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The Chattanoogan
Dalton’s Assistant Public Works Director Named An American Public Works Association 2016 Young Leader Of The Year33,000 residents and large industrial base. "As a member of APWA’s Georgia Cha
Dalton’s Assistant Public Works Director Named An American Public Works Association 2016 Young Leader Of The Year
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
33,000 residents and large industrial base. "As a member of APWA’s Georgia Chapter, Parker has served as an officer of the Northwest Georgia Branch, District 7 Director on the Chapter Executive Committee, developed and maintained the Chapter... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Local Healthcare Nonprofit Receives Funds To Aid Low- To Moderate-Income IndividualsNorthwest Georgia Healthcare Partnership received $5,000 from FSG Bank to promo
Local Healthcare Nonprofit Receives Funds To Aid Low- To Moderate-Income Individuals
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Northwest Georgia Healthcare Partnership received $5,000 from FSG Bank to promote local healthy lifestyle initiatives, such as Bike Around Murray, the Bill Gregory Healthcare Classic, and other events for low- to moderate-income families. The... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Around the Region: St. Andrew's-Sewanee's Hannah Powell a state champ in golfKelsey Cassada on the girls' side. Softball field takes shape The GHSA softba
Around the Region: St. Andrew's-Sewanee's Hannah Powell a state champ in golf
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Kelsey Cassada on the girls' side. Softball field takes shape The GHSA softball postseason is underway, with five northwest Georgia teams already clinching spots in the state playoffs. The Region 6-AAA tournament started Tuesday with... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Ringgold's Don Patterson was much more than a football coachin 1986) that game was like Georgia-Georgia Tech or Alabama-Auburn. It was a bi
Ringgold's Don Patterson was much more than a football coach
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
in 1986) that game was like Georgia-Georgia Tech or Alabama-Auburn. It was a big deal." For more than a few folks around northwest Georgia, Patterson's absence will be a big issue Friday night. The former University of Tennessee standout died... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Libertarian Party Of NW Georgia Holds Cross Walk Protest MondayThe newly founded Libertarian Party of Northwest Georgia is hosting inaugural e
Libertarian Party Of NW Georgia Holds Cross Walk Protest Monday
The Chattanoogan / Posted 4 days ago
The newly founded Libertarian Party of Northwest Georgia is hosting inaugural events including a Monday demonstration,The Cross Walk Protest and Sign Waving, highlighting tactics by the U.S. Presidential Election Debate Committee. Local Libertarians... Read more
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ajc.com
Rain possible in parts of metro Atlantalater in the afternoon in metro Atlanta, according to Channel 2 Action News. B
Rain possible in parts of metro Atlanta
ajc.com / Posted 4 days ago
later in the afternoon in metro Atlanta, according to Channel 2 Action News. By 5 p.m., parts of the Southside and northwest Georgia could see rain, the television station reported. Thunder is likely in northwest Georgia, too.. “Not... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Drought grips parts of South, parches ground, withers cropsthat tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of the drought was
Drought grips parts of South, parches ground, withers crops
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 8 days ago
that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of the drought was found in Alabama's northeast corner and in northwest Georgia along with a swath of land south and southeast of Atlanta. In northwest Georgia, extreme drought... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers cropsweekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of th
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers crops
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 8 days ago
weekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of the drought in Alabama's northeast corner, in northwest Georgia and across a swath of land mostly south and southeast of Atlanta. In northwest Georgia, hard-hit by some... Read more
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Salon.com
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers cropsweekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of th
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers crops
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
weekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of the drought in Alabama’s northeast corner, in northwest Georgia and across a swath of land mostly south and southeast of Atlanta. In northwest Georgia, hard-hit by some... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers cropsweekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of th
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers crops
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
weekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of the drought in Alabama's northeast corner, in northwest Georgia and across a swath of land mostly south and southeast of Atlanta. In northwest Georgia, hard-hit by some... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Drought grips parts of South, parches ground, withers cropsthat tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of the drought was
Drought grips parts of South, parches ground, withers crops
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 8 days ago
that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of the drought was found in Alabama’s northeast corner and in northwest Georgia along with a swath of land south and southeast of Atlanta. In northwest Georgia, extreme drought... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers cropsweekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of th
