State officials are reminding people to be safe on Georgia's waterways during the upcoming holiday weekend. More>>
A little boy finds marijuana in his shoe and police say his mother is to blame. More>>
A Whitfield County sheriff's detective is expected to be okay after he was pinned up against a car, driven by a suspect who was trying to run from police. More>>
Georgia transportation officials plan to suspend many construction-related lane closures for the upcoming holiday weekend. More>>
Miller Jones and Dennis Mock filed papers by Wednesday's deadline to have their names on the November 4th ballot. More>>
A north Georgia community is shocked to learn a teenager has been doing lewd acts in public places. Now why police are charging him with a felony.
A north Georgia community is shocked to learn a teenager has been doing lewd acts in public places. Now why police are charging him with a felony.More>>
A woman arrested last year in Georgia for a 1987 Ohio stabbing has pleaded guilty to a murder charge and been sentenced to 15 years to life in prison. More>>
Each of the dogs in Canine Assistants' latest graduating class has a story, but the name and story behind a certain dog is one that touched people across the country. More>>
A Georgia state senate committee is hosting a hearing this week to discuss the findings of a study on school discipline strategies. More>>
This is a small victory for some north Georgia families who have been rallying to legalize the use of medical cannabis.
Gwinnett County police say a 73-year-old woman shot through a door and wounded suspected burglar as he approached her bedroom. More>>
Dalton residents are upset about kudzu invading their yards. It's growing from government property belonging to the Georgia Department of Transportation. More>>
A stabbing victim from early Thursday morning in Dalton in expected to recover. The Dalton Police Department in investigating the incident that happened on Underwood Circle around 12:20 a.m.
There were 63,800 jobs in Dalton in July, down by 300, or 0.5%, from June. More>>
Georgia police say they suspect that men on a freeway overpass tossed rocks weighing up to 25 pounds onto cars traveling on Interstate 985, severely damaging at least two vehicles. More>>
Gov. Nathan Deal says 82 Georgia communities will receive nearly $40 million in grant funding to work on local economic growth projects. More>>
Georgia wildlife officials are encouraging deer hunters to fill out an online application that will allow them to participate in this season's deer quota hunt. More>>
Prosecutors have dropped the case against a Whitfield County, Georgia man who used profanity while talking to a police dispatcher in June. More>>
Health Departments in the north Georgia counties of Cherokee, Fannin, Gilmer, Murray, Pickens and Whitfield will once again offer "drive-by flu shot clinics".
A proposed natural gas line would cut right through several counties in our area. Some affected property owners tell us this isn't the first time they've had to deal with this type of interruption, but they're hoping it's the last.
United Way Little Free Libraries were recently placed in Whitfield County Parks. The Little Free Libraries offer a way to share good things to read.
New details in the story of two Whitfield County Animal Control employees who euthanized the wrong dog.
Federal wildlife officials are hosting a series of information sessions about a proposal to list a type of bat as endangered after a disease found in Georgia wiped out part of the species. More>>
It's all about learning by doing in a new curriculum adopted by Dalton Public Schools called "Studio E" and it's being phased in as a trial year with MIHS freshmen.
State labor officials say Georgia's unemployment rate has risen to 7.8%. More>>
One person is in custody after a three hour police standoff in Dalton.
Dalton Police Officer Michael Houck responded to a vehicle accident Monday, which put him in the right place at the right time to save a choking baby. More>>
Federal authorities say 13 people have been indicted in connection with an alleged counterfeiting ring that involved fake bills manufactured in Israel being circulated in the United States. More>>
The Paulding County Sheriff's Office is announcing plans to add dozens of high-resolution cameras along the Silver Comet Trail in the wake of an attack that left a jogger severely injured. More>>
One person was hit and killed by a train late Monday night in Dalton. More>>
Whitfield County Sheriff Investigators are trying to identify the individual killed by a train Monday night.
Dalton Police need your help in their search for a man who used a stolen debit card. Investigators believe he may live near the Atlanta area because after the stolen card was used in Dalton, it was later used at a store along the I-75 corridor towards Cartersville.
As students head back to class, one North Georgia school is preparing for dozens of immigrant children. "Newcomer Academy" is created specifically for minors who've fled Central America. And though there's nationwide criticism, local teachers say they're welcoming the kids with open arms.
