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Update: Murder Suspect Burglary Arrest

Tabares Tony Wadley The Bartow County Sheriff's Office has added burglary, three counts of felony theft by shoplifting, and misdemeanor theft by shoplifting to his original criminal damage to property in the second degree charge. [...]

January 18th, 2020|

Murder Suspect Arrested in Unrelated Incident

Tabares Tony Wadley A murder suspect was arrested by Bartow County deputies this week in an unrelated incident. A store manager at Walmart on Market Place Boulevard near Cartersville told a Bartow County deputy Tuesday [...]

January 16th, 2020|

Local Dies in Hit & Run, Suspect Arrested

The Cobb County Police Department is investigating a hit and run that killed a Bartow County man. The accident occurred on Wednesday at 2:26 a.m. on Cobb Parkway north of Lake Acworth Drive. A white [...]

January 15th, 2020|

Bartow Man Enters Guilty Plea to Statutory Rape Charge

A 19-year-old man charged with statutory rape receives a 20 - year sentence in Bartow Superior Court.  Jonathan Nathaniel Bradford of Cassville Road will serve 3 years incarcerated and the remainder on probation.  Bradford entered [...]

January 14th, 2020|

Cartersville Board of Education Meeting Highlights – Jan. 13, 2020

Press Release:      Cartersville City Board of Education met for their regular Board Meeting on January 13, 2020.  Ken Paige was honored for being selected as this month’s HEARTS Employee of the Month.  Ken is [...]

January 14th, 2020|

Super Museum Sunday is February 9, 2020, Free Admission to State Historic Sites

Photo courtesy of the Cartersville Bartow Convention and Visitors Bureau Press Release: ATLANTA, January 13, 2020 -- To spotlight the Peach State’s fascinating past, Georgia’s State Historic Sites are offering free admission on Sunday, February [...]

January 14th, 2020|

Statement From Cartersville Schools Concerning Senior Tax Exemption

School Board president Kelley Dial read the following at the Board of Education business meeting Monday night: We value exceptional public education. We cherish each student and employee of the Cartersville City Schools. We strive [...]

January 13th, 2020|

Anheuser-Busch to Expand in Cartersville

ATLANTA, January 13, 2020  Press Release —The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) today announced that longtime Bartow County community partner Anheuser-Busch will expand operations at its facility in Cartersville, Georgia, generating an $85 million [...]

January 13th, 2020|

Euharlee Historic Sites Receive Significant Damage during Saturday Storms Press Release: Euharlee, GA - In the storms last night, several properties in the city of Euharlee were severely damaged.  Joe Cowan Park will remain closed [...]

January 12th, 2020|

GDOL and Vista Metals host Job Fair in January

Vista Metals Facebook Photo Press Release: The Georgia Department of Labor is partnering with Vista Metals to host a job fair in January. The event will be held on Jan. 16 from 10 a.m. until 2 [...]

January 10th, 2020|