Barr brings passion for the outdoors to DNR
With hunting season ramping up, Georgia Department of Natural Resources Sgt. Mike Barr is welcoming the change. “We spend hundreds of hours and many late nights and weekends every year in a patrol ...
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Bartow officials review slate of Allatoona projects
For more than an hour Oct. 16, Bartow County department heads and Commissioner Steve Taylor updated Allatoona area residents about the multiple projects going on in their community. Speaking to a f...
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Man jumps into Lake Allatoona to escape police
One man took the old adage seriously Saturday morning when he jumped from an Interstate 75 bridge into Lake Allatoona to escape a horde of law enforcement officers pursuing him. Scanner traffic ind...
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Sunday Standouts: Pennymon accounts for 4 TDs, 212 total yards
Seven games are now in the books for Adairsville, Cartersville and Woodland and it has become clear where each team stands in their respective regions. Adairsville is firmly entrenched in second-pl...
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Southeastern Cowboy Festival & Symposium to celebrate American West
Notably of the most popular offerings of the four-day event, the re-enactment of the 1881 Gunfight at the O.K. Corral will be performed five times during the 12th annual Southeastern Cowboy Festiva...
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CRIME LOG »

Career Change: Brian ‘Tiny’ Hufstetler left law enforcement behind on leap of faith
by Neil B. McGahee
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Even when he was a Bartow County Sheriff’s Office deputy working a traffic accident, Brian “Tiny” Hufstetler always had his eye on the tow truck. “I have always been fascinated by them with that ma...