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Traffic Stop Nets 25 Grams of Marijuana

On Thursday, November 1, 2018, at approximately 7:12 p.m., Officer KEVIN HERNANDEZ with the Adairsville Police Department, initiated a traffic stop on a white in color Buick Lucerne, on Highway 41 near Legacy way, Adairsville, [...]

November 13th, 2018|

Cartersville School Board of Education Meeting Highlights

November 12, 2018 Press Release: In the regular October meeting of the Cartersville City Board of Education, the School Board recognized Debbie Justus, as the HEARTS Employee of the Month. Debbie received a $50.00 gift [...]

November 13th, 2018|

Local Arrested In Alabama For Drug Trafficking

Christopher N. Garrett On November 7th, Baldwin County Alabama Sheriff Deputies attempted to stop a 2015 Chevy Camaro on Highway 90 for speeding. The vehicle fled from deputies and a pursuit was initiated. [...]

November 9th, 2018|

Go Fund Me Page has been Established for an Adairsville Man Struck by a Train

Photos from AJC.com https://www.gofundme.com/s5mv6-austins-road-to-recovery According to Bartow County Sheriff’s Office reports, A pedestrian was struck by a train around 4:30, October 29th , at Jarrett Loop near Hall Station Road in Adairsville.  The responding deputy reported [...]

November 9th, 2018|

Cartersville Man Arrested For Child Sexual Offenses

Colby Sharod Dyer Bartow County deputies arrested Colby Dyer of Cartersville and booked him into the jail on Thursday afternoon for two counts of aggravated child molestation and one count of aggravated sexual [...]

November 9th, 2018|

GHC has highest enrollment increase among state colleges

USG enrollment increases to all-time high Press Release Georgia Highlands College leads the University System of Georgia’s state colleges in enrollment growth for fall 2018 with a 2.8 percent increase. GHC continues to hold the [...]

November 8th, 2018|

New Navigate platform helps GHC students save time and money

Press Release Georgia Highlands College is launching a new platform called Navigate to help students with everything from admissions and financial aid to knowing what classes to take and when. Navigate was created by the [...]

November 8th, 2018|


Press Release: In response to “Operation Paladin” which included arrests of 20 individuals for activities involving trafficking and child exploitation, Advocates for Children will host a panel discussion and question/answer session for parents to learn [...]

November 7th, 2018|

Election Results – (FINAL)

THIS IS THE FINAL UPDATE WITH ALL VOTES COUNTED This page will be updated throughout the evening. Pay attention to the title as we will update with the time of the most recent update. If [...]


MOBILE, Ala. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced today that it will waive day-use fees at its more than 2,800 USACE-operated recreation areas nationwide in observance of Veterans Day, November 11 and 12. [...]

November 6th, 2018|