As of this morning (Tuesday, Sept. 20), finding regular unleaded gasoline in the LaFayette area is difficult. The only place where all grades are available is the Murphy USA at Pearl Drive and U.S. Highway 27 near Walmart.
There’s a superstition that if you name an animal it becomes yours. That’s why when Dave and Anita Mayo found Gertie they called her “girlie” — not a real name. Twelve years later, she is Gertrude Maybelline, or Gertie May. She followed the Catoosa County couple home one day and has been with them since.
Georgia Northwestern Technical College completed a huge milestone Monday, Sept. 19, when school administrators and government officials celebrated the opening of the new Catoosa County Campus in Ringgold.
Catoosa County Environmental Health, part of the Georgia Department of Public Health, conducted food service inspections at the following 21 establishments where food is served during the first two weeks of September 2016.
Maddie Denton of Murfreesboro, Tenn., was named Grand Master Fiddler Champion for 2016 at the 45th annual fiddler competition in Nashville, Tenn., Sept. 3 and 4. The event was held at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.
The Ringgold Playhouse (TRP) is mixing up its fourth full season by adding a few special improvisation and standup comedy shows to its card alongside the four mainstage productions that will make up its 2017 Season.
Big Rig Driving Academy in Dalton, Ga., opened their doors in August to provide people in the community a better option when it comes to training for their Class A license and starting down the road to becoming a Professional Driver.
Both concerned residents and supporters filled Ringgold’s City Hall on Monday night, Sept. 12, to voice their opinions about the proposed methadone clinic set to open just minutes from downtown along U.S. 41.
Catoosa County commissioners, after having agreed in June to pay Erlanger hospital $6.25 million to settle a lawsuit related to management of bankrupt Hutcheson hospital, have now requested a grand jury investigation of Hutcheson’s operations.
Catoosa County Environmental Health, part of the Georgia Department of Public Health, conducted food service inspections at the following 19 establishments where food is served during the latter part of August 2016.
The Catoosa County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying two suspects who allegedly broke into a woman’s vehicle at a park and used her debit card to gain hundreds of dollars.
Ringgold author Janie Dempsey Watts’ second novel, “Return to Taylor’s Crossing” (Create Space, 2015) was honored with an Indie B.R.A.G. (Book Readers Appreciation Group) Medallion, awarded to the best self-published books as evaluated by a panel of readers from around the world. The purpose of the award is to help readers discover talented self-published authors.
Most of you, if not all of you, reading this will remember 9/11 for the rest of your lives. You will remember where you were when you heard the news and that your hearts stopped at that moment in time.
After an elderly Rossville man and his daughter were arrested as part of a child molestation investigation last week, detectives say two other people have also been charged with trying to cover up the alleged abuse.
After nine months of waiting for Barwick Mills site owner Drennon Crutchfield to sign an Environmental Protection Agency consent order, the city of LaFayette will finally see the burned-out mill cleaned up.
The Ringgold community is in mourning following the tragic loss of a bright, young girl who was killed in an automobile accident Monday evening, Sept. 5, while returning to college in Alabama after visiting home for the holiday weekend.
Generosity and compassion have been running wild through the fifth-grade hallway at Westside Elementary School in Rossville during the past couple of weeks, as students have been collecting school supplies to donate to the flood victims in Louisiana.