Man Runs from Police into Woods

Last Tuesday, a man being pulled over for a broken taillight on his truck pulled off into a field behind Carousel Inn and took off on foot.

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Radio Stolen out of Woman’s Car

A county deputy responded to a report of multiple items being taken from a local woman’s car last week.

Arround 7 PM, the deputy arrived at a Long Hollow Rd residence in Trion, where Ashley Rowland said that the radio from the center dash, and two of four door speakers were missing.

Rowland stated the vehicle was not locked and the vehicle keys were left in the front seat of the vehicle. The incident is under investigation.

Democrats to Meet Tomorrow

The Chattooga Democratic Party will hold their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 6 PM at the Senior Center on Farrar Drive. Anyone is welcome to attend.

Update: Missing AL Teens Found Safe

According to an email sent from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office, the three missing juveniles were runaways, and have been found safe. The Sheriff’s Office said more details are to come.

Mckeena Copeland, 14, of Dawson, Alabama and Andruw Jones, 16, were last seen on October 18, 2017. It is believed that they may have all been traveling together in Andruw’s Chevy Tahoe together with another missing juvenile from Dawson, Alabama.


Arrest Report – Monday – October 23, 2017

The Chattooga County Sheriff’s Office has no arrests to report for Monday, October 23, 2017.

Birthday and Anniversary Club, October 22-28

The winner of last week’s AM 1180 Birthday and Anniversary Club was Madison Green.  If you have names for the Birthday and Anniversary Club for October 22-28, you can call 706-591-9038 or you can e-mail  Here are the names for this week’s Birthday and Anniversary Club:

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Arrest Report – Sunday – October 22, 2017

DeKalb County Law Searching For Missing Juveniles

Mckeena Rylie Copeland, 14, of Dawson, Alabama was last seen on October 18, 2017. Mckeena was last seen wearing a Kansas State ballcap and a blackheart necklace. She is 5’05 and weighs 145lbs. At this time the direction of travel is unknown. It is believed that Mckeena is in the company of another missing juvenile from Dawson, Alabama.

Andruw Peyton Jones was also last seen on October 18, 2017. Andruw in a 16 year old white male, approximately 6 feet tall and weighs 230lbs. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and a grey flannel shirt. The two may be travelling in a white 1997 Chevrolet Tahoe with tag number 28DG319. Please contact the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office at 256-845-3801 with any information pertaining to their whereabouts.


Living Former Presidents Attend Concert for Texas Hurricane Relief

All five living former U.S. presidents attended a concert in Texas to raise money for relief efforts from Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria.

Democrats Barack Obama, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter and Republicans George H.W. and George W. Bush put aside politics during a show featuring country music band Alabama Saturday night.

Former presidents have joined forces for post-disaster fundraising before, including George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton raising money together after Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

President Trump wasn’t there, but he sent a video message for the event. He commended the efforts of the former presidents, calling them “some of America’s finest public servants.”

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Civil War Dress Up Day Ends Badly

Civil War dress-up day is done for at an elementary school in Kennesaw after a white student told a black student, “You are my slave”.

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