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Monday 04/14/2014
New site this year for Walker-Catoosa Relay for Life fundraiser
Updated: April 14, 2014 - 7:14 am

The Walker-Catoosa Relay for Life may be held April 25 at a new venue, but its goal remains unchanged: finding a cure for cancer.

Saturday 04/12/2014
Earl Brackin Band to perform at Dalton State
Posted: April 12, 2014

The Olympic games have historically been an effective way of bringing people from all corners of the world and all walks of life together. The Earl Brackin Band, a bluegrass group from Dalton, was invited to play at the Sochi Winter Olympics, and after a pit stop in Moscow, performed at the Winter Games this past February. Now back in the U.S., the group will perform a free concert Saturday, April 12, at 7:30 p.m. at Dalton State College in Goodroe Auditorium of Gignilliat Memorial Hall.

Women's event coming to Hamilton Medical Center
Posted: April 12, 2014

DALTON – Hamilton Medical Center’s (HMC) annual “For Her” women’s event will combine varied aspects of health and wellness with some pampering. The event is free.

Friday 04/11/2014
Catoosa & Walker counties; mark your calendars for Saturday, April 12, 2014
Posted: April 11, 2014

The 2nd annual City of Lafayette Easter egg hunt is today at 11 a.m. (rain date April 19). The hunt for 12,000 filled Easter eggs (8,000 candy filled, 4,000 toy filled) will be at Joe Stock Park, 208 N. Main St., and will have children divided into five age groups. The Easter bunny will be on hand for photographs.

LaFayette’s second annual Easter egg hunt Saturday, April 12
Updated: April 11, 2014 - 2:12 pm

LaFayette’s second annual Easter egg hunt will be Saturday, April 12, at 11 a.m. (rain date April 19). The hunt will be at Joe Stock Park at 208 N. Main Street in Lafayette.

Thursday 04/10/2014
Enjoy a weekend of wonderful weather
Updated: April 10, 2014 - 4:36 pm

Beautiful springtime weather is forecast for Northwest Georgia this weekend with clear, sunny skies and daytime highs in the mid- to upper-70s today through Sunday. It is the perfect time to enjoy the outdoors before thunderstorms make for a rainy Monday.

State champions recognized at Catoosa board of education meeting
Updated: April 10, 2014 - 2:08 pm

A host of students in red jackets brightened up the Catoosa County Board of Education meeting April 8. The students who attended the meeting have excelled in academics and received state championship titles for competitions held by FBLA, FCCLA and Skills USA.

Sinking cancer's battleship
Posted: April 10, 2014

No one knows for sure how many years Gordon Hospital has been involved in Gordon County’s Relay for Life, but most agree that it has been there since the beginning in 1994.

Back Alley to present “The Glass Menagerie” at St. Elmo Fire Hall
Updated: April 10, 2014 - 10:48 am

Back Alley Productions will present “The Glass Menagerie” by Tennessee Williams at the St. Elmo Fire Hall, at 4501 St. Elmo Ave. in Chattanooga. Performances are scheduled for Thursday through Friday, April 10, 11 and 12 at 8 p.m. with a Sunday, April 13, matinee at 2:30 p.m.

One resurrection celebration, not two, this year
Updated: April 10, 2014 - 2:17 pm

Easter 2014 is a rarity because it will be observed by both Western Christian churches and Eastern Orthodox churches on the same date, Sunday, April 20.

Wednesday 04/09/2014
Walker & Catoosa counties: Mark your calendars for Thursday, April 10, 2014
Posted: April 09, 2014

The 2nd annual City of Lafayette Easter egg hunt will be April 12, at 11 a.m. (rain date April 19). The hunt for 12,000 filled Easter eggs (8,000 candy filled, 4,000 toy filled) will be at Joe Stock Park, 208 N. Main St., and will have children divided into five age groups. There will be prizes and the Easter bunny will be on hand for photographs.

BBQ, Boogie and Blues events: Better Start Living bicycle ride
Posted: April 09, 2014

If you’re not looking to binge on pork during the Third Annual BBQ, Boogie and Blues festival on April 25-26 in downtown Calhoun, grab your bicycle helmet and get ready to ride.

Walker & Catoosa counties: Mark your calendars for Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Posted: April 09, 2014

Tonight, the Young Professionals Council (YPC) of the Walker County Chamber of Commerce host their first After Hours 'Taco Night from 5:30-7 p.m. at Phibbs Sports Bar & Grill which is inside Fieldstone Farms on 96 Fieldstone Drive in Rock Spring. Everyone is welcome to this free event where 50-cent tacos will be served throughout the evening and acoustic musical entertainment will be provided by Dakota Williams.

Tuesday 04/08/2014
Triceratops skull found with mummified skin now on exhibit at Tellus
Updated: April 08, 2014 - 2:19 pm

Cartersville, GA, – Tellus Science unveiled its latest dinosaur fossil on Tuesday April 8, 2014: the skull from the most complete Triceratops skeleton ever found.

Catoosa & Walker counties: Mark your calendars for Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Posted: April 08, 2014

Tuesday, April 8

Friday 04/04/2014
Walker & Catoosa counties: Mark your calendars for Friday, April 4, 2014
Posted: April 04, 2014

COMMUNITY · Today is the final day to register for a Mars District Pageant being held April 12 to benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation. There is $35 registration fee with an additional $15 charge for those entering Miss Photogenic competitions. For information, contact Kami Gentry at 117 N. Chattanooga St., LaFayette, GAA 30728 or call 423-413-2451.

Wednesday 04/02/2014
Catoosa & Walker counties: Mark your calendar for Thursday, April 3, 2014
Updated: April 03, 2014 - 12:53 pm

COMMUNITY · Author and Ringgold resident Karen Graham will hold several signing events for her newest children’s book, “Chloe’s Pet,” at the following locations in Ringgold. Today, she will be at Caffeine Addicts, 7819 Nashville St., from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. 

Tuesday 04/01/2014
Walker & Catoosa counties: Mark your calendars for Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Posted: April 01, 2014

Wednesday, April 2

Cedartown rising star setting sights on Hollywood
Updated: April 01, 2014 - 6:38 pm

There’s a rising star from right here in Polk County who looks to soar in the years ahead, and she’s only eight years old.

Ringgold Playhouse holding “The Foreigner” auditions April 6-7
Posted: April 01, 2014

The Ringgold Playhouse will hold its next round of auditions on Sunday, April 6, and Monday, April 7, for its production of Larry Shue’s “The Foreigner.”

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