Man Flees On Foot From Accident Scene In Trion

A two car accident on Highway 27 near Peach State Credit Union left two people with injuries on Thursday afternoon.  One man fled from the scene of the accident and was later apprehended by law enforcement.

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Clouldand Teenager Continues Recovery

WZQZ reported last week about a person at Cloudland who was on a lawnmower when they were struck by an oncoming vehicle.  Sheriff Mark Schrader told WZQZ News that the person on the lawnmower was airlifted to Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga after the accident which happened around 10 AM last Thursday.

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Man Charged For Attempting To Bring Drugs Into Prison

A thirty-year-old  Covington, Georgia man was booked into the Floyd County Jail this week on charges of conspiracy to violate Georgia’s Controlled Substances Act, trafficking methamphetamine and possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute.

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Armuchee Man Arrested Twice In One Day For Same Violation

Two mug shots – same day – for Armuchee man at the Chattooga County Jail 

An Armuchee man was arrested twice in one day this week – for the same violation. 

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GNTC Establishes “Patrick Doyle Scholarship”

Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) recently established the Patrick D. Doyle Law Enforcement Scholarship to reward academic achievement and provide aid to Basic Law Enforcement students.

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No New Information In Walker County Death

It has been over a month now since the body of thirty-one-year-old Britney Cole was found in a field in rural Walker County and Walker County Sheriff Steve Wilson says that there are still no new leads and no arrests have been made.

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Georgia Records Record Number Of Jobs In June

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Georgia added more than 20,000 jobs in June, pushing the state to a new record high, state Labor Commissioner Mark Butler said on Thursday.

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THS Locker & Parking Information

Trion High School students will have the opportunity to rent lockers and obtain parking spaces coming up next Thursday, July 25th.

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BOE Wrangles With Superintendent Search Timeline

The Chattooga County Board of Education met on Thursday evening for their regular work session and board meeting.  It was the first meeting for new board member Eddie Elsberry, who was appointed by the board to fill the position vacated by John Turner.

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Summerville Officer Shoots & Kills Pit Bull Mix Dog

A Summerville Police officer was called to a Highland Avenue address on Wednesday morning after  a pedestrian was alarmed by a boxer-mix-pit bull in the neighborhood while walking down the sidewalk.  The pedestrian reported that the dog had charged toward them.

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