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Lawrence Tweets #WeWantToPlay

A former Cartersville football star is the leading voice in support of college football starting in 2020. Trevor Lawrence took to Twitter on Sunday evening and stated the following: Lawrence then used the hashtag #WeWantToPlay, which had the following guidelines: Naturally, Lawrence was met with plenty of support for his cause and those who were [...]

By |August 10th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Lawrence Tweets #WeWantToPlay

CHAMBER LEADER SELECTED FOR ECONOMIC RECOVERY FELLOWSHIP

Williams one of 42 nationwide selected to participateCARTERSVILLE, Ga. (August 4, 2020) — Cindy Williams, Cartersville-Bartow Press Release: County Chamber of Commerce, CEO has been selected by the Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (ACCE) to study economic recovery and resilience strategies with 41 other chamber of commerce professionals from communities throughout the United States.The [...]

By |August 7th, 2020|General|Comments Off on CHAMBER LEADER SELECTED FOR ECONOMIC RECOVERY FELLOWSHIP

Trial May Be Delayed For Final Defendant In DuBois Case

Seddrick Damond Banks Citing the unavailability of two witnesses, WV News reports the government has requested a delay of the September trial for 27-year-old Seddrick Damond Banks of Cartersville. Banks has pleaded not guilty to a charge of accessory after the fact to the distribution of fentanyl, plus other drug and gun charges related to [...]

By |August 4th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Trial May Be Delayed For Final Defendant In DuBois Case

COVID Cases Update (08/04)

As of 2:50 Tuesday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 1,675 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, 57 more than yesterday. They also reported Bartow County had 213 hospitalizations, with 61 deaths. That is three hospitalizations and one death since yesterday. The public health department also reports 197,948 confirmed cases of COVID-19 [...]

By |August 4th, 2020|General|Comments Off on COVID Cases Update (08/04)

Bartow Planning Commission Against Potential Mining Project

The Bartow County Planning Commission recommends denial of a land-use map amendment and a rezoning for a 466-acre property on Rock Fence Road near Adairsville. Yellowstone LLC wants to change both from agriculture to mining to extract various minerals and mining products. Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor will make the final decision on the matter [...]

By |August 3rd, 2020|General|Comments Off on Bartow Planning Commission Against Potential Mining Project

Three Suspected In Shooting & Car Hopping

Madison Elizabeth Hanson Austin Hodges Simmons Austin Blake Smith The Bartow County Sheriff’s Office has named three suspects connected to a shooting incident from July 25th at Mission Road and Road 2 South. Law enforcement booked 17-year-old Madison Elizabeth Hanson of White, 19-year-old Austin Hodges Simmons of Cartersville, and 18-year-old Austin Blake Smith of Dahlonega [...]

By |August 3rd, 2020|General|Comments Off on Three Suspected In Shooting & Car Hopping

Adairsville and Euharlee Residents Qualify for Vacant Council Seats

A number of people have qualified to fill the unexpired terms of council members in Adairsville and Euharlee.  Last month, Buddy Bagley resigned from the Adairsville City Council and Tracy Queen resigned from Euharlee City Council.  Qualifying began Monday in Euharlee and ended Wednesday at noon.  Residents qualifying to run for the vacant Euharlee City [...]

By |July 31st, 2020|General|Comments Off on Adairsville and Euharlee Residents Qualify for Vacant Council Seats

Airman USA Corporation to Continue Operations in new Adairsville, GA Building

Press Release: Adairsville, GA, July 30, 2020 - Airman USA Corporation has been assembling generators in Adairsville, for the North American market since 2015. Having outgrown leasing space in the Daiki Corporation building, Airman USA has found a long-term home in a new building. The Cartersville-Bartow County Department of Economic Development are among partners that [...]

By |July 31st, 2020|General|Comments Off on Airman USA Corporation to Continue Operations in new Adairsville, GA Building

Shaw Moving Plant 12 Operations

Shaw Industries Group has announced plans to shift a portion of the commercial broadloom manufacturing operations currently taking place at Plant 12 in Cartersville to other nearby Shaw commercial manufacturing facilities. Equipment will move to other Shaw facilities - including expanding and enhancing operations at Plant 13 (also in Cartersville). The transition will take place [...]

By |July 30th, 2020|General|Comments Off on Shaw Moving Plant 12 Operations

COVID Cases Update (07/30)

As of 2:50 Thursday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 1,495 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, 55 more than yesterday. They also reported Bartow County had 200 hospitalizations, with 55 deaths. That is no hospitalizations since Tuesday and no deaths since Monday. Cartersville Medical Center reports they currently have 20 patients [...]

By |July 30th, 2020|General|Comments Off on COVID Cases Update (07/30)