A LaFayette man was arrested for drug possession while standing in front of a residence on Foster Circle in LaFayette.
Bekaert corporate executives confirmed in a news release issued Wednesday that the company is committed to rebuilding its plant in Rome as quickly as possible.
A Calhoun woman checking her mail sustained injuries when a dog attacked her.
Wednesday, Nov. 26
A man and woman accused in the death of a 1-year-old girl appeared Tuesday before a Bartow County judge for their arraignment — the next step before their case reaches trial.
Wednesday: A 10 percent chance of rain before 7 am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 50. West wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
A defense attorney in the case of three Calhoun men accused of an after-prom sexual assault will remain on the case despite prosecutors’ misgivings, a Gilmer County Superior Court judge ruled.
A Catoosa County family of five escaped their house fire without injury Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 25, after a cooking mishap demolished their Keith Road residence.
Boynton United Methodist Church invites the public to enjoy “Christmas at the Farm,” Saturday, Dec. 13, from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
A Fort Oglethorpe man was arrested on weapons charges after a concerned citizen notified police that he was sitting at a restaurant bar with a gun in his waistband, police say.
A Fort Oglethorpe man was arrested he allegedly tried to smuggle two BB guns out of a Walmart in his pants, police say.
Here is the arrest report for the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Department for Nov. 14-20, 2014.
A LaFayette woman was charged with criminal trespassing after she egged her ex-boyfriend’s car at LaFayette Garden Apartments on Patterson Road in LaFayette.
The LaFayette Police Department was dispatched to the LaFayette Wal-Mart on Sunday morning, Nov. 23, due to counterfeit $100 bills being spent at the store the previous day.
Tuesday, Nov. 25
Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A grand jury declined Monday to indict white police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black 18-year-old whose fatal shooting sparked weeks of sometimes-violent protests and inflamed deep racial tensions between many African-Americans and police.
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Protesters smashed windows out of police cars and businesses, several of which were later set ablaze, and officers lobbed tear gas from inside armored vehicles to disperse crowds Monday as violence overtook protests in Ferguson.
Don Quarles, 71, Harrison, Tenn.
Now, no matter where you live in 14-county northwest Georgia, contacting the Red Cross is a toll-free call. Effective immediately, residents of Bartow, Catoosa, Chattooga, Dade, Fannin, Floyd, Gilmer, Gordon, Murray, Pickens, Polk, Union, Walker and Whitfield Counties can dial 844-536-6226 to speak to a local Red Cross representative, or 706-728-3446 to send a FAX.
The body of a 73-year-old Lookout Mountain, Ga., man who went missing this weekend was found in a swimming pool at the 100 block of Brow Road in Chattooga County in Cloudland on Sunday.