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Toyo to Suspend Production at U.S. Plant (White, GA)

SUPPLIERS Posted by Modern Tire Dealer.com on March 30, 2020 Toyo Tire Holdings of Americas Inc. will temporarily suspend operations at its tire manufacturing plant in White, Ga., “due to the global impact of COVID-19 [...]

March 30th, 2020|

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Is Suspected in The Death of Five People

We have new information about the discovery of five deceased individuals found Sunday.  According to a press release from the Bartow County’s Sheriff’s Office, five people were found dead at the Stonehaven Falls Apartments Sunday [...]

March 30th, 2020|

Man Found Shot in Sugar Valley Home

First responders found the body of 50-year-old Eric Martin inside of a Sugar Valley home located on the 700-block on Sunday morning. On Sunday evening, the Bartow County Sheriff's Office arrested Gary Posey, an individual [...]

March 30th, 2020|

5 Dead at Stonehaven Circle

According to Bartow County Coroner Joel Guyton, there were five individuals that passed away at the Stonehaven Falls Apartments in Cartersville. Both the GBI and BCSO are working the case. The circumstances, names, ages, and [...]

March 30th, 2020|

Cartersville Urgent Care Launches Telehealth Program

Cartersville Urgent Care has launched a new telehealth portal which allows patients to access their urgent care providers from home. The urgent care network’s new “virtual visit” option was developed in an effort to maintain [...]

March 27th, 2020|

Latest Georgia COVID-19 Numbers

As of seven p.m. Thursday, the Georgia Department of Public Health has noted 1,643 confirmed cases of COVID-19 – 93 of those in Bartow County. About 31 percent of the state total have been hospitalized [...]

March 26th, 2020|

Three Arrested For Assault and Botched Robbery

Austin Lee McCorkle Deidra Nichole Cornish Erric Jacoby Adam Pittman Three Cartersville residents were arrested after an alleged victim said he had been pistol whipped and robbed at a vacant house near Cartersville on March [...]

March 26th, 2020|

Statement from Local Health Director

This is a difficult, uncertain, and frightening time. Our job now, everyone’s job, is to bear what we’re all feeling and take appropriate action to help protect our families and loved ones, ourselves, our communities, [...]

March 26th, 2020|

Bartow County & Cartersville Add to State of Emergency

The third addendum can be found on the link below: 3rd-Addendum-to-Declaration-of-EmergencyDownload The City of Cartersville has also released the following information: City-of-Cartersville-C19-March-26thDownload

March 26th, 2020|

Gov. Kemp and Georgia Dept. of Labor Extend Unemployment Benefits for Georgians

Press Release:   Atlanta, GA – Today, Governor Brian P. Kemp and the Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) addressed the unprecedented demand for economic relief for Georgians as witnessed in the recent unemployment claims numbers released this [...]

March 26th, 2020|