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    Thursday, July 30, 2020
    We’ve missed you! Did you hear Georgia Aquarium is OPEN again? We know long family vacations may be out of the question, so why not stay close and come see us this summer? Georgia Aquarium is the perfect quick, safe get-a-way for your family and friends!  Good News! The Cartersville-Bartow Chamber's Georgia Aquarium discount website is active and available for ticket purchases – starting at just ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, July 28, 2020
    Georgia Boat Safety and Training and TowBoatUS Lake Allatoona Offers Powerboat Training for Teens Ages 13-19, Skipper Club™Acworth, Georgia August 02, 2020 – Georgia Boat Safety and Training, has partnered with the U.S. Coast Guard and the National Safe Boating Council (NSBC) to offer teens ages 13-19 with on-water instruction for essential powerboating skills and maneuvers.  “We’re proud to ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Monday, July 27, 2020
    Terry Reid Hyundai and Terry Reid Genesis are the home of our Car Rental company. Call our Service Department at 678-605-9500 to reserve your rental.
    Categories: Community
    Friday, July 24, 2020
    Cartersville-Bartow Chamber Events & Operations Update (07/24/20) 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: Community, Chamber
    Thursday, July 23, 2020
    CARTERSVILLE MEDICAL CENTER NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED AS A BEST MATERNITY CARE HOSPITAL BY NEWSWEEK Cartersville Medical Center was named last week to Newsweek’s 2020 list of Best Maternity Care Hospitals. The distinction recognizes facilities that have excelled in providing care to mothers, newborns and their families, as verified by the 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Survey. Best Maternity Care Hospitals ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 08, 2020
    Game On: Youth Sports Returns to LakePoint SportsThe premier youth sports destination in the country leads the way with over 100 events planned, focused on safety, In-Game Streaming Services and Esports Events ATLANTA (July 2, 2020) – LakePoint Sports, the nation’s premier youth sports destination located in the Metro Atlanta area, has reopened its sprawling 1,300-acre sports campus to youth ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    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
    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
    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: Community, Press Release
    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, Community, Press Release
    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, Press Release, Economic
    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