Back Alley Productions invites you to join it for an upcoming update to the neo-noir mystery thriller “Dead on Arrival,” based on the 1949 film of the same name.
Arts and Entertainment
The WoodSongs Dalton 2019 Concert Series will host the award winning singer-songwriter Donna Ulisse with the Poor Mountain Boys and Spatial Effects at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 26 at The Wink Theater in downtown Dalton.
A Southern gospel legacy continues with the Weston Hinson Family from Hendersonville, Tenn., in concert on Sunday, Dec. 30, at 6 p.m. at Tunnel Hill First Baptist Church, 202 South Cherry St. This will be a free evening of worship and everyone is invited. For more information, call 706-673-2085.
James Rogers didn’t start out wanting to be an entertainer, though he never lacked ambition. At nine years old, he was selling photographs of his older brother to love-smitten girls at school. Later, he worked at a drug store and pumped gas, bagged groceries, lugged sheet rock as a carpenter…
Two months after closing out its 2018 season in late September, The Ringgold Playhouse has announced its lineup for 2019, which will be filled with comedy, drama, farce, stand-up, and improvisation.
The Ringgold Playhouse (TRP) will hold open auditions for its first production of 2019, Larry Shue’s classic comedy “The Foreigner,” Dec. 10-11 at Patriot Hall.
The Boynton Lions Club and the Ringgold Convention and Visitors Bureau will host Downhome Christmas Movie Night on Tuesday, Dec. 11, at 7 p.m. at the Ringgold Depot.
Boynton United Methodist Church and Boynton Baptist Church will host Christmas at the Farm on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018, at 5:30 p.m. at Willow Tree Farms, 607 Post Oak Road, in Ringgold, Ga.
Award-winning theatre company Back Alley Productions invites you to attend our production of “An Irish Courage Christmas,” which will perform on Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2:30 p.m. from Dec. 7 to Dec. 22 at the Mars Theatre in LaFayette.
After closing its 2018 season in September, the Ringgold Playhouse (TRP) held its annual awards banquet on Nov. 16, where the dramatic comedy “Almost, Maine” took home numerous honors.
Mark your calendar and get your tickets early. On Friday, Nov. 30, illusionists, daredevils and humorists David and Jenny will be on stage at the Heritage High School Performing Arts Theater and the event is open to the public.
Volunteers and actors/actresses are needed for Candlelight Tours, “Christmas 1880 at the Marsh House.” Volunteers are invited to attend a planning meeting on Monday, Nov. 26, at 7 p.m. at the Marsh House in Chickamauga. Volunteers can pick the desired role and choose which nights to work: De…
Wednesday night's Country Music Association (CMA) Awards show will be packed full of all-star performances, including a song co-written by LaFayette’s own singer/songwriter Channing Wilson.
Dalton State College is set to open its fall production of John Patrick’s “The Curious Savage” for a four-performance run beginning Wednesday night, Nov. 14.
You could run out to big box stores or sit at your computer and shop online for holiday gifts, but here’s a better idea. Go to Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School on Thursday, Dec. 6, and buy a one-of-a-kind item made just minutes from your home by a young person who is your neighbor. It do…
Southern gospel quartet sounds and family harmonies will be shared by the Testimony Quartet and the Hullender Family at Sacred Sounds Fridays at Ringgold's Patriot Hall, 320 Emberson Drive. on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.
Award-winning theatre company Back Alley Productions invites you to its production of Joe DiPietro’s family dramedy “Over The River and Through The Woods.”
The African savannah comes to life with Simba, Rafiki and an unforgettable cast of characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle and back again in this inspiring coming-of-age tale. The Lion King will be featured at the Ridgeland High School thearter in Rossville this weekend, Sat…
Rossville and the Rossville Public Library are hosting a community Trick-or-Treat on McFarland Avenue Wednesday from 5 to 7 for families looking for a safe location for their children to show off their costumes and collect sweet treats.
It’s been a busy couple of weeks at Ringgold’s annual Haunted Depot as officials say the event has been bringing in high attendance numbers with one weekend still to go.
If your church or community is planning a Trunk or Treat for Halloween, please let us know and we will be glad to post your Trunk or Treat on our calendar, run it in the newspaper, and post it on our Facebook page. Simply write up your announcement or information and email to catoosacountyne…
Ringgold’s Nicholas Hickman received the $1,000 Pearl and Floyd Franks Scholarship from the Share America Foundation at a recent SingAkadamie performance in Chattanooga. Hickman, a Ringgold High School graduate, is now a student at Dalton State College studying communications. He was selecte…
Last year, a teen group at the Catoosa County Library made a short movie called “Death Undone.” The kids wrote, directed and acted in the movie themselves, with some guidance from the library’s Teen/Tween Coordinator Erica Tuggle.
According to the Chattanooga Times Free Press, "On the Case with Paula Zahn," a documentary news magazine on the Investigation Discovery channel, will air an episode dedicated to a 28-year-old Walker County murder of Nikia Kay Gilbreath Sunday night, Oct. 14, at 10 p.m.
Beautiful fall-like weather, including cooler temperatures and a forecast for mostly sunny skies, promise a busy weekend in Rome, Ga., that features the Wings Over North Georgia Air Show, which draws fans from middle Georgia, across Northwest Georgia, to Chattanooga, Tenn.
Award-winning theater company Back Alley Productions invites the public to attend its production of “Devil’s Walk,” a terrifying stage play inspired by the lore and world of Nathaniel Hawthorne.
Songs of the Broadman sponsored by Golden Sound Music Inc. will be held Saturday, Oct. 13, in the Walker County Civic Center. Everyone is invited to join the Dinner Bell Roundup live at 6 p.m., with the program to begin at 7 p.m. This special hymn sing is a benefit fundraiser for Walker Coun…
Once the home of the Cherokee Indians and a campsite for both the Confederate and Union armies, Prater's Mill and the surrounding countryside along the Coahulla Creek are rich in Southern tradition.
The Prater’s Mill Country Fair, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 13 and 14, focuses on mountain music, Southern foods, living history exhibits and the handmade crafts and original art of 165 talented artists and artisans. Craft demonstrations include blacksmithing, spinning, quilting, rug hooking, …
You are cordially invited (for a reasonable price) to attend the musical production of “Junie B. Jones” by International Thespian Society (ITS) Troupe 8715, led by Jané Ellis, at Ringgold High School (RHS) on Oct. 12 and 13. Troupe 8715 makes up the theater honor society at RHS and is the fi…