Mr. Dennis Lesley “Tubby” Tucker, Obit (M)

Mr. Dennis Lesley “Tubby” Tucker, age 73, of Menlo, GA, died Tuesday, April 7, 2020, at Floyd Medical Center.

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Chattooga BOE Meeting To Be Held Remotely

Chattooga County School Superintendent Jared Hosmer announced on Wednesday that the monthly Board of Educaiton meeting would be held via Google Hangout; you can read the statement from Supt. Hosmer below:

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Commissioner Winters Daily COVID-19 Update – Wednesday – April 8, 2020

FOR APRIL 8, 2020 1:00 PM RELEASE

Contact: Chattooga County Commissioner’s Office

(706)-857-0700 Office

CHATTOOGA COUNTY OPERATIONS DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

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Georgia Department of Public Health COVID-19 Daily Status Report – Wednesday – April 8, 2020 – 7 PM Report

Georgia Department of Public Health COVID-19 Daily Status Report For: 04/08/2020

These data represent confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported to the Georgia Department of Public Health as of 04/08/2020 18:28:21.
A confirmed case is defined as a person who has tested positive for 2019 novel coronavirus.

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Summerville Announces “Online Council Meeting”

The City of Summerville will be practicing social distancing when they hold their April monthly meeting.  The City announced on Wednesday that the next meeting will be held online via teleconference in order to meet social distancing guidelines.  The meeting will start at 5 PM.  The City Council is even allowing a way for city residents to comment before the meeting or ask questions starting at 4:15 PM.  You can join the meeting by computer or smart phone; or if you prefer, you can also listen in on the telephone.  You can find complete instructions on how to “attend” the meeting below:

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Governor Extending State Of Emergency To Mid-May

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp, Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan, and House Speaker David Ralston have announced they will extend Georgia’s public health state of emergency amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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There’s Hope For The Hungry Will Not Be At South Summerville

There’s Hope for the Hungry will not be at South Summerville Baptist Church on Wednesday April 15th, 2020.

Georgia Department of Public Health COVID-19 Daily Status Report – Wedensday – April 8, 2020 – Noon Report

Georgia Department of Public Health COVID-19 Daily Status Report For: 04/08/2020

These data represent confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported to the Georgia Department of Public Health as of 04/08/2020 12:29:43.
A confirmed case is defined as a person who has tested positive for 2019 novel coronavirus.

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WZQZ Afternoon COVID-19 Report – Wednesday – April 8, 2020

Many Chattooga County businesses are altering the way they do business during this COVID-19 pandemic.  WZQZ is committed to bringing you timely and relevant information as we all get through this period of time together.  Here are some updates regarding businesses and government services in Chattooga County.

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Chattoogaville Fire Department Responds To Alabama Fire

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The Gaylesville, Broomtown, Cedar Bluff and Chattoogaville, Georgia fire departments were dispatched to a report of a structure fire on County Road 80 just off of County Road 97 near Bell’s Crossroads at around 6 AM (Central Time), on  Tuesday morning. Firefighters reportedly arrived to find the home already fully engulfed in flames. The cause of that fire remains under investigation.