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Cartersville School Board Members Met Monday for Worksession and Business Meeting

Press Release: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Cartersville City Schools Board of Education met for a Combined Work Session/Board Meeting on December 9, 2019. Presentation of the Colors and Pledge of Allegiance was presented by CHS [...]

December 10th, 2019|

Georgia Airports to Receive $12.6 Million in Federal Funds for Safety, Infrastructure

Cartersville Airport will be awarded $2.73 million to improve a runway safety area. Grants are part of a total $485 million in federal airport infrastructure grantsPress Release: ATLANTA, GA – Five Georgia airports are expected to be [...]

December 7th, 2019|

All Lanes of Hwy. 293 Blocked following Crash Outside of Kingston

A man was taken to Floyd Medical Center following a high speed chase. According to Trooper Richard Holman with Georgia State Patrol, the Adairsville Police Department’s license plate readers identified the vehicle as stolen. Bartow [...]

December 7th, 2019|


Atlanta, Dec. 5, 2019 – Justice Robert Benham announced today that he will resign from the Supreme Court of Georgia effective March 1, 2020 – before his current six-year term ends a year from now. [...]

December 5th, 2019|

Crash Sends Four High School Students to Area Hospitals

Four Woodland High School students were involved in a single-car crash near the high school around 7:50 Wednesday morning.  According to Georgia State Patrol Reports, a Honda Accord was traveling east on Old Alabama Road [...]

December 4th, 2019|

Overnight Traffic Shift on I-75 Southbound this Wednesday

Stock Photo    Press Release ATLANTA –Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) contractors will implement a traffic shift in conjunction with the ongoing rehabilitation of the I-75 southbound Bridge over Barrett Parkway in Cobb County.   Weather [...]

December 2nd, 2019|


Press Release: BARTOW COUNTY, Ga. (December 2, 2019) – Euharlee Elementary School earns Reward School designation from the Georgia Department of Education and joins the top 5% of greatest-improving Title I schools statewide based on [...]

December 2nd, 2019|

Canes Lose Playoff Thriller at Weinman

The Cartersville Purple Hurricanes 2019 playoff run came to an end on Friday night following a thrilling 31-28 win by Woodward Academy. Cartersville scored on its opening drive, though it came with its own theatrics. [...]

November 29th, 2019|

Adairsville Man Charged With Shooting at Delivery Men

Terry Lee Waits A Bartow County deputy was dispatched to a residence on Shake Rag Circle near Adairsville Tuesday afternoon in reference to a male shooting a gun at two subjects trying to make a [...]

November 27th, 2019|

Man Arrested For Crimes Against Children

Jarrell Rashaud Young Cartersville Police arrested 28-year-old Jarrell Rashaud Young of Rockmart and booked him into the Bartow County Jail Tuesday afternoon for cruelty to children in the first degree for willfully depriving a child [...]

November 27th, 2019|