News Line for Adairsville

Adairsville police chief: Department fully staffed
Adairsville Police Chief Robert Jones told the city council at its Tuesday night work session that his department is fully staffed.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Three vying to be Adairsville mayor
Kenneth “K.C.” Carson, Ronnie Everett and Adena Harper all qualified this week to run in the May 20 special election to replace former Mayor Evan King. Qualifying began Monday and ended at noon Wednesday.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Carson qualifies for Adairsville Mayoral race
Kenneth "KC" Carson has joined Adena Harper in the Adairsville mayoral race.
Source: Rome News-Tribune

Adairsville mayoral election set for May 20
The Adairsville City Council, still reeling from its mayor’s sudden resignation, returned to work Thursday evening to plan a special election to fill the remainder of his term.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Adairsville mayoral election tentatively set for May 20
The Adairsville City Council met for a scheduled work session just a day after the small town was shocked by the sudden resignation of its mayor.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Adairsville City Council will seek plan of action for city hall project
The Adairsville City Council will try to fashion a plan of action for its historic city hall building when the panel conducts a work session tonight.
Source: Rome News-Tribune

Adairsville Mayor Evan King retires
Mayor Evan King is resigning from office, effective Thursday, for “personal reasons,” Adairsville officials said Monday.
Source: Cedartown Standard

Madison chosen as Adairsville city manager
Pamela Madison, former deputy county administrator of Broward County, Fla., was introduced as Adairsville’s new city manager at a special called public meeting Thursday.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Adairsville council debates closing crossing
Adairsville City Council considered hiring more cops, closing railroad crossings and making four city streets one way.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Adairsville council names 3 finalists for city manager position
After poring over resumes from 36 candidates, the Adairsville City Council settled on three finalists for the city manager position.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

GEMA to recognize Adairsville on tornado anniversary
On Thursday, Adairsville will mark one year since a deadly tornado cut a swath through the city. To mark the occasion, the Georgia Emergency Management Agency will roll out its Praise and Preparedness initiative in Adairsville.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Selection process for Adairsville city manager begins
During a more than two-hour called meeting and executive session Monday night, the Adairsville City Council started the selection process for its next city manager.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Adairsville holds first work session of new year
Adairsville City Council welcomed a new member to its first work session of the year. New Post 3 councilman Lee Castro was sworn in by Mayor Evan King along with incumbent Post 4 councilman Alton “Buddy” Bagley.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

City hall project tops Adairsville's 2013 SPLOST
Before 2013 ended, local governments released their final numbers on how Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax dollars were used during the year. Adairsville’s only project expenditure for the year was $32,970 on renovating city hall.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Beckett looks to provide stability for Adairsville
As Adairsville searches for a replacement for former city manager Pat Crook, the council hired Billy Beckett to serve as interim city manager. Beckett, hired in November, previously served as the city manager of McDonough and interim city manager of Hiram, among other positions.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Adairsville DDA launches new website for downtown businesses
The Adairsville Downtown Development Authority has taken to the web in order to highlight the businesses and attractions around the city’s central square.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Adairsville hears FY 2014 budget
The Adairsville City Council, in the last regular meeting of 2013, whisked through three pages of agenda items in slightly more than 12 minutes.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Adairsville council debates Park Street crossing closure
The Adairsville City Council met last night for its final work session of the year.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Adairsville council debates Park Street crossing closure
The Adairsville City Council met last night for its final work session of the year.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Castro wins Adairsville Post 3 runoff election
Lee Castro will be the next member of the Adairsville City Council after winning Tuesday’s runoff election.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Polls open for today's runoffs for Adairsville council, District 14
In Adairsville Kenneth “K.C.” Carson is facing off against Lee Castro to represent Adairsville City Council Post 3.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Adairsville hires interim city manager
After expressing sympathy for the Filipino victims of Typhoon Hadiyah, Adairsville Mayor Evan King and city council members did a few housekeeping chores.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Taylor approves Shaw incentive agreement
Bartow County Commissioner Steve Taylor wasted little time Wednesday morning approving an incentive agreement between the county, the city of Adairsville and Shaw Industries.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Eggs and Issues focuses on economic development, growth
With the city of Adairsville sponsoring November’s Eggs and Issues breakfast, organizers believed economic development would be the most appropriate topic for the early morning discussion.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Adairsville seeks interim city manager
When the Adairsville City Council announced its intention to hire an interim city manager to replace current City Manager Pat Crook, who resigned in October, everyone could hear the announcement.
Source: Carrollton Times-Georgian

Adairsville Post 3 to have runoff election
For the Adairsville City Council Post 3 election, Kenneth “K.C.” Carson and Lee Castro will go into a runoff election, with the date to be released at a later time. Carson saw 143, or 37.83 percent, of votes with Castro seeing 120, or 31.75 percent, of votes.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News

Adairsville manager resigns; Crook takes similar post in Villa Rica
Calling it an extremely difficult decision to make, Adairsville City Manager Pat Crook has resigned effective Nov. 21.
Source: Rome News-Tribune

Crook resigns in Adairsville
During a special called meeting Monday, Adairsville City Council accepted the resignation of City Manager Pat Crook.
Source: Cartersville Daily Tribune News