Closings and Cancellations for Wednesday, January 17
Chattooga County Schools – Closed
Trion City Schools – Closed
Walker County Schools – Closed
Happy Place Learning Center in Menlo – Closed
Floyd County Schools – Closed
Georgia Northwestern Technical College – Closed (all campuses)
Cherokee County, Alabama Schools – Closed
Chattooga County DFCS Office – Closed
Redmond Family Care – Open at 10 AM (Further announcement may be made)
Chattooga County Health Department – Closed (All NW GA Health Departments Closed as well)
Chattooga County Government Offices – Open at Noon (Further announcement may be made)
Town of Trion Offices – Closed
City of Summerville Offices – Open at Noon (Further announcement may be made)
Roper Corporation – First Shift Cancelled
Mohawk in Lyerly – Closed until 4 PM Wednesday
Silver Sneakers at Advanced Rehab – Canceled
Wire Tech will open at 8:30 Wednesday morning
Mount Vernon Mills is operating on regular schedule today
United Community Bank will delay opening until 11 AM today
Floyd County Reporting Icy Conditions
Arrest Report - Wednesday - January 17, 2018
Arrest Made in Tuesday Murder in Cherokee County, AL
We’ll have additional information as it’s made available. At this time no motive has been given.
Update on Road Conditions - Wednesday 4:50 AM
Gas Leak Reported at Summerville Residence
Rep. Lumsden Weekly Legislative Update - Week One
United Community Bank CEO Retires
Kemp will continue to serve on the board of directors for United Community Bank.
United Community Bank has two branches in Chattooga County, in Trion and Summerville.
Man Gets Out of Jail to Find Car Stolen
Texting While Driving Drunk - Bad Idea
Texting while driving is bad enough, but texting while you are driving drunk is a really bad idea.
Chattooga Couple Reports Fraud From Hawaii
Break-in Reported at Rent A Center in Summerville
A break-in was reported at Rent a Center in Summerville on Monday of this week.
When the store management arrived they said that nothing was missing from the store.
Georgia DOT Started Early Working on Roads
- 76 snow removal equipment units
- 11,530 tons of salt
- 13,070 tons of gravel
- 2 brine production units and tanks for 223,000 gallons of brine storage
- 6 5000-gallon tankers and 3 1000-gallon tankers to spray brine for pretreating the roadways
- 13 Road Weather Information System (RWIS) sensors
- 258 employees on call covering 5,117 lane miles
Roads are Beginning to Get Hazardous - UPDATED
East Washington St. near the Depot
Both Local School Systems Cancel School for Wednesday
Closings and Cancellations - Updated at 3 PM
Due to the Winter Weather Advisory, here is a list of closings and cancellations:
Chattooga County Schools – 3 Hour Delay for Wednesday (See more details here )
Chattooga Senior Center
Catoosa, Chattooga, Dade and Walker County Health Departments
Town of Trion Called Meeting (See more details here )
City of Summerville Mid-Year Budget Workshop
Chattooga County Library Closing at 4 PM today
Chattooga DFCS will close at 3:00 p.m. today. The office should re-open tomorrow at 8:00 a.m.
Oakview CNA Job Fair for today has been canceled
Chattooga County Democratic Party Meeting for tonight is rescheduled for next Tuesday
Lyerly Mohawk Plant Shutting Down at 4 PM (See more details here )
We will update this list as needed.
Lyerly Mohawk Plant Announces Schedule
Library Closing at 4 PM
The Chattooga County Library will close today at 4 PM due to the possibility of inclement weather.