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Bartow Blotter: Theft By Shoplifting, Battery, Terroristic Threats

Bartow Blotter: Theft By Shoplifting, Battery, Terroristic Threats

The following arrest information was supplied by the Bartow County jail. It does not indicate a conviction.
Downtown Cartersville Now Has Free WiFi

Downtown Cartersville Now Has Free WiFi

The network, called Free City WiFi, will be available from Public Square to Wall Street, and Main Street to Church Street.
13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

13 More Awesome Ways Residents Help Build Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
GBI Continues To Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting

GBI Continues To Investigate Officer-Involved Shooting

An officer with the Adairsville Police Department fatally shot 29-year-old Charles Leon Johnson II after he started to flee by dragging the officer along the road.
Bartow Blotter: Aggravated Assault, Terroristic Threats, Theft By Shoplifting

Bartow Blotter: Aggravated Assault, Terroristic Threats, Theft By Shoplifting

The following arrest information was supplied by the Bartow County jail. It does not indicate a conviction.
Report: Thieves Steal Truck Loaded With $2 Million in Prescription Drugs

Report: Thieves Steal Truck Loaded With $2 Million in Prescription Drugs

While they were able to recover the drugs, Bartow County investigators believe the attempted heist was an inside job.
Bartow Recognized for Reducing School Bus Emissions

Bartow Recognized for Reducing School Bus Emissions

The Bartow County School System was given the GaDER Green Award, which recognizes school systems that have reduced emissions in 25% or less of their school bus fleet.
11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

11 Years After 'Heaven,' What Life is Like for the Burpo Family

The movie, in stores July 22, is about a real-life boy who says he went to Heaven and met Jesus during surgery. We spoke with the family behind the film about how it can help start a discuss
Bartow Blotter: Battery, Theft By Shoplifting, Identity Fraud

Bartow Blotter: Battery, Theft By Shoplifting, Identity Fraud

The following arrest information was supplied by the Bartow County jail. It does not indicate a conviction.
Barry Loudermilk Wins Congressional Race

Barry Loudermilk Wins Congressional Race

Loudermilk defeated former U.S. Rep. Bob Barr for Georgia's 11th Congressional District, which covers all of Cherokee and Bartow counties and portions of Cobb and north Fulton counties.
Cartersville Officer Talks Down Man Threatening Suicide

Cartersville Officer Talks Down Man Threatening Suicide

Captain Mark Camp with the Cartersville Police Department was able to prevent resident Jason Gay, 37, from jumping from the Church Street bridge.
Bartow Blotter: Public Indecency, Forgery, Harassing Phone Calls

Bartow Blotter: Public Indecency, Forgery, Harassing Phone Calls

The following arrest information was supplied by the Bartow County jail. It does not indicate a conviction.
Adairsville Officer On Leave After Fatally Shooting

Adairsville Officer On Leave After Fatally Shooting "Perpetrator"

The officer-involved shooting occurred just after midnight on Tuesday, July 22.
Bartow Blotter: Child Molestation, Terroristic Threats, Battery

Bartow Blotter: Child Molestation, Terroristic Threats, Battery

The following arrest information was supplied by the Bartow County jail. It does not indicate a conviction.
Police: Shoplifter Punched Female Employee In Face Before Fleeing

Police: Shoplifter Punched Female Employee In Face Before Fleeing

The man, who is accused of shoplifting at a Cartersville Walmart on Friday, July 11, fled on foot after he was confronted by store personnel.
Cartersville First Friday Will Include Beer, Wine Sales

Cartersville First Friday Will Include Beer, Wine Sales

August's installment of First Friday, dubbed "Summer of Love," will be held on Aug. 1 at Friendship Plaza.
Adairsville Man Faces 78 Counts of Child Pornography

Adairsville Man Faces 78 Counts of Child Pornography

An forensic analysis of computers owned by Kenneth Bryan Evans, 55, revealed 78 images of children depicted in "lewd and sexually exploitative situations."
Bartow Blotter: Child Molestation, Disorderly Conduct, Theft By Shoplifting

Bartow Blotter: Child Molestation, Disorderly Conduct, Theft By Shoplifting

The following arrest information was supplied by the Bartow County jail. It does not indicate a conviction.
24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

24 Amazing Ways Residents Inspire Their Communities

Patch readers told us who the "Everyday Inspirations" in their communities are, and we're sharing their stories and the work they've done locally.
Bartow Schools Propose 13 Percent Tax Increase

Bartow Schools Propose 13 Percent Tax Increase

The Bartow County School Board is proposing to increase its tax rate from 17.137 mills to 19.40 mills.