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Friday 08/29/2014
Catoosa County contemplates spending money to save money
Posted: August 29, 2014

Elected officials quizzed department heads and the county’s constitutional officers for nearly six hours as a final step in preparing Catoosa County’s operating budget for the fiscal year that begins Oct. 1.

Murray County wreck kills 4, including man who was mowing his yard
Updated: August 29, 2014 - 11:13 am

Four people were killed Thursday in a one-vehicle crash in Murray County, including a man who was mowing a lawn, according to Georgia State Patrol officials.

State health agency outlines spending increases
Posted: August 29, 2014

A state health agency is budgeting an extra $24 million this fiscal year, and a similar amount next year, to pay for costly hepatitis C drugs in Georgia’s Medicaid program.

Walker County Sheriff's Department report: Aug. 21-27, 2014
Posted: August 29, 2014

These people were booked into the Walker County Detention Center on Aug. 21-27, 2014.

Friday's weather: Mostly sunny, high 92
Posted: August 29, 2014

Friday: Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. 

Thursday 08/28/2014
Funeral arrangements released for Frances Middleton
Updated: August 28, 2014 - 4:26 pm

The funeral for Frances Middleton, the LaFayette woman whose body was found Aug. 23 in her apartment, will be Friday.

Hensley speaks to Rossville Exchange Club
Posted: August 28, 2014

Debbie Hensley of the sexual assault victims advocate center was a recent speaker for the Rossville Exchange Club. Hensley updated the club on what the center is doing to bring aid to victims in Walker, Dade and Catoosa counties. 

3 regional companies create Education Exchange to interconnect students in 30 counties
Updated: August 28, 2014 - 1:36 pm

NGN, Parker FiberNet, and ETC Communications launched a partnership today to create the Education Exchange, a fiber optic network to connect schools across North Georgia.

Ringgold discusses, decides to hold off on renaming recreational complex
Updated: August 28, 2014 - 2:36 pm

The city of Ringgold has decided to hold off on possibly renaming its recreational complex on Emberson Drive until the revitalization of the site is complete.

Bendabout Farm polo match will benefit Fort Oglethorpe's 6th Cavalry Museum
Posted: August 28, 2014

Bendabout Farm, 3818 S Lee Hwy, McDonald, Tenn., will host international high goal polo matches the weekends of Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 13-14 and again Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 20-21, weather permitting.

Local Dodge dealership raises funds for Heritage High School
Updated: August 28, 2014 - 11:18 am

Heritage High School students and families participated in a Dodge Booster Club fundraiser on July 31, and raised $3,060.

Fort Oglethorpe Police Department report: Aug. 15-21, 2014
Posted: August 28, 2014

Here is the arrest report for the Fort Oglethorpe Police Department for Aug. 15-21, 2014.

Walker-Catoosa area happenings: Thursday, Aug. 28
Updated: August 28, 2014 - 11:04 am

Thursday, Aug. 28

Thursday's weather: Sunny, high 92
Posted: August 28, 2014

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. 

Wednesday 08/27/2014
Catoosa County Sheriff’s Department report: Aug. 15-21, 2014
Updated: August 27, 2014 - 3:23 pm

These people were booked at the Catoosa County Sheriff’s Department Aug. 15-21, 2014.

Georgia State Patrol will be out in force Labor Day weekend
Updated: August 27, 2014 - 2:19 pm

Labor Day is the unofficial end of summer and one of the heaviest traveled holiday periods of the year.

Lakeview Fort Oglethorpe High School now offering Tuesday community art classes
Updated: August 27, 2014 - 11:40 am

Lakeview Fort Oglethorpe High School is offering art classes for students and community members. Room 310 will be open from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Tuesdays, September through February.

No turnout for public hearings on Ringgold millage rate increase
Updated: August 28, 2014 - 2:03 pm

The city of Ringgold held two public hearings on Monday, Aug. 25, regarding the raising of its property tax (millage) rate. But no citizens showed up to comment on the matter one way or the other.

Kensington Rodeo scheduled for holiday weekend in Chickamauga
Posted: August 27, 2014

The annual Walker County Kensington Rodeo, How Jowl Rd. in Mclemors Cove in Chickamauga, is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 30 and Sunday, Aug. 31.

Hospitals in Georgia struggling to survive
Updated: August 27, 2014 - 9:02 am

Elbert Memorial Hospital has served its northeast Georgia county for more than 60 years.

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