Area News

Pet Feline Found In The Mouth Of A Stray Dog

A Hickory Hills Lane resident found his cat in the mouth of a stray dog last Thursday, according to Chattooga County Sheriff’s report. Steven Dupree called cops around 8:23 p.m. when he found that his cat had been attacked by a stray. He was walking one of his dogs when he heard “something” in the…

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Woman Strikes Gas Pump During Early Morning Hours

During the early morning hours last Thursday, a video surveillance camera captured a woman driver striking a local gas pump, according to a Chattooga County Sheriff’s report. Employees at Mr. C’s Chevron gas station at 12449 Hwy. 27 discovered that one of the gasoline pumps was damaged. “Video shows a female driving a dark in…

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Summerville Police Reports . . .

A Hawkins Drive resident Friday that someone stole patio furniture from her porch, according to Summerville Police reports. Charlotte M. Montgomery said that someone during the past week stole a metal chair from her front porch. The chair is valued at $35. Linda Lawrence of Kelly Street said Friday that someone put more holes in…

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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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