An out-of-town man and woman were arrested on multiple drug trafficking charges Tuesday night, Oct. 21, during a routine traffic stop along U.S. Highway 41 in Ringgold.
LaFayette High School marching band mates prove you can’t sideline teamwork and motivation.
The Walker County school board recognized Naomi Elementary School as the facility of the month at its meeting Oct. 20.
Wednesday, Oct. 22
Wednesday: Patchy fog before 8 am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 65. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Police arrested an intoxicated LaFayette man after he was reportedly passed out outside beer store.
A woman said she witnessed a suspicious man near her vehicle and believes he slashed her vehicle’s tire off Stanfield Road in LaFayette.
A woman said someone stole her used four-wheeler from her residence off Bomar Street in LaFayette.
Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park is advising that the Glen Falls Trail, on Lookout Mountain, officially closed Monday, Oct. 20, and will remain closed until further notice. The trail is adjacent to the recent mud slide that closed Ochs Highway on Oct. 14.
LaFayette police responded to a domestic dispute in which two women were reportedly trying to kick open a door of a residence at Yester Oak Apartments in LaFayette.
Pigeon Mountain Grill is serving up delicious dishes prepared with homegrown produce and grass-fed cattle sourced from local farms.
Tuesday, Oct. 21
Tuesday: Patchy fog before 8 am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Within hours of Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas reporting a confirmed case of Ebola, the staff and administration at Hutcheson Medical Center formed an Ebola readiness team and performed Ebola education throughout the hospital.
The Supreme Court of Georgia has unanimously upheld the convictions and two death sentences given to Donnie Allen Hulett for the 2002 murders of brothers, Larry and Arvine Phelps. Hulett was 21 at the time of the crime.
Monday, Oct. 20
Today: Areas of fog before 9 am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Cohutta Banking Company, a division of Synovus Bank, has named Alicia Moore as branch manager of the LaFayette and Chickamauga branches.
The Samaritan’s Purse will host a benefit concert Saturday, Nov. 1, featuring Ivan Parker. Proceeds will help support Operation Heal Our Patriots, a ministry that invites military and their spouses to a week retreat in Alaska.
Sunday, Oct. 19
Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 5 to 10 mph.