Fraud Reported To Sheriff’s Office

A Chattooga County woman reported an incident of fraud to the sheriff’s department this week.

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Bulldogs Demolish The Armuchee Indians

Lightning and heavy rain brought an early end to the Trion vs. Armuchee game on Thursday evening, but the Armuchee Indians had already had enough of the Bulldogs.  When the game was called due to lightning and severe storms, Trion was leading by 41 points.  The final score was 48-7.  Click below to hear a recap of last night’s game from Ben Groce and Jeremy Burke:

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Onion Recall Issued

A salmonella outbreak that has sickened more than 600 people in 37 states has been linked to various types of imported onions, federal health officials said Wednesday.

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Man On Bike Arrested For Meth Possession

LaFayette Police made a methamphetamine arrest after stopping a bicycle rider on West Main Street, last week.

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Chattooga Family Connection Food Distribution Next Month

The Chattooga Family Connection is hosting a food distribution event on November 19th from 1-3pm at Connect City Church. This is a drive thru event that is open to all Chattooga County residents. They will also be giving out hats, gloves, and warm coats for children as long as supplies last.

State DOE Releases Graduation Rates

Georgia students outperform national average on ACT

After rising for eight years, Georgia’s high school graduation rate flattened last spring, with the class of 2021 graduating at a marginally lower rate than the class of 2020.

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Reports Of Attempted Rome Abduction Are False According To Police

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The Rome Police Department issued a statement on Thursday saying that widespread rumors and social media posts about an attempted abduction at Harbin Clinic could not be proven.

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Summerville Man Found Sleeping In Car – Arrested For Meth

A forty-three-year-old Summerville man faces a felony meth possession charge after being found asleep in a person’s car late Sunday, reports stated.

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Pumpkin Palooza, Pumpkin Derby & Halloween Candy Walk Coming Up

Everything’s coming up candy and pumpkins in downtown Summerville on Saturday, October 30. Summerville Main Street will team up with the Summerville Trion Optimist Club to present a Pumpkin Palooza with Pumpkin Derby and the Halloween Candy Walk!

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County Fined For Deficiencies In Tax Digest

Chattooga County has once again been fined for an insufficient tax digest.  It is not the first time the county’s tax digest has failed to pass muster with the Georgia Department of Revenue.

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