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers crops
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
weekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of the drought in Alabama's northeast corner, in northwest Georgia and across a swath of land mostly south and southeast of Atlanta. In northwest Georgia, hard-hit by some... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers cropsweekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of th
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers crops
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 8 days ago
weekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of the drought in Alabama's northeast corner; in northwest Georgia; and across a wide swath of land mostly to the south and southeast of Atlanta. In northwest Georgia,... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers cropsweekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of th
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers crops
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
weekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of the drought in Alabama's northeast corner; in northwest Georgia; and across a wide swath of land mostly to the south and southeast of Atlanta. In northwest Georgia,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers cropsweekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of th
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers crops
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 8 days ago
weekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of the drought in Alabama's northeast corner; in northwest Georgia; and across a wide swath of land mostly to the south and southeast of Atlanta. In northwest Georgia,... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers cropsweekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of th
Drought grips southern states, parches ground, withers crops
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
weekly report that tracks drought conditions nationwide, showed the worst of the drought in Alabama's northeast corner; in northwest Georgia; and across a wide swath of land mostly to the south and southeast of Atlanta. In northwest Georgia,... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Northwest Georgia’s Unemployment Rate Declines To 5.2 Percent In AugustThe Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that the unemployment rate i
Northwest Georgia’s Unemployment Rate Declines To 5.2 Percent In August
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 days ago
The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that the unemployment rate in the Northwest Georgia region in August was 5.2 percent, down four-tenths of a percentage point from 5.6 percent in July. The rate in August 2015 was 5.7 percent. The... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Kmart shutting down its last remaining store in Chattanoogaand Smyrna in Tennessee, but Kmart will continue to operate 16 stores in Tennes
Kmart shutting down its last remaining store in Chattanooga
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
and Smyrna in Tennessee, but Kmart will continue to operate 16 stores in Tennessee and 19 stores in Georgia. In Northwest Georgia, Kmart will continue to operate three locations in Dalton, Ga., and other stores in Fort Oglethorpe and... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
FSG Bank Announces A Community Development And Lending Division In Daltonand a community advocate, Mr. Rodriguez is actively involved with several local
FSG Bank Announces A Community Development And Lending Division In Dalton
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 days ago
and a community advocate, Mr. Rodriguez is actively involved with several local organizations including; the United Way of Northwest Georgia, Coalicion de Lideres Lations and Saint Joseph Catholic Church. “FSG Bank is extremely excited to have... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Heidi Popham Named Executive Vice President Of GNTCcampuses, adult education programs, and economic development programs serving t
Heidi Popham Named Executive Vice President Of GNTC
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 days ago
campuses, adult education programs, and economic development programs serving the citizens of the nine counties of the Northwest Georgia region,” said Mr. McDonald. “She has also served as the team leader for the GNTC planning and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Kmart to close Hixson storeMaryville, Tenn. in July. Employees said the affected stores that are closing
Kmart to close Hixson store
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
Maryville, Tenn. in July. Employees said the affected stores that are closing will shut down by the end of the year. In Northwest Georgia, Kmart continues to operate its three stores in Dalton, Ga., and its other locations in Fort Oglethorpe and... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 20Rosecrans are defeated by the Confederate Army of Tennessee under Gen. Braxton
September 20
KTXS Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
Rosecrans are defeated by the Confederate Army of Tennessee under Gen. Braxton Bragg at the Battle of Chickamauga in northwest Georgia. The battle was the most significant Union defeat in the Western Theater of the American Civil War and... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 20Rosecrans are defeated by the Confederate Army of Tennessee under Gen. Braxton
September 20
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 days ago
Rosecrans are defeated by the Confederate Army of Tennessee under Gen. Braxton Bragg at the Battle of Chickamauga in northwest Georgia. The battle was the most significant Union defeat in the Western Theater of the American Civil War and... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
