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    Thursday, July 02, 2020
    Cartersville-Bartow Chamber Events & Operations Update (07/02/20) In accordance with current recommendations, please make note of the below changes to Chamber events and operations. The Chamber will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation and send out future updates and changes through our email, website, and social media channels as more information becomes available.Event Cancellations & ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Tuesday, June 30, 2020
    CornholeATL Fall League Registration - Lakepoint Station Registration Period: 07/06/20 – 08/24/20 Georgia's largest and fastest growing cornhole league is turning ten! We're excited to be back at Lakepoint Station for our fall league offering four different divisions of play to accommodate all levels! Join us for seven weeks of fun beginning this September!Location: LakePoint StationLeague ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, June 18, 2020
    Cartersville, GA; June 18, 2020 – A health insurance coverage hotline has been established by Cartersville Medical Center’s parent company, HCA Healthcare, to assist those whose insurance coverage has been impacted by a life-changing event, such as job loss or reduced income, as a result of the economic impact caused by COVID-19. “We realize that unemployment and furloughs due to COVID-19 are ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
    Wednesday, June 10, 2020
    Greater Community Bancshares, Inc., the Holding Company for Greater Community Bank, has been hosting its Annual Meeting of Shareholders at the Bank’s Main Office in Rome for over two decades. With the recent social distancing guidelines due to COVID-19, however, that tradition was challenged.  Rather than cancel or postpone the meeting, however, President & CEO David J. Lance and Board Chairman ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, June 04, 2020
    Mammography Technologists at The Breast Imaging Center at Cartersville Medical Center  The Breast Imaging Center at Cartersville Medical Center Now Offering State-of-the-Art 3D Mammography With Added Comfort Feature Cartersville, GA; June 1, 2020 — The Breast Imaging Center at Cartersville Medical Center is excited to now offer 3D mammography. Utilizing advanced breast tomosynthesis technology, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, June 04, 2020
    Georgia Museums, Inc. is pleased to announce the reopening of our family of museums, which include Bartow History Museum, Booth Western Art Museum, and Tellus Science Museum. “Over the past three months, staff at the museums worked very hard to engage people by providing digital content and learning experiences. I am so proud of their efforts and we appreciate all of the positive feedback we have ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, April 28, 2020
    View the summary page of member restaurant alternative dining options.   Big Door Vineyards: Tasting room now open. Orders can be placed over the phone as well and they will bring the wine out to your car in the parking lot. (Corked wine only and proper ID required.) Burger King: Dining room now open along with drive-thru and pick up services at 5620 Highway 20 and 4 Dixie Ave ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic
    Friday, April 24, 2020
    Governor Kemp's Executive Order 04/23/20 Under Governor Kemp’s plan for Reviving a Healthy Georgia:The executive order, which is effective until May 13th, encourages all Georgians to continue practicing social distancing and refrain from gathering in groups of more than 10 people if they are unable to maintain a 6-foot distance from each other.Medically fragile and elderly Georgians should make ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, April 06, 2020
    View the summary page of member retail store alternative shopping options.   1902 Stock Exchange Antiques & Gifts: Temporarily closed, but items can still be purchased. Call 770-773-1902 or send a private Facebook message to them for more information.Ace Home Center (Adairsville): Open and offering curbside pick up. Please call 770-773-3388 to verify hours.Active Wealth: Offering free ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic
    Tuesday, March 31, 2020
    IR-2020-61, March 30, 2020WASHINGTON — The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today announced that distribution of economic impact payments will begin in the next three weeks and will be distributed automatically, with no action required for most people. However, some seniors and others who typically do not file returns will need to submit a simple tax return to receive the ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Political
    Friday, March 27, 2020
    CARTERSVILLE URGENT CARE LAUNCHES TELEHEALTH PROGRAM TO EXTEND HEALTH CARE SERVICES TO COMMUNITY DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC Cartersville Urgent Care announces new telehealth program that allows patients to access licensed health care providers via virtual visits in an effort to maintain community social distancing recommendations. Cartersville, GA (March 27, 2020) –Cartersville Urgent Care has ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Friday, March 27, 2020
