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Little Known about Body found in Emerson

Emerson Police are investigating the discovery of a body off Red Top Mountain Road.  The body was discovered in a wooded area Thursday just before 11:30 a.m.  Officials say it’s a male but know little [...]

April 9th, 2020|

2020 Food Pantry & Emergency Resources

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April 9th, 2020|

Confirmed Covid 19 Cases Georgia and Bartow Noon Update

COVID-19 Confirmed Cases:No. Cases (%)Total10566 (100%)Hospitalized2159(20.43%)Deaths379 (3.59%) BartowConfired Cases 196 Deaths 12 Confirmed Covid 19 Deaths Bartow Age       Sex                          County         Underlying                                                                 Health Problems 90MALEBARTOWYes90FEMALEBARTOWYes88MALEBARTOWYes78MALEBARTOWYes72MALEBARTOWYes90MALEBARTOWYes87FEMALEBARTOWYes56MALEBARTOWYes69MALEBARTOWYes93MALEBARTOWYes71FEMALEBARTOWYes85MALEBARTOWYes

April 9th, 2020|

Raffensperger Announces Postponement of Primary Election Until June 9th.

Press Release Georgia Secretary of State, Brad Raffensperger (ATLANTA) — Today, Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announced that, pursuant to the authority vested in him by O.C.G.A. § 21-2-50.1, he is postponing the Statewide General [...]

April 9th, 2020|

COVID Cases Update 04/08

As of 6:30 Wednesday night, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 10,189 COVID-19 Confirmed Cases statewide, 195 of those in Bartow County. Bartow remains at tenth in total cases behind Fulton, Dougherty, DeKalb, [...]

April 8th, 2020|

Federal Unemployment Aid Coming to Georgians Not Eligible for State Benefits

Press Release: The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) is updating its current systems to distribute federal unemployment funds as part of the CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security) bringing relief to many Georgians currently [...]

April 8th, 2020|

Cartersville Update – 04/08 Coronavirus

City offices will be closed on Friday, April 10th in observance of Good Friday.Those with Friday trash service will receive pick-up on April 10th as scheduled.Recycling services will remain suspended at this time.Yard waste is [...]

April 8th, 2020|

State Leaders Announce Plans to Extend State of Emergency Through May 13, 2020

Atlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp, Lieutenant Governor Geoff Duncan, and House Speaker David Ralston announced plans to extend Georgia’s public health state of emergency through May 13, 2020, to mitigate the spread [...]

April 8th, 2020|

COVID Cases Update 04/07

As of 6:30 Tuesday night, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 9,156 COVID-19 Confirmed Cases statewide, 191 of those in Bartow County. Bartow has plummeted to tenth in total cases behind Fulton, Dougherty, [...]

April 7th, 2020|

Sharp Increases in COVID-19 Cases and Deaths in Georgia

The following statement was released by the Georgia Department of Public Health Tuesday afternoon: The numbers of cases and deaths from COVID-19 have steadily increased in Georgia and around the country in recent days. These [...]

April 7th, 2020|