More than one group said the wheelchair ramp could not be built – the terrain was all wrong for it, too steep, no way to build a ramp that would meet codes.
Veterans took care of other veterans recently when a Tennessee-based organization donated $500 to a volunteer group that raises veteran's flags throughout Ringgold each year.
On Feb. 6, Blake Stansell, director of finance for Catoosa County Public Schools, presented the Catoosa County Board of Education with a report on the school system’s 2017-18 budget through December 2017.
Fort Oglethorpe Pet Sense received an award this month from its corporate headquarters for helping 386 homeless cats find families last year. It was the second highest number of adoptions out of all the stores in the company.
"Mom’s my dealer and doesn’t even know it." That’s the wording on a poster showing a young girl holding a handful of prescription drugs. The poster is used by Catoosa Prevention Initiative (CaPI), a project of the Catoosa County Family Collaborative.
Parents won’t find a better deal than this. The Catoosa County Family Collaborative is offering a free seven-week parenting class taught by licensed professional counselor Jennifer Holdaway.
The city of Ringgold recently opted to table any vote regarding the second phase of its Trail of Tears project after bids for the work came in higher than expected.
The Fort Oglethorpe Police Department recently did some paperwork housekeeping by renewing agreements regarding their collective efforts with local domestic abuse and sexual assault centers.
Chickamauga's elected officials received good news, more good news and even more good news during their February city council meeting.
Ringgold city officials have wanted to install protective bulletproof glass at the main counter of City Hall for a couple of years now, and will bid out the work despite recent projections that show the project costing more than $40,000.
A Ringgold man found himself in a less-than-desirable position on Super Bowl Sunday, when he was arrested on drug charges after calling police claiming someone had thrown rocks at his vehicle.
The devastation continues for a Catoosa County family that had its home burglarized a month after it was destroyed by a fire, police say.
A Catoosa County man was arrested on drug charges after several officers executed a search warrant at residence known for drug activity, police say.
Georgia's Supreme Court has overturned a Catoosa County woman's 2004 murder conviction, nearly 17 years after her 1-year-old son was severely burned in a house fire that ultimately contributed to his death.
Travelers of Ga. 151 (Alabama Highway) in Ringgold will soon have a slightly new traffic pattern to navigate for the rest of the year as construction crews begin working on the road's bridges beginning Friday, Feb. 16.
A Rossville man was arrested on more than a dozen charges after he allegedly tried to run from police during a traffic stop, only to be caught with drugs and a stolen gun in his possession, police say.
Catoosa County sheriff's detectives are investigating an entering auto case in Rossville, in which someone broke into a van and made off with hundreds of dollars worth of tools and equipment, police say.
Catoosa County sheriff's detectives are investigating a storage unit burglary in Rossville that has similarities to recent case off Battlefield Parkway in Ringgold.
After working with an interim for the past couple of months, Catoosa County named its new 911/Emergency Management Agency director Tuesday night, Feb. 6, by approving the hiring of Dennis Thayer.
Catoosa County will put the finishing touches on its 2019 SPLOST proposal and call for a referendum in May after the cities of Ringgold and Fort Oglethorpe both approved an intergovernmental agreement between the three.
Most people have heard of Habitat for Humanity, and many are probably aware of Catoosa Habitat for Humanity, but how many know the scope of what Catoosa Habitat and its many volunteers do?
Catoosa County's Board of Commissioners is not in favor of Erlanger Health System's plan to open up a surgery center down the road from the newly rebranded CHI Memorial Hospital.
It’s flu season and schools across the nation, as well as the state, are dealing with this year's outbreak. Catoosa County Schools have been fortunate so far, but that doesn’t mean school officials take the threat lightly.
A Catoosa County resident is out a couple of appliances and some flooring material after his storage unit off Battlefield Parkway in Ringgold was burglarized, police say.
At a press conference Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 31, officials with the Georgia Department of Public Health announced that there have now been at least 37 confirmed flu-associated deaths in Georgia this flu season.
The city of Fort Oglethorpe recently decided who its mayor pro tem will be for 2018 and also reappointed two people to their existing positions with the city.
The city of Fort Oglethorpe has been awarded a $3 million loan through the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority (GEFA) to help with its planned sewer infrastructure upgrades.
Catoosa County sheriff's detectives are investigating a residential burglary that occurred on Elm Tree Road in the Graysville community sometime around Jan. 22.
Less than a week after two men allegedly robbed a Ringgold gas station with guns in hand, the suspects have been arrested in Tennessee, thanks to a manhunt conducted by multiple law enforcement agencies.
Elected officials are, ideally, the liaisons between citizens and government. They are the vehicle through which citizens can express their concerns and make a difference in government.
Ten students from Heritage Middle School made the commitment this year to compete in a rigorous academic competition: the Professional Association of Georgia Educators Academic Bowl.
The city of Fort Oglethorpe has approved the purchase of new uniforms for its police department, which will give officers the luxury of more maneuverable material to work in.
The Walker County Development Authority (WCDA) has moved forward with plans to put the former Coats American property in Rossville on the market.
The underserved. The elderly who can’t afford a doctor. Children whose parents are struggling. Folks dealing with substance abuse or mental illness. These are the people who touch the heart of DeLaine Hunter, founder and CEO of North Georgia Healthcare Center in Ringgold.
After months of construction, the city of Fort Oglethorpe was finally able to celebrate the opening of its new gymnasium with a special ribbon-cutting ceremony on Saturday, Jan. 6.
The shutdown triggered when the legislative and executive branches of federal government were unable to adopt a funding bill affected some, but not all citizens and federal employees. The shutdown focused on areas considered as "non-essential."
Ringgold residents will soon have a faster way of reporting maintenance issues to city staff after the City Council recently approved implementing a new work order app.