The Cartersville City Schools Board of Education Met for a Called Meeting, Thursday, June 3, 2021. 

During the Business Session, the Board approved a Resolution of the Cartersville School Board providing for the recommendation to the City of Cartersville, Georgia of the approval of the issuance of $59,700,000 City of Cartersville, Georgia general obligation bonds, series 2021.   The Board also approved a Resolution for the City of Cartersville to enter [...]

By |2021-06-04T09:07:43-04:00June 4th, 2021|General|Comments Off on The Cartersville City Schools Board of Education Met for a Called Meeting, Thursday, June 3, 2021. 

City of Cartersville Bond Rating Report

S&P Global Ratings assigned its ‘AA’ bond rating to the City of Cartersville. This rating is essentially a two-notch boost from last year’s Moody’s Bond Rating. Click on the link below for more details. Standard & Poors Rating Report - May 2021

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3-Year-Old Adairsville Boy Drowned

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Murray County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the drowning of a toddler from Adairsville at Carters Lake on Monday. The Daily Citizen-News reports that 911 received a call regarding a missing child at the lake after 2 p.m. The body of 3-year-old Malachi Holden was recovered from the water [...]

By |2021-06-02T08:59:05-04:00June 2nd, 2021|General|Comments Off on 3-Year-Old Adairsville Boy Drowned

COOSA VALLEY CREDIT UNION ANNOUNCES EIGHTH ANNUAL AMERICAN FLAG PROJECT

  ROME, GA (June 1, 2021) – Coosa Valley Credit Union (Coosa Valley) will once again be replacing torn or faded American flags in the communities the credit union serves. The project will run June 1 – July 4, 2021.   “This is the eighth year of this project and to date, Coosa Valley has [...]

By |2021-06-01T11:47:06-04:00June 1st, 2021|General|Comments Off on COOSA VALLEY CREDIT UNION ANNOUNCES EIGHTH ANNUAL AMERICAN FLAG PROJECT

Bartow County Posts Positive Numbers Across the Board in April: Bartow County’s Unemployment Rate Decreased to 3.3%

  Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that Bartow County saw positive over-the-month measures for every key indicator in April.   “We had another strong month in April,” said Commissioner of Labor Mark Butler. “We saw the unemployment rate decrease in every region and county, along with an over the month and over the [...]

By |2021-05-27T10:48:45-04:00May 27th, 2021|General|Comments Off on Bartow County Posts Positive Numbers Across the Board in April: Bartow County’s Unemployment Rate Decreased to 3.3%

COVID Cases Update (05/23)

As of 2:50 Sunday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 11,324 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, eight more than yesterday. They also reported that Bartow County had 839 hospitalizations and 211 confirmed deaths. The number of hospitalizations and verified deaths is the same as yesterday. The public health department also reports [...]

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COVID Cases Update (05/22)

As of 2:50 Saturday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 11,316 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, one more than yesterday. They also reported that Bartow County had 839 hospitalizations and 211 confirmed deaths. The number of hospitalizations and verified deaths is the same as yesterday. The public health department also reports [...]

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VACCINATED PEOPLE CAN STILL GIVE BLOOD AND BLOOD ASSURANCE NEEDS DONORS NOW

CARTERSVILLE, GA. (May 19, 2021) — Blood Assurance, the local blood provider, says they are receiving a lot of questions about blood donation from newly vaccinated potential donors. They want everyone to know that you can donate after you have received the COVID-19 vaccine. “We have been receiving a lot of calls about a deferral [...]

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Man Wanted For Reportedly Shooting At BCSO Deputies

Justin Ray Green The Bartow County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man who allegedly fired multiple shots at deputies on Tuesday night. Dispatch sent deputies to a residence on Mountain View Road near Acworth at around 8:50 about locating 39-year-old Justin Ray Green, who was living in an outside building on the [...]

By |2021-05-19T10:51:56-04:00May 19th, 2021|General|Comments Off on Man Wanted For Reportedly Shooting At BCSO Deputies

Cryo Freezer Manufacturing Facility Coming To Bartow County

This morning, Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that IC Biomedical would make a multi-million dollar investment in opening an advanced manufacturing facility near Cartersville. IC Biomedical is a producer of cryogenic freezers. As demand for medical-grade freezers continues to surge, the facility will deliver more than 80 jobs to Bartow County. IC Biomedical manufactures premium [...]

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