Thursday, July 24
Many organizations utilize social media as a marketing tool or to boost sales. But one local business has embraced the power of being positive in its daily posts and interactions with customers and the community as well.
Incumbent John Deffenbaugh defeated his Republican challenger with 55 percent of the vote in Tuesday’s primary election runoff for the Georgia House District 1 seat.
Wednesday, July 23
Today: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11 am. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Here's results from Walker and Catoosa counties County for the three statewide runoff elections, as well as the Republican Georgia House District 1 runoff .
A Tunnel Hill man was arrested on child sex charges over the weekend after a woman claimed he had sexual contact with her young daughter, police say.
Walker County voters are close to providing an answer to the question “What if they held an election and nobody came?”
The Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office is looking for two men they believe are linked to two burglaries that occurred about 24 hours apart last week, and have released a sketch of one of the men.
The Roughnecks Motorcycle club will host The Dark Side Soldier Memorial Ride on Saturday, July 26.
Tuesday, July 22
Today: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Voters in Walker and Catoosa counties, along with voters across Georgia, will go to the polls Tuesday to cast ballots in the primary election runoff.
A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that the 905,984 visitors to Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park in 2013 spent $54,961,300 in communities near the park. That spending supported 771 jobs in the local area.
Monday, July 21
Today: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday, July 20
Today: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Not only is the newest launch site on the West Chickamauga Creek Blueway nearing completion, its surroundings will have professional landscaping and amenities thanks to yet another grant from the Chattanooga-based Lyndhurst Foundation.
These people were booked into the Walker County Detention Center on July 10-16, 2014.