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Several Local Men Sentenced to Federal Prison for Execution of a Teen

Eight gang members sentenced to federal prison for their roles in the execution of a teenage gang member for suspected "snitching" ATLANTA – Gary Terrell Davis, an associate of the 135 Piru gang responsible for a series of violent acts throughout the Northern District of Georgia, is the last defendant to be sentenced for his [read more...]

By |2022-12-01T12:58:10-05:00December 1st, 2022|General|Comments Off on Several Local Men Sentenced to Federal Prison for Execution of a Teen

Bartow County Sees Rise in October Unemployment Rate: Bartow’s Rate 2.9%

November 24, 2022    Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that Bartow County recorded an unemployment rate of 2.9 percent in October, up five-tenths of a percent over the month. A year ago, the rate was 2.9 percent.   "Job seekers have continued to experience a favorable hiring environment across multiple job sectors, despite [read more...]

By |2022-12-01T11:40:46-05:00December 1st, 2022|General|Comments Off on Bartow County Sees Rise in October Unemployment Rate: Bartow’s Rate 2.9%

911 Call Causes Shutdown at Cartersville High School

This morning, local authorities received a call about an active shooter at Cartersville High School. The school immediately enacted lockdown procedures. Local law enforcement has responded quickly and is on campus now, ensuring the safety of the school. Fake 911 calls regarding schools have been made across Georgia this morning. Police have given the school [read more...]

By |2022-11-30T12:48:15-05:00November 30th, 2022|General|Comments Off on 911 Call Causes Shutdown at Cartersville High School

NOTS Logistics Putting Culture of Caring Mission to Work This Holiday Season

With the holiday season upon us, NOTS Logistics is putting its culture of caring mission to work by giving back to the Cartersville community in several ways. Over the last several weeks, employees participated in a friendly “Can Wars” competition. As a result, NOTS employees collected and donated hundreds of canned goods to community shelters, [read more...]

By |2022-11-25T09:23:34-05:00November 25th, 2022|General|Comments Off on NOTS Logistics Putting Culture of Caring Mission to Work This Holiday Season

Early Saturday Voting Approved for Senate Runoffs

The Bartow Board of Elections votes to approve early Saturday voting for the Senate runoff election this Saturday November 26th. Early Saturday will be held at the county election office at 1300 Joe Frank Harris Parkway from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. We will have more on this decision to allow early Saturday voting in [read more...]

By |2022-11-23T15:37:30-05:00November 23rd, 2022|General|Comments Off on Early Saturday Voting Approved for Senate Runoffs

Suspect Wanted In Cartersville Kidnapping Arrested

Cartersville Police Officers were dispatched to The Park at 366 apartments on Old Mill Road on Monday night at 6:15 regarding a reported child abduction. Officers learned that 31-year-old Maurice Hall of Cartersville had taken a 10-month-old infant boy against the mother’s wishes and intended to take the infant to South Georgia. In addition, Hall [read more...]

By |2022-11-22T11:13:56-05:00November 22nd, 2022|General|Comments Off on Suspect Wanted In Cartersville Kidnapping Arrested

Suspicious Device Found By Cartersville Public Works

A press release was issued by the Cartersville Police Department Monday evening that stated: On Monday, November 21, 2022, Cartersville Public Works located a suspicious device in the area of Fiber Drive and Brown Farm Road. Cartersville Police Department officers responded, and then the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) was contacted. The GBI was dispatched [read more...]

By |2022-11-21T17:58:05-05:00November 21st, 2022|General|Comments Off on Suspicious Device Found By Cartersville Public Works

Adairsville Eliminated By Oconee County in Playoffs

The Adairsville Tigers fell to the Oconee County Warriors 45-20 on Friday night and were eliminated in the GHSA Class-3A High School Football playoffs. Oconee County received the opening kickoff, and the Warriors hit the ground running early, scoring a 59-yard passing touchdown to take an early lead. Adairsville fumbled on the ensuing kickoff, and [read more...]

By |2022-11-18T21:58:10-05:00November 18th, 2022|General|Comments Off on Adairsville Eliminated By Oconee County in Playoffs