GNTC Two-Day Grant Writing Workshop

Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) and Grant Writing USA will present a two-day grant writing workshop on the Floyd County Campus in Rome, July 26-27.

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Chattooga 4-H Announces Annual Georgia Peach Sale

Chattooga County 4-H will once again be selling Georgia Freestone peaches as a fundraiser this year.

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Sheriff Schrader in Montgomery for Neelley Hearing – UPDATED

THE ALABAMA BOARD OF PARDONS AND PAROLES DENIED PAROLE FOR JUDITH ANN NEELEY.  NEELLEY WILL AGAIN BE ELIGIBLE FOR PAROLE IN 2023.

Chattooga County Sheriff Mark Schrader spoke with AM 1180 this morning and said that he traveled to Montgomery, Alabama last night to be at the parole hearing for convicted murderer Judith Ann Neelley.  Sheriff Schrader said that in the unlikely event that the Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles should grant parole to Neelley, he will pick her up and bring her back to Georgia to serve time in Georgia prison on a murder conviction with a life sentence.  We will have more on this story as word from Montgomery becomes available.

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Van Pelt Defeats Challenger Hise

Lookout Mountain Judicial Circuit Superior Court Judge Ralph Van Pelt won reelection in a non-partisan race on Tuesday, defeating his challenger Melissa Hise.

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Ballard to Face Massey in General Election

This fall there will be contested races for all three races for the Chattooga County Board of Education.  Two Republicans were running for a chance to unseat Chattooga County Board of Education Chairman and Menlo – Democrat, Eddie Massey.  Chattooga County Republican voters chose Menlo businessman Sammy Ballard in yesterday’s Primary Election.

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Arrest Report – Wednesday – May 23, 2018

Here is the latest arrest report from the Chattooga County Sheriff’s Office.

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Craniosyntosis Awareness BBQ and Fundraiser Rescheduled

Hunter Hines, a cranio warrior, is working alongside his family to raise awareness for a condition known as Craniosyntosis. Hunter, born with this condition, wants to give back to the non profit that so generously gave to him during his surgery.

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Man Lies to Deputy About Identity

A Trion man was arrested after trying to convince a sheriff’s deputy that he was someone else.

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Woman Accused of Harassing Parents

The Chattooga County Sheriff’s Department was called to a Summerville residence recently due to a forty-two-year-old woman harassing her parents.

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