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Two Booked on Cruelty to Children Charges

Ruben Luis McCann Cartersville Police arrested 28-year-old Ruben Luis McCain of Cartersville and booked him into the county jail early Monday morning for multiple charges including aggravated assault and two counts of cruelty to children [...]

October 22nd, 2019|

Kidnapped Baby Found Safe – Suspect Arrested

Parrish Anthony Layman A report of a physical domestic issue at a residence on Gail Street near Adairsville on Thursday morning led to the arrest of a Cartersville man. The complainant advised that her child’s [...]

October 18th, 2019|

More Details Released on Thursday’s Fatal Accident Near Adairsville

According to Georgia State Patrol reports, the accident occurred at approximately 8:43 p.m. A Chevrolet Tahoe traveling south on Hall Station Road and a Nissan Rogue was traveling north.  The Tahoe crossed into the northbound [...]

October 18th, 2019|

Cartersville store sells $982,245 Fantasy 5 jackpot ticket

ATLANTA – One Fantasy 5 jackpot ticket worth $982,245 was sold in Cartersville for the Oct. 17 Fantasy 5 drawing. Winning numbers from the Oct. 17 drawing were: 2-21-25-27-35. Cass White Grocery and Tobacco, located [...]

October 18th, 2019|

Cartersville Store Sells Winning Lotto Ticket

One Fantasy 5 jackpot ticket worth $982,245 was sold in Cartersville at Cass White Grocery and Tobacco for the October 17th Fantasy 5 drawing. The winning numbers from the Oct. 17 drawing were: 2-21-25-27-35. A [...]

October 18th, 2019|

Photos of Budgetel Inn and an Interview with the Owner

October 16th, 2019|

Updated Budgetel Information

We spoke to Budgetel General Manager Tisha Prater about how the shutdown started on Tuesday morning: She said that most people have gotten refunds for the nights already paid in advance and that the owner [...]

October 15th, 2019|

Budgetel Inn Being Shut Down

The Bartow County Health Department informed Budgetel Inn on 35 Carson Loop near Cartersville on Tuesday morning at around 11:00 that they were being shut down and that its tenants were being given 24 hours [...]

October 15th, 2019|

Firefighter Charged with 16 Felonies Including Arson

Carey Lee Wolfe A Bartow County firefighter has been arrested on 16 different felony charges, including arson. On October 4th at 4:40 in the afternoon, the Bartow County Fire Department was dispatched to a house [...]

October 14th, 2019|

Yellow Jackets Thump Tigers

The Adairsville Tigers were unable to capitalize on miscues by the Calhoun Yellow Jackets on Friday night and fell in the region contest by a score of 39-14. The Tigers committed five turnovers in the [...]

October 11th, 2019|