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  • Ringgold Playhouse press release
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The hilarious mystery continues at the Ringgold Playhouse (TRP) this weekend as the company looks to close out its 2017 season with the final four performances of "The Real Inspector Hound" Sept. 21-23 at the historic Ringgold Depot.

  • By Tamara Wolk, correspondent
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The story of First Presbyterian Church of Fort Oglethorpe comes in two parts. There’s the building itself and there’s the congregation that now owns it. Perhaps the best person to share the stories is Herman McConathy, one of the early elders of the congregation and a collector of its history.

  • By Tamara Wolk, correspondent
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Fort Oglethorpe resident Gloria Stafford recently noticed two stray cats roaming her neighborhood. "One was pregnant," says Stafford, "and the other one looked like he was starving, his sides were so sunken in."

  • Prater's Mill press release
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Every October the quiet, peaceful area around Prater's Mill hosts the annual Prater's Mill Country Fair. Situated on the banks of the Coahulla Creek, it is the perfect place to host the fair's 46th anniversary, scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 14, and Sunday, Oct. 15.

When Kellie Taylor Hall became a high school media specialist/librarian, she never dreamed that one day there would be a book on the shelf of the Ringgold High School Media Center that would be written by her. For the eleven years that she was teaching her English students to write essays an…

  • By Tamara Wolk, correspondent
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Catoosa County resident Zach Drennan was looking forward to watching the eclipse on August 21, but when he got ready to buy the special glasses made for safe viewing, he discovered they were all gone locally. They could still be purchased online – at a price.

  • BAP news release
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Back Alley Productions is proud to present "Lost In Yonkers," a family comedy from Neil Simon. Limited performances are set for Friday and Saturday evenings of Aug. 18, 19, Sept. 1, 2 at 8 p.m., with a special matinee on Saturday, Aug. 26 at 2:30 p.m. Tickets can be purchase online at www.BA…

Labor Day at The Post returns to Fort Oglethorpe’s Polo Field at Barnhardt Circle. Scheduled for Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 4, the event runs 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and includes great food, arts and crafts vendors, activities for the kids and musical entertainment.

  • By Tamara Wolk, correspondent
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Jevon Brown has worked at Tractor Supply since he was 16 years old. Now, at the ripe old age of 21, he’s a manager at the Fort Oglethorpe store.

The Tennessee Association of Vintage Base Ball announces changes to the 2017 schedule to include four dates that will be played at the Chattanooga RiverPark in addition to the five dates played on the Polo Field in Fort Oglethorpe.

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Wildlife Day was celebrated in Walker County with the help of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources on Thursday, April 6, in the lobby of the Walker County Tax Commissioner's Office in Rock Spring.

  • 6th Cavalry Museum press release
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It’s that time of year again – base ball (two words) season! That’s right, Vintage Base Ball returns to the 6th Cavalry Museum and the Polo Field at the Historic Post on April 8 with a double header. At noon, watch as Mountain City of Chattanooga plays Phoenix of East Nashville and at 2:30 p…

  • By Tamara Wolk, correspondent
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Chickamauga resident Bonnie Falkenberry freely admits she’s a pack rat, but that term describes her soul as well as her store, Susie’s Antiques & Collectibles, in Fort Oglethorpe.

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