Santa In Uniform Golf Tournament Scheduled

The third annual Clint Young Chattooga County Santa in Uniform Golf Tournament is scheduled for 8 AM until 8 PM on August 29, 2020 at the Trion Golf Course.

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Animal Advocates Offering Free Pet Food To Those In Need

Animal Advocates of Chattooga County will have donated cat and dog food available to the public this Saturday, August 8th, from 11 am to 2 pm (as long as supplies last). This food is free to families in need. The location is Connect City Church on Hwy 48 next to BB&T bank.  Animal Advocates says, “We apologize we are not able to provide our on-going pet food bank at this time.”

BBB Issues Advisory About PPE Supplier

The BBB issued a consumer advisory for BLK Label Co. located in Atlanta, Georgia. BLK Label Co. is an online retailer of apparel and COVID-19 care products, specifically respirator valve masks.

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City Of Summerville Virtual Meeting Instructions

The City of Summerville will have a virtual meeting for the regular called meeting this month. 

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CHS vs. Armuchee Softball Game Rescheduled

The Chattooga Varsity Softball game at Armuchee has been canceled for today and rescheduled for tomorrow, August 7th at 5 PM.  The game will be played tomorrow in Armuchee.

Special Weather Statement

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR CHATTOOGA AND FLOYD COUNTIES
UNTIL 330 PM EDT...

At 302 PM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was near Rome...moving north at
10 mph.

  HAZARD...Up to 40 mph wind...frequent cloud to ground lightning
           and heavy rain.

  IMPACT...Expect minor damage to tree limbs and blowing around of
           light...unsecured objects. Heavy rain may cause temporary
           street flooding especially in poor drainage areas.

Some locations in the path of this storm include
Rome, Summerville, Shannon, Menlo, Cloudland, Berryton, Tidings,
Armuchee and James H. Floyd State Park.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People outdoors should seek shelter immediately. If you can hear
thunder...you are close enough to be struck by lightning. Motorists
should slow down and be prepared for possible loss of control due to
hydroplaning.

 

Mr. William Taylor, Jr., Obit (M)

Mr. William Taylor, Jr, age 67 of Gaylesville, AL died August 5, 2020 at Cherokee Health and Rehabilitation Center.

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Highland Avenue Baptist Homecoming

Highland Avenue Baptist Church will have Homecoming this Sunday with Brother Paul Martin will be preaching an Saved by Grace will be singing come out an enjoy some good gospel singing an preaching God Bless you all.

GDA Releases New Online Tool For Unsolicited Chinese Seed Packets

Given the large quantity of inquiries regarding unsolicited packages containing seeds that appear to have originated from China, the Georgia Department of Agriculture has developed an online resource for reporting and instructing on proper disposal of the seeds.

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GHSA Cancels Preseason Football Scrimmage

The Georgia High School Association canceled preseason football scrimmage games Thursday but left alone the regular-season schedule, which remains set to begin the week of Sept. 4.

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