Thursday, September 14
Catoosa County sheriff's detectives are investigating a robbery case in which two men attacked a Domino's delivery driver and made off with $34 worth of pizzas, police say.
The Catoosa County commissioners have denied a zoning request for a new Dollar General Store on Burning Bush Road after listening to opposition from a number of residents in that community.
LaFayette City Council on Tuesday, Sept. 19, voted to purchase 15 body cameras for police. The cameras will be purchased from Watch Guard for $20,590.
Catoosa commissioners Tuesday night updated the county's policies on using athletic facilities and also handed down a one-year probation sanction against Ringgold Youth Sports Association President Earl Epps.
After more than a year of discussion and some unforeseen obstacles, the city of Ringgold is nearing implementation of a K-9 Unit to its police department.
The Catoosa County Chamber of Commerce took time last week to recognize the community's finest as it held a special Networking at Lunch event to honor the top police officers and firemen in the county.
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LaFayette High School's former principal, Michael Lee Culberson, was arrested Sept. 10 following a fight with one of his neighbors in Rock Spring.
Two men accused of raping a teenage girl in late 2015 pleaded guilty to lesser charges of sexual battery in Catoosa County Superior Court this week and now face a year in prison and four years on probation.
The Ringgold City Council recently approved a variance request for a local trucking company to park trucks and tractor-trailers at a lot off Battlefield Parkway despite traffic concerns from a select group living near the lot.
Hurricane Irma slowed to a tropical storm as it approached Northwest Georgia and little damage was reported in Walker and Catoosa counties.
Walker County property taxes were discussed on Aug. 31 during the Wilson Road Neighborhood Group meeting in Rossville.
A Tennessee man was arrested in Fort Oglethorpe after authorities caught him on the roof of a clothing store allegedly attempting to steal copper wire, police say.
Members of Ringgold's Convention and Visitors Bureau and Downtown Development Authority boards recently gathered at the Ringgold Cemetery on Sparks Street to dedicate the site's new plaque honoring its history.
Five public shelters will be opening at 4 p.m. today in Walker County for those in need of a safe location to stay as Hurricane Irma passes through the area.
A Fort Oglethorpe Walmart employee said that when he came in to start his shift at 2 p.m. Sunday, he could hardly get in the store. "It was crazy," he said. "For a couple of hours, I couldn’t even stock in one aisle because it was so crowded with people."
By Saturday morning, nearly six million Florida residents had been ordered to leave their homes to escape Hurricane Irma. Millions of those people headed north, many to our area.
Four family members from the east coast of Florida shopped Friday at Walmart in Fort Oglethorpe for items they forgot when they fled Hurricane Irma the day before, including a leash for one of the four dogs they brought along.
A pending vote on a proposed transportation tax could affect some Fort Oglethorpe residents living in a unique portion of Walker County.
The city of Fort Oglethorpe approved the purchase of five new patrol vehicles for its police department fleet on Monday night, Aug. 28
LaFayette High School teacher Robert Samuel Forester's arrest on Sunday, Sept. 2, was the third time he has been charged for committing domestic violence in recent months.
According to Catoosa County Sheriff Gary R. Sisk, Detective Tim Deal and Lt. Freddie Roden have resigned from the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office.
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Drive down state Highway 2 toward the foot of Lookout Mountain or back toward the city of Fort Oglethorpe and you'll see plenty of trees, a few houses and a solid handful of billboards.
Floyd County has one of at least 20 West Nile virus cases reported in Georgia this year, as health officials have noted a spike from last year in the number of people affected by the mosquito-borne disease that also has been connected to at least three deaths in 2017, according to the Georgi…
In Walker County, the cities of LaFayette, Chickamauga, Rossville and Lookout Mountain have finished their qualifying periods for the Tuesday, Nov. 7, elections.
The city of LaFayette will only have one contested race: incumbent Councilman Beacher Garmany will be challenged in Ward 1 by newcomer Vic Burgess.
Catoosa County plans on moving its servers to a safer new home after approving a lease agreement with Ringgold Telephone Company (RTC) for IT storage space.
On Wednesday, August 30, 2017, around 05:20 a.m., the Ringgold Police Department was dispatched to 6622 Battlefield Parkway, the RaceTrac gas station, in regards to an armed robbery attempt.
The first annual Butterfly Festival will take place at Heritage High School in Ringgold on Saturday, Sept. 2, in an effort to raise money for two scholarship funds dedicated to the memory of a beloved teen who died last year.
The following letter from Walker County Elections and Registration's Danielle L. Montgomery concerns what appear to be voter registration forms that are being received by some county residents.
After the recent qualifying period for the Ringgold and Fort Oglethorpe city elections, two new faces will seek seats in Ringgold, while three incumbents will run uncontested in Fort Oglethorpe.
Ringgold residents recently vented their ongoing sewer frustrations to the Catoosa County Board of Commissioners in the hopes of getting them to address the flooding issues plaguing the neighborhood on Melody Lane.
A Rossville man was recently tased after leading authorities in a high-speed motorcycle chase through Catoosa County only to lose control and crash the vehicle, police say.
A Catoosa County woman is facing multiple drug charges after complaints led detectives her home where she was discovered to be an alleged drug dealer, police say.