Arrest Report – Saturday – July 2, 2022

Here is the latest arrest report from the Chattooga County Sheriff’s Office for Saturday, July 2, 2022:

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Friends Of Sloppy Floyd Selling Ice Cream Today

The Friends of Sloppy Floyd State Park are inviting you out to Chattooga County’s local Georgia State Park. It’s going to be a great weekend to take your family and friends out to the park to celebrate the 4th of July. As an added bonus, the Friends of Sloppy Floyd will be selling homemade ice cream Saturday beginning at 11:00. Flavors will include chocolate, vanilla, peach, cherry, key lime, strawberry, orange crush, and lemon. The cost is just $2 a cup and will go to support the many improvement and maintenance projects that Friends of the Park does year-round at Sloppy Floyd.

Atrium Health Floyd Helps Students Overcome Pandemic Delays

We, no doubt, will be talking about the repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic for years to come. The resulting mental health issues, the toll on clinical caregivers and the educational delays in young students all have gotten media attention.

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Wildfire Risk High As Fourth Of July Approaches


High temperatures and lack of widespread significant rainfall are prompting new safety warnings for the upcoming July Fourth holiday. As drought conditions continue to build throughout Georgia, the Georgia Forestry Commission is reminding residents about the increasing risk of wildfire.

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Fireworks Opportunities Tonight

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If you can’t wait until the Fourth of July for fireworks, there are some fireworks you can see this evening that are just a short drive from Chattooga County.

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Chattooga County Sheriff Joins With Other Sheriff’s In Supporting Kemp

This week, 102 sheriffs from across Georgia released a joint statement condemning Stacey Abrams’ role in advancing the Defund the Police movement and support of soft-on-crime policies that put Georgia families at risk.  The letter was shared on incumbent Republican Brian Kemp’s campaign website and released to the media. 

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Local To Serve On Blue Angels Team

On Monday the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, announced the 2023 Maintenance and Support team. During their 77th air show season, the Blue Angels are scheduled to perform 62 demonstrations at 33 locations.

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Georgia Woman Arrested After Tik-Tok Scandal

A social media influencer from Georgia is facing charges after the Troup County Sheriff’s Office says a video appeared to show a woman expose herself to minors at a swimming pool.

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Woman Accused Of Having Stolen Checks

A 39-year-old Rome woman has been jailed on a felony count of 3rd-degree forgery after she was found with a check for $2,500 that was written without the owner’s permission.

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Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Evans, Obit (C)

Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Evans, age 85 of Trion, Georgia passed away Thursday, June 30, 2022 at a Rome Hospital.

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