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Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber hosts quarterly luncheon

by:   Monica Burge     Neighbor  Newspapers May 07, 2013 11:45  AM | 389 views Cartersville Mayor Matt Santini touted the  city’s most recent accomplishments during the first quarterly luncheon hosted by  the Cartersville-Bartow County Chamber of Commerce Monday. Santini told a  sold-out crowd that the city has been committed to its mission of providing  dependable service […]

Wedding exhibit opens at Bartow History Museum

Wedding exhibit opens at Bartow History Museum by Monica Burge March 12, 2013 04:42 PM | 187 views | 0  | 5  |  |  Director of the Bartow History Museum, Trey Gaines, inspects one of the wedding dresses that will be on display in their upcoming exhibit. One of the oldest known rituals, the centuries old tradition of holy matrimony, has been ever-evolving through the […]

Santa comes early to the Bartow History Museum

Santa comes early to the Bartow History Museum by Monica Burge November 13, 2012 05:26 PM | 397 views Harper Cole Eubanks, son of Crystal and Shane Eubanks, poses with Santa who will be taking pictures at the Bartow History Museum Saturday. Santa Claus is making an early visit to Bartow County this weekend. The bearded jolly fellow will […]

Bartow History Museum gives look into Oak Hill Cemetery

Bartow History Museum gives look  into Oak Hill Cemetery by:  Monica BurgeNeighbor  Newspapers.Com August  21, 2012 rom left, Bartow History Museum Director Trey Gaines,  archive assistant Sandy Moore and registrar Tina Shadden in the Oak Hill  Cemetery. Oak Hill Cemetery dots the landscape of  Bartow County with its grassy knoll and in addition to memorializing […]

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 […]