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Cartersville Medical Center Statement 03/19

Cartersville Medical Center has protocols in place to care for patients with infectious diseases, and they have been working diligently to ensure they are prepared for potential issues related to COVID-19. Since March 9th, there have been 32 positive COVID-19 patients (with 12 who currently remain as inpatients). Overall, there have been 15 patients who [...]

By |March 19th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Cartersville Medical Center Statement 03/19

I-75 Lane Closures Thursday

Weather permitting, the right lane and the right shoulder will be closed in each direction of I-75 from milepost 286 to 287 (tomorrow/today). Georgia Department of Transportation crews will be replacing signs on I-75 south of exit 288, which is the East Main Street in Cartersville. Crews will replace the northbound sign first from 9 [...]

By |March 18th, 2020|General|Comments Off on I-75 Lane Closures Thursday

Cartersville Medical Center Statement 03/18

Cartersville Medical Center has protocols in place to care for patients with infectious diseases, and they have been working diligently to ensure they are prepared for potential issues related to COVID-19. Since March 9th, there have been 16 positive COVID-19 patients (with four who currently remain as inpatients). Overall, there have been five patients who [...]

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Cartersville Medical Center Statement 03/17

Cartersville Medical Center has protocols in place to care for patients with infectious diseases and they have been working diligently to ensure they are prepared for potential issues related to COVID-19. They have had 16 positive COVID-19 patients and five remain as inpatients. There are 53 patients in house awaiting test results; 33 patients did [...]

By |March 17th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Cartersville Medical Center Statement 03/17

Georgia Addresses Insurance Industry

Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King released a second Directive to Georgia’s insurance industry with additional measures aimed at assisting individuals and business impacted by the ongoing COVID-19 public health challenge. Specifically, the Directive asks labs providing COVID-19 testing to be mindful of what they charge and requests that insurers reimburse those [...]

By |March 17th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Georgia Addresses Insurance Industry

City of Emerson Meetings Canceled

All Emerson City Council meetings and work sessions are cancelled until further notice. The city can be reached at 770-382-9819.

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Cartersville Medical Center Statement 03/16

Cartersville Medical Center has protocols in place to care for patients with infectious diseases and they have been working diligently to ensure they are prepared for potential issues related to COVID-19. Of the five previously reported patients with positive COVID-19, one was transferred and one was discharged to home following CDC and Public Health guidance [...]

By |March 16th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Cartersville Medical Center Statement 03/16

Georgia Department of Education COVID-19 Updates

As the COVID-19 outbreak continues and many public schools are closed to ensure the safety of students and staff, State School Superintendent Richard Woods is suspending the following until further notice: required state testing, teacher and leader evaluation requirements and reporting, and state-level attendance-related consequences. At the March State Board of Education meeting, Woods will [...]

By |March 16th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Georgia Department of Education COVID-19 Updates

Cartersville-Bartow Chamber Events & Operations Update

In accordance with current recommendations, the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce has made numerous changes to events and operations. The Chamber will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation and send out future updates and changes through e-mail, their website, and social media channels as more information becomes available. The March 18th ribbon cutting for Chicken [...]

By |March 16th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Cartersville-Bartow Chamber Events & Operations Update

Euharlee Work Session Cancelled

The Euharlee City Council Work Session scheduled for March 17th at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall has been CANCELLED.

By |March 16th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Euharlee Work Session Cancelled