Prowler Reported On North Curran Street

A prowler might have disturbed some canines on North Curren Street around midnight on Thursday, according to a Summerville Police reports. Maranda Nelms, of North Curran Street, called and said a prowler might be around her home. “Ms. Nelms advised that her dogs had been barking for some time and would not come in the…

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Public Beer Drinking Results In Two Arrests

* Jimmy Dewayne Peoples, of Lake Wanda Reita Road, in Summerville, was arrested for drinking alcohol in J.R. “Dick” Dowdy Park around 7 p.m. on Thursday. “I was dispatched to Dowdy Park in reference to subjects drinking alcohol under the pavilion. Upon contact, I spoke to several individuals including Jimmy Peoples. No one admitted to drinking…

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Weekend Sports Schedule

The Chattooga varsity softball team has a game against Southeast Whitfield in Dalton at 2:15 p.m. on Saturday. Chattooga looks to improve its 3-1 record while Whitfield looks for their first win (0-4). They also play Christian Heritage at 10:15 a.m. The Chattooga ladies volleyball team has a match against Sonoraville on Saturday at 11…

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Alfred Roger Mitchell

Mr. Alfred Roger Mitchell, 79, died August 14, 2018, at a local hospital following a brief illness. Mr. Mitchell was born in Floyd County on April 13, 1939, son of the late Roger and Genie Echols Mitchell. As a child, Alfred moved with his family to Chattooga County where he graduated from Summerville High School…

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“HUNT AND LEARN” PROGRAMS TEACH BASICS, PROVIDE HANDS-ON OPPORTUNITIES

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (Aug. 17, 2018) – Deer, squirrel, turkey, quail, rabbit – all hunt-able species in Georgia. But, do you know how to hunt them?  Georgia Hunt and Learn programs provide an educational experience targeted to those with little to no hunting experience, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division.…

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Chattooga School Board Reduces Millage Rate By One Mill

Chattooga County taxpayers will pay lower school taxes this year when they pay their property taxes. The Chattooga County School board Thursday night reduced its millage rate by one mill. The old rate of 13.683 mills will be reduced to 12.683 mills. The board also approved its FY2018-2019 budget at the meeting. See complete details…

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