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City School Board Recommends Historic Low Millage Rate

The Cartersville School Board approved Superintendent Marc Feuerbach's recommendation to the City of Cartersville the rollback millage rate of 14.576 mils during their business meeting at their office building Monday night. This recommendation is provided there is not a significant change to the preliminary tax digest of $1,058,075,133. It will now be up to the [...]

By |July 8th, 2019|General|Comments Off on City School Board Recommends Historic Low Millage Rate

Adairsville Traffic Enforcement Leads To Arrest

Dazmyn Lashawn Darden Adairsville Police arrested 23-year-old Dazmyn Darden of Cedartown during a traffic stop on State Route 140 at Old Highway 140 Wednesday morning for multiple charges including possession of a controlled substance in schedule one, possession with intent to distribute a controlled substance in schedule one, possession of cocaine, possession with intent to [...]

By |July 3rd, 2019|General|Comments Off on Adairsville Traffic Enforcement Leads To Arrest

Fired Voestalpine Employee Arrested On Site With Gun

Rayvon Niyeem Johnson Bartow County deputies were dispatched to Voestalpine near White on Saturday morning at 7:59 due to a subject refusing to leave and threatening to shoot people. A witness stated that 29-year-old Rayvon Niyeem Johnson of Cartersville was fired the day before and went back to work that morning. Johnson was told to [...]

By |July 2nd, 2019|General|Comments Off on Fired Voestalpine Employee Arrested On Site With Gun

Anonymous Tip Leads to Drug Arrest

An anonymous caller advised E-911 at 9:51 Friday morning about a maroon 1999 wheelchair-accessible van with a disabled parking permit traveling from Marietta to Somerset Club Drive off State Route 20 Spur with a large shipment of marijuana and crack cocaine. The caller advised the van would get off I-75 at exit 290 in around [...]

By |June 25th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Anonymous Tip Leads to Drug Arrest

White Resident Arrested – GBI Bomb Squad Called To Scene

The White Police Department was called to a residence off of Rocky Street on Monday in reference to a report of domestic violence. The investigation revealed that 41-year-old Rodney Duane Huskins was the primary aggressor and arrest warrants were secured for family violence battery, criminal damage to property in the first degree, hindering a person [...]

By |June 21st, 2019|General|Comments Off on White Resident Arrested – GBI Bomb Squad Called To Scene

New Euharlee Police Chief Sworn In

Jody Matthews Sworn In As Police Chief By Mayor Steve Worthington With Council Member Tracy Queen Looking On Jody Matthews was sworn in as Euharlee’s Chief of Police during a city council work session at City Hall on Tuesday night. Many members of his family, city employees and police officers, and citizens were in attendance. [...]

By |June 18th, 2019|General|Comments Off on New Euharlee Police Chief Sworn In

Attempted Exploitation of Elder Person

Georgia Adult Protective Services informed the Bartow County Sheriff's Office of an attempted exploitation of an elder person that occurred last week. An unknown male claiming to be a neighbor of an 81-year-old resident of Brent Circle in Cartersville accompanied the resident to Bank of America on Joe Frank Harris Parkway in Cartersville on June [...]

By |June 18th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Attempted Exploitation of Elder Person

Euharlee Names New Police Chief

Jody Matthews The Euharlee City Council has appointed Powder Springs Police Lieutenant Jody Matthews as the city's new chief of police during a business meeting at City Hall on Tuesday night. The position came open after the retirement of Lee New on May 1st. The city received 19 applications. On May 21st, Matthews and current [...]

By |June 4th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Euharlee Names New Police Chief

Man Arrested for Allegedly Strangling Girlfriend

Todd Michael Rylands Jr. Upon the arrival of Bartow County deputies to a residence on Dolphin Drive in Cartersville Tuesday morning, a female advised her boyfriend (22-year-old Todd Rylands) grabbed her by the throat and began to strangle her. She was able to free herself and tried to call police, but Rylands took the phone [...]

By |May 31st, 2019|General|Comments Off on Man Arrested for Allegedly Strangling Girlfriend

Good Samaritan Helps Assault Victim; Man Arrested

Darrell Brooks McEachern An arrest was made on Sunday in reference to a violent incident that allegedly occurred in Emerson about eight months ago. Emerson Police were dispatched to a residence on Old Alabama Road on September 29th at around 12:23 a.m. in regards to a domestic disturbance. They spoke with 39-year-old Darrell Brooks McEachern, [...]

By |May 31st, 2019|General|Comments Off on Good Samaritan Helps Assault Victim; Man Arrested