Foggy Monday morning ahead of rainy pattern later this week
A wet weather pattern is returning to north Georgia this week.
Mom charged with murder of 4-year-old twins in western NC
A western North Carolina mother is charged with the murder of her 4-year-old twin sons. According to the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office, Genevieve Springer is being held without bond on two counts of first-degree murder. Springer was arrested Saturday after her release from a Georgia hospital. According to the sheriff's...
Man wanted by Georgia police in ‘aggressive’ road rage incident arrested in Florida, officials say
A 29-year-old suspect was arrested on Thursday in Florida in connection to a road rage shooting in Dalton.
Murray County Inmate Accuses Lee Arrendale Prison Guard of Brutal Assault Necessitating Surgery
An inmate at the largest women's prison in Georgia has taken legal action, claiming she was severely assaulted by a guard. The woman, concealed under the pseudonym Jane Doe of Murray County, initiated a lawsuit claiming that a correctional officer at Lee Arrendale State Prison carried out a violent sexual assault against her in December 2022, as reported by FOX 5 Atlanta.
Gov. Kemp Announces Appointment of District Attorney for the Appalachian Judicial Circuit
Governor Brian P. Kemp announced the appointment of Frank Wood as the District Attorney for the Appalachian Judicial Circuit. He fills the vacancy created by the appointment of Alison Sosebee to the Superior Court of the Appalachian Judicial Circuit, which was announced in December 2023. Frank Wood currently serves as...
Culinary Adventure in Jasper: 3 Modern American Restaurants You Can't Miss
In this article, we explore three exceptional examples of Modern American Cuisine in Jasper. Have you had the chance to sample any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Tribute held for slain Georgia nursing student as lawmakers debate
Hundreds of mourners lined up at a church outside Atlanta to pay respects to the family of Laken Riley, the nursing student who was found slain after she went out for a morning jog on the University of Georgia campus. A funeral service for 22-year-old Riley followed a visitation in...
US Marshals Arrest Suspect in Dalton Georgia Road Rage Shooting
Damien E’Shaud Johnson, aged 29, was apprehended on Thursday morning in Ft. Pierce, Florida, by the United States Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force. His arrest followed warrants linked to a road rage shooting incident that occurred in January in Dalton, Georgia. The joint effort between the Dalton Police Department and the US Marshals led to Johnson’s capture.
Calhoun, March 06 High School ⚽ Game Notice
The Gilmer High School soccer team will have a game with Calhoun High School on March 06, 2024, 16:00:00 CST. Building the Complete Soccer Athlete: Train Like a Pro!.
Suspect arrested, elderly man seriously injured in hit and run in Cherokee County, deputies say
CHEROKEE COUNTY, Ga. — An Acworth man is behind bars after an alleged hit and run over the weekend left an elderly man fighting for his life. According to the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office, a 20-year-old man was arrested and charged with felony hit and run resulting in serious injury, felony tampering with evidence and holding/supporting a wireless device.
Modern American Gastronomy in Blue Ridge: The Top 5 Dishes You Need to Try
In this piece, we're exploring five examples of contemporary American cuisine found in Blue Ridge. Have you had the chance to experience any of these culinary delights? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
Calhoun and Gordon County Schools Launch Talent Connect Program for High School Seniors Eyeing Local Careers
Calhoun City Schools and Gordon County Schools, along with the Gordon County Chamber of Commerce, started a new training program called Talent Connect on February 27, 2024. The program aims to prepare high school seniors, who don't plan to attend college, for professional careers. The eight-day course is designed for seniors graduating in 2024 who want to work with local manufacturers.
Find your Kingdom calling at men’s March retreat
The Big Canoe Chapel Men’s Fellowship is pleased to announce its 2024 retreat. The men’s retreat is scheduled for March 15th and 16th at the Big Canoe Chapel. It will begin on Friday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. and will conclude with dinner at 6:30 p.m. Saturday begins at 8:00 a.m. with breakfast and will be filled with fun and challenging small groups. Lunch will be served at noon and a wrap-up session will end at 2:00 p.m.
Woodstock Man Convicted of Kidnapping and False Imprisonment Gets 10 Years in Prison
A man convicted of kidnapping and false imprisonment will serve 10 years in prison, the Cherokee County District Attorney’s Office announced. On Feb. 28, Superior Court Judge David Cannon Jr. sentenced Cameron Burnett Long, 45, of Woodstock, to 20 years, with 10 years in prison followed by 10 years on probation. A Cherokee County jury found Cameron guilty of kidnapping and false imprisonment Jan. 25. ...
These Dalton, GA based Cats are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around dalton..
Grab your umbrella! Rain moving through north Georgia Friday
Wet weather is moving through North Georgia.
The coldest February in Gilmer County history—and the warmest
Stacker compiled a list of the warmest and coldest Februaries in each county's history using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information.
Community Leaders and Residents Gather for Dialogue on Dalton Housing Needs
Dozens of Dalton residents gathered with community leaders from the City of Dalton, Whitfield County, and Believe Greater Dalton (BGD) on Tuesday night for a “listening session” focused on housing needs in the area. The meeting, held at the Mack Gaston Community Center, provided an opportunity for residents to share their insights and preferences regarding housing development in greater Dalton.
'This kid is tough:' Beloved Chatsworth man finally back on his feet after heart attack
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — A 22-year-old man who's beloved by the entire city of Chatsworth, Georgia has some good updates and bad updates to share. First, the good: Back in January, we told you about Ethan Baggett's recovery from a recent heart attack. Baggett lives with special needs. At the...
🚨 Traffic Alert: High Volume Impacting Commutes to Popular Ski Areas
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Big/Little Cottonwood Canyons. Local transportation authorities have reported a significant increase in traffic heading into Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons this morning. Notably, State Routes 210 and 190 are experiencing heavy traffic volumes. Commuters are advised that this increase in traffic will affect the evening downhill commute. Delays are expected for those traveling from popular ski destinations such as Snowbird, Alta, Brighton, and Solitude Mountain Resorts. Travelers should plan accordingly and may visit the provided link for live travel times and updates: https://t.co/4czXueBO1u. Stay informed to ensure a smoother commute.