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Living Well: Don't ignore lower back pain
Low back pain is a common complaint and a significant cause of work related injury. Close to twenty-five percent of adults seek medical attention for low back pain in a six month period of time (Ke...
March 16, 2015 11:38 PM | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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LakePoint Sports Complex hosts Wine and Chocolate Half Marathon
By Monica Burge mburge@neighbornewspapers.com Valentine’s Day is traditionally set aside for romance. Lovers take time to celebrate with flowers, candlelight dinners, wine and chocolate and mark th...
February 03, 2015 01:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tellus recognized at annual conference
Tellus Science Museum and some of its significant supporters were recognized with awards during the Georgia Association of Museums and Galleries annual conference in Statesboro Jan. 23. Tellus was ...
January 29, 2015 07:58 PM | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cartersville Medical kicks of March of Dimes campaign
Cartersville Medical Center will host the 2015 Bartow County March of Dimes March for Babies campaign kickoff Feb. 12 from 5 until 7 p.m. in the hospital classrooms. The kickoff is a casual, inform...
January 27, 2015 01:18 PM | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rose Lawn hosts May Market
May Market, a spring arts and crafts festival at Rose Lawn Museum, is blooming into a two-day event following a successful inaugural year. The market is set for May 2 and May 3. The day one of the ...
January 23, 2015 02:27 PM | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Adairsville physician pens children's book
In the professional sense, a physician’s bedside manner is often a hallmark of the doctor-patient relationship. While Dr. Rich Donadio has had plenty of opportunities to work on his as a pain rehab...
January 20, 2015 12:46 PM | 1 1 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocates for Children to host Polar Plunge Feb. 7
Get ready to take the Polar Plunge to help children in need. Join Advocates for Children Feb. 7 at 10 a.m. at Dellinger Park in Cartersville to brave the chilly waters for a worthy cause. The Polar...
January 15, 2015 06:51 PM | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cartersville's Booth Museum's Downtown Gallery premieres new exhibit
The Booth Western Art Museum's Downtown Gallery announced the opening of their newest exhibit, Houses, at 13 North Wall Street in historic downtown Cartersville. The public is invited to an opening...
January 14, 2015 03:44 PM | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rotary of Etowah makes impact on Bartow community
Across Bartow County, dozens of locals have found a home in Rotary. With a mission to stay engaged in the community, the international organization has three chapters here locally, with the younges...
January 13, 2015 11:37 AM | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bartow County couple reflects on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Albert and Kansadie Weems have created a lifetime’s worth of memories in their 53 years of marriage. From their first meeting during a teacher’s conference more than half a century ago, to the birt...
January 13, 2015 11:34 AM | 1 1 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ice bucket, elections popular on Facebook in 2014
Day after day, Facebook captures our best and worst moments, from the birth of a new baby to heated political spats. So what got discussed the most in 2014? The Ice Bucket Challenge and the death o...
December 17, 2014 12:24 PM | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
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New Cartersville business speaks life into women, girls
There have been countless poems and songs dedicated to the ethereal beauty of the female. But even with its varying shades of comeliness and appeal, what makes a woman attractive is only partly due...
December 09, 2014 10:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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Adairsville's 1902 Stock Exchange hosts Christmas events
Though the sights and sounds of the holiday season have been evident for weeks, it officially begins in earnest Thursday. And for even the most severe Scrooges, Bartow County has plenty to offer in...
December 02, 2014 10:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rydal resident shares battles with cancer
In the month of November there are ubiquitous reminders of the holidays, blessings and gratitude. But in addition to Thanksgiving and the perpetual rush of Christmas shopping and prepping, it is of...
December 02, 2014 09:58 AM | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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ACT I presents holiday classic at Legion Theatre
There is something timeless about the holiday classic film, “It’s a Wonderful Life.” Whether it is James Stewart as depressed George Bailey, or the film’s positive message, it has its place as one ...
December 02, 2014 09:54 AM | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Little Free Library sets up in downtown Cartersville
Loretta Fishel said she estimates that she owns about 400 books. Romance, science fiction, mystery — they line the shelves of her Cartersville home, a testament to her love of reading. Her daughter...
November 18, 2014 11:59 AM | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Christmas Star explored at Tellus
Some 2,000 years ago, a star shone bright in the heavens, heralding to some the fulfillment of a prophesy that spoke of the birth of the Messiah. For centuries, scientists, theologians and those wh...
November 18, 2014 11:57 AM | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seminole Tribe has ties to Bartow County
In the history of Native Americans, the Seminole tribe of Florida has a place of distinction. Its story of survival and ingenuity stretches beyond the borders of Florida, where its members were the...
November 18, 2014 11:14 AM | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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It's Scary to Be Hungry pick up Nov. 1
By Monica Burge mburge@neighbornewspapers.com While ghosts, goblins and the walking dead are frightening to some, for the organizers of a local food drive, there’s nothing scarier than families goi...
October 28, 2014 11:22 AM | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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"Night of the Living Dead' at Legion Oct. 31 and Nov. 1
While Halloween may not be considered by some as a major holiday, Oct. 31 has plenty of enthusiasts and admirers who get a thrill out of things that go bump in the night. Kids have the tradition of...
October 28, 2014 11:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Road Rally set for Nov. 2 in Cartersville
While Halloween is widely-recognized as one of the preeminent fall holidays, a local nonprofit hopes to build awareness for another – Orphan Sunday. As the name suggests, the day encourages a world...
October 28, 2014 11:18 AM | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Covered Bridge Festival returns to Euharlee
The Covered Bridge in downtown Euharlee has a storied history, both fabled and true. Some say it’s haunted, others say it is a priceless landmark that is one of the few remaining of its kind in the...
October 14, 2014 11:25 AM | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beyond Limits Therapeutic Riding providing unique therapy
It has been about three years since Libby Beem took her first horseback ride and while she is an award-winning rider now, there were moments of apprehension in the early goings. “I thought I was go...
October 14, 2014 11:21 AM | 0 0 comments | 58 58 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cartersville 12-year-old in need of 5-organ transplant
Dalton Robinson is a dreamer. At 12 years of age, the Cartersville resident dreams of doing the things most boys his age typically do. He wants to feel the wind on his face as he rides his bike, he...
October 07, 2014 12:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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