    If you have a dental emergency, please do not go to your local emergency department or urgent care center. Our communities need those facilities to preserve maximum capacity for COVID-19 and other emergencies. Instead, please find any local dentist who is seeing patients in need of emergency services. Visit the Chamber directory to find member dentists, orthodontists, implant dentistry services, ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article
    Friday, March 27, 2020
    DHS Implements New Office Protocols in Response to COVID-19 MARCH 24, 2020 ATLANTA — In alignment with Gov. Brian P. Kemp’s call to limit in-person contact across the state, the Department of Human Services is implementing new office protocols in response to COVID-19. Beginning Monday, March 23, 2020, all DHS offices will encourage customers to use self-service options and telephonic ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, March 25, 2020
    “Community is Our Middle Name” Greater Community Bank Provides COVID-19 Relief Across Northwest Georgia  For many, these trying times have become a real challenge. For Greater Community Bank, however, they are also an opportunity. Greater Community Bank and its staff are going the extra mile by providing relief efforts for those most in need within the communities it serves. Melinda Ryan and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Human Interest, Community
    Monday, March 23, 2020
    AT&T announced today that we are waiving domestic wireless voice and data overage fees for our customers nationwide. This includes AT&T Hot Spot usage. Please see this link: https://about.att.com/pages/COVID-19.html#latest. These fees will be retroactively waived, dating back to March 13th. This commitment is in addition to our participation in FCC Chairman Pai’s “Keep Americans Connected ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
    Monday, March 23, 2020
    The state healthcare system is facing a critical need for essential items as we continue to respond to COVID-19. The Georgia Department of Economic Development has been asked to identify as many manufacturers, distributors, etc. who can assist with the possible shortage of these items.   We ask those businesses that are able to provide assistance and resources with either existing or adaptable ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic
    Wednesday, March 18, 2020
    Georgia Receives SBA Statewide Disaster Declaration, Applications for Small Business Emergency Loans Now OpenAtlanta, GA – Today Governor Brian P. Kemp announced that Georgia has received an official statewide disaster declaration from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). This declaration will provide assistance in the form of SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans to impacted small ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community
    Monday, March 16, 2020
    The Small Business Development Center understands that many small businesses will suffer a decline in business as a result of COVID-19.  Social distancing protocols are an important part of controlling the spread of the virus, but may also have an unintended significant negative impact on business activity.We are here to help with one-on-one counseling services and can accommodate with ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release
    Wednesday, March 04, 2020
    We Need Your Help!Your participation in the U.S. Census 2020 means funding for:EducationSenior ServicesEmergency ServicesWaterHealthcareVeteran ServicesHousingRoadsGeorgia receives more than $2300 per person annually in Federal funding directly related to census count allocations. Your participation affects how many congressional seats we are allocated in Bartow County. You make a difference in ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
    Friday, February 28, 2020
    The Booth Western Art Museum and Tellus Science Museum received top placements in the 10Best Readers' Choice Awards 2020 by USA Today.  The Booth Western Art Museum was awarded 1st place in the Best Art Museum category and the Tellus Science Museum was awarded 2nd place in the Best Science Museum category. Learn more: Best Art Museum | Best Science Museum  
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts
    Friday, January 10, 2020
    Kids ages 5 to 12 need 10 to 11 hours of sleep each night Kids with enough sleep retain 50% more the next day Click here to download the informational flyer and abedtime routine chart you can use with your kids.  When you get enough sleep you can:pay attention better in schoolbe creative and think of new ideasfight sickness so you can stay healthybe in a good moodget along with friends and ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Education, Human Interest
    Thursday, February 22, 2018
    One of the most prestigious programs of the Georgia Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives (GACCE) is the Georgia Certified Chamber Program. The Georgia Certified Chamber Program sets standards of excellence for chambers in Georgia. It recognizes chambers that have met those standards while offering guidelines for those to improve their effectiveness. GACCE follows the U.S. Chamber ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release