Category Archives: Bartow County

AGC Georgia to host local High Schools in event at Coosa Valley Fairgrounds

AGC Georgia to host local High Schools in event at Coosa Valley Fairgrounds

November 7th, 2022 – 4:30 PM Press Release – The Associated General Contractors of Georgia (AGC Georgia) is partnering with Duffey Southeast, Inc. to host construction students from 15 high schools for the Northwest Workforce Development Alliance Skills Challenge. The competitions will be held on Thursday, Nov. 10th, beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the Coosa…Continue Reading

Carterville Woman Charged With Murder By Fentanyl

Carterville Woman Charged With Murder By Fentanyl

November 4th, 2022 5:30 PM WBHF Reports – According to WBHF Radio, Bartow County deputies booked 40-year-old Jennifer Lee Jones of Cartersville into the jail on Wednesday afternoon on the following warrants: murder during the commission of a felony, murder in the second degree, trafficking in illegal drugs, and cruelty to a child in the…Continue Reading

Euharlee Police Department receives State Certification

Euharlee Police Department receives State Certification

October 28th, 2022 -2:30 PM WBHF RADIO- The Euharlee Police Department has been awarded State Certification by the Georgia Police Accreditation Coalition and Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police. Chief Jody Matthews stated that, “We started working towards State Certification immediately after I was hired in 2019. We examined the agency thoroughly, and policy wise…Continue Reading

Cartersville Police arrest Rome Man after Vehicular Assault injures Child

Cartersville Police arrest Rome Man after Vehicular Assault injures Child

October 27th, 2022 – 4:30 PM WBHF Radio – According to a report by WBHF Radio, 44-year-old Marion Shug Thomas was arrested at his residence in Rome by the Cartersville Police after he used his vehicle to assault and injure a woman and child. Thomas allegedly chased the victim and rammed his Escalade into her…Continue Reading

Euharlee Man arrested in Rome for Burglary

Euharlee Man arrested in Rome for Burglary

October 25th, 2022 – 3:50 PM Floyd County Jail Records – A 35-year-old Euharlee man was arrested in Rome on Monday for Burglary. According to Floyd County Jail Records, James Dewayne Bishop of a Milam Bridge Road address allegedly used a drill to break into and burglarize multiple apartments and also a Pepsi vending machine…Continue Reading

Bartow firefighters called to House Fire Saturday

Bartow firefighters called to House Fire Saturday

October 24th, 2022 – 5:10 PM WBHF Radio – According to Bartow County Fire and Emergency Services, firefighters were called to a house fire early Saturday at approximately 1:19 AM at a residence on Hendricks Rd. The caller reported to 911 that the house was on fire, with flames coming from the kitchen. Engine 5…Continue Reading

Fatal Crash reported at Floyd/Bartow Line on Saturday

Fatal Crash reported at Floyd/Bartow Line on Saturday

October 24th, 2022 – 7:40 PM Staff Reports – A 16-year-old Adairsville teen died in a one-vehicle car crash near the Floyd/Bartow County line on Saturday. According to the Georgia State Patrol, a Chevrolet Silverado was traveling westbound on Georgia 20, near mile marker 27. The driver failed to maintain their lane and traveled off…Continue Reading

Two Cartersville Women arrested for Forgery

Two Cartersville Women arrested for Forgery

October 19th, 2022 – 4:30 PM Floyd County Jail Records – Two Cartersville women were arrested by the Floyd County Sheriff’s Office on Monday for Forgery. According to Floyd County Jail Records, 31-year-old Ashley Richards of a Tennessee Road address, and 35-year-old Brandi Cleveland of an Old Tennessee Road Address allegedly attempted to cash a…Continue Reading

Cartersville Police arrest Man for 2 Counts of Aggravated Assault

Cartersville Police arrest Man for 2 Counts of Aggravated Assault

October 17th, 2022 – 5:30 PM Cartersville Police Department – A Cartersville man was arrested on Saturday for aggravated assault with a weapon. According to the Cartersville Police Department, 43-year-old Paul Nicholas Cook was escorted outside of a business after threatening to hit another patron over the head with a beer bottle. After being escorted…Continue Reading