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Atlanta, Dec. 5, 2019 – Justice Robert Benham announced today that he will resign from the Supreme Court of Georgia effective March 1, 2020 – before his current six-year term ends a year from now. [...]

December 5th, 2019|

Crash Sends Four High School Students to Area Hospitals

Four Woodland High School students were involved in a single-car crash near the high school around 7:50 Wednesday morning.  According to Georgia State Patrol Reports, a Honda Accord was traveling east on Old Alabama Road [...]

December 4th, 2019|

Overnight Traffic Shift on I-75 Southbound this Wednesday

Stock Photo    Press Release ATLANTA –Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) contractors will implement a traffic shift in conjunction with the ongoing rehabilitation of the I-75 southbound Bridge over Barrett Parkway in Cobb County.   Weather [...]

December 2nd, 2019|


Press Release: BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. (December 2, 2019) – Euharlee Elementary School earns Reward School designation from the Georgia Department of Education and joins the top 5% of greatest-improving Title I schools statewide based on [...]

December 2nd, 2019|

Canes Lose Playoff Thriller at Weinman

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes 2019 playoff run came to an end on Friday night following a thrilling 31-28 win by Woodward Academy. Cartersville scored on its opening drive, though it came with its own theatrics. [...]

November 29th, 2019|

Adairsville Man Charged With Shooting at Delivery Men

Terry Lee Waits A Bartow County deputy was dispatched to a residence on Shake Rag Circle near Adairsville Tuesday afternoon in reference to a male shooting a gun at two subjects trying to make a [...]

November 27th, 2019|

Man Arrested For Crimes Against Children

Jarrell Rashaud Young Cartersville Police arrested 28-year-old Jarrell Rashaud Young of Rockmart and booked him into the Bartow County Jail Tuesday afternoon for cruelty to children in the first degree for willfully depriving a child [...]

November 27th, 2019|

Two Cartersville Men Arrested Following the Robbery of a Cartersville Business

Tabori Talley Jervontay Cameron One man was charged with armed robbery and the other was charged with probation violation. According to a press release from the Cartersville Police Department, the incident occurred on Tuesday morning [...]

November 26th, 2019|

GSP and MCCD Preparing for Busy Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend on Georgia Roadways

Pr ess Release: (ATLANTA, GA) -The 102-hour Thanksgiving holiday travel period begins at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 27, and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 1.  “Reducing traffic crashes, deterring and correcting bad driving [...]

November 25th, 2019|

Bartow County Public Library System Awarded Grant Funding to Support Special Art Projects

Press Release: ATLANTA – The Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Georgia Council for the Arts (GCA) and State Representative Matthew Gambill (R-Cartersville) today announced that the Bartow County Public Library System was selected as a [...]

November 25th, 2019|