Ringgold’s Downtown Partners invite the community to enjoy the annual Ringgold citywide Junk Market and Sidewalk Sale, April 18 and 19. Vendors will open doors from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Vincent Spann, Northwest Georgia ACA navigator will conduct a free informational event, March 17, in the community meeting room of the Catoosa County Public Library on 108 Catoosa Circle in Ringgold.
Catoosa County’s premiere service club, the Kiwanis Club of Fort Oglethorpe, will celebrate its 60th anniversary in June 2014. Leonard Fant, a club member for over 50 years is chairing the celebration and needs the community’s input and help.
Ringgold Telephone Company (RTC) announced they are receiving reports from some customers regarding fraudulent calls from individuals claiming to be collections agents for RTC. These individuals are demanding immediate payment for past due telephone bills.
CHATSWORTH, Ga. (AP) — The Georgia Department of Labor is hosting a recruitment event to fill hundreds of jobs at a textile manufacturing plant in northwest Georgia.
The crusade by anti-union forces in Tennessee, including the state’s governor, is now as much a fight with Volkswagen management as with the United Auto Workers union.
Mayor Lynn Long of the City of Fort Oglethorpe announced the city council meeting scheduled for tonight, Monday, February 10, at 6:30 p.m. at 500 City Hall Drive in Fort Oglethorpe, has been cancelled due to weather concerns. The next regularly scheduled council meeting will be Monday, February 24, 2014 at 6:30 p.m.
Gainesville has begun limiting the number of hours part-time employees can work as a result of the Affordable Care Act’s employer mandate.
Whether you are new to keeping honeybees or have years of experience, there is a local group you may want to become a part of if you are interested in beekeeping.
Shaw Industries announced it is exiting the area rug business and will convert the current Ringgold, Ga. rug facility into a new state-of-the-art luxury vinyl tile (LVT) manufacturing facility.
The Chickamauga Battlefield Museum & Relics is now open in Fort Oglethorpe, just north of the National Park Visitors Center at 3056 Lafayette Road. The museum features both a civil war collection and a variety of civil war relics, artifacts and books for sale.
The Pete Store, LLC announced it has completed over $700,000 in upgrades to its Ringgold location. Upgrades include a 3,600 sq. ft. showroom to centralize service, sales and parts retail areas, a 15 percent increase in service capacity and a new driver’s lounge.
Perrin J. Lance, a native of Ringgold, Ga., and the executive director of Chattanooga Organized for Action (COA), was named the 2013 National Association of Social Workers - Tennessee chapter statewide “Public Citizen of the Year.”
The Catoosa County Public Library began a new schedule of service hours, Jan. 2. Technology and staff training demands and the array of services needed by the public are increasing, according to the library staff, and the new schedule will allow the library to provide improved service to Catoosa County citizens.
Shaw Industries announced today that it is exiting the area rug business and will convert the current Ringgold, Ga. rug facility into a new state-of-the-art luxury vinyl tile (LVT) manufacturing facility.
A public information open house to discuss the Georgia Department Of Transportation’s proposed project for safety improvements at the intersection of State Route (SR) 3 and Graysville Road in Catoosa County is scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 11, from 5 until 7 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Colonnade Civic Center, at 264 Catoosa Circle in Ringgold.
The term “bedroom community” can come across as a slight: Sure, people like to live here, but they must go elsewhere for employment or entertainment. In Catoosa County, just south of Chattanooga, folks have embraced the term and are turning it into a badge of pride.
The Rosewood at Fort Oglethorpe assisted-living community will double in size after the first of the year following the completion of its expansion project that has been under way since October 2012.
By Natasha Colbaugh
“Signs, signs, everywhere there’s signs…. Do this, don’t do that, can’t you read the signs?” was written by Canadian band Five Man Electric Band in 1970.
The Chairman of the Board for Hutcheson Medical Center announced that Roger Forgey has resigned as the hospital’s President and Chief Executive Officer.