On this day: September 20Rosecrans are defeated by the Confederate Army of Tennessee under Gen. Braxton
On this day: September 20
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
Rosecrans are defeated by the Confederate Army of Tennessee under Gen. Braxton Bragg at the Battle of Chickamauga in northwest Georgia. The battle was the most significant Union defeat in the Western Theater of the American Civil War and... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 20Rosecrans are defeated by the Confederate Army of Tennessee under Gen. Braxton
September 20
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 11 days ago
Rosecrans are defeated by the Confederate Army of Tennessee under Gen. Braxton Bragg at the Battle of Chickamauga in northwest Georgia. The battle was the most significant Union defeat in the Western Theater of the American Civil War and... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 20Rosecrans are defeated by the Confederate Army of Tennessee under Gen. Braxton
September 20
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
Rosecrans are defeated by the Confederate Army of Tennessee under Gen. Braxton Bragg at the Battle of Chickamauga in northwest Georgia. The battle was the most significant Union defeat in the Western Theater of the American Civil War and... Read more
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Business Wire
Atlantic Capital Bank Continues Expansion of Corporate and Business Banking with Addition of Cobb and North Fulton Teammarkets, trust, and mortgage services to privately held companies and individua
Atlantic Capital Bank Continues Expansion of Corporate and Business Banking with Addition of Cobb and North Fulton Team
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
markets, trust, and mortgage services to privately held companies and individuals in Atlanta, eastern Tennessee, and northwest Georgia. Atlantic Capital also provides specialized financial services to select clients nationally. For more... Read more
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ajc.com
Music Midtown is in for a wet Sundayto persist all day.” Showers are expected to be scattered throughout the metro
Music Midtown is in for a wet Sunday
ajc.com / Posted 12 days ago
to persist all day.” Showers are expected to be scattered throughout the metro area, but should not turn severe. Parts of northwest Georgia could get thunderstorms by noon, Walls said. Metro Atlanta faces a 40 percent chance of rain, which should... Read more
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ajc.com
Travel: Go Georgia: adventurethat way. Georgia Girl Guides This guiding service, operated by Christine Ros
Travel: Go Georgia: adventure
ajc.com / Posted 14 days ago
that way. Georgia Girl Guides This guiding service, operated by Christine Rose, offers hiking and cave exploration in the northwest Georgia mountains. With adventurous experiences taking place at Cloudland Canyon State Park in Rising Fawn and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
FirstBank stock opens higher in first day of stock tradingkind of people we have and the kind of people we are going to need more of in t
FirstBank stock opens higher in first day of stock trading
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
kind of people we have and the kind of people we are going to need more of in the future." FirstBank acquired the former Northwest Georgia Bank in Ringgold, Ga., last year and renamed the bank to FirstBank this spring. Ayers has grown his bank... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Infant, young child killed in Georgia house fireCHICKAMAUGA, GA. | An infant and a young child have been killed in a northwest
Infant, young child killed in Georgia house fire
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
CHICKAMAUGA, GA. | An infant and a young child have been killed in a northwest Georgia house fire, authorities say. Glenn Allen, a spokesman for Georgia’s fire marshal, tells The Associated Press there were five children and two adults in the Walker... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Two small children killed in Georgia house fireCHICKAMAUGA, Ga. — Authorities say two young children have been killed in a hou
Two small children killed in Georgia house fire
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 17 days ago
CHICKAMAUGA, Ga. — Authorities say two young children have been killed in a house fire in northwest Georgia. Glenn Allen, a spokesman for Georgia’s fire marshal, says there were five children and two adults in the Walker County home when the blaze... Read more
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FOX News
Golden retriever puppy stolen from service dog training facilityA golden retriever service-dog-in-training was stolen from a facility in northw
Golden retriever puppy stolen from service dog training facility
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
A golden retriever service-dog-in-training was stolen from a facility in northwest Georgia, and now her owners are seeking help from the public to locate her. Fox 5 Atlanta reported that 3-month-old Dorie had been training at Milton-based Canine... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Flying Musicians Seeks Worthy Student Musicians for 2017 Solo Scholarshipconstantly." FMA raised funds at HangarJams across the country and concerts lik
Flying Musicians Seeks Worthy Student Musicians for 2017 Solo Scholarship
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 17 days ago
constantly." FMA raised funds at HangarJams across the country and concerts like the Heaven’s Landing Airshow & Concert in northwest Georgia last June. Help FMA build more pilots. To sponsor a student pilot or hold a HangarJam or Concert, either... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Supporters, opponents spar over methadone clinic in Ringgold, Ga.played out on Monday mirrors one going on in the state Legislature, in part bec
Supporters, opponents spar over methadone clinic in Ringgold, Ga.
