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CHS Class Of 1966 Plans Reunion

The Chattooga High School Class of 1966 has scheduled a reunion for July 27 at the Chattooga Ag Center, off Ga. 100 in Summerville. The reunion will be held from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. If you plan to attend contact Maxine Majors at Box 184, Menlo, GA. 30731. For questions contact Willie Chamlee at…

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Trion Council Okays Two New Tennis Courts; Paving Approved

After months of discussion, the Town of Trion Council unanimously approved building two new tennis courts. The council also approved paving a parking lot across the street from the Veterans Memorial Park and next to the school superintendent’s office. “It has been suggested that we move them,” Mayor Larry Stansell said. “The drainage issue is one…

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CVS Groper Found Guilty Of Sexual Battery

The man who grabbed a retail clerk’s buttocks during an unwanted advance has been found guilty of sexual battery in Chattooga County State Court. Six months ago, 67-year-old Terry Lee Coleman, of Trion, walked into the Summerville CVS Pharmacy and grabbed a clerk’s rear last year. Coleman, a customer, fled quickly when the clerk protested…

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Mtn. View Water Lines To Be Redone

Replacement of aging water lines in the Mountain View community is coming, according to Chattooga County Commissioner Jason Winters. The county won a $750,000 grant from the Georgia Department of Community Affairs to continue replacing water lines. “We are in the process of finishing the engineering on it and it should bid out in a…

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Timmons Cited After Refusing To Leave House

Refusing to leave her boyfriend’s house, cops cited 35-year-old Lacy Danette Timmons, for disorderly conduct yesterday afternoon, according to a Summerville Police report. The incident happened at Charles Mosley’s residence on Hinton Street around 1 p.m. Timmons was told to leave, but refused, according to an incident report. “[Timmons] remained and did enter dwelling and…

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Obituaries

Sarah Anne Meadows

Mrs. Sarah Anne Meadows, age 86, of Trion, GA, died Friday, June 21, 2019, at Pruitt Healthcare. Mrs. Meadows was born April 1, 1933, in Trion, GA, daughter of the late Alred and Mae Lancasters Chandler.  She was a homemaker.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Clara Ware…

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William “Billy” Andrew Smith

William “Billy” Andrew Smith, 71, of Rome (formerly of LaFayette) passed away Friday, June 21, 2019. He was preceded in death by her daughter, Kathy Garner; sisters, Sue Dresser and Mary Ann Kenemore; brothers, Raymond and David Smith. He is survived by his son, Billy Smith of Rossville; five grandchildren; several great grandchildren; siblings, Mary…

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Steven E. Gilreath

MR. STEVEN E. GILREATH, age 79, of Harrisburg Road, Summerville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2019.  Mr. Gilreath was born February 27, 1940 in Summerville, Georgia, a son of the late Coy T. Gilreath and Mae Gilreath Vance.  Prior to His retirement, he served four years in the U. S. Army in military police. …

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Myrna Jean Borneman

Ms. Myrna Jean Borneman age 74 of Rome, Georgia passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at Redmond Regional Medical Center.  Ms. Borneman was born September 18, 1944 in Flint, Michigan to the late Harold Paul and Lilla M. Coulter Borneman.  Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by a brother, Arthur…

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George (Jeep) Langston

Mr. George (Jeep) Langston, 80 of Chatsworth, passed away Thursday, June 20, 2019 at Wood Dale Health Care Center. Jeep was born November 23, 1938 in Trion, GA. He was a member of Cool Springs Baptist Church. He enjoyed Ham Radio and was a member of the H.R.C. He was preceded in death by his…

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Charles Powell

Charles Powell of Huntsville passed away on June 16, 2019. Mr. Powell was born on November 14, 1937 in Summerville, GA to Margaret Jackson and Clyde E. Powell. He retired after 53 years at Ragland Brothers starting as a stock boy and becoming Director of Produce. He loved his co-workers, fishing, bird watching, Tennessee football,…

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Katherine Louise McCarty

Mrs. Katherine Louise McCarty, age 73, of Trion, GA, died Thursday, June 20, 2019, at her residence. Mrs. McCarty was born February 12, 1946, in Fort Payne, AL, daughter of the late Joe Willis and Verna Virginia Shankles Galloway. Prior to her retirement, she was employed in the healthcare industry as a Certified Nursing Assistant.…

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