Arrest Report – Tuesday – October 22, 2019

Here is the latest arrest report from the Chattooga County Sheriff’s Office for Tuesday, October 22, 2019:

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President Carter Falls & Fractures Pelvis


Former President Jimmy Carter fell Monday at his home in Plains and suffered a “minor pelvic fracture,” The Carter Center tweeted Tuesday morning.

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Police Investigating Stolen Phone

A Lyerly woman told Summerville Police that her cell phone was stolen last week, according to a report from the Summerville Police Department.

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Georgia Gas Prices Continue To Decline

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According to AAA Auto Club Georgia gas prices continue to drop and are down another 2 cents at the pump compared to a week ago. Georgia motorists are now paying an average price of $2.43 per gallon for regular unleaded.

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Decorative Pumpkin Stolen From Commissioner’s Office

Someone stole a large pumpkin used for Fall decorations at the Commissioner’s Office on Commerce Street in Summerville, according to a report from the Summerville Police Department.

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GNTC Celebrates Skilled Trades During Industrial Career Day

Approximately 600 regional high school students and members of the community had a chance to see Georgia Northwestern Technical College’s (GNTC) new Whitfield Murray Campus Expansion and state-of-the-art industrial labs during Industrial Career Day on Friday, Oct 18.

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Georgia’s Rome Film Tour Tickets Are Now On Sale

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In celebration of the Rome International Film Festival, The Georgia’s Rome Office of Tourism is offering a film tour of Rome’s iconic film locations coming up next month.

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Chattooga County GOP Meeting Announced

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Chattooga County DFACS Looking For Employee

Chattooga County Department of Family and Children Services has a vacancy for a Social Services Specialist 2.  Please see the website for the qualifications, pay and more at  Once on the website, click to view all jobs and then click on the “Social Services Specialist 2” job title.  When filling out the application, you will need to select Chattooga County when picking counties in which to work.  For questions, please contact Kim Ballard Humphrey at 706-857-0845.

More On Rome Surgeon Accused Of Rape

More information has been released about a former Rome, Harbin Clinic surgeon, accused of raping a woman in Athens, Georgia. 

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