News

GNTC celebrates 60 years of education

Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) will host a “Diamond Jubilee” Celebration Oct. 3-14 to celebrate the college’s 60th anniversary.GNTC, a unit of the Technical College …

Chatsworth Council votes out inventory tax

The Chatsworth City Council at its September meeting voted unanimously to eliminate its property tax on inventories.The city had been taxing inventories at 80 percent of value but decided to drop the …

Dallas: September is Suicide Prevention Month

Suicide is a difficult topic. Not only is there a great deal of misunderstanding about suicide but myths about why people choose suicide and who might be at risk are pervasive. September is Suicide …
Sports

Baseball star Strawberry to speak at Shorter University

ROME – Four-time World Series Champion and eight-time National League All-Star Darryl Strawberry will be the featured speaker at Shorter University’s 2022 President’s Gala on the …

5K/10K planned for Oct. 1 in Canton

Grab your super cape and costume and come on out for the Express Your SuperPower 5K/10K. The Northwest Georgia Breastfeeding Coalition and Georgia Breastfeeding Coalition will present the 8th Annual …
Obituaries

Floyd Thomas Franklin, Jr.

Floyd Thomas Franklin Jr., age 81, of Chatsworth passed away on Thursday, September 8, 2022.He was a member of the Chatsworth First United Methodist Church.He was preceded in death by his parents, …

Jennifer Annette Morris

Mrs. Jennifer Annette Morris, age 45 of Chatsworth, passed away on Thursday, September 8, 2022 at Erlanger Hospital. She was preceded in death by her father, Kenneth Burchett; grandfather, James …

Louise "Petsey" West Woodward

Louise “Petsie” West Woodward, 92, of Resaca, Georgia passed away on Saturday, September 3, 2022 surrounded by her family. She was born on August 10, 1930, to the late Harlan and Dona …

Jeanette Butler

Jeanette ButlerJeanette Butler, age 89 of Chatsworth, passed away Wednesday, August 18, 2022, at her home.She was preceded in death by her husband, J.D. Butler; and parents, Frank and Cora …

James Leroy Bailey

Mr. James Leroy Bailey, age 54 of Chatsworth, passed away on August 25, 2022 in Dawson County. Mr. Bailey was of the Baptist faith. He enjoyed drag racing, restoring old cars, watching Georgia …