A north Georgia man will spend the rest of his life and then some in prison after being convicted Monday, April 21, of sexually abusing several female children over a three-month stretch in 2013.
Martha Harp, 82
Rock Spring – Several dozen soon-to-be graduates from Whitfield County’s Northwest Whitfield High School got a first-hand taste of the Criminal Justice program at Georgia Northwestern Technical College on the Walker County Campus in Rock Spring, Georgia.
ELLIJAY, Ga. (AP) — Under a law just signed by Georgia's governor, people with a license can carry a gun into bars, some government buildings and places of worship if religious leaders say it's OK.
A few hundred gun rights advocates gathered to watch Wednesday's bill signing by Gov. Nathan Deal with top officials including House Speaker David Ralston and bill sponsor Rep. Rick Jasperse.
Also under the law passed this session, school districts would now be able, if they choose, to allow some employees to carry a firearm under certain conditions.
The Battlefield Farmers Market opens for its tenth season Saturday, May 3. The market, at 10052 U.S. 27 at the Walker County Agricultural Center, is one mile north of Rock Spring and three miles south of Chickamauga Battlefield Park, behind the Civic Center.
Following the tragic death of Catoosa County grandmother Renee Card Monroe and two of her grandchildren on Monday morning, the family has announced that a memorial fund has been created in Monroe’s name to help benefit Christian ministries.
Catoosa County Public Schools is pleased to announce summer school opportunities through the Catoosa Online Academy. Students looking to enroll in classes early or to take a course of study that would not normally fit into their schedule can now enroll in our summer program. The Catoosa Online Academy can be part of your summer plans.
The Battlefield Farmers Market opens for its tenth season Saturday, May 3. The market, at 10052 Hwy 27 N. at the Walker County Agricultural Center, is one mile north of Rock Spring and three miles south of Chickamauga Battlefield Park, behind the Civic Center.
Funeral arrangements have been announced for 60-year-old Renee Card Monroe, who was tragically killed along with her two young grandchildren in an ATV accident Monday morning in Catoosa County, in which the vehicle carrying the three veered off into a pond.
ALDI, a local grocery, will host hiring events for its Chattanooga-area stores, April 24 and April 30. Opportunities within ALDI include shift managers and will include its Hixson, Tenn. and Dalton and Ft. Oglethorpe, Ga. locations.
Notice of quarterly meeting of library board of trustees, April 24 - The board of trustees of the Catoosa County Library, in Ringgold, will hold its regular quarterly meeting Thursday, April 24, at 5 p.m. in the meeting room at the Catoosa County Library, at 108 Catoosa Circle, Benton Place Campus.
Joseph Milbourn Moneyham, 69
There will be a zoning hearing at 6 p.m. today to consider a request to allow construction of a cell phone tower on Napier/Watoosa Ridge, just off Long Hollow Road, near the Catoosa/Walker county line. This hearing on special use permit case #1140-14 will take place at the Catoosa County Administrative Building in Ringgold.
As America marks the 45th observance of Earth Day today, professionals who deal with the great outdoors on a daily basis say we are giving mixed signals about concern for the planet.
In the first year of Catoosa County Online Academy, a pilot program to offer alternative technology-based high school courses, enrollment has doubled between the first semester and second semester.
The Georgia Department of Labor will host a special recruitment for job seekers who qualify for OJT, a federal on-the-job training program to help get unemployed workers back into the labor force. The recruitment will be held Tuesday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the LaFayette Career Center, 200 West Villanow St.
Early voting for the general primary in Catoosa County will be held simultaneously with the nonpartisan elections from April 28 through May 16.
Experts estimate that as many as 4 billion prescriptions are filled in the U.S. annually. Up to a third of those go unused.
One of the men accused of planning domestic terror attacks has challenged the legality of a search warrant used at his home, claiming the warrant failed to list his address and instead named a street three miles away.
A grandmother and two of her young grandchildren died Monday morning, April 21, in Catoosa County in an ATV accident.
Allen Fort, candidate for the Republican nomination for Georgia School Superintendent, will be visiting in the Calhoun, Gordon County area on Thursday, April 24.