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
played out on Monday mirrors one going on in the state Legislature, in part because of the push from local politicians in Northwest Georgia. State Sen. Jeff Mullis, R-Chickamauga, and state Rep. Tom Weldon, R-Ringgold, sponsored legislation to put... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Georgia Northwestern Reaches Out To ITT Technical Institute's Displaced StudentsNorthwest Georgia’s largest college is reaching out to thousands of displaced s
Georgia Northwestern Reaches Out To ITT Technical Institute's Displaced Students
The Chattanoogan / Posted 21 days ago
Northwest Georgia’s largest college is reaching out to thousands of displaced students who saw the doors to their college campus close forever this week. The former students of ITT Technical Institute are being offered academic and financial... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga woman among three killed in plane collision in Georgiascreenshot of a post on Good Shepherd Lutheran Church's Facebook page about Tay
Chattanooga woman among three killed in plane collision in Georgia
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 23 days ago
screenshot of a post on Good Shepherd Lutheran Church's Facebook page about Taylor Nicole Stone's death in a plane crash in northwest Georgia. It was unclear if Stone, a pilot and flight instructor, was flying the plane at the time of the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Chattanooga Area Food Bank Asks Southeast TN And Northwest GA To Take Action To End Hunger48 million Americans, including 15 million children, are food insecure, accord
Chattanooga Area Food Bank Asks Southeast TN And Northwest GA To Take Action To End Hunger
The Chattanoogan / Posted 24 days ago
48 million Americans, including 15 million children, are food insecure, according to the USDA. In Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia, more than 153,880 people struggle with hunger and may not know where they’ll find their next meal. That... Read more
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WALB Albany
Tortoise found in Kennesaw couple's yard claimedTrump running mate Mike Pence to rally in Dalton Tuesday Republican Vice Presi
Tortoise found in Kennesaw couple's yard claimed
WALB Albany / Posted 26 days ago
Trump running mate Mike Pence to rally in Dalton Tuesday Republican Vice Presidential nominee Mike Pence heads to the northwest Georgia mountains Tuesday as he continues an attempt to solidify Georgia as a red state. Republican Vice... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Tortoise found in Kennesaw couple's yard claimedTrump running mate Mike Pence to rally in Dalton Tuesday Republican Vice Presi
Tortoise found in Kennesaw couple's yard claimed
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 26 days ago
Trump running mate Mike Pence to rally in Dalton Tuesday Republican Vice Presidential nominee Mike Pence heads to the northwest Georgia mountains Tuesday as he continues an attempt to solidify Georgia as a red state. Republican Vice... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Ringgold residents protest new clinic as state lawmakers debate methadoneto be one for this." But Mayor Nick Milwood and Councilman Larry Black believe
Ringgold residents protest new clinic as state lawmakers debate methadone
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 27 days ago
to be one for this." But Mayor Nick Milwood and Councilman Larry Black believe their hands are tied, even though both say northwest Georgia already has too many methadone clinics, which treat opioid addiction by dispensing drugs that block... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Cleveland leads region in job growthCatoosa, Dade and Walker counties in Georgia. In metropolitan Dalton, Ga., whi
Cleveland leads region in job growth
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
Catoosa, Dade and Walker counties in Georgia. In metropolitan Dalton, Ga., which includes Whitfield and Murray counties in Northwest Georgia, employment grew by 1,100 jobs from July 2015 to July 2016, or 1.9 percent, government figures show. In... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Blood Assurance doubles up on promotions with Boy Scout coupon card, 'I Bleed' football T-shirtsin Chattanooga, the Cherokee Area Council serves more than 6,600 youth in South
