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 4,183 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, 15 more than yesterday. They also reported Bartow County had 357 hospitalizations, with 99 confirmed deaths and six probable deaths. That is no hospitalizations or confirmed deaths since yesterday. The public health department also reports [...]

By |2020-11-19T22:38:38-05:00November 19th, 2020|General|Comments Off on COVID Cases Update (11/19)

Woman Booked In Bartow County Jail For Fatal Crash

Erica Leerle Taylor Bartow County deputies booked 34-year-old Erica Leerle Taylor of Fort Oglethorpe into the jail Monday afternoon for misdemeanor homicide by vehicle in the second degree, failure to maintain her lane, and driving too fast for conditions. Georgia State Patrol identified Taylor as the driver responsible for the death of 41-year-old [...]

By |2020-11-18T14:10:09-05:00November 18th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Woman Booked In Bartow County Jail For Fatal Crash

Euharlee Swears In Newest Council Member

Euharlee Mayor Steve Worthington swore in newly elected city council member Greg Free during a called City Council meeting at City Hall Tuesday night. The council readopted a city of ethics resolution before City Manager James Stephens presented them with the first reading of the fiscal year 2021 budget. We'll have more on that discussion [...]

By |2020-11-17T20:15:26-05:00November 17th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Euharlee Swears In Newest Council Member

Changes To COVID Testing Schedule

The only Northwest Georgia regional free COVID-19 testing site available on Veteran’s Day will be the Bartow and Gordon testing site at the Senior Center at 150 Cambridge Court in Calhoun. This location is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The regional COVID-19 testing site at Liberty Square Church in Cartersville will not be [...]

By |2020-11-10T21:15:02-05:00November 10th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Changes To COVID Testing Schedule

Trey Kelley Re-Elected House Majority Whip

The House Republican Caucus unanimously re-elected State Representative Trey Kelley to continue serving as the House Majority Whip for the 2021-2022 legislative term during caucus elections earlier today. Kelley represents District 16, which includes Polk County and portions of Bartow and Haralson counties. Majority Whip Kelley is responsible for monitoring legislation as it moves through [...]

By |2020-11-09T20:52:37-05:00November 9th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Trey Kelley Re-Elected House Majority Whip

COVID Cases Update (11/08)

As of 2:50 Sunday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 3,854 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, nine more than yesterday. They also reported Bartow County had 345 hospitalizations, with 96 confirmed deaths and four probable deaths. That is no hospitalizations since yesterday and no confirmed deaths since October 29th. The public [...]

By |2020-11-08T15:14:21-05:00November 8th, 2020|General|Comments Off on COVID Cases Update (11/08)