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COVID Cases Update (01/30)

As of 2:50 Saturday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 8,951 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, 50 more than yesterday’s updated total. They also reported Bartow County had 592 hospitalizations and 155 confirmed deaths. That is one hospitalization and one verified death since yesterday. The public health department also reports 746,867 [...]

By |2021-01-30T15:09:21-05:00January 30th, 2021|General|Comments Off on COVID Cases Update (01/30)

Man Reportedly Pulls Knife On Local Store Owner

Jesse Tyler Robinson Bartow County deputies arrested 33-year-old Jesse Tyler Robinson at Kings Upscale Resale at 17 Apex Drive near Cartersville on January 23rd after allegedly pulling a knife on the store owner. When deputies arrived, one reportedly saw Robinson standing directly in front of the store wearing pink plaid shoes he allegedly [...]

By |2021-01-27T17:18:56-05:00January 27th, 2021|General|Comments Off on Man Reportedly Pulls Knife On Local Store Owner

COVID Cases Update (01/25)

As of 2:50 Monday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 8,534 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, 44 more than yesterday’s updated total. They also reported Bartow County had 554 hospitalizations and 147 confirmed deaths. That is one hospitalization and two verified deaths since yesterday. The public health department also reports 722,062 [...]

By |2021-01-25T15:34:22-05:00January 25th, 2021|General|Comments Off on COVID Cases Update (01/25)

Cartersville Man Charged With Sex Crimes Against Student

Craig Dean Godfrey On January 15th, North Cobb Christian School administration contacted the Acworth Police Department with information regarding an inappropriate relationship between a teacher and a former student. During this investigation, investigators discovered that Band Director, 38-year-old Craig Dean Godfrey of Cartersville, had been in a sexual relationship with a student, now [...]

By |2021-01-21T14:59:20-05:00January 21st, 2021|General|Comments Off on Cartersville Man Charged With Sex Crimes Against Student

White Announces New Councilmember

Qualifying for the March 16th Special Election ended today at noon in the City of White. Only one candidate, Curtis “Kirk” Powell, qualified for the open council position vacated by councilmember Tina Wilhite’s passing. The Elections Superintendent will submit a resolution at the Feb 1st council meeting to call off the special election. At the [...]

By |2021-01-21T13:20:59-05:00January 21st, 2021|General|Comments Off on White Announces New Councilmember

Bartow County Elections Audit Results

The Bartow County Board of Elections and Voter Registration is pleased to announce it completed its voluntary audit of the January 5th Runoff Election. The runoff between David Perdue and Jon Ossoff was randomly selected to be audited by the official monitors. The auditing process teams of two auditors counted every ballot by hand. The [...]

By |2021-01-13T13:54:18-05:00January 13th, 2021|General|Comments Off on Bartow County Elections Audit Results

Latest on Saturday’s Hit-And-Run

Trevus Jamaahl Baugh We have more information about the alleged whereabouts of a suspect over an hour after a fatal accident that took the life of 42-year-old Shauna D’Agostino of Euharlee on Euharlee Road on Saturday morning. In Cartersville, a resident of Euharlee Road stated someone entered his residence between 11:30 and 11:45, [...]

By |2021-01-12T17:01:31-05:00January 12th, 2021|General|Comments Off on Latest on Saturday’s Hit-And-Run

BCSO Arrests Man After Violent Rampage

Justin Phillip Fricks A Bartow County deputy arrested 36-year-old Justin Phillip Fricks of Taylorsville during a traffic stop on Alford Road near Rome on Saturday morning. The arrested regarded a violent rampage that began at his residence on Euharlee Road. After three in the morning, while he was allegedly very intoxicated, he reportedly [...]

By |2021-01-12T15:06:49-05:00January 12th, 2021|General|Comments Off on BCSO Arrests Man After Violent Rampage

New Information on Saturday’s Vehicular Homicide

Trevus Jamaahl Baugh We now have more information surrounding the events that led to the vehicular homicide of 42-year-old Shauna D’Agostino of Euharlee on Saturday morning. A complainant stated she and her boyfriend, 34-year-old Trevus Jamaahl Baugh of Cartersville, were having a verbal argument at her residence on Cathedral Heights near Euharlee that [...]

By |2021-01-11T15:30:37-05:00January 11th, 2021|General|Comments Off on New Information on Saturday’s Vehicular Homicide

COVID Cases Update (01/10)

As of 2:50 Sunday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 7,421 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, 46 more than yesterday’s updated total. They also reported Bartow County had 517 hospitalizations and 123 confirmed deaths. That is one hospitalization since yesterday and no verified deaths since January 6th. The public health department [...]

By |2021-01-10T15:03:04-05:00January 10th, 2021|General|Comments Off on COVID Cases Update (01/10)