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Sen. Bruce Thompson Appointed Chairman of the Senate Committee on Veterans, Military and Homeland Security

Press Release: ATLANTA (January 15, 2019) | Sen. Bruce Thompson (R – White) was recently appointed to serve as Chairman of the Senate Committee on Veterans, Military and Homeland Security and to serve on several influential committees for the 2019 Legislative Session by the Senate Committee on Assignments. “I am so thankful for the opportunity [...]

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Sen. Chuck Hufstetler Appointed Chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance

Press Release ATLANTA (January 15, 2019) | Sen. Chuck Hufstetler (R – Rome) was recently appointed to serve as Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee and to serve on several influential committees for the 2019 Legislative Session by the Senate Committee on Assignments. “I look forward to the opportunity to serve the Senate and state [...]

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Bartow School Board Rescinds Taxation Resolution

A resolution that was passed by the Bartow County Board of Education almost 22 months ago garnered the most conversation during a business meeting at their central office on Monday night. On March 20th 2017, the board approved a taxation resolution presented by former Superintendent John Harper with a three to two vote resolving that [...]

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Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested in Cartersville

Joshua Jonmichael Bullock A Bartow County deputy was dispatched to the area of Budgetel Inn on Carson Loop in Cartersville on Thursday at 2:02 p.m. in reference to a suspect who was wanted in Cobb County for armed robbery hiding in the wood line. A male was located lying underneath a dead tree [...]

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GDOL and Sequium Asset Recruitment host job fair in January

  Press Release:  The Georgia Department of Labor is partnering with Sequium for an upcoming job fair.   The event will be held on Jan. 15 from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Cobb-Cherokee Career Center, 465 Big Shanty Road, Marietta, Georgia.   Sequium Asset Recruitment will be looking to hire  25 customer service [...]

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Accident Update: Alabama Man Killed in One Vehicle Accident on I-75

An Alabama man died in a one-car accident in Bartow County Thursday night.  According to Georgia State Patrol Reports, the crash occurred January 10th, at approximately 8:00 p.m.  A 2002 Nissan Maxima driven by 21-year-old, Jackson Rumley of Madison Alabama was traveling south on I-75.  The vehicle was in the left lane attempting to negotiate [...]

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Isakson, Perdue, Loudermilk Introduce Legislation to Expand Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park

Press Release: Expansion will add to historical significance of battlefield WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., David Perdue, R-Ga., and U.S. Representative Barry Loudermilk, R-Ga.-11, today announced they have reintroduced legislation in both the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives to add eight acres of land to Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park in [...]

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GHC faculty member dedicates herself to helping others

Susan Claxton shows off a tattoo of an anklet with a starfish pendant as she explains the story of the starfish. It goes something like this: a boy is frantically throwing starfish on the shore back into the ocean when a man walks up and asks him what he is doing. The boy explains the [...]

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City of White Chief of Police Resigned; New One Appointed

During the White City Council meeting on Monday night, WBHF learned that White Chief of Police Dane Hunter resigned from his position on December 26th. Here is the pdf of his resignation letter (20190108082118225) We have reached out to Mayor Kim Billue for comment. After an executive session, the city council appointed Sergeant Chris Barnes [...]

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Aragon Woman Arrested on Drug Charges

Press Release: On January 4th, 2019 Officer C. Jones of the Adairsville Police Department discovered an odd vehicle passing through Adairsville. At the intersection of Hwy. 140 and Hwy. 41 he observed a gray Ford Taurus driving north which displayed a Georgia tag specific to trailers only. Ofc. Jones stopped the vehicle and contacted the [...]

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