Blood Assurance doubles up on promotions with Boy Scout coupon card, 'I Bleed' football T-shirts
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
in Chattanooga, the Cherokee Area Council serves more than 6,600 youth in Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia with the help of more than 1,700 volunteers. "You don't have to be a Scout to donate blood during Scout... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Property taxes in Catoosa County, Ga., going up 10 percentpast two weeks, Greene was the only commissioner to object to one particular pa
Property taxes in Catoosa County, Ga., going up 10 percent
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
past two weeks, Greene was the only commissioner to object to one particular part of the budget: $97,000 in funding to the Northwest Georgia Joint Development Authority, a group that markets the area to potential businesses. Greene said during an... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Area students chosen for Georgia schools superintendent's Student Advisory CouncilSeveral students from Northwest Georgia schools are among those chosen to serve
Area students chosen for Georgia schools superintendent's Student Advisory Council
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
Several students from Northwest Georgia schools are among those chosen to serve on schools Superintendent Richard Woods' 2016-17 Student Advisory Council, a news release states. The group of middle and high school students will meet with Woods to... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Pence tells Dalton, Ga.: Trump will 'end illegal immigration'about that?" The crowd whooped and clapped. Pence thanked her for the question
Pence tells Dalton, Ga.: Trump will 'end illegal immigration'
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted a month ago
about that?" The crowd whooped and clapped. Pence thanked her for the question. During his 35-minute speech at the Northwest Georgia Trade and Convention Center, he had not mentioned the immigration policies of his potential boss, Donald... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Mike Pence previews Trump's immigration speech during Dalton, Georgia visitAsked about his stance on immigration today, Republican Vice Presidential nomin
Mike Pence previews Trump's immigration speech during Dalton, Georgia visit
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted a month ago
Asked about his stance on immigration today, Republican Vice Presidential nominee Mike Pence told a crowd at the Northwest Georgia Trade and Convention Center that Donald Trump will provide a robust answer Wednesday night. Pence was speaking at a... Read more
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WALB Albany
Donald Trump running mate Mike Pence to rally in Dalton TuesdayRepublican Vice Presidential nominee Mike Pence heads to the northwest Georgia
Donald Trump running mate Mike Pence to rally in Dalton Tuesday
WALB Albany / Posted a month ago
Republican Vice Presidential nominee Mike Pence heads to the northwest Georgia mountains Tuesday as he continues an attempt to solidify Georgia as a red state. Pence, the governor of Indiana, is scheduled to appear at a town hall meeting at the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Donald Trump running mate Mike Pence to rally in Dalton TuesdayRepublican Vice Presidential nominee Mike Pence heads to the northwest Georgia
Donald Trump running mate Mike Pence to rally in Dalton Tuesday
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted a month ago
Republican Vice Presidential nominee Mike Pence heads to the northwest Georgia mountains Tuesday as he continues an attempt to solidify Georgia as a red state. Pence, the governor of Indiana, is scheduled to appear at a town hall meeting at the... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Blood Assurance Hosts Boy Scout Week Blood Drivein Chattanooga and serves more than 6,600 youth with the help of more than 1,70
Blood Assurance Hosts Boy Scout Week Blood Drive
The Chattanoogan / Posted 1 months ago
in Chattanooga and serves more than 6,600 youth with the help of more than 1,700 volunteers across Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia. Throughout the years, Blood Assurance and the Boy Scouts have partnered to host numerous blood drives, and... Read more
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