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11 hrs ago | Sandy Springs Neighbor
Following the May 20 primary election, Republicans Bob Barr and Barry Loudermilk are still battling for the District 11 U.S. House seat.
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16 hrs ago | Daily Tribune News
A spirited debate surrounded the tentative millage rate increase at the Bartow County Board of Education meeting on July 3. The 3-2 vote approved the tentative increase and proposes to raise the current rate of 17.9 mills to 19.4 mills.
20 hrs ago | Super Chevy Magazine
Do you remember what choices performance-minded Camaro buyers faced in the mid-'70s? There was the annual disappointment, when-from 1971 onward-performance dropped thanks to ever-stricter federal emissions laws, which led to lower compression in all engines and fewer high-performance engine options.
21 hrs ago | The Summerville Journal-Scene
Tiffany Danielle Buckelew of Cartersville, Ga. and Collin D. Wright of Summerville are engaged to be married on Aug. 17 at Patriot's Point Links in Mt.
Representatives from Cartersville's arts community are joining forces to raise funds for the Cultural Arts Alliance of Cartersville-Bartow County Inc. Set for Saturday at 6:30 p.m., the mystery dinner theater titled "Murder at the Deadwood Saloon" will be held at Johnny Mitchell's Smokehouse, 100 Covered Bridge Road in Euharlee.
The Cartersville-Bartow County Airport Authority's quarterly meeting Monday addressed everything from noise batement to a website.
Prosecutors said Monday they will not file criminal charges against a Northern California sheriff's deputy who shot and killed a 13-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun he mistook for an assault rifle.... Deputy Erick Gelhaus, 48, fired multiple rounds in response to what he believed was an imminent threat of death, Sonoma County District Attorney ... (more)
With the July 22 runoff elections fast approaching, I called Junior E. Lee, general manager of the Yarbrough Worldwide Media and Pest Control Company, located in Greater Garfield, Ga., to get his thoughts on the various races and to see who he thinks will make it to the finals of the November general election and who will be eliminated this round.
The people listed on the Bartow County Jail's intake report were arrested and booked into the jail but are not convicted, therefore are presumed innocent until the court system settles their cases.
In the past, if you had a hankering for Indian food, you headed south to Marietta or Atlanta.
As self-driving vehicles continue their crawl toward becoming a reality, the Georgia House of Representatives has formed a committee to study autonomous vehicle technology.
Cartersville resident and Sandy Springs Police Department Capt. Robert Stevens explains some of the mementos he acquired during his two-week counterterrorism training in Israel.
Georgia Department of Natural Resources spokesman Mark McKinnon says the crash was reported Saturday night near the mouth of Illinois Creek after a fireworks show at the Atlanta Yacht Club.
As a volunteer for Georgia Wildlife Rescue Association, Charles Lowry is urging his fellow Bartow County residents to follow proper procedures when discovering an unattended fawn.
Bass Pro Shop has optioned an additional 14 acres of land near the site where it plans to build a 100,000-square-foot facility.
Updated: Wed Jul 09, 2014 03:01 pm
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