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News in Bartow County, Georgia
Scattered icing reported as temperatures drop into the mid-20s
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 05:12:19 -0800
State Department of Transportation road crews were out around daybreak Wednesday treating icy patches on numerous roads across metro Atlanta and north Georgia as temperatures dropped well below the freezing mark.
Georgia revenues up in November — and more Chattanooga region news
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 21:06:26 -0800
ATLANTA — Georgia revenues totaled $1.39 billion in November, an increase of 3.6 percent over the same month a year ago.
BiS in brief
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 19:51:10 -0800
Toyo Tire creates 650 jobs in Bartow expansion Toyo Tire North America Manufacturing Inc. will invest $371 million to expand its facility in Bartow County and create 650 new jobs over the next four years, Gov. Nathan Deal announced Friday.
Tire company plans more jobs for Georgia
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 15:54:58 -0800
CARTERSVILLE — Toyo Tire launched its fourth expansion of operations in Bartow County, with plans to add 450 more jobs within the next two years and another 200 jobs by 2017.
GDOT Set to Begin Bridge Work in Macon County
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 16:07:11 -0800
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Department of Transportation officials say they're ready to begin working on bridge upgrades and highway resurfacing projects throughout the state. Officials say an Auburn, Ga.-based company will build a new $6.1 million bridge above CSX railroad tracks on a portion of Georgia Route 90 in western Macon County. The structure is expected to open in May of 2015. A Marietta ...
New lines drawn
Tue, 19 Nov 2013 20:57:16 -0800
Dalton High School will be isolated from the area’s athletic programs and North Murray and Murray County are expected to have an official rivalry, according to classification divisions released Monday by the Georgia High School Association.
Mother, ex-boyfriend indicted in homicide of 17-month-old baby
Tue, 10 Dec 2013 21:00:44 -0800
Jaimie Nakail Whitney Beck of Bartow County and Michael John Naples, 31, of Woodstock, were indicted on multiple charges each, including felony murder and aggravated assault, more than a year after the child died of head trauma, court records show.
State patrol seeks information on fatal crash involving Dalton man
Wed, 04 Dec 2013 20:36:07 -0800
The Georgia State Patrol’s Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team in Calhoun is asking for the public’s help in locating a vehicle and driver in connection with a fatal crash involving a Dalton man Tuesday morning on Interstate 75 near Pleasant Valley Road in Bartow County.
Man arrested for role in Bartow Co. home invasion
Thu, 21 Nov 2013 08:11:46 -0800
A man who police say was part of a group of men posing a water department employees to force their way into a home during a early morning home invasion has been arrested.
Toyo Tire expands in Bartow County, Ga., adding 650 jobs
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 10:56:23 -0800
Toyo Tire North America Manufacturing, Inc., announced today that it will expand its current facility in Bartow County, Ga., creating a total of 650 new jobs and $371 million investment into the project over the next four years.