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Kingston Man Charged with Stabbing his Stepfather

Twenty-year-old Ricky Rowe was arrested following the stabbing of Jose Mata.  Both are employed with 2 Amigos restaurant on Railroad Street in Kingston.  Mata is the cook and also Rowe’s stepfather.  He accused Rowe of drinking on the job and putting in incorrect Saturday.  According to reports, Rowe aggressively approached Mata who picked up a [...]

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One Suspect In Chevron Robbery Arrested

Cody Sean Erickson One suspect has been arrested in connection to a robbery by sudden snatching incident that occurred at Chevron at 1401 West Avenue in Cartersville on Tuesday afternoon. 28-year-old Cody Sean Erickson of Cartersville was arrested on Thursday afternoon in connection to the crime. He was released on a $5,000 property bond on [...]

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Two Locations Hit With Satanic Graffiti

Someone broke into a vacant residence on Bramblewood Way in Cartersville between July 20th and 23rd, wrote graffiti on the walls, broke all the light fixtures, damaged the basement door, and damaged the door to the residence. The reporting victim and her husband were pastors. A deputy observed satanic graffiti with the initials DND on [...]

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Local Man Accused of Attacking Adult and Kids

Robert James Reed An Adairsville man was arrested on Tuesday afternoon on charges that he assaulted an adult and some children. A complainant stated that 30-year-old Robert James Reed had been drinking and fell asleep at his residence on Highway 140 near Adairsville on the evening of June 13th. Reed’s 23-year-old girlfriend and two juvenile [...]

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Tennessee Man Arrested In Bartow for Sexual Offenses

Cameron Blake Arnold Bartow County deputies arrested Cameron Blake Arnold of Dayton, Tennessee and booked him into the jail on Monday morning for child molestation and aggravated sexual battery. There is no further information available to the public at this time.

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More Details On Child Drowning Released

WBHF has received information about the drowning of a 23-month-old child at a residence on Euharlee Five Forks Road just east of Taylorsville Macedonia Road on May 25th. The child was transported to Egleston Hospital in Atlanta, where she died four days later. Her organs were harvested for donation. An adult at the scene walked [...]

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Second Victim in Fatal Crash Identified

Twenty-two-year old Bryeshia Hall of Chattanooga, Tennessee died in a one-vehicle crash on Highway 411.  Hall was a passenger in a 2005 Jeep Cherokee driven by 56-year-old Ronald Jackson of Cartersville.  Both died the wreck.  According to Georgia State Patrol reports, the Jeep was traveling east on U.S. 411 in the right lane approaching Alford [...]

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Two Die on U.S. 411 Monday Afternoon

A 2005 Jeep Cherokee was traveling east on U.S. 411 in the right lane approaching Alford Road. The driver then entered the left lane, suddenly overcorrected, and caused the vehicle to travel off of the south shoulder of the roadway. The vehicle rotated and overturned several times before striking a tree on the top driver's [...]

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Bartow Schools Set Tentative Millage Rate

The Bartow County Board of Education unanimously approved a 2019 tentative millage rate of 18.75 mils during a called meeting at their central office Monday afternoon. This is a 0.1 mil decrease from the 18.85 mils enacted last year. This means that if the fair market value of your home either stayed the same or [...]

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Adairsville PD and Others Help Prevent Tragedy

Adairsville Police responded to the State Route 140 overpass at I-75 on Sunday at around 10:30 in regards to a man on the ledge. Officers did observe a man on the outside of the ledge of the overpass. The man did not want to talk to officers and warned them not to approach him. One [...]

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