Half the states — including Georgia — scored a 5 or lower on 10 key indicators for preventing, detecting and responding to disease outbreaks, according to a new report.
The LaFayette police and fire department continued their "Shop with a Cop or Fireman" program at Head Start in LaFayette on Thursday, Dec. 18.
One person died Wednesday night, Dec. 18, in an automobile crash on Clouds Springs Road in Fort Oglethorpe, police say.
A LaFayette woman who, police say, got refunds for unpaid toys at Walmart has been charged with theft.
Here is the arrest report for the Fort Oglethorpe Police Department for Dec. 4-11, 2014.
Friday, Dec. 19
Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. North wind around 5 mph.
Gas prices continue their decline along with the price of oil, and some gas stations remain below the $2 mark in Northwest Georgia and into the Southeast Tennessee area around Chattanooga.
Here is the arrest report for the Walker County Sheriff’s Department for Dec. 11-17, 2014.
Georgia would have the fourth-highest number of people affected if the U.S. Supreme Court rules against the current implementation of the Affordable Care Act, a study has found.
· Between 2 a.m. on Dec. 7 and 5 a.m. on Dec. 14, two vehicles were entered in the 800 block of Alexander Bridge Road in Ringgold and cash and guns was stolen.
Two men were arrested on drug charges late Wednesday night, Dec. 17, in Rossville after they were found to be in possession of marijuana while driving recklessly, police say.
Eighteen Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) students have been selected as the college’s nominees for the 2015 Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL), according to Dione Waddington, coordinator for the college’s GOAL program.
Two teens have been charged with the Dec. 11 armed robbery of a Rossville store.
An intoxicated Fort Oglethorpe man was arrested on domestic violence charges, police say.
A wreck occurred Wednesday, Dec. 18, on U.S. Highway 27 bypass in LaFayette in which a driver failed to yield the right of way and crashed into another vehicle.
Thursday, Dec. 18
Thursday: A slight chance of showers between 9 am and 3 pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
A man flipped his car while rounding a curve on Ga. Highway 136 in Walker County Wednesday, Dec. 17.
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park invites the public to attend a special 30-minute program about the capture of Savannah, Georgia, at the Chickamauga Battlefield Visitor Center on Saturday, Dec. 20, at 2 pm.