• News for Community

    Wednesday, June 19, 2019
    2019 Fourth of July Parade and Activities Set for Cartersville. Cartersville’s annual Fourth of July celebration, including a parade, concert and fireworks, is set for Thursday, July 4th. The events are presented by the Rotary Club of Etowah with WBHF FM 100.3 and AM 1450 coordinating the parade with the Rotary Club.  The presenting sponsor for the parade is Shottenkirk Honda. The parade down ...read more
    Categories: Community, 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: Economic, Community
    Wednesday, June 19, 2019
    MetroAtlanta Ambulance Service receives American Heart Association’s  Mission: Lifeline EMS Gold Recognition AwardMARIETTA, GA June 2019 –MetroAtlanta Ambulance Service has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Award for the 5th consecutive year for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks.       ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, June 19, 2019
    Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter has been sponsored by Andy Burris State Farm as this month's Quotes for Good organization. During the month of June, for every person who completes an auto quote, Andy Burris State Farm will make a $3 donation to Good Neighbor Homeless Shelter. For the quote to qualify, the individual cannot be a current State Farm customer, but please refer friends and family to ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Human Interest
    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: Press Release, Community
    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
    Thursday, May 30, 2019
    Whata Deal is now Southern Cove, located in West End Commons at 650 Henderson Drive, Suite 104, in Cartersville. The new name and look will allow Southern Cove to be a local brand with a cause. For every piece of Southern Cove branded merchandise sold, 5% of the total profit will be donated to Advocates for Children! Southern Cove is a family owned small business specializing in unique gifts & ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    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: Press Release, Community
    Friday, May 24, 2019
    SLEEP IN HEAVENLY PEACE BUNKS ACROSS AMERICA ONE DAY, OVER 100 CHAPTERS, 6,000+ VOLUNTEERS, MAKING OVER 2500+ BUNKS[May 22, 2019] Sleep in Heavenly Peace is proud to announce they will be making history with an upcoming event called Bunks Across America (BAA 2019) on June 15th, 2019 in over 30 states across the country. With this event we hope to accomplish two missions: Unite the Country – ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, May 21, 2019
    CARTERSVILLE MEDICAL CENTER RECEIVES AN ‘A’ FOR PATIENT SAFETY FOR THE SPRING 2019 LEAPFROG HOSPITAL SAFETY GRADECartersville, GA (May 20, 2019) – Cartersville Medical Center has been awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group’s spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade. This designation recognizes CMC’s efforts to protect patients from harm and to provide safer health care. The Leapfrog Group is a ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Community
    Tuesday, May 21, 2019
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Economic
    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: Community, Human Interest
    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, Community, Press Release
    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: Community, Chamber, Economic