Laura Hicks knew that she was considered high risk for breast cancer.
By now, you’ve probably noticed there’s something a little different about this week’s editions of the Catoosa County News and Walker County Messenger.
Oct. 6 is the deadline to register to vote in the Nov. 4 elections.
Wednesday, Oct. 1
Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind.
The Catoosa County Community Emergency Response Team is offering a class on disaster preparedness and response for persons interested in becoming part of the Catoosa CERT team.
Frances Ann Fowler, 75, Lookout Mtn.
As the leading voice of business in the county, the Catoosa County Chamber of Commerce invites and encourages our community to attend the upcoming public forums taking place across the region regarding the current situation facing Hutcheson Medical Center. We wholeheartedly support this effort to allow the public to voice their opinions on this important matter that impacts so many of our residents.
Lack of summer rains has raised the risk of wildfire, but starting Oct. 1, it is again legal to burn brush piles, leaves and other vegetative growth.
Tuesday, Sept. 30
Today: A chance of drizzle before 8 am. Areas of fog before 9 am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
The Chattanooga Ironman race held on Sunday, Sept. 28, was met with excitement and support, but also road vandals who spread oil and tacks along portions of the course through Walker County.
Citing overwhelming demand from physicians and the community to once again offer maternity services, the board of directors for Hutcheson Medical Center voted Monday, Sept. 29, to resume the hospital’s labor, delivery, and inpatient pediatric services by the end of the calendar year.
The Walker County Sheriff’s Department is asking for help from anyone who may be able to identify the suspect caught on video burglarizing a business in Chickamauga.
Citing overwhelming demand from physicians and the community to once again offer maternity services, the board of directors for Hutcheson Medical Center in Fort Oglethorpe voted today to resume the hospital’s labor, delivery, and inpatient pediatric services by the end of the calendar year.
A six-year tug-of-war between the city of Ringgold and the Sons of Confederate Veterans (SCV) seems to be resolved. The group has dropped its lawsuit, which centered on the removal of a flag at the historic Depot.
Monday, Sept. 29
Today: A chance of rain or drizzle before 11 am, then a chance of showers, mainly between 11 am and 4 pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
To continue in its effort to give back to the local communities, Lincoln Motor Company has teamed with the TREK program (Therapeutic Resources and Environments for Kids) of Lookout Mountain Community Services, to be a partner in foster care for the north Georgia area.
The recently rebuilt and remodeled Southern Railway 4501 steam engine made a test run from Chattanooga to LaFayette on Thursday, Sept. 25, to gear up for the Oct. 4 Summerville Steam Special.