Summer camps spur imagination, learning

July 13, 2012 by Marie Nesmith The Daily Tribune News, Cartersville, Georgia At the Bartow History Museum, its summer camp program is in full swing, with its next, and final, offering slated for July 24 to 27. With openings still available, the Time Travelers camp is geared for ages 7 to 11 and costs $90 […]

From left, Trey Gaines, Director of the Bartow History Museum, and Joe Head, local historian, author and tour guide, show off historical items in the museum.

Great Locomotive Chase revisited

June 5, 2012 by Monica Burge The tale of the Great Locomotive Chase connects Bartow County to a significant part of the Civil War. There’s the role local hero Uriah Stephens played, there are the many stops made in Bartow County by the General and the trains that pursued it, and there is the small […]