Suspect gets $300, sass during robbery
In a scene fit for a comedy sketch, when an armed robber demanded the money in the Travel Centers of America cash drawer early Monday morning, the clerk said she had better things to do. According ...
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Bartow County schools approve technology purchases
Bartow County’s gifted students soon will be receiving more technology resources in their classrooms. School board members Monday night unanimously approved buying 40 MacBook Air laptops for elemen...
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Operation Christmas Child features two drop-off sites in Bartow
A project of Samaritan’s Purse — an international Christian evangelism and relief organization — Operation Christmas Child will aim to acquire 10 million gift-filled shoeboxes during its National C...
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Lady Eagles look to experience, bench to key success
Excel laid a good foundation for its girls basketball program last season and hopes to build on its success this year. Head coach Eric Harris’ squad was competitive while closing its campaign with ...
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Extension continues impacting lives in Bartow
Known for helping set the groundwork for Georgia’s 4-H program, Emmie Nelson was posthumously inducted into the National 4-H Hall of Fame Oct. 10. With less than 20 Georgians recognized since the H...
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Shelter highlights homelessness Thursday
by Marie Nesmith
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In recognizing National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, the Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter will underscore the issue of homelessness in Bartow County. On Thursday, the Cartersville nonprofi...