GBI Investigates Officer Involved Shooting in Dade County

On Thursday, September 6, 2018, the GBI was requested by the Georgia State Patrol to investigate an officer involved shooting. Preliminary information indicates that...

Northwest Georgia sets records in latest jobs report

Great news for the region!

GDOT names new district engineer for northwest Georgia

The Georgia Department of Transportation is proud to announce the selection of Grant Waldrop as the new District Six Engineer.

Georgia DOT wants your two cents in its planned detour in Tunnel Hill

A detour open house to discuss the Georgia DOT’s proposed project to replace the culvert on State Route (SR) 201 over Tanyard Creek in...

Catoosa Deputy Fire Chief Receives Certification

14 Receive Certification from Georgia Association of Fire ChiefsSAVANNAH- On Tuesday, April 10, 2018, Catoosa County Deputy Chief Jim White joined 79 fellow chiefs...

ADS Purchases Accounts from RTC Secure

ADS Security, a regional electronic security and automation company based in Nashville, TN, has acquired the security accounts of RTC Secure, a division of Ringgold...

Parents, it’s time to vaccinate your preteen

The sooner your child sees their doctor the better Let’s face it - nobody likes getting shots. But a shot lasts a second; diseases last...

During National Nutrition Month, WIC encourages healthy lifestyles

March is National Nutrition Month, and the Georgia Department of Public Health Northwest Health District remind us that some of the very best food-and-nutrition expertise...

2.4 magnitude earthquake hits NWGA Friday near Horn Mountain

If NWGA residents felt a slight rumble on Friday afternoon, it wasn't imaginary. A 2.4 magnitude earthquake struck east of LaFayette near the northwest end of Horn Mountain, according to earthquake trackers. The quake struck at approximately 1:48pm on Friday, according to seismologists, but no widespread reports from the public have been seen.