A health fair is being held at the Lowell Green Recreation Center, 301 Webb Wheeler Rd., LaFayette, from 10 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. today. There will be no charge to receive health screenings and receive information about health services available in the area. This is part of a monthly series that is being provided by a partnership of the City of LaFayette, Four Points, Georgia Northwestern Technical College, LaFayette Presbyterian Church, Primary Healthcare Center, United Way, Walker County Family Connection and many other concerned organizations
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.
Allen Fort, candidate for the Republican nomination for Georgia School Superintendent, will be visiting in the Calhoun, Gordon County area on Thursday, April 24.
Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) is one of 25 two-year colleges recently invited to participate in the Grainger Tools for Tomorrow scholarship program. Through this program, Grainger offers qualified community college and technical college students financial scholarships in industrial and public safety programs.
Today, Monday, April 21, is the last day to register to vote for the Primary Election and Nonpartisan Election. Prospective voters must be 17 ½-years-old to register and 18-years-old to vote. They must be a U.S. citizen, a Georgia resident and a resident of the county in which they seek to vote. Also, the prospective voter cannot be serving a felony conviction or judicially determined to be mentally incompetent for voting purposes.
Rock Spring, GA – Vendors from across Northwest Georgia and the Tennessee Valley spoke with hundreds of students from Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) Thursday in the school’s annual Health and Community Awareness Fair.
Chef Robert Irvine walked out of his tent on a breezy Wednesday afternoon, coffee in hand, dressed in two thick shirts with a sprinkling of sawdust on one shoulder.
ATLANTA -- The results were mixed on the averages for the state's elementary, middle and high schools on the Georgia Department of Education's scores released Monday.