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Cass, Woodland Shut Out in Region Games

The Cass Colonels looked to grab an inside edge for a playoff spot on Friday night but were shutout by the visiting Hiram Hornets 31-0. Both defenses stood strong in the first half as a [...]

October 11th, 2019|

Cartersville Pushes Regular Season Win Streak to 55

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes added to their undefeated season with a 45-2 win over the LaGrange Grangers on Friday night. The game got off to an inauspicious start for Cartersville as LaGrange recovered an onside [...]

October 11th, 2019|

Road Repair on Highway 411 to Close One Westbound Lane

Georgia Department of Transportation maintenance crews will be repairing a one-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 411 in Bartow County on Tuesday, October 15. Motorists can expect some delays while the roadwork is underway. The project [...]

October 11th, 2019|

Hear Entire Cartersville Mayoral Forum Here

Nicole Butler Matt Santini Here is the discussion between two of the three candidates running for Mayor of Cartersville. We made multiple attempts to speak with candidate Barbara Jackson through the contact information furnished to [...]

October 10th, 2019|

A Bartow County Man Commits Suicide While in Custody.

A 40-year-old Bartow man held on a probation violation committed suicide while in custody at the jail. The man was found in his cell on September 19th, BCSO officials say he was not on a [...]

October 9th, 2019|

Former White Police Chief, Police Officer and City Clerk Are Indicted by the Bartow County Grand Jury

David Johnny King, Blake Douglas Scheff, and Jane Lanette Richards are accused of Violation of Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO).  According to the indictment, between August 2009 and December of 2017,  they illegally [...]

October 9th, 2019|

Pedestrian Struck While Crossing Hwy. 41, Dies from Injuries.

On October 8, at approximately 7:58 p.m., Troopers were dispatched to a crash where a vehicle struck a pedestrian on highway 41 at Felton Road. According to Georgia State Patrol reports, a silver Toyota Tacoma [...]

October 9th, 2019|

Political Forum Between Euharlee Council Candidates: Tim Abbot, David Duncan, and Michael W. Troxell

October 8th, 2019|

Bartow County lowers claims in August

Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday that Bartow County had fewer initial claims for unemployment filed in August. At the same time, the annual numbers for labor force and employed residents increased in August, [...]

October 7th, 2019|

Carrollton Capsizes Cass

The Cass Colonles (3-3, 2-2) fell to the Carrollton Trojans by a score of 50-14 on Friday night. Carrollton quarterback Myles Morris threw five touchdown passes on the evening, as Colonel defense was unable to [...]

October 4th, 2019|