Dekalb County law enforcement agents reported several arrests over the March 17 weekend.
On Friday, March 17, 2017, deputies and investigators from the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office and the Chattooga County Georgia Sheriff's Office teamed up in the Cloudland and Jamestown areas and conducted driver’s license and safety checkpoints.
Local law enforcement agents arrested a Gadsden man following a theft from the Centre Wal Mart store and a pursuit which followed this past Thursday, March 16.
ELMORE, Ala. – A state inmate is a suspect in stabbing a correctional officer and two inmates early Friday at the Draper Correctional Facility in Elmore.
Law enforcement agents arrested two people on drug charges following execution of a search warrant in the Ellisville Community Thursday, March 16. The search took place at a residence on Cherokee County Road 14.
Local law enforcement agents, on Tuesday, March 14, arrested a Grove Oak man who allegedly attempted to pass counterfeit money. Arrested was Todd O. Jackson, 41.
A hearing to determine the fate of a temporary protection order filed against former Polk School District Superintendent Darrell Wetherington was pushed back to May this past week.
Four people were arrested this week at a residence on County Road 300, according to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver. On Tuesday, March 7, 2017, investigators arrested Jamie D. Elliot, 35, of Piedmont for unlawful possession of a controlled substance, unlawful possession of drug paraphern…
Cherokee County Sheriff's Office investigators arrested four people on drug charges after recovering methamphetamine and marijuana from a residence on Cherokee County Road 69 Thursday, March 9.
Cherokee County Sheriff's investigators have arrested two local men in connection to a motorcycle reported stolen from the Lookout Mountain area.
Alabama wildlife officials are cooperating with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service agents to investigate the apparent shooting death of a bald eagle at Weiss Lake. The eagle was found in a farm field near the intersection of Cherokee County roads 13 and 637, southeast of Centre, Alabama.
A case that began a decade ago came to an end Tuesday before Tallapoosa Circuit Superior Court Judge Michael Murphy as Gerald Palatini Jr. entered a guilty plea.
A LaFayette native who was reported missing on Friday was found dead in a creek Sunday less than a mile from the apartments where he was living in Dalton.
Cedartown Police Chief Jamie Newsome said on Thursday that a UPS driver was at home recovering from injuries after he was attacked by a pit bull earlier this week.
An attorney for the Polk School District Board of Education cited a clause in the district’s handbook covering disruptions in the classroom as the reason for Superintendent Darrell Wetherington’s suspension.
Back Alley Productions in LaFayette is bringing the theatrical arts to the area with a variety of performances fit for everyone -- and the artistic buzz is growing.
If you’re thinking about reinventing yourself, you might want to visit Tootsie’s Hair & Nail Salon in Fort Oglethorpe, then go next door and outfit yourself in upscale Bohemian at Tootsie’s Red Bird Boutique.
The Polk School District Board of Education voted unanimously to approve suspending Superintendent Darrell Wetherington with pay during their special called meeting Tuesday.
Hoops and hijinks are coming to Ringgold on Saturday, March 18, when our very own local challengers, the Ringgold Locomotives, take on the Harlem Ambassadors in a comedy basketball show the whole family will enjoy. The show starts at 5 p.m. at Ringgold High School Gym at 29 Tiger Trail.
Local high school baseball players will be able to help underprivileged children in the community on Saturday, March 4, when they play in the second annual Children's Fund Classic to be held at AT&T Field in Chattanooga, Tenn.
A Fort Oglethorpe man was arrested on drug and traffic charges after he allegedly crashed into another vehicle on Cloud Springs Road and fled the scene, police say.
Here is the funeral notice for the Blake Elisha Hunt and Brandon Lane Hunt, the two brothers who died from injuries sustained in an automobile accident Monday, Feb. 18.
The Ringgold Playhouse (TRP) will kickoff its 2017 season Feb. 23 with a six-performance production of the hilarious southern comedy "Southern Fried Funeral."
Residents in downtown Ringgold will soon have another shopping destination as the new Dollar General Store on Nashville Street is expected to open within the week.
The city of Ringgold awarded a three-part bid Monday night, Feb. 13, to finalize the overhaul of its Water Treatment Plant on South Depot Street as it prepares to transition from powder to liquid chemicals.
According to Gordon County Sheriff Mitch Ralston, on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, deputy sheriffs received a report of an alleged sexual assault involving two assailants against a female under the age of eighteen. Sheriff’s detectives initiated an investigation into the matter that same day. They…
Walker County Emergency Services, along with the Georgia Forestry Commission, and mutual aid from Catoosa, Rossville and Walker State Prison firefighters were able to contain several large brush fires from burning residences on Friday afternoon.
At approximately 7:30 a.m. today, a Gordon County deputy sheriff on I-75 observed a late model Mercedes Benz automobile in the southbound lane travelling in excess of 125 miles per hour. The deputy immediately gave chase and was quickly joined by other deputy sheriffs in the pursuit, which c…
The Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School band alumni will present Jim Souders' 70th Birthday Party and BBQ Dinner fundraiser, which will be held at The Colonnade in Ringgold on Feb. 25. The evening will feature a BBQ fundraising dinner, a roast of Mr. Souders and entertainment by the Kevin R…
The body of a missing Cherokee County, Alabama, woman was found Sunday and her son has been charged with her murder, according to Cherokee County Sheriff Jeff Shaver.
Police were seeking to talk to a man Friday night after he was reportedly seen running from a fire at a Rockmart home that left two people dead and another in critical condition from the morning blaze.
Cartersville police are looking for a driver who struck and killed a pedestrian Wednesday night near the intersection of Hwy. 20 and Hwy. 411 in Cartersville.
A Whitfield County Sheriff's Deputy was arrested Thursday in connection with a 2016 child molestation in Bartow County, officials said.