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Cass-White Road Corridor Part of GA $1.5B Investment

The Cass-White Road corridor project between I-75 and Busch Drive and Great Valley Parkway and Highland 75 Industrial Park is one of 49 projects getting additional infrastructure funding. Georgia Governor Brian P. Kemp yesterday announced [read more...]

July 19th, 2024|

Emerson Looking To Increase Criminal Fines

  During a business meeting at City Hall on Monday night, The Emerson City Council authorized city administrators to work towards adding a $5 court technology fee to all criminal and quasi-criminal fines. The city [read more...]

July 10th, 2024|

Man Arrested For Allegedly Shooting At Deputies

Bartow County deputies arrested 27-year-old Curtis Blake Cavender at a residence on Vaughn Dairy Road in the Rydal area early Thursday morning after he allegedly shot at them. The deputies went to the residence after [read more...]

July 10th, 2024|

Heat Advisory for Independence Day

The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for Bartow County and portions of central and northwest Georgia from one to seven tomorrow afternoon. They expect heat index values up to 109 degrees. Hot temperatures [read more...]

July 3rd, 2024|

Georgia DOT Suspends Lane Closures for Holiday Weekend

The Georgia Department of Transportation will suspend lane closures on Georgia interstates and state routes for the upcoming July 4th holiday weekend. The suspension will begin at noon on Wednesday, July 3, and continue until [read more...]

July 2nd, 2024|

Suspect Nabbed After Alleged Burglary and Pursuit

Bartow County deputies arrested 38-year-old Adrian Jamar Daniels of Rome in front of Burger King on Dixie Avenue and East Church Street in Cartersville on Saturday after a wild chain of events. A deputy started [read more...]

June 19th, 2024|

Accidents With Injuries Shut Down I-75 Saturday Night

On Saturday night, a couple of accidents on I-75 in southern Bartow County shut down the interstate and injured several people. At 8:52, Georgia State Troopers went to investigate a two-vehicle crash on I-75 southbound [read more...]

June 16th, 2024|