BBB: Avoid Online “Going-Out-Of Business” Scam

Unfortunately, the COVID-19 pandemic is driving many retailers out of business. What’s bad for businesses often means sales for shoppers, but before you jump on deals, make sure you aren’t falling for a con. BBB Scam Tracker has gotten many reports about online “going-out-of-business” sales that either don’t exist or don’t live up to the hype.

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Drug Task Force Commander Asked To Step Down

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The multi-jurisdictional drug task force in Northwest Georgia is without a permanent commander after the board of directors decided that they wanted a change in leadership.

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In Reversal – University Of Georgia Will Host Early Voting On Campus

The University of Georgia has reversed itself and now says it wants to host an early voting precinct on campus after receiving widespread push-back.

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Absentee Ballots Going Out In The Mail

Voting in Georgia for the November 3 General Election is about to begin. Absentee ballots are set to start going out by the end of the week.

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Remember Parade Traffic Around Noon In Downtown Summerville

Today is National POW/MIA day and Chattooga County will be honoring the only surviving county resident who was a prisoner of war during World War II, Staff Sgt. Leo Lanier. 

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Football Friday – Trion & Chattooga Games To Be Streamed On WZQZ

It is Friday and that means another installment of Football Friday tonight on WZQZ!  Both Trion and Chattooga football games will be streamed live on WZQZ’s Facebook page.

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Commissioner Candidate Blake Elsberry Backs Out Of Debate

Earlier this week, the Chattooga County Farm Bureau announced that they would not be holding the forum for candidates this year because one of the candidates for commissioner backed out of the event.

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Remedium Life Science Donates Tractor-Trailer Load Of Goods To Chattooga County

Earlier this week a Georgia company that provides medical cannabis solutions donated a tractor-trailer load of home-goods, toys, bedding and small appliances, along with other goods to be distributed in Chattooga County.

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Lawn Mower Stolen In Oak Hill Community

Earlier this week an Oak Hill Road, Lyerly man reported a theft to the Chattooga County Sheriff’s Office.

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Arrest Report – Thursday September 17, 2020

Here is the latest arrest report from the Chattooga County Sheriff’s Office for Thursday September 17, 2020:

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