Workhouse Fitness Center in LaFayette celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday, Oct. 2, at 4 p.m. at its new location, 311 N Main St., Suite H (BiLo shopping center).
On Saturday, Oct. 25, owners of the Sonic Drive-In celebrated 25 years in business in LaFayette and helped spread awareness of the Family Crisis Center.
ATLANTA -- Georgia continues to rank sixth in the nation and third in the Southeast in over-the-year job creation. The state gained 80,000 non-seasonally-adjusted jobs between September 2013 and September 2014, for a growth rate of 2.0 percent. The comparable national job growth rate for the same period was also 2.0 percent.
Calling all vampires! Join the Blood Assurance Foundation for a Halloween cruise on the Tennessee River, Friday, Oct. 31, sponsored by the Southern Belle Riverboat.
The Catoosa County Chamber of Commerce will host the Showcase Catoosa Expo on Tuesday, Oct. 28, from 2 p.m.6 p.m. at the Colonnade Civic Center.
The unemployment rate in the northwest Georgia region in September was 7.1 percent, down 1.0 percent from 8.1 percent in August. The rate in September of last year was 7.8 percent.
Pigeon Mountain Grill is serving up delicious dishes prepared with homegrown produce and grass-fed cattle sourced from local farms.
Cohutta Banking Company, a division of Synovus Bank, has named Alicia Moore as branch manager of the LaFayette and Chickamauga branches.
The Fort Oglethorpe Kiwanis Club inducted its 2015 officers and board members at Hutcheson Medical Center on Friday, Oct. 10.
Sonic Drive-In, on Saturday, Oct. 25, will celebrate 25 years of business in LaFayette by offering half-priced menu items from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Georgia Winery is inviting customers to help support the fight against breast cancer. During October, national breast cancer awareness month, Georgia Winery will donate $1 per bottle of Pretty in Pink sold, to the Mary Ellen Locher Breast Center at Memorial Hospital.
Jackson Chevrolet Buick GMC held a tailgate party prior to LaFayette High School Youth Appreciation Night and presented a $500 sponsorship check to Patti Scott, LaFayette recreation director. Soccer players attending received t-shirts, face painting and teams received training equipment.
The intermittent hum of the vintage motor is the heartbeat of an operation where ubiquitous piles of boots and shoes are a reminder that some people simply discard cheap shoes instead of investing in quality footwear.
Gov. Nathan Deal announced today that PolyTech Fibers LLC, a Georgia-based polyester fiber manufacturer, will create 114 jobs and invest more than $12 million into its first manufacturing facility over the next three years in Murray County.
Walker County Environmental Health, part of the Georgia Department of Public Health, conducted 36 food service inspections at the following restaurants, schools or establishments where food is served during September 2014 .
The Catoosa County Chamber of Commerce invites community businesses to come by the chamber office on Friday, Oct. 24, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. for “trick and treat.”
ATLANTA – Oct. 2, 2014 – Saving money and energy couldn’t be easier this weekend, Oct. 3-5, during Georgia’s annual sales tax holiday featuring energy efficient ENERGY STAR products, as well as water-efficient WaterSense products. Throughout the weekend and across the state, shoppers who make a qualifying purchase are exempt from paying state and local sales tax on a number of household items such as appliances, compact fluorescent light bulbs, doors/windows and thermostats.
The 32nd annual Walker County Gala, hosted by the Walker County Chamber of Commerce, will be Saturday, Oct. 25, at The Lookout Mountain Fairyland Club atop Lookout Mountain, Ga.
LaFayette Physical Therapy, a local outpatient physical therapy clinic, has applied for a $150,000 grant from Chase as part of a newly launched program, Mission Main StreetSM Grants. LaFayette Physical Therapy must submit a questionnaire outlining a business plan that will result in growth of the business and receive at least 250 votes to be eligible for a grant.