Just in time for back-to-school shopping, Georgia’s sales tax holiday is Friday, Aug. 1, and Saturday, Aug. 2.
Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Brady and Dalton Green competed in youth livestock shows at the Georgia Agri-Center in Perry, Ga. Green competed in the Georgia beef futurity with his Hereford heifer and Angus steer. He placed ninth in showmanship, first with his Hereford heifer, and ninth with his steer. He also had the privilege of presiding over the opening ceremonies for the event and the Georgia Club Calf Producers’ Association (GCCPA) awards program.
Rock Spring United Methodist Church welcomes Rev. John T. Brantley as the new pastor. John, his wife Wendy, their three children, Susanna, Luke and Frances, as well as Wendy's father, Bill, make up the new pastoral family. They moved to this area from Jackson, Georgia.
Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 97. Light west wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday, July 28
If you represent a nonprofit organization in Catoosa, Dade or Walker Counties, please consider submitting a project proposal for the United Way Volunteer Center’s 25th Annual Day of Caring.
Catoosa County public schools' special education department archives and stores special education student records for a limited time according to the Georgia education retention schedules.
North Georgia Electric Membership (NGEMC) Foundation announced that nonprofit charitable and civic organizations that serve the seven counties in the NGEMC service area may apply online for Operation Round Up grants through August 31.
Saturday, July 26
Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Norman Christopher Ross, 48, Rossville
Though fairly new to Walker and Catoosa counties, Primary Healthcare Centers have a well-established record of providing affordable and comprehensive health care in northwest Georgia.
On Thursday July 24, the Chickamauga Lions Club hosted Lions Club district governor Garner Andrews.
Names can be deceiving, as is the case for Walker County’s Cave and Cliff team, which has served in numerous ways beyond what the name implies.
· Between 6:30 a.m. and 4:01 p.m. on Thursday, July 17, a residential burglary occurred in the 400 block of Kelsey Drive in Rossville, in which more than $1,600 worth of electronics, knives, and firearms was stolen.
These people were booked into the Walker County Detention Center on July 17-23, 2014.
Friday, July 25
Today: Patchy fog before 9 am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
The six-year dispute between the city of Ringgold and the Sons of Confederate Veterans (SCV) over the display of a Confederate flag will go on for a little while longer after a court hearing regarding the matter slated for Friday, July 25, has been delayed until early November.