Christopher Gary Holland Joseph Mitchell Reames Jr. Dispatch sent an Adairsville Police officer to a commercial site at 7502 Adairsville Highway on Saturday morning at around 7:50 about two males attempting to steal a trailer. While en route, the officer noticed a blue Ford Explorer leaving that address traveling west on State Route 140 in [...]
The following is the unofficial and incomplete Bartow County election summary report of contested local races. The final unofficial numbers should be completely tallied at some point Wednesday or Thursday. Republican – State House District 16* CandidateElection DayAdvanced VotingAbsentee by MailTotalJennifer Lankford Hulsey20541182428Trey Kelley (I)601674051,073* Does not include Haralson and Polk Counties Republican – Sheriff [...]
Luke Kye Layton The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office has released more information about the vehicle chase that landed two people in the hospital Saturday. A deputy was en route to a reported physical domestic dispute at around 11:05 Saturday morning when a red 2013 Kia Forte going south on Burnt Hickory Road sped up suddenly, [...]
As of 3:00 Friday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 514 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, which is ten more than we had yesterday. Out of the 514 confirmed cases, Bartow has had 140 hospitalizations with 39 total deaths. That is no hospitalizations since yesterday and no deaths since Wednesday. The [...]
Alton "Buddy" Bagley Mayor Pro Tem Buddy Bagley resigned from the City Council June 4th at close of business. Mayor Pro Tem Bagley's statement is below: First of all, I want to say that serving on the Adairsville City Council and as Mayor Pro Tem has been one of the [...]
As of 3:00 Thursday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 504 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, which is eight more than we had yesterday. Out of the 504 confirmed cases, Bartow has had 140 hospitalizations with 39 total deaths. That is two hospitalizations and no deaths since yesterday. The link for [...]
Georgia Museums Incorporated is pleased to announce the reopening of its family of museums, which include Bartow History Museum, Booth Western Art Museum, and Tellus Science Museum. Museum members will get priority visitation to the reopened museums beginning Saturday, June 13th and lasting through Friday, June 19th. The museums will open to the general public [...]
Kevin Ricardo McQueen Bartow County deputies arrested 52-year-old Kevin Ricardo McQueen of Acworth and booked him into the jail Monday afternoon for an aggravated child molestation warrant from May 27th.
David Lee “Brian” Phillips According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, Bartow County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigators and Homeland Security Agents executed a search warrant at a residence in Adairsville on Tuesday after both agencies received several leads of possession/distribution of child sexual abuse material. After a thorough investigation, 29-year-old David Lee “Brian” Phillips of Adairsville was [...]
As of 7:00 Monday night, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 481 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County. Out of the 481 confirmed cases, Bartow has had 136 hospitalizations with 38 total deaths. The link for more specifics can be found at: https://dph.georgia.gov/covid-19-daily-status-report.