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Georgia Cop Who Killed Teen Was Fired From Previous Police Job
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 01:00:15 GMT
The Georgia cop who killed a teenager last month who was allegedly holding a video game controller — not a gun — was fired from her previous job, where she received numerous reprimands, personnel records show.Euharlee police Cpl. Beth Gatny is on paid administrative leave after the Feb.
Faith community preps to aid in responding to disasters
Fri, 14 Feb 2014 05:04:59 GMT
t is a disaster that no community wants to see. But it happened last year in Adairsville when an F3 tornado leveled portions of the northwest Georgia city. Former Adairsville City Manager Pat Crook and Bartow County EMA Director Paul Cuprowski presented the circumstances of the tornado’s aftermath at the annual Fayette County Faith-based Disaster Network meeting held Feb. 8 at New Hope Baptist ...
Teen killed in shooting involving police officer
Sat, 15 Feb 2014 04:17:43 GMT
An officer -involved shooting in Bartow County is being investigated by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation in Euharlee. The investigation into exactly what happened in the Crabtree mobile home park on Euharlee Road Friday night is just beginning. Channel 2’s Liz Artz was there as the GBI arrived at the scene. Artz did confirm that a 17-year-old boy was fatally shot one time in the chest by ...
Sheriff Investigates Shooting Of Ga. Farm's Donkey
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 14:53:07 GMT
Sheriff's investigators in northeast Georgia are trying to find out who shot and killed a donkey on a Bartow County farm.
Teen shot, killed by police in Bartow Co.
Sun, 16 Feb 2014 23:40:08 GMT
EUHARLEE, Ga. (AP) -- The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is probing the death of a teen who was fatally shot by a police officer in Bartow County.
Ahrens, Archer spar at forum
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 09:16:05 GMT
About 70 people turned out to hear sitting Chairman Buzz Ahrens and challenger Jackie Archer give their best sales pitches during the forum conducted by the Cherokee County Republican Women.
GBI investigating deadly police-involved shooting
Sun, 16 Feb 2014 23:36:31 GMT
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is probing the death of a teen who was fatally shot by a police officer in Bartow County.
Aspen Dental Opens New Practice In Cartersville, GA
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 16:32:00 GMT
Dr. Haren Patel, lead dentist at the Cartersville office, received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Dentistry in 2009. Dr. Patel looks forward to meeting the Cartersville community and providing much needed access to high-quality dental care and education. The Cartersville practice, located in Bartow County, marks one out of eleven ...
WCRD teams win District 5 titles
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 05:22:57 GMT
The Whitfield County Recreation Department hosted the Georgia Recreation and Park Association’s District 5 all-star youth basketball tournaments for boys and girls ages 11-12 last month at the trade center in Dalton and Dalton State College’s Bandy Gymnasium.
Ga. teen shot by police officer after Wii remote mistaken for gun
Thu, 20 Feb 2014 20:31:24 GMT
The family of a 17-year-old from Georgia shot and killed by a Euharlee police officer last Friday has hired an attorney.