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Deffenbaugh wins GOP runoff in Georgia District 1 House; Robins wins Whitfield commission bid
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:13:08 -0700

The runoff election for Georgia’s District 1 House of Representatives, which includes the western part of Walker County and all of Dade County, had Republican incumbent John Deffenbaugh winning with 55 percent of the vote with all votes counted.

Deffenbaugh to face McMahan in Georgia's District 1 House race
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:37:09 -0700

The runoff election for Georgia’s District 1 House of Representatives, which includes the western part of Walker County and all of Dade County, had Republican incumbent John Deffenbaugh winning with 55 percent of the vote with all votes counted.

Chattanoogan.com - Chattanooga's source for breaking local news
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:26:26 -0700

The Adult Leadership Walker County Task Force will host the 2014 Adult Leadership Walker County Alumni Dinner featuring keynote speaker Georgia Commissioner of Labor Mark Butler, at the Walker County Civic Center on Thursday, Aug. 21.

Roper hosting job expo to fill 90 positions
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:46:06 -0700

Job seekers can attend an expo Friday for Roper Corporation.

Early voter turnout light in Georgia
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 21:11:16 -0700

If early voting numbers are any indicator, most of Tuesday's runoff races in Northwest Georgia will be decided by a scant few.

Roughnecks Memorial for K9 Tanja
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 12:13:55 -0700

"They're trained to protect the handler," said Shane Green. "To protect us." Green is a member of the Northwest Georgia Roughnecks Motorcycle Club. Today, they were hosting a memorial ride for Tanja. Tanja was a Walker County Sheriff's K9 Deputy. ...

Georgia voters decide runoff elections today
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:24:36 -0700

On the eve of Georgia's runoff election, two Republican U.S. Senate candidates were on a mad dash to garner support — and get people to the polls.

Walker Ranches earns new honor
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 03:02:57 -0700

Walker Ranches has received another award for the conservation efforts of its owners, Gary and Georgia Walker. This time, it comes from the Palmer Land Trust, a Colorado Springs organization that is branching out into Southern Colorado.

Hutcheson hospital faces foreclosure as Erlanger moves to collect unpaid debt
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:17:01 -0700

Three years after Erlanger Health System promised to revive Hutcheson Medical Center with a $20 million loan and new management, Chattanooga's biggest hospital has severed its management and talks with Hutcheson and plans to foreclose on the Fort Oglethorpe hospital on Tuesday to try to recover its unpaid debt.

Cane Cutters Sweep Woodlands Doubleheader
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 05:45:15 -0700

The Cane Cutters won both games over the Woodlands Strykers tonight by scores of 2-0 and 6-5. In the first game, the Cane Cutters were led to victory by starting pitcher Marc Frazier (Nicholls State) who tossed a complete game shutout. The Georgia native struck out seven Stryker batters and only surrendered two hits in his second win of the season. The Cane Cutter offense would provide a run in ...