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LaFayette High School graduate Robert James Sievers was awarded North Georgia Electric Membership Corporation’s (NGEMC) 2019 Howard Baker Memorial Scholarship for Walker County. Sievers plans to major in biomedical engineering at Mercer University.

Heritage High School graduate Saulye Nichols was awarded North Georgia Electric Membership Corp.’s 2019 Howard Baker Memorial Scholarship for Catoosa County. Nichols will attend Georgia Institute of Technology this fall.

The Northwest Georgia region saw its unemployment rate fall in April, Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said Thursday, May 30.

On Thursday, May 16, more than 200 people gathered at The Colonnade in Ringgold for the annual Catoosa County Public Schools (CCPS) Partnership Luncheon. Volunteers, businesses and organizations that partner to help students and teachers in the school system were recognized with plaques and …

For the week of April 11-17, all five restaurants inspected in Walker County scored between 90 and 99. Three restaurants in Catoosa County earned perfect scores, while five restaurants scored between 90 and 99. Only three Catoosa County restaurants scored between 80 and 89, and one scored be…

Dr. Tim Ashburn has joined CHI Memorial Buz Standefer Lung Center and will treat patients at the practice’s new Ringgold location at CHI Memorial Parkway.

For the weeks of March 16-31, Walker and Catoosa County restaurants/hotels earned a combined ten 100 scores. There were no failing restaurants/hotels in either county. Local elementary schools had a good showing, with each school inspected scoring a 100.

Imagine winning a 15-minute grocery shopping spree – whatever (almost) you can fit in your cart in a quarter of an hour. Part of the grand opening celebration of the Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union branch in the new Food City on U.S. Highway 41 in Ringgold included a drawing for just t…

CEO and Chairman of the Board Bill Chapin of See Rock City Inc. was honored by Southeast Tourism Society with the Dorothy Hardman Spirit of STS Award at the annual Shining Example Awards in Daytona Beach, Fla., on March 20. This particular award honored a recipient whose devotion to the indu…

With the boom of motorhome sales comes the demand for convenient and secure recreational vehicle (RV) storage and overnight parking. Local industry leaders John and Karen Hawkins will open a luxury RV park, Hawkins Pointe, this summer. Chattanooga, North Georgia and the surrounding region is…

Custom Healthcare LLC (dba Phoenix Rehab & Mobility) proudly announces a three-year accreditation award in Rehab & Mobility, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Pedorthetics by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics & Pedorthics, Inc. (ABC).

When a business joins the Catoosa County Chamber of Commerce, it is presented with a large “Key to the Chamber” at its membership ribbon-cutting. The keys are made right here in Catoosa County by the Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School metals class taught by Pat Linz.

On March 5, over 200 students from the four high schools in Catoosa County gathered at The Colonnade in Ringgold for the sixth annual Rising Professionals Academy sponsored by the county Chamber of Commerce.

Tammy Zumbrun’s dad worked for TVA when she was growing up. She attended the annual membership meetings of the company’s credit union with her parents and opened (with a little help) her first account when she was seven years old. “I thought the meetings were exciting,” says Zumbrun. “There …

The ribbon was officially cut at LaFayette’s newest Workout Anytime fitness club. Dozens of members were coming in and out to use the gym, the Chamber of Commerce was represented, and the owners provided a free healthy lunch at the ribbon cutting celebration on Friday, Jan. 25.

Before talking about what Cabela’s offers, it would be useful to talk about exactly where the store is. The address is Ringgold – 350 Cobb Parkway, 30736. That’s what you use for GPS (if you want to go there) or USPS (if you want to mail them a letter).

On Oct. 18, nearly 900 people poured into The Colonnade for the annual Showcase Catoosa Business Expo conducted by the Catoosa County Chamber of Commerce. What they found inside was 89 businesses set up showcasing their wares and services, seven restaurants serving up samples, opportunities …

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