The Lightfoot and Mountain City Clubs, two local clubs of the Tennessee Association of Vintage Base Ball, will play the noon match of the day’s double-header Saturday, July 23, at the polo field in Fort Oglethorpe.
Local businessman Jeff Holcomb is spending days in the sweltering summer heat trying to garner support for his Georgia House District 3 run, by trying to meet as many voters as possible before the July 26 runoff election.
Former Catoosa County commissioner and local businessman Dewayne Hill is making his final campaign push to become the state representative of House District 3, which will be decided in a special runoff election Tuesday, July 26.
Catoosa County Environmental Health, part of the Georgia Department of Public Health, conducted food service inspections at the following 16 establishments where food is served during the first two weeks of July 2016.
Tax incentives, proximity to major markets and business-friendly state and local officials were big factors in Washington Penn Plastics’ decision to invest more than $50 million in its Walker County plastics plant.
An attorney who made headlines after being shot when he broke into a Catoosa County home now faces additional charges in East Ridge, Tenn., for an altercation that occurred minutes before he was shot in Rossville.
Georgia Farm Bureau (GFB) members who grow Bermuda grass hay are encouraged to enter the 2016 GFB Quality Hay Contest. Hay entered in the contest will be tested at the University of Georgia Testing Lab using the Relative Forage Quality (RFQ) Test, which predicts fiber digestibility and likely animal intake of hay.
Brandi Nicole Clowers, 24, is on the Walker County Sheriff’s Department’s “Most Wanted” list. Clowers is described as a white female, 5 feet 5 inches and 150 pounds with blue eyes and brown hair. She is wanted due to two felony bench warrants involving possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, possession of methamphetamine, crossing the guard lines with contraband, possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug-related objects. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the sheriff’s department at 706-638-1909.
A Tunnel Hill woman, who was arrested and charged with attempting to kill her husband in July 2013, has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge in Catoosa County Superior Court and now faces one year of probation.
The Living and Learning Museum of Walker County will host a free History Day Camp. The theme, “Birth of A Town-1835 Chattooga/LaFayette” is for boys and girls entering third-sixth grades. Camp will be at the welcome center, North Main Street, in LaFayette Tuesday, July 19, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
After a couple of years of discussion, the city of Ringgold seems primed to begin seriously looking at creating a dog park in town so community members can have a nice outdoor place to take their pets.
Walker County 4-H’er, Dalton Green, competed at the southeast regional Hereford show at Tennessee Tech University in Cookeville, Tenn., and the Georgia Hereford Field Day which was held at the University of Georgia in Athens, Ga.