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Have you ever wondered how one of the world’s most highly-educated, highly-cultured and devoutly-religious people could have been taken in by an insane demagogue like Adolph Hitler? But we must also remember that the German people were economically desperate at the time and had little experi…

Lacy Christine Henry, 28, of 174 Jason Drive, Ringgold arrested on charges of driving under the influence of drugs, failure to obey traffic control device and possession of marijuana.Vanette Shajeen Churchwell, 41, of 502 Kristen Drive, Chickamauga arrested on a charge of simple battery.Jame…

Those who walked into a PE class at Cherokee Ridge Elementary School this year may have been greeted with an unfamiliar sound in the gym -- laughter. That’s because the students were using the recently installed Lu Interactive Playground to learn physical skills and academics, all while runn…

Rock Spring Elementary School students were celebrated for having perfect attendance in the month of April. Mrs. Clawson was joined by friends from Rossville Middle School, including Assistant Principal Massey, cheerleaders and the Rossville bulldog. The students really enjoyed the special guests.

Lauren Franks has obtained her pilot's license. She's a 2014 graduate of LaFayette High School and is enrolled in Middle Tennessee State University's Department of Aerospace, majoring in professional pilot.

The week of May 13-17 was one of celebration at Rock Spring Elementary School, which hosted the last PBIS monthly incentive. Students enjoyed a huge water slide. What a way to close out a year for SOARING behavior. The annual fifth-grade-versus-teacher volley tennis game proved to be a succe…

On Thursday, May 16, more than 200 people gathered at The Colonnade in Ringgold for the annual Catoosa County Public Schools (CCPS) Partnership Luncheon. Volunteers, businesses and organizations that partner to help students and teachers in the school system were recognized with plaques and …

Fort Oglethorpe officials recently awarded a bid for updated playground equipment at Gilbert-Stephenson Park and named the access road it created near the new Food City development on U.S. Highway 41.

♦ Young, Jackie Diane, 64, 1077 Lofton Ln. 9, Chickamauga, unlawful conduct during 911 call, contacts 911 for the purpose of annoying, harassing, or interfering with or disrupting 911 call, criminal trespassing

Heritage High School♦ ’s graduation ceremony will be Thursday, May 23, at 7 p.m. on the Jeff Sims Field at Heritage Stadium.

Ridgeland High School‘s graduation ceremony will be Thursday, May 23, at 7 p.m. at the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga’s McKenzie Arena.

In an effort to raise awareness about the disease osteogenesis imperfecta (brittle bone disease), Ringgold Elementary School staff and students dressed in yellow on Monday, May 6. RES third-grader, Boyd Dodson was presented to the Board of Commissioners on Tuesday, May 7, as they proclaimed …

On Monday, May 6, Rock Spring Elementary School’s kindergarten students presented their “You've Got a Friend in Me at RSE” play. The day included fun songs and skits from the movie “Toy Story.” Students and staff did a great job.

All Pro Dads: Rock Spring Elementary School’s All Pro Dad group poses for an end-of-the-year picture after the group’s final meeting of the year on Tuesday morning, May 7.

Instead of complaining about changes they want to see in their school, the teachers at Stone Creek Elementary have been able to do something about it this year. As a pilot school for the new Teacher Leadership initiative in Georgia, these teachers have worked collaboratively to make those ch…

The average age at which American men marry for the first time, according to the U.S. Census Bureau, is 29.8 years old. For women, it’s 27.8 years old.

On Friday, May 3, second-grade students at Graysville Elementary School enjoyed a special day that has become an annual tradition.