News

Strahan to challenge Greene for GOP nomination

DALLAS, Ga. – Controversial Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene will face a re-election challenge from a self-described Republican within her own party.Republican businesswoman Jennifer Strahan last …

Coker announces candidacy for 2022 Georgia State House election

DALTON - A firefighter from Whitfield County will run for the District 6 seat in the state legislature. That seat is currently held by Jason Ridley (R-Chatsworth.) Lee Coker has formally announced his …

Legislators examine raising Georgia's mandatory school age to 17

ATLANTA - Legislators studying the issue of raising Georgia’s mandatory age for school attendance from 16 to 17 were met with tough, complex questions from some metro Atlanta school officials …
Sports
Obituaries

Mr. James Jeffrey Tipton

James Jeffrey “Jim” Tipton of Crandall, Ga., passed away on Monday, September 13, 2021, at age 72. Jim was raised in Los Angeles. After attending Birmingham High School in San Fernando …

Mr. Steven Lee Marshall

Mr. Steven Lee Marshall, age 34 of Chatsworth, passed away Thursday, September 16, 2021 at AdventHealth Gordon. He was preceded in death by his grandparents Harvey and Lola Marshall; grandfather, …

Mr. Billy Ray Keener

Mr. Billy Ray Keener, age 58 of Chatsworth, passed away Saturday, September 18, 2021 at his residence. Billy loved his Lakeview Baptist Church family. He was preceded in death by his parents …

Mrs. Alisa Ann Ellenburg

Alisa Ann Ellenburg, age 53, of Blue Ridge, Ga., formerly of the greater Dalton area, passed away on September 14, 2021. Mrs. Ellenburg was born on September 9, 1968 in Dalton, Ga. She loved riding …

Maurice L. Coulter, Ph.D

Maurice L. Coulter, Ph.D, died peacefully at home on Sunday, September 19, 2021. He was preceded in death by parents Juanita & Leroy Coulter. He is survived by wife Karen Coulter, children …