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Large Cache of Drugs Found by Adairsville Police During Traffic Stop

Press Release:     Adairsville Police Officer Cody Jones has discovered a large cache of drugs on a traffic stop recently. On Jan. the 30th 2019 Officer Jones made a traffic stop in the area of Hwy. [...]

February 6th, 2019|

Georgia DOT: Edge Pavement Repair on SR 61 in Bartow County

Georgia Department of Transportation maintenance crews begin today their work on repairing the deteriorating edges of pavement on State Route 61 in Bartow County. Work will proceed daily through Friday between the hours of 7:30 [...]

February 5th, 2019|

Cartersville School Board Member Resigns

At tonight's meeting of the Cartersville City School Board, the board accepted the resignation of board member Floyd Braid. Braid tendered his resignation, effective February 1st, in a letter addressed to Superintendent Marc Feuerbach. Braid, [...]

February 4th, 2019|


Billy Evans Bradley Lorren Calvin Stovall Candelaria and Chebat Halpern and Flynn Press Release: BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. (February 4, 2019) – If you delve deep into the 2019 Georgia Governor’s Honors Program semifinalist applications, you [...]

February 4th, 2019|

GHC Plans Year of Information Sessions for Those Interested in Dental Hygiene Degree

Georgia Highlands College will be hosting several information sessions throughout the year to help students interested in a degree in dental hygiene get started. All of the information sessions are free and open to the [...]

February 4th, 2019|

Woman Arrested After Chase on I-75

Brittany Rheana Ware At approximately 11:15 Sunday Morning, January 27, a Georgia State Patrol trooper attempted to stop a white Pontiac G6 with a Florida temporary tag for a window tint violation. The stop was [...]

February 4th, 2019|

Deputies need help finding Adairsville man who went missing in Hawkinsville

It started with a car found floating in the river Author: Raymond Tubb From 11Alive News Published: 2:09 PM EST January 31, 2019 Updated: 2:17 PM EST January 31, 2019 HAWKINSVILLE, Ga. — The discovery [...]

February 1st, 2019|

Cartersville Urgent Care Now Open

The new Cartersville Urgent Care officially opened for business today. Located at 10 Main Street Marketplace (next to Starbucks), the center offers an affordable option with a convenient location close to home to meet the [...]

February 1st, 2019|

Cass-White Rd. Improvement Project Phase II Public Information Open House

Cass-White Road Improvement Project Phase II Public Information Open House will be held on Tuesday, February 19th between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at the Georgia Department of Transportation District Six Office, [...]

February 1st, 2019|

Man Attempted to Take Officer’s Weapon During Struggle

Shondell Taleem Lloyd On January 25th, Cartersville Police were dispatched to Verizon Wireless on North Morningside Drive at around 2:41 p.m. in reference to a report of a person attempting to use a fake identity. [...]

January 31st, 2019|