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Two Booked on Cruelty to Children Charges

Ruben Luis McCann Cartersville Police arrested 28-year-old Ruben Luis McCain of Cartersville and booked him into the county jail early Monday morning for multiple charges including aggravated assault and two counts of cruelty to children in the first degree for allegedly maliciously causing a child under the age of 18 cruel or excessive physical or [...]

By |October 22nd, 2019|General|Comments Off on Two Booked on Cruelty to Children Charges

Kidnapped Baby Found Safe – Suspect Arrested

Parrish Anthony Layman A report of a physical domestic issue at a residence on Gail Street near Adairsville on Thursday morning led to the arrest of a Cartersville man. The complainant advised that her child’s father (who is her ex-boyfriend 21-year-old Parrish Anthony Layman) was staying at the residence. She stated he became angry about [...]

By |October 18th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Kidnapped Baby Found Safe – Suspect Arrested

More Details Released on Thursday’s Fatal Accident Near Adairsville

According to Georgia State Patrol reports, the accident occurred at approximately 8:43 p.m. A Chevrolet Tahoe traveling south on Hall Station Road and a Nissan Rogue was traveling north.  The Tahoe crossed into the northbound lane and struck the Rogue head-on.  The driver of the Tahoe, Jordan Towns (17 YOA) of Adairsville, and the passenger [...]

By |October 18th, 2019|General|Comments Off on More Details Released on Thursday’s Fatal Accident Near Adairsville

Cartersville store sells $982,245 Fantasy 5 jackpot ticket

ATLANTA – One Fantasy 5 jackpot ticket worth $982,245 was sold in Cartersville for the Oct. 17 Fantasy 5 drawing. Winning numbers from the Oct. 17 drawing were: 2-21-25-27-35. Cass White Grocery and Tobacco, located at 997 Cassville White Road N.E., sold the lucky ticket. A winner has not come forward to claim the prize [...]

By |October 18th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Cartersville store sells $982,245 Fantasy 5 jackpot ticket

Cartersville Store Sells Winning Lotto Ticket

One Fantasy 5 jackpot ticket worth $982,245 was sold in Cartersville at Cass White Grocery and Tobacco for the October 17th Fantasy 5 drawing. The winning numbers from the Oct. 17 drawing were: 2-21-25-27-35. A winner has not yet come forward to claim the prize. Fantasy 5 winners have 180 days from the game’s draw [...]

By |October 18th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Cartersville Store Sells Winning Lotto Ticket

Photos of Budgetel Inn and an Interview with the Owner

By |October 16th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Photos of Budgetel Inn and an Interview with the Owner

Updated Budgetel Information

We spoke to Budgetel General Manager Tisha Prater about how the shutdown started on Tuesday morning: She said that most people have gotten refunds for the nights already paid in advance and that the owner will try to reopen the extended stay hotel: Prater says that the tenants of Budgetel were a community: Budgetel resident [...]

By |October 15th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Updated Budgetel Information

Budgetel Inn Being Shut Down

The Bartow County Health Department informed Budgetel Inn on 35 Carson Loop near Cartersville on Tuesday morning at around 11:00 that they were being shut down and that its tenants were being given 24 hours to vacate the premises. We spoke with Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor on the matter: He said that people in [...]

By |October 15th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Budgetel Inn Being Shut Down

Firefighter Charged with 16 Felonies Including Arson

Carey Lee Wolfe A Bartow County firefighter has been arrested on 16 different felony charges, including arson. On October 4th at 4:40 in the afternoon, the Bartow County Fire Department was dispatched to a house fire at 111 Old Mill Road near White. An arson investigator was then summoned to the scene. A witness stated [...]

By |October 14th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Firefighter Charged with 16 Felonies Including Arson

Yellow Jackets Thump Tigers

The Adairsville Tigers were unable to capitalize on miscues by the Calhoun Yellow Jackets on Friday night and fell in the region contest by a score of 39-14. The Tigers committed five turnovers in the game, which stalled numerous drives. Adairsville had touchdown receptions from Jacob Ray and Wade Conduff in the game but was [...]

By |October 11th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Yellow Jackets Thump Tigers