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Thursday 10/23/2014
Harvest Fest set for Oct. 25
Posted: October 23, 2014

It’s that time of year again. The leaves are changing, the wind is blowing and downtown Calhoun is hosting the eighth-annual Harvest Fest to celebrate the change of seasons.

Ebola: Gordon County prepares for ‘what ifs’
Posted: October 23, 2014

Gordon Hospital and the Calhoun-Gordon County Public Safety departments are actively preparing for a “what if” public health scenario should a threat like Ebola materialize in Calhoun and Gordon County.

Halloween costume giveaway set for children in need
Posted: October 23, 2014

On Saturday, Oct. 25, the second-annual Halloween Free-For-All will be giving away free costumes to children still needing last minute ensembles.

Wednesday 10/22/2014
Stabbing call leads to marijuana grow bust in Gordon County
Updated: October 22, 2014 - 3:18 pm

A stabbing call led Gordon County authorities Tuesday night to discover an alleged marijuana growing operation.

Construction worker injured in fall from I-75 overpass
Updated: October 22, 2014 - 2:39 pm

A construction worker Wednesday was seriously injured when he fell 60 feet from a bridge overpass. He was inside an excavator during the fall, according to police scanner traffic

Monday 10/20/2014
Children injured in rollover crash; DUI suspected
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 11:41 pm

A Gordon County mother and two children were injured Monday morning in a one-vehicle crash on Ga. 53.

Gas prices dropping, many near or below $3 - $2.60 in Ringgold
Posted: October 20, 2014

Gas prices are dropping but the lowest prices remain up near the Tennessee border in Ringgold and Chattanooga at $2.60, according to Gasbuddy.com.

Halloween events set in Calhoun, Gordon County
Posted: October 20, 2014

Several Halloween events are set for the spooky holiday in Calhoun and Gordon County. They include:

Sunday 10/19/2014
Gas prices still at bargain rates
Updated: October 19, 2014 - 5:52 pm

Local gasoline prices continued at bargain rates Sunday afternoon.

Fields of Faith event draw hundreds of youth
Posted: October 19, 2014

th from Gordon County gathered at the Gordon Central football field on Wednesday night, Oct. 15, for this years Fields of Faith event. The theme of the evening was Get in the Game, Get in the Book, and many students showed up with their Bibles, ready to get into the word.

Saturday 10/18/2014
Voluntary Action Center feeds those in need 5 days a week
Posted: October 18, 2014

Since 1970, the Voluntary Action Center, located on South Wall Street, has reached out to the community to serve those in need. Temporary housing, utility assistance and emergency clothing are just a few of the services that are offered.

Gas prices dropping around Northwest Georgia, price still lowest in Ringgold at $2.64 a gallon
Posted: October 18, 2014

Gas prices in the region are still the lowest up in Catoosa County at $2.64 a gallon, but gas prices are going down across Northwest Georgia and Northeast Alabama this weekend, according to Gasbuddy.com.

Woman wanted in connection with drug death arrested
Posted: October 18, 2014

A woman wanted in connection with the death of a friend left in a car in Calhoun has been arrested.

Friday 10/17/2014
Farm Bureau collects donations to help the hungry
Posted: October 17, 2014

Many Georgians are still struggling to provide food for their families.  Gordon County Farm Bureau understands the significance of helping our neighbors, which is why it is participating in Georgia Farm Bureau’s annual Harvest for All Campaign.  

Saddle Up event raises $2,600 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Posted: October 17, 2014

Gordon County Saddle Club held its annual Saddle Up for St. Jude charity ride at Dry Creek Trails on Saturday, Sept. 27.

Ga. 156 at railroad to close for crossing repair
Updated: October 17, 2014 - 12:46 pm

The Georgia Department of Transportation is advising motorists in Gordon County of a detour off Ga. Highway 156 at the Norfolk Southern Railroad crossing, scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 21, to accommodate work by the railroad company on repairing the crossing at that location.

Gas prices lower in northernmost portion of Ga. - $2.69 in Ringgold in Chattanooga
Posted: October 17, 2014

The lowest regular unleaded price for our area is in Ringgold and Chattanooga with a price of $2.64 per gallon, according to Gasbuddy.com.

Thursday 10/16/2014
GHC faculty receives grant funding to boost learning
Posted: October 16, 2014

Georgia Highlands College Teaching-Learning Center awarded on Monday four faculty members mini-grants for the purpose of improving teaching and learning.

Car smashes Calhoun Premium Outlets' windows
Updated: October 16, 2014 - 11:35 am

Calhoun police say a vehicle Monday struck two store windows at the Calhoun Premium Outlets.

Owner of Calhoun store arrested on gambling charges
Updated: October 16, 2014 - 11:45 am

An undercover operation has resulted in the arrest of the owner and operator of Calhoun store.

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