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Cass, Woodland Shut Out in Region Games

The Cass Colonels looked to grab an inside edge for a playoff spot on Friday night but were shutout by the visiting Hiram Hornets 31-0. Both defenses stood strong in the first half as a long 70-yard touchdown pass for Hiram made the early difference. In the second half, Hiram tossed another long touchdown pass [...]

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Cartersville Pushes Regular Season Win Streak to 55

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes added to their undefeated season with a 45-2 win over the LaGrange Grangers on Friday night. The game got off to an inauspicious start for Cartersville as LaGrange recovered an onside kick on the opening kickoff. The Cartersville defense held strong, however, and forced a Granger punt. But a few plays [...]

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Road Repair on Highway 411 to Close One Westbound Lane

Georgia Department of Transportation maintenance crews will be repairing a one-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 411 in Bartow County on Tuesday, October 15. Motorists can expect some delays while the roadwork is underway. The project should be completed Tuesday, as long as the weather cooperates. The approximate times of the work on Tuesday will be [...]

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Hear Entire Cartersville Mayoral Forum Here

Nicole Butler Matt Santini Here is the discussion between two of the three candidates running for Mayor of Cartersville. We made multiple attempts to speak with candidate Barbara Jackson through the contact information furnished to us by the Bartow County Elections Office, but she did not return our calls. Part One Part Two

By |October 10th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Hear Entire Cartersville Mayoral Forum Here

A Bartow County Man Commits Suicide While in Custody.

A 40-year-old Bartow man held on a probation violation committed suicide while in custody at the jail. The man was found in his cell on September 19th, BCSO officials say he was not on a watch and no suspicious activity was found during the investigation. Tune to WBHF for the story.

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Former White Police Chief, Police Officer and City Clerk Are Indicted by the Bartow County Grand Jury

David Johnny King, Blake Douglas Scheff, and Jane Lanette Richards are accused of Violation of Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO).  According to the indictment, between August 2009 and December of 2017,  they illegally profited financially from their positions through the use of the Police Department and the Clerk of Municipal Court to raise [...]

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Pedestrian Struck While Crossing Hwy. 41, Dies from Injuries.

On October 8, at approximately 7:58 p.m., Troopers were dispatched to a crash where a vehicle struck a pedestrian on highway 41 at Felton Road. According to Georgia State Patrol reports, a silver Toyota Tacoma was traveling south on Highway 41, in the left lane.  The Tacoma was traveling through the intersection on a green [...]

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Political Forum Between Euharlee Council Candidates: Tim Abbot, David Duncan, and Michael W. Troxell

By |October 8th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Political Forum Between Euharlee Council Candidates: Tim Abbot, David Duncan, and Michael W. Troxell

Bartow County lowers claims in August

Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that Bartow County had fewer initial claims for unemployment filed in August. At the same time, the annual numbers for labor force and employed residents increased in August, preliminary numbers show. “Georgia had another strong month in August,” said Butler. “The state set several records. Our local communities [...]

By |October 7th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Bartow County lowers claims in August

Carrollton Capsizes Cass

The Cass Colonles (3-3, 2-2) fell to the Carrollton Trojans by a score of 50-14 on Friday night. Carrollton quarterback Myles Morris threw five touchdown passes on the evening, as Colonel defense was unable to stop the Trojan aerial assault. Terrell Carmichael caught two of Morris’ touchdown passes in the contest. Logan Nelson and Triston [...]

By |October 4th, 2019|General|Comments Off on Carrollton Capsizes Cass