Starting this past September, Heritage High School’s student journalism staff took on the assignment of running an online newspaper along with its monthly print paper. The idea of a site formed the fall of last year.
Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
When the first Ebola patient to be treated in the United States was headed for Emory University Hospital this past summer, two of the hospital’s nurses canceled their vacations to be there.
Gordon County Sheriff Mitch Ralston Reports:
· Between 5 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 13, a residential burglary occurred on Stewart Road in Tunnel Hill, in which nearly $500 worth of goods was stolen.
Here is the arrest report for the Fort Oglethorpe Police Department for Nov. 7-12, 2014.
Here is the arrest report for the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Department for Nov. 7-13, 2014.
Struggling to stay afloat financially, a northwest Georgia rural hospital has opted to file for bankruptcy protection from its creditors.
In the fall of 1621, the Pilgrims — early settlers of Plymouth Colony, held a three-day feast to celebrate a bountiful harvest. This event is regarded by many as the nation’s first Thanksgiving. The Wampanoag Indians in attendance played a key role. Historians have recorded ceremonies of thanks among other groups of European settlers in North America. These include the British colonists in Virginia as early as 1619.
Rock City’s annual Enchanted Garden of Lights prepares to shine bright for its 20th anniversary season beginning Friday, Nov. 21. Beautiful enhancements and new characters await guests nightly from 6-9 p.m. through Saturday, Jan. 3.
Edith Ann Elliott Baldwin, 59, Rossville
Here is the arrest report for the Walker County Sheriff’s Department for Nov. 13-19, 2014.
Friday, Nov. 21
Friday: Sunny, with a high near 53. North wind around 5 mph.
An oil spill that occurred Wednesday evening, Nov. 19, at Shaw Industries in Chickamauga resulted in oil being spilled onto U.S. Highway 27, which led to response from Walker County Emergency Services and Walker County Sheriff’s Department.
A man said someone broke into his residence off Cloud Crest Drive in Rossville and stole $3,290 worth in items, mostly jewelry.
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14), a member of the powerful House Appropriations Committee, was selected today to serve as chairman of the Subcommittee on the Legislative Branch for the 114th Congress.
A man said someone stole his SUV from the parking lot of an auto parts store in Rossville, while he was inside the store.
The Ringgold Down Home Christmas Parade will be returning to downtown Ringgold on Friday, Dec. 5, at 6 p.m.