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Sen. Bruce Thompson Appointed Chairman of Senate Economic Development and Tourism Committee

Bruce Thompson PRESS RELEASE ATLANTA (January 14, 2021) | On Tuesday, Jan. 12, Sen. Bruce Thompson (R - White) was appointed to serve as Chairman of the Senate Economic Development and Tourism Committee. “With almost a decade of service in the Georgia Senate, I have had the opportunity to contribute my knowledge to [...]

By |2021-01-14T11:39:32-05:00January 14th, 2021|General|Comments Off on Sen. Bruce Thompson Appointed Chairman of Senate Economic Development and Tourism Committee

Bartow County Elections Audit Results

The Bartow County Board of Elections and Voter Registration is pleased to announce it completed its voluntary audit of the January 5th Runoff Election. The runoff between David Perdue and Jon Ossoff was randomly selected to be audited by the official monitors. The auditing process teams of two auditors counted every ballot by hand. The [...]

By |2021-01-13T13:54:18-05:00January 13th, 2021|General|Comments Off on Bartow County Elections Audit Results

Latest on Saturday’s Hit-And-Run

Trevus Jamaahl Baugh We have more information about the alleged whereabouts of a suspect over an hour after a fatal accident that took the life of 42-year-old Shauna D’Agostino of Euharlee on Euharlee Road on Saturday morning. In Cartersville, a resident of Euharlee Road stated someone entered his residence between 11:30 and 11:45, [...]

By |2021-01-12T17:01:31-05:00January 12th, 2021|General|Comments Off on Latest on Saturday’s Hit-And-Run

BCSO Arrests Man After Violent Rampage

Justin Phillip Fricks A Bartow County deputy arrested 36-year-old Justin Phillip Fricks of Taylorsville during a traffic stop on Alford Road near Rome on Saturday morning. The arrested regarded a violent rampage that began at his residence on Euharlee Road. After three in the morning, while he was allegedly very intoxicated, he reportedly [...]

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Cartersville School Board of Education Meeting Highlights

  Press Release: The Cartersville City Schools Board of Education met on Monday, January 11, 2021 for their regular session.   The Board recognized Mrs. Becky Bryant, assistant principal of Cartersville Elementary School, as the Matthew Hill-Dean HEARTS Employee of the Month. Mrs. Bryant loves engaging the students and is very organized while keeping the [...]

By |2021-01-12T11:20:48-05:00January 12th, 2021|General|Comments Off on Cartersville School Board of Education Meeting Highlights

New Information on Saturday’s Vehicular Homicide

Trevus Jamaahl Baugh We now have more information surrounding the events that led to the vehicular homicide of 42-year-old Shauna D’Agostino of Euharlee on Saturday morning. A complainant stated she and her boyfriend, 34-year-old Trevus Jamaahl Baugh of Cartersville, were having a verbal argument at her residence on Cathedral Heights near Euharlee that [...]

By |2021-01-11T15:30:37-05:00January 11th, 2021|General|Comments Off on New Information on Saturday’s Vehicular Homicide

DPH Launches COVID Vaccine Locator Ahead Of Phase 1A+ of Vaccine Administration

Atlanta – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is launching a COVID vaccine locator on the DPH website at https://dph.georgia.gov. The tool allows users to search by county for a vaccine provider in their community and provides location and contact information for the provider. This is not a centralized scheduling tool. County health departments [...]

By |2021-01-11T09:05:10-05:00January 11th, 2021|General|Comments Off on DPH Launches COVID Vaccine Locator Ahead Of Phase 1A+ of Vaccine Administration

COVID Cases Update (01/10)

As of 2:50 Sunday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 7,421 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, 46 more than yesterday’s updated total. They also reported Bartow County had 517 hospitalizations and 123 confirmed deaths. That is one hospitalization since yesterday and no verified deaths since January 6th. The public health department [...]

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Cartersville Man Charged In Vehicular Death of Local Teacher

Trevus Jamaahl Baugh Bartow County deputies booked 34-year-old Trevus Jamaahl Baugh of Cartersville into the jail Saturday afternoon in connection to the vehicular death of 42-year-old Shauna D’Agostino of Euharlee. According to the Georgia State Patrol, Baugh was driving a black 2016 Hyundai Elantra not registered in his name east on Euharlee Road [...]

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COVID Cases Update (01/09)

As of 2:50 Saturday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 7,361 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, 62 more than yesterday’s updated total. They also reported Bartow County had 516 hospitalizations and 123 confirmed deaths. That is two hospitalizations since yesterday and no verified deaths since January 6th. The public health department [...]

By |2021-01-09T15:06:33-05:00January 9th, 2021|General|Comments Off on COVID Cases Update (01/09)