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    Thursday, July 11, 2019
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic
    Wednesday, July 10, 2019
    The Read to Grow initiative provides additional classroom reading support for first-grade students in Bartow County Schools. One of the most important predictors of high school graduation is reading proficiency in third grade. Before then, students are learning to read. After third-grade, students are reading to learn. Read to Grow places volunteers in first-grade classrooms to help students with ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 10, 2019
    With the City of Euharlee, the Euharlee Historical Society, Inc. is organizing a fundraiser to place a series of American flags, flanking both sides of the road, through the historic district of Euharlee from the Welcome Center and History Museum to the famous covered bridge. These flags will be placed in honor of veterans of all five branches of the US Armed Services, living or deceased, during ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community
    Wednesday, July 03, 2019
    WALESKA, GA (June 28, 2019) – A nearly $1 million grant will provide enhanced science and math education at Reinhardt University to students seeking to be high school teachers.  The National Science Foundation awarded Reinhardt University the five-year Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program grant to create the STEM Teacher Education and Development Program. Provost Mark Roberts and Associate ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Press Release
    Wednesday, June 19, 2019
    Commercial Space for Lease: 129 E Felton Road, Cartersville Approximately 2,000 sf, $13.20 sf/yr  Large retail space in Felton Center next to Buffalo's CafeMulti entrance, 2 bathrooms, storage closet, fresh paintAmple parkingView the Property FlyerBy appointment only: Brandi Jackson, 770-382-8708brandi@raintree-properties.com
    Categories: Community, Economic
    Tuesday, June 18, 2019
    Babe’s Bayou Returning to Downtown Cartersville on Saturday, July 20Popular band set to perform at downtown Cartersville’s Music by the Tracks event June 18, 2019 - On Saturday, July 20, northwest Georgia's favorite country band, Babe's Bayou, will be taking the stage in downtown Cartersville at the Music by the Tracks summer concert series. Presented by H&R Block, Hotel Meeting Match, Century ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, June 12, 2019
    On January 14, 2019, Governor Brian Kemp created the Georgians First Commission, which works to streamline government, remove inefficiencies, and secure Georgia's place as the top state for small business in the country. To reach this goal, they need to hear directly from you. Please complete this brief survey and share your ideas, comments, and suggestions on how we can enable your small ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, Political
    Friday, May 24, 2019
    Marietta, GA - May 23 2019 - Metro Atlanta Ambulance Service was recognized as “EMS Service of the Year” at the Georgia EMS Region III EMS Awards banquet hosted by Northside Hospital on May 23, 2019.  The award is presented to a licensed Georgia Emergency Medical Service in Region III which exemplifies outstanding professionalism on the local, regional and state levels as well as service to the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, May 16, 2019
    REACH Georgia is a state sponsored scholarship with a goal of making post-secondary education more accessible to students.  Each year, five 8th graders are selected after an application and interview process.  These students must continue to earn good grades, have good attendance, and demonstrate appropriate behavior.  Each student that fulfills the requirements can earn $10,000 toward ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest
    Thursday, May 02, 2019
    Help Woodland Middle School Make a Great First Impression Hello. My name is Addison Payne and I am a student at Woodland Middle School at Euharlee. I am also on State School Superintendent Richard Woods’ Student Advisory Council. For my service project, I wanted to get my school a digital sign. Why you may ask? My school hosts countless events every week: whether it be a sports game, parent ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community
    Tuesday, April 30, 2019
    Bartow History Museum is Now Enrolling for Summer CampsApril 30, 2019 - Cartersville, GA – The Bartow History Museum announces it is now enrolling for summer camps. The camps are scheduled to run from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. each day, with the option of parents signing up their children for the entire week or for select days. Camp is $25 per day or $100 per week for non-members. A discount is available ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community
    Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    Cartersville High School is now offering digital ads on the Cartersville Athletics website, canesathletics.com, through VNN Sports. The Canes Athletics website averages 18,000 page views each month, so this is a great local branding opportunity.  The ads will be digital click through to the sponsor’s website, Facebook page, or an instant coupon. VNN Sports provides art design at no cost and the ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Tuesday, December 11, 2018
    Get SMART, a great health coverage plan for small businesses As today's small businesses are searching for cost-saving health coverage options, the Georgia Chamber of Commerce is addressing this need by offering a new solution that can lead to more rate stability and offers potential savings for groups with two to 50 eligible employees. The Georgia Chamber has teamed up with Anthem Blue Cross ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community
    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