Two teenage boys are facing charges related to dozens of vehicle break-ins in Polk County and will likely face similar charges from surrounding areas, according to Polk County Police Department (PCPD) officials.
Gov. Nathan Deal and the Georgia Film, Music & Digital Entertainment Office, a division of the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD), today announced that all 159 Georgia counties have been designated Camera Ready. The state’s Camera Ready Community Program is the first of its kind in the nation, making Georgia the leader in offering a community-based production assistance program.
Average retail gasoline prices in Georgia have fallen 2.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.32/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 5,883 gas outlets in Georgia. This compares with the national average that has fallen 4.2 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.39/g, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.
As part of National Child Passenger Safety Week, AAA – The Auto Club Group joins organizations nationwide to encourage parents and caregivers to make sure their children are riding in a safe seat.
Gordon County, in partnership with Whitfield, Catoosa, Gilmer and Murray counties, was selected Wednesday as one of Georgia’s four Early Education Empowerment Zones and will participate in a community commitment ceremony at 3 p.m., Oct. 3.
Goodwill of North Georgia is partnering with the Voluntary Action Center in Calhoun to host an employment and community resource fair. The event will bring together area employers seeking to fill open positions.
The Gordon County Board of Education held its monthly meeting Monday, Sept. 8, and was given updates on Gordon Central High School’s Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps unit and a trip for professional learning.
The city of Calhoun is set for a meeting to gather public input on its master plan for development of a park on 58 acres of land on McDaniel Station Road.
A Gordon County Sheriff’s Office deputy and his K9 partner found an suspected 40 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop.
A Calhoun High School assistant principal notified Calhoun police and student at the Friday football game was drinking.
Calhoun police arrested a teen Monday after he allegedly disobeyed an officer by crossing a street.
There is something for everyone at 365 on Piedmont. Opening in May of 2013, 365 has become a popular home decor store in the downtown Calhoun area.
The Northwest Georgia Regional Fair starts Friday, Sept. 12, and continues through Saturday, Sept. 20. The 42nd-annual event produced by a local nonprofit and its volunteers takes place at the fairgrounds on Ga. Highway 53 or Rome Road in Calhoun.
Regional Art Show at Harris Arts Center
A Calhoun man is facing felony charges following a Saturday night incident at Walmart, 450 W. Belmont Drive in Calhoun.
A Calhoun resident is facing felony charges following a crash in the Walmart parking lot that seriously injured a woman who was putting groceries in her trunk.
Ansley K. Sproull “Works on Paper: 2004-2014” featuring glass artist, Algar Dole, is currently on exhibit in the galleries at the Harris Arts Center through Sept. 26. The public is cordially invited to a free, drop-in reception to meet and greet the artists on Sunday, Sept. 7, from 3 to 4:30 p.m.
A benefit will be held tonight at the Old Oostanaula School to raise funds for Cameron and Connor Huff, a local set of twins who both suffer from Type 1 Diabetes.
A federal grant will fund the upcoming replacement of sidewalks and the installation of a bicycle lane in the city of Fairmount.
For Yolanda Fuller, Fringe Salon in downtown Calhoun was part of her 10-year plan.