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9 hrs ago | Daily Tribune News

Bartow Family Resources presents open house Thursday

Through its open house Thursday evening, Bartow Family Resources aims to broaden its donor base and raise awareness for its Cartersville operations.

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Related Topix: Cartersville, GA, Parenting, Family

14 hrs ago | Daily Tribune News

APD officer shoots, kills driver

A traffic stop gone awry ended with the driver dead and an officer injured just before 1 a.m. Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Adairsville, GA, Augusta, GA, Columbia County, GA, Richmond County, GA

18 hrs ago | Daily Tribune News

Youth Explosion VI kicks off Saturday

Bearing the theme, "It ain't about you," the Youth Explosion VI weekend looks to inspire its young participants to become more selfless and generous in nature.

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Related Topix: Cartersville, GA, Family, Kids, Kingston, GA

22 hrs ago | Sandy Springs Neighbor

UPDATED: Perdue wins GOP nomination

Staff / Samantha M. Shal / Buckhead resident Mike Quarles casts his ballot at the Chastain Park gym in Buckhead during Tuesday's primary runoff voting.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, Phil Gingrey, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kingston, GA, Cobb County, GA, Fulton County, GA, US Senate, Saxby Chambliss

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Patch.com

Cartersville Officer Talks Down Man Threatening Suicide

An officer with the Cartersville Police Department was able to prevent a man from jumping to his death Tuesday afternoon.

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Daily Tribune News

DDA's First Friday to be a - Summer of Love'

In recognition of summer beginning to wane as children go back to school, the Cartersville Downtown Development Authority has announced its August First Friday event will be themed "Summer of Love."

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Related Topix: Cartersville, GA

CBS Local

Officer Dragged By Vehicle, Suspect Dead

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into a shooting involving a police officer in northwest Georgia that left one man dead.

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Related Topix: Adairsville, GA

Patch.com

Adairsville Officer On Leave After Fatally Shooting 'Perpetrator'

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating an officer-involved shooting in Adairsville.

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Related Topix: Adairsville, GA

Daily Tribune News

One dead in APD officer-involved shooting; officer injured

One person is dead following a late-night officer-involved shooting in northern Bartow County.

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Related Topix: Adairsville, GA

Mon Jul 21, 2014

SavannahNow

Voters head to polls in Chatham County and across Georgia

Polls open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. today for voting in Democratic and Republican party primary runoffs as well as a non-partisan runoff in Chatham County.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Saxby Chambliss, Georgia, Chatham County, GA, Kingston, GA

Sandy Springs Neighbor

Eight races on runoff election ballot; polls open Tuesday

Staff / Samantha M. Shal / From left, Buckhead residents Fran Pitts and her daughter, Jordan Pitts, look over the sample ballot before casting their votes on the first day of early voting for the primary runoff election at the North Fulton Service Center in Sandy Springs.

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Related Topix: Wilcox County, GA, Pitts, GA, Sandy Springs (Sandy Springs, GA), US News, US Politics, Jack Kingston, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kingston, GA, US Senate, Saxby Chambliss

Patch.com

Police: Shoplifter Punched Female Employee In Face Before Fleeing

The Bartow County Sheriff's Office is asking the public to identify and track down a suspected shoplifter who allegedly battering a store employee before taking off on foot.

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Related Topix: Cartersville, GA

MDJonline.com

Runoff sees candidates' highs, lows

In the two months since a number of primary contests were whittled down to two contenders, candidates for seats from the local school board to the U.S. House have not pulled punches in their efforts to emerge victorious Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Cobb, GA, Sumter County, GA, US Politics, US News, Phil Gingrey, Republican, US House of Representatives, University of Georgia Kennewsaw State

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Daily Tribune News

Man steals gun while pawning, video shows

On Friday, a Bartow County Sheriff's Office deputy was dispatched to 1108 N. Tennessee St., Cartersville, in reference to theft by taking.

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Related Topix: Cartersville, GA, Cobb County, GA, Acworth, GA

Daily Tribune News

BCCCA gears up for new school year, pathways

Bartow County College and Career Academy instructors, Donna Mathias and Rhonda Hendrix, worked to set up their new health care classrooms before the first day of school.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Cartersville, GA

Daily Tribune News

Taylorsville farmer receives Bartow County Farm Family of the Year award

For Darrell Kay, farming is more than a career. It is a way of life. Following in his father's footsteps, the 61-year-old Taylorsville farmer - who now is receiving assistance from his son, Dustin - recently received the Bartow County Farm Family of the Year distinction.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Taylorsville, GA, Rome, GA, Floyd County, GA, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Watersblogged

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Watershed Geosynthetics provides Terminus Wake Park with HydroTurfa providing an aesthetically superior erosion control technology and minimum long term maintenance.

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Related Topix: Emerson, GA, Alpharetta, GA, Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA

Daily Tribune News

Officer's shoulder dislodged in struggle

As he attempted to intervene in a domestic dispute Thursday afternoon, an officer's shoulder was dislodged as he fought with the suspect.

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Related Topix: Cartersville, GA

Daily Tribune News

Site work begins for Adairsville Shaw plant

Work has begun on preparing the land for the new Shaw plant in Adairsville. Construction on the plant itself is not expected to begin until next year.

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Related Topix: Adairsville, GA

MDJonline.com

Primary runoffs now down to the wire

PRIMARY SEASON 2014 heads into its final weekend this morning, with "ground zero" squarely on northwest Cobb and Marietta.

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Related Topix: Cobb County, GA, Marietta, GA, US Politics, US News, Phil Gingrey, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jack Kingston, Smyrna, GA, Cartersville, GA, Opinion

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