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Changes to City of Blue Ridge alcohol ordinance

Blue Ridge, Ga. – Alcohol sales could be allowed until midnight on Fridays and Saturdays in the City of Blue Ridge, and area establishments could begin to offer drink specials.

FETCHYOURNEWS.COM - 2018-07-16 00:00:00

Young Harris man arrested on additional drug charges

YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. – Towns County Sheriff’s Office Investigators arrested Jeffery Dale Plott, 47, of Young Harris, a second time on Tuesday, July 10, 2018, for Violation of Georgia Controlled Substance Act, and Possession of Marijuana.

FETCHYOURNEWS.COM - 2018-07-16 00:00:00

Missing man found after Rainbow gathering

After a tense ten days and increasing concerns from friends, family and community members, Dahlonega resident Curtis Jay ‘CJ’ Elliott was found to be “alive and well” in Crow Wing County, Minnesota after he disappeared from the Rainbow Family of Living Light Gathering on July 4, according to officia

THE DAHLONEGA NUGGET - 2018-07-16 22:09:25

Hwy. 53 turn lane restriping to start Tuesday

Restriping of the passing lane on Hwy. 53 east between Hugh Stowers Road and Buddy Burt Road will begin tomorrow, according to a press release from the Georgia Department of Transportation.The release states that the project will convert the second westbound lane, or current passing lane, into a two

DAWSONNEWS.COM - 2018-07-16 11:48:00

Former teacher indicted for sexual assault for relationship with student

According to one indictment, Raquel Eleana Spencer, who was an English teacher at Northwest before resigning after her arrest, had sexual intercourse with a student who attended the high school, "with supervisory and disciplinary authority over (the) individual." Capt. Paul Woods with the Whitfield

WWW.DAILYCITIZEN.NEWS - 2018-07-16 12:00:00

Missing Calhoun, Georgia man's body found

The body of a 31-year-old Calhoun, Georgia man who was reported missing Friday morning was found Sunday morning off Kirby Road, according to the Calhoun Police Department.

CHATTANOOGA TIMES FREE PRESS - 2018-07-16 12:24:42

Hiawassee hosts back-to-back Moonshine Cruiz-In events

HIAWASSEE, Ga. – Two pit stops took place in the heart of Hiawassee during the 9th annual Georgia Mountain Moonshine Cruiz-In, the first on the evening of Wednesday, July 11, for a newly-added event: An aptly “drive-in” movie, the 1978 classic, ‘Grease’, starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John


Vice President Mike Pence to be in Cleveland, Tenn. over weekend

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence waves as he arrives at Brasilia Air Base, in Brasilia, Brazil, Tuesday, June 26, 2018. Pence visits Latin America's largest and most populous nation this week, but the focus of his trip will be the deteriorating humanitarian situation in neighboring Venezuela. (AP Phot

CHATTANOOGA TIMES FREE PRESS - 2018-07-16 20:07:51

Clay County to dedicate renovated courthouse

HAYESVILLE, NC – Clay County in North Carolina will celebrate the grand opening dedication of the historic Clay County Courthouse on Saturday, July 21, 2018, on Hayesville Town Square. The 11:00 a.m. ribbon-cutting ceremony will feature the Joint American Legion-Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Color

FETCHYOURNEWS.COM - 2018-07-16 00:00:00

Dahlonega Gold Museum shines brighter than ever

DAHLONEGA, Ga.- Mention Dahlonega to people here in North Georgia, and one word will most likely come to their minds: Gold. And now, the rich history of gold in Dahlonega is shining brighter than ever thanks to the newly-renovated Dahlonega Gold Museum State Historic Site.

FOX5ATLANTA.COM - 2018-07-16 09:04:00

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Body found in dumpster identified, CPD investigating

Chattanooga Police have identified a body found Friday.CPD said officers found 60-year-old Robert Townsend's body in a dumpster bin in the 2500 block of Laura Street just after 11:15 am.The cause of Townsend's death has not been determined.Members of the Violent Crime Bureau are investigating.If you


2 Separate Drivers Arrested For Drunk Driving Early Sunday Morning On I-24

Officers Jeff Buckner and Dewayne Prater were working a crash where a vehicle driven by Niki E. Liner, 24, of Cleveland, had crashed into the back of a semi-truck on Interstate 24 near the I-75 split. While they were in the middle of the investigation and clearing the scene, a Jeep driven by Samuel

CHATTANOOGAN - 2018-07-15 12:36:26

Woman killed in argument with several men at local Burger King | Atlanta: News, Weather and Traffic

According to police, they arrived to find a woman, estimated to be about 35 years old, who appeared to be shot dead in a car.


Body found on Laura Street Thursday night

Chattanooga Police Department is investigating a body found on Laura Street. Dispatch received a 911 call Friday evening about a body in a dumpster. The Violent Crimes Bureau is actively investigating the incident. Depend on us to keep you posted as we learn more.


Busted Taillight Leads Deputy to Find Meth

A Rome couple, Kent Anderson Hood, 52, and Molly Elizabeth Mason, 29, both of Rome, were arrested when a traffic stop at the intersection of Redmond Road and Rogers Drive led Deputy Chris Parton to find meth.


Chattanooga Police investigate a body in a trash dumpster - WDEF

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Chattanooga police were called to investigate a body found near or inside a trash dumpster on Laura Street at Glenwood Dr. behind Memorial Hospital.Eight police units including their crime scene unit were at the scene for much of the afternoon.- Advertisement -The dumpster is be


BREAKING NEWS: CPD investigating two separate deaths

According to the Calhoun Police Department, police this hour are processing two scenes at different locations in the City of Calhoun.According to Calhoun Police Chief Tony Pyle, two Bodies were discovered within an hour of each other in wooded areas in both the west and east ends of Calhoun.Chief P

NORTHWESTGEORGIANEWS.COM - 2018-07-15 20:34:00

'I killed her' | Woman murdered after Rainbow Family gathering identified

Police have released the name of the woman who was murdered following a Rainbow Family gathering in Lumpkin County over the July 4 holiday.Amber Robinson was identified through dental records. Joseph Capstraw, 22, has been charged with her murder.Capstraw was arrested last weekend in Elizabethtown,


Man charged with possession of methamphetamine

A Rome man has been jailed after being caught with a glass pipe with methamphetamine residue at 1 Government Plaza Thursday.According to Floyd County Jail reports:Sean Christopher Storey, 28, of 1554 Rising Fawn Trail, was arrested around 3:45 Thursday afternoon when he was found with the contraband