LaFayette High School junior Levi Pettigrew won first place in the Area 1 High School Lawnmower Operation and Maintenance Career Development Event held at the Chattooga County Agriculture Facility in Summerville. In the event, Levi had to successfully maneuver a zero-turn mower through a cha…

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It’s probably not often that a group of people ranging from pastors to city and county government, law enforcement, judges, social services, citizens and the homeless gather in one location to try to understand and solve a serious problem together. That’s what happened at Ringgold Baptist Ch…

When it came time for her school to decide on a service project, Graysville Elementary School second-grade teacher Robin Peace knew what she wanted to do. “I’m passionate about animals,” says Peace. “Not everyone can adopt a rescue animal, but we can all help in some way.”

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Historic Rossville became historic once again on Saturday, Nov. 11, as the only city in Georgia to participate in the international Dance for Kindness celebrating World Kindness Day, which actually fell on Nov. 13 this year.

Debra Hicks and her Horizon students at Ringgold Primary School hosted a “Veterans Day Jubilee” on Friday, Nov. 9. There were more than 90 guests — local veterans and their families — in attendance. The RHS band was also in attendance and played patriotic pieces for the program. / Contributed

Kim Clawson, Rock Spring Elementary assistant principal and also the school Perfect Attendance Princess, along with guest princess Beth Pelham, assistant principal at Gilbert Elementary, and the Gilbert Gator, celebrate with some of the RSE students who a”CHOMP”lished perfect attendance in O…

A 72-year-old Rossville woman reported missing since Sunday afternoon, Nov. 11, was found Wednesday morning, Nov. 14, by Walker County Sheriff’s Department (WCSO) detectives searching the wooded area near her home.

Increased response times and enhanced life-saving capabilities are top priorities for any fire service and doubling active firefighters on duty will help that cause at the LaFayette Fire Department.

Throughout history, millions of soldiers have marched into wars to protect the freedoms of their countries. Remembrance Day is a solemn time to commemorate those soldiers' achievements and sacrifices and to pay respects to soldiers who died in battle.

Millions of men and women serve in the military and make the sacrifices that such service requires. Risking their lives to serve their countries, veterans sometimes endure mental and physical trauma, returning home to face uphill battles as they deal with their injuries.

After Heritage High School media specialist Rhonda Sixto had settled on the book she wanted students to read over last summer’s vacation, a thought popped into her mind: Wouldn’t it be cool if she could get the Colorado-based author to come to the school? It took many months of planning, but…

Chickamauga City Council has approved new equipment, rebuilding, and possible renovation of restroom facilities at Holland-Watson Veterans’ Memorial Park.

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