Local News


Life Flight Called for Sunday Motorcycle Accident

According to GSP reports, Gary D. Bonds of Alabama, ran a red light at the intersection of Hwy. 41 and the Cartersville Medical Center entrance.  Mr. Bonds struck the side of a pickup truck making [...]

June 16th, 2019|

Georgia Power customers to see credit on June bills

June 4, 2019 Press Release: The second of three credits associated with the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 will be applied directly to Georgia Power customers' bills in June. These credits are a result [...]

June 14th, 2019|

Bartow County Tag Office Announces New Online Services Portal is Up and Running

Press Release: Over Memorial Day weekend, the Georgia Department of Revenue (DOR), Bartow County, as well as all other counties across the state installed a new state-of-the-art system, Georgia Driver Record and Integrated Vehicle Enterprise [...]

June 5th, 2019|


Press Release: BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. (June 4, 2019) – After 29 years in education, South Central Middle School Principal Tia Windsor, tearfully says goodbye to her 'second family.' "They saved the best for last," Windsor's [...]

June 5th, 2019|


Press Release: ROME, GA (June 4, 2019) – Coosa Valley Credit Union (Coosa Valley) will once again be replacing torn or faded American flags in the communities the credit union serves. The project will run [...]

June 5th, 2019|

Euharlee Names New Police Chief

Jody Matthews The Euharlee City Council has appointed Powder Springs Police Lieutenant Jody Matthews as the city's new chief of police during a business meeting at City Hall on Tuesday night. The position came open [...]

June 4th, 2019|

GPB Political Rewind at The Grand Theatre tonight at 7.

Georgia Public Broadcasting will be recording their statewide show "Politcal Rewind" tonight at 7:00 p.m. at The Grand Theatre in downtown Cartersville. The event is free, and even if you haven't pre-registered to attend, you [...]

June 3rd, 2019|

Saturday Murder-Suicide Update

The Bartow County Sheriff's Office releases information about Saturday's murder-suicide investigation. According to Sheriff Clark Millsap, the three persons involved have been identified as Nayeli Fernandez-Diaz, 34; Matthew McArthur, 42 - both of White, Georgia; [...]

June 3rd, 2019|

Three Dead From Murder-Suicide

Three people were killed in a murder-suicide that occurred on Gray Road off Ruday York Road in Cartersville on Saturday, according to the Jonathan Rogers with the Bartow County Sheriffs Office. Bartow County Coroner Joel [...]

June 1st, 2019|

Man Arrested for Allegedly Strangling Girlfriend

Todd Michael Rylands Jr. Upon the arrival of Bartow County deputies to a residence on Dolphin Drive in Cartersville Tuesday morning, a female advised her boyfriend (22-year-old Todd Rylands) grabbed her by the throat and [...]

May 31st, 2019|