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Catoosa Family Collaborative eyes grant

Success in school starts long before a child enters kindergarten.

Joy Ride for Jan Blevins takes off July 26 at FOPD

Several hundred motorcycles will rev their engines in memory of Jan Blevins during the July 26 joy ride that will honor her legacy.

Blalock’s Gym moves to Fort Oglethorpew

Formerly located in East Ridge for more than two decades, Blalock’s Gym is settling into its new location in Fort Oglethorpe.

YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program kicks off in Northwest Georgia

Seventy-nine million Americans — or one in three — have pre-diabetes.

Fort Oglethorpe using website videos to engage citizens

What do you typically do on Monday nights? Chances are it doesn’t involve going to city council meetings.

TU Canoe Rentals takes trips through Walker, Catoosa

Jimmy Coppinger began canoeing at age 20 when he ordered his first canoe from a Sears catalogue. Since that time, he has traveled down rivers in Florida and Illinois and locally down the Sequatchie River, the Tennessee River and Sugar Creek.

Georgia Winery’s Luau Wine Fest raises Rotary funds

People escaped to the tropics with the Georgia Winery’s second annual Luau Wine Fest June 28.

Catoosa Transaid federal funding could be delayed

Catoosa County has renewed its annual contract that guarantees federal funding for the county’s Transaid program, but county commissioners aren’t sure when they’ll actually get the money.

Ringgold’s Cotter, South Depot streets may become one way

Motorists in downtown Ringgold may soon see one-way signs for portions of South Depot and Cotter streets.

Hutcheson on the Parkway hosts free Community Health Fair July 10

Hutcheson on the Parkway’s Fuller Cancer Center welcomes all to its Community Health Fair Thursday, July 10 from 4-7 p.m.

NBRC race at Doug Yates Farm is July 12

Gina Hatler rides her horse Cujo weekly in preparation for the next Nooga Barrel Racing Club race at Doug Yates Farm in Ringgold.

Local church fans out to spread message in Fort Oglethorpe

Five thousand doors. That’s how many Battlefield Baptist Church members plan to knock on in Fort Oglethorpe this summer. Called “Taking the Battle to the Battlefield,” the initiative is about the battle to win souls.

Commissioners approve library improvements

Come July 1, the Internet service Catoosa County Public Library provides the community will be five times faster.

Joy Carpet changes with the times

Just like the roadway that runs in front of it, Joy Carpet has seen many changes during its 40 years.

New pavilion under construction soon at Gilbert-Stephenson

A much loved member of the community will soon return to Fort Oglethorpe.