Fort Ogletorpe/Trenton


FORT OGLETHORPE: Open office day for Catoosa County

On Thursday, July 1, there will be an open office day in Catoosa County, giving residents an opportunity to meet individually with state and federal representatives about any personal issues they may have concerning state and federal government.

TRENTON: Republican Forum set for 9 a.m. today

It is always important to read this first because I like to give you something to get you started Saturday morning. The Dade County Republican Party Political Forum is set for today with a 9 a.m. breakfast and candidates in the Dade County Commission room at 10 a.m. in the county courthouse at 12371 S. Main St. All candidates welcome and the event is open to the public. Friends of the Park at Cloudland meets every fourth Thursday at 7 p.m. in the park’s Interpretive Building.

FORT OGLETHORPE: Cruise-In Saturday

On June 19, the city of Fort Oglethorpe will host another Cruise-In at the Park. There will be a 50/50 cash drawing, door prizes, plus a deejay to play ’50s and ’60s music all day long. All vehicles are welcome at no charge. The cruise-in will be along Highway 27 between Highway 2A and Battlefield Parkway. We will have food vendors all along the road. Come and join us for family fun and entertainment. Contact Bruce Fine at 706-866-8290.

TRENTON: Cemetery Group met Sunday

The Bethlehem Church Cemetery Group met the first Sunday in June. Gary Moore is chairman of the group and led the cemetery portion. Donna Street showed pictures of many of those buried there. Families included Brown, Cole, Cureton, Dabbs/Doyle/Morrison, Patterson/Moore and Street.

TRENTON: Historical Society meets tonight

The Dade Historical Society will meet tonight at 6 p.m. at Randy's Restaurant.

FORT OGLETHORPE: Dizzy Dean World Series returns

The Catoosa County Recreation Department is announcing that it is once again hosting the Dizzy Dean 7-Year-Old Baseball World Series from July 15-22 at Jack Mattox Park located between Fort Oglethorpe and Ringgold.

TRENTON: Busy weeks in Dade County

The last two weeks in Dade County have been unusually busy.

FORT OGLETHORPE: Sen. Isakson to speak

The Catoosa County Area Chamber of Commerce announces Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., will be the speaker at the networking luncheon on Thursday, June 3, at 11:50 a.m.

TRENTON: State of Dade festival continues Saturday

Wow! Trenton, Dade County has and still is rocking. U.S. 11 Antique Alley was great and finished Sunday the 6th with a rain shower.

FORT OGLETHORPE: Love Loud event comes to Cedar Hill Baptist

Cedar Hill Baptist Church will host a Love Loud event todaySaturday featuring a free 50's concert at 6 p.m. by Kenny Evans from the American Oldies Theatre in Pigeon Forge.

FORT OGLETHORPE: Smith, Heiskell receive awards

Shirley Smith and Bebe Heiskell were the recipients of the Fort Oglethorpe Kiwanis Club's 2010 Distinguished Service Awards.

TRENTON: ‘Great Strides’ event for cystic fibrosis

“Great Strides,” the Dade County event for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, takes place today at the field at Dade County High School.

FORT OGLETHORPE: Franks nominated for Top Bluegrass Artist

Randall Franks, best known as "Officer Randy Goode" from TV's “In The Heat Of The Night,” has been included in the 2010 Diamond Awards as a nominee for one of the Top 10 Bluegrass Artists.

FORT OGLETHORPE: Cruise-In set for Saturday on U.S. 27

The Downtown Development Authority of Fort Oglethorpe is sponsoring a Cruise-In on Saturday.

TRENTON: Dade Economic Improvement group meets Tuesday

Dade Economic Improvement Inc. meets Tuesday at Randy’s at 5 p.m.