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Man Killed in Two-Vehicle Crash on Jones Mill Rd.

According to Georgia State Patrol reports, the crash occurred on Jones Mill Road, Saturday, May 1, at 5:17 p.m.  Thirty-three-year-old, Jamie Boilard Jr. died in the crash.  According to reports, Boilard was traveling too fast [...]

May 3rd, 2021|

COVID Update (04/28)

As of 2:50 Wednesday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 11,173 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, 15 more than yesterday’s updated total. They also reported that Bartow County had 826 hospitalizations [...]

April 29th, 2021|

Two Arrested For Rash of Car Break-Ins

Dakota Simmons Cartersville Police arrested two young males on Monday suspected of conducting a rash of car break-ins on the southside of town on Sunday. Police recovered several stolen items. On Monday, investigators [...]

April 27th, 2021|

DPH Will Resume J&J Vaccinations in Georgia

Pending CDC Acceptance of ACIP Recommendation Atlanta – The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) today recommended that the United States should resume Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccinations. Pending the Centers for Disease Control and [...]

April 26th, 2021|

Rydal Man Charged With Offenses Against Minors

John Michael Bennett Bartow County deputies booked 66-year-old John Michael Bennett of Rydal into the jail on April 23rd on warrants from April 9th: four for sexual exploitation of children and five for [...]

April 26th, 2021|

Three-Year-Old Severely Injured In Fiery Crash

Georgia State Patrol troopers responded to a two-vehicle crash with a fire on I-75 southbound at around the Cartersville East Main Street exit on Sunday night at around 8:00. The crash involved a 2006 Nissan [...]

April 26th, 2021|

COVID Cases Update (04/26)

As of 2:50 Sunday afternoon, the Georgia Department of Public Health has reported 11,150 COVID-19 confirmed cases in Bartow County, ten more than yesterday’s updated total. They also reported Bartow County had 824 hospitalizations and [...]

April 25th, 2021|

21-Year-Old Severely Injured In SR 140 Crash

On Saturday afternoon, a Georgia State Patrol trooper responded to a one-vehicle crash involving a Mitsubishi box truck on State Route 140 near Landers Road east of Rydal. The preliminary investigation determined the box truck [...]

April 25th, 2021|