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Man Arrested, Accused of Pointing Gun at Mother-In-Law

Jackie Joe Girton On December 26th at about 1:48 p.m., a Bartow County deputy was dispatched to a residence on Pecan Lane in Acworth in reference to a domestic problem in progress. Upon arrival, the deputy met with an alleged victim who said she was in a verbal argument with her husband (Jackie Girton). Jackie [...]

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Adairsville Graduate Completes Basic Training, U.S. Air Force

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Kameron D. Bagby graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training also earn four [...]

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Large Cache of Drugs Found by Adairsville Police During Traffic Stop

Press Release:     Adairsville Police Officer Cody Jones has discovered a large cache of drugs on a traffic stop recently. On Jan. the 30th 2019 Officer Jones made a traffic stop in the area of Hwy. 140 at Georgia North Circle. This was done due to the car passing through a red light whereas Officer Jones [...]

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Georgia DOT: Edge Pavement Repair on SR 61 in Bartow County

Georgia Department of Transportation maintenance crews begin today their work on repairing the deteriorating edges of pavement on State Route 61 in Bartow County. Work will proceed daily through Friday between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., weather permitting. Edge repair is a maintenance activity that is intended to guard against pavement failure [...]

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Cartersville School Board Member Resigns

At tonight's meeting of the Cartersville City School Board, the board accepted the resignation of board member Floyd Braid. Braid tendered his resignation, effective February 1st, in a letter addressed to Superintendent Marc Feuerbach. Braid, who represented Ward 2 for the past six years, cited recent health concerns and the need to address those as [...]

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BARTOW COUNTY SEMIFINALISTS NAMED IN GOVERNOR’S HONORS PROGRAM

Billy Evans Bradley Lorren Calvin Stovall Candelaria and Chebat Halpern and Flynn Press Release: BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. (February 4, 2019) – If you delve deep into the 2019 Georgia Governor’s Honors Program semifinalist applications, you will find a multi-sport athlete, amateur radio licensee, published author, and first-degree black belt holder, all from Bartow County. The [...]

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GHC Plans Year of Information Sessions for Those Interested in Dental Hygiene Degree

Georgia Highlands College will be hosting several information sessions throughout the year to help students interested in a degree in dental hygiene get started. All of the information sessions are free and open to the public and will be held from 6PM to 7PM in room 272 at GHC’s Heritage Hall in downtown Rome. In [...]

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Woman Arrested After Chase on I-75

Brittany Rheana Ware At approximately 11:15 Sunday Morning, January 27, a Georgia State Patrol trooper attempted to stop a white Pontiac G6 with a Florida temporary tag for a window tint violation. The stop was initiated on I-75 northbound at mile marker 284 (just south of the Red Top Mountain Road exit). The vehicle failed [...]

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Deputies need help finding Adairsville man who went missing in Hawkinsville

It started with a car found floating in the river Author: Raymond Tubb From 11Alive News Published: 2:09 PM EST January 31, 2019 Updated: 2:17 PM EST January 31, 2019 HAWKINSVILLE, Ga. — The discovery of a car in the Ocmulgee River has turned into a missing persons case in Hawkinsville.  Investigator Freddie Yates with [...]

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Cartersville Urgent Care Now Open

The new Cartersville Urgent Care officially opened for business today. Located at 10 Main Street Marketplace (next to Starbucks), the center offers an affordable option with a convenient location close to home to meet the community’s urgent healthcare needs. For medical needs that do not require a visit to the emergency department, or in instances [...]

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