An officer with the Calhoun Police Department arrested two men after a search uncovered 5.8 ounces of marijuana and a felony probation violation on Thursday evening.
A gunshot fired into the ground sent shrapnel flying and injured three people early Monday morning, according to Calhoun Police Department records.
Calhoun Police Department officers arrested five different individuals between Friday and Saturday on methamphetamine and other drug charges stemming from three unrelated incidents.
A Dalton man was arrested Monday after police say he stole a truck, abandoned it after the owner gave chase, and then hid in another truck, only to be found with a backup full of drugs, jewelry, money and tools commonly used for break-ins, police say.
Two men, one from Calhoun and another from Chattanooga, were arrested by the Calhoun Police Department after a glass smoking device with suspected cocaine was found during a traffic stop, according to reports.
A Sunday afternoon crash on West Line Street resulted in drunk driving charges for an Alabama woman after a breath test indicated she had a blood alcohol level of .158, nearly double the legal limit of .08.
The Calhoun Fire Department wants to congratulate Lt. Clay Brown with 32 years of service and Lt. Mark Dooley with 30 years of service on their retirements from the Calhoun Fire Department during this month of October.
Ruthann Newport and Amber Jones were arrested on Thursday for possession of meth after Calhoun Police Department Officer Jason Phillips pulled them over for a suspended tag violation and found bags containing a “crystal substance” believed to be methamphetamine, as well as a glass smoking de…
A Florida woman turned herself in at the Calhoun Police Department on Tuesday afternoon on a CPD warrant for shoplifting in 2013, however, police discovered she also had Gordon County Sheriff's Office warrants from that year for trafficking, manufacturing, possession and possession with inte…
The Adairsville Police Department is pleased to announce that they have completed a pledge they took to improve their response to those suffering from mental illness in their community.
Gordon County firefighters responded to a field and vehicle fire on Pine Chapel Road N.E. at about 1 p.m. on Wednesday that officials say was caused by someone burning debris despite a burn ban.
Gordon County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Robert Paris said the inmate who died Saturday, Sept. 21, at the jail was Phyllis J. Pursley, 57, of Riverbend Road in Plainville.
An employee at a local mechanic shop was flown by helicopter to Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga after being struck in the head with a metal pipe during an altercation at the shop on Wednesday. Meanwhile, the man who told police he struck the victim is facing aggravated assault charges.
A Resaca man died last Friday after being pinned between a truck and a tractor-trailer that was being towed near the Connector 3 exit of I-75 in Dalton, a Georgia State Patrol sergeant said.
Calhoun Deputy Fire Chief Terry Mills said Tuesday that fires at two local businesses remain under investigation at this time, while the inquiry regarding a more recent business fire has not yet begun.
An industrial fire that started at about 1:15 a.m. Friday at DHM Adhesives resulted in the injury of one worker, the closure of all Calhoun City Schools for the day, partial evacuations in the are due to chemical smoke concerns, and representatives from the Georgia Environmental Protection D…
Calhoun Deputy Fire Chief Terry Mills confirmed Friday morning that the industrial fire at Clean Sweep on Nance Road is now under investigation after a second flareup five days after the initial fire.
Gordon County Sheriff’s deputies were involved in a shootout early Thursday morning that resulted in the death of one woman, a gunshot injury to and the arrest of a man on murder and aggravated assault charges, and no injuries for any member of law enforcement, confirmed Chief Deputy Robert Paris.
A house fire that broke out late Sunday evening caused $180,000 in damage to property and content at 320 Beamer Circle S.W. There were no injuries.
Crews were on the scene of a gas leak that caused the evacuation of the Spring Valley Apartment buildings, located at 101 Spring Valley Drive, Calhoun Fire Department Deputy Chief Terry Mills said Monday morning.
Thursday evening, the Calhoun police and fire departments responded to a car fire in the parking lot of the ALFA Insurance building, near the intersection of South Wall Street and West Hicks Street. One man was treated for minor burns, but will be OK.
The Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency and Gordon County Emergency Management Agency along with all of Calhoun and Gordon County public safety are using September’s National Preparedness Month to encourage residents to prepare for disasters.
The Calhoun Police Department says a teenager had his wallet taken from him at knife-point by an unknown individual, but the only thing in the wallet was the teen's work schedule. The subject took the schedule and threw the wallet on the ground.
Authorities suspect the victim of a fatal single-vehicle crash early Sunday morning was under the influence of alcohol or drugs, according to Calhoun Police Department records.
Several local law enforcement officials took turns on Thursday praising former Gordon County Sheriff’s Office Maj. Shane Parrott on Wednesday at the jail during an emotional gathering marking Parrott’s retirement.
A Fairmount man is facing drug and other charges after a search of his vehicle during a traffic stop turned up methamphetamine, a marijuana "roach" and a hypodermic needle.
The Gordon County Chamber of Commerce will present its 26th Annual Golf Tournament at Fields Ferry Golf Club on Wednesday, Sep. 25.
The Calhoun Police Department tased and arrested a Florida man at the Calhoun Aldi supermarket after they say he touched and prayed over people without their permission and then fought officers while cursing, reciting scripture and claiming to be God.
RINGGOLD– On Monday, Aug. 26, the GBI arrested and charged Ringgold City Police Officer Blake Ballew, 27, with aggravated sexual assault, violation of oath of office and false imprisonment.