Bartow County sheriff's officials are investigating an attempted attack on a state park trail in Cartersville. More>>
Dalton-based Shaw Industries has won several honors in the flooring industry, which recognized the company's product portfolio, design sustainability and customer service. More>>
The second American aid worker recently diagnosed with Ebola in west Africa is en route to Atlanta. More>>
Gordon County deputies are searching for a man wanted in connection with the death of a Calhoun man. More>>
The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) is holding a special recruitment for job seekers who qualify for On-the-Job-Training (OJT), a federal program to help get unemployed workers back into the labor force. More>>
J.R. Martinez is a Dalton High School graduate and army veteran. In 2003, he hit a roadside bomb in Iraq and suffered burns on a third of his body. Monday he returned home with an inspirational message for some of his former teaches, coaches and classmates. More>>
States allow purchases (with limitations) without collecting sales tax, easing the financial burden of parents. More>>
A Georgia drive-in movie theater finished near the top of TripAdvisor's list of the top 10 drive-in movie theaters in the U.S.
A Georgia drive-in movie theater finished near the top of TripAdvisor's list of the top 10 drive-in movie theaters in the U.S.More>>
Officials from the Department of Health and Human Services say they're launching a training program to improve services offered to human trafficking victims. More>>
State transportation officials say they're planning to suspend road work near shopping centers to accommodate Georgians looking to save money during the upcoming tax holiday period. More>>
If you need to do some back-to-school shopping this is the weekend to do it.It's tax-free weekend for both Tennessee and Georgia. More>>
A long-time family-owned grocery store in Dalton is closing its doors for good.
Authorities say a 42-year-old woman is hospitalized after she was found badly beaten on the Silver Comet Trail northwest of Atlanta. More>>
After Whitfield County, Ga., deputies used a stun gun on a man on the run Monday morning, his accuser said she exaggerated her claims against him.
Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp has ordered a ballot recount in the Republican state school superintendent primary runoff.
A law, expected to be implemented in 2015, will allow state and local courts to draw unpaid fines from Georgians' state income tax returns. More>>
Family Dollar has struggled and has attempted to reinvigorate sales by lowering prices on almost 1,000 basic items. More>>
Georgia's governor has sent a letter to the president saying it is "unconscionable" that the federal government didn't communicate with his office before sending unaccompanied young migrants to the state. More>>
Dalton Police are asking for the public's help in finding who's responsible for defacing the Creative Arts Guild. T More>>
State regulators investigated an anonymous complaint alleging a Dalton factory illegally discarded chemical waste five months before an accident injured a worker. More>>
The investigation, spanning several months, was centered on the Discount Tobacco Food Mart business in Dalton, owned by Dhansukh Chhaganlal BhikaBhika. More>>
Georgia parents now can see how their children are performing compared to students with similar academic histories. More>>
Dalton Police say unwelcomed displays of graffiti "tagging" were painted at the Waugh Street facility.
The Georgia Lottery is celebrating its 21st anniversary and is partnering with Kia Motors to launch new games and promotions. More>>
Georgia residents were at the polls Tuesday voting for their candidate in the runoff election. More>>
A group of corrections agencies are planning to discuss a multi-jurisdictional initiative aimed at cracking down on jail gangs and the use of contraband. More>>
One Tennessee restaurant owner is making her opinion very clear by posting a 'Guns are Welcome' sign on the front door of her family-friendly establishment. More>>
Georgia Secretary of State Jack Kemp says the majority of early votes in Tuesday's runoff election have been received, though mail-in absentee ballots can still be cast. More>>
Several groups on the Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia borders want to connect the trial systems in the area and create one large trail in an effort to draw more adventure tourism into the area. More>>
A Whitfield County woman says she wants someone to be held accountable after the county animal shelter mistakenly euthanized her dog. More>>
A trial date has been set for a woman accused of killing a northwest Georgia store clerk. More>>
The Georgia Trial Lawyers Association and KidsAndCars.org are partnering to petition the White House to authorize research technologies that could prevent children from being left in hot cars. More>>
When the Emergency Medical Services team examined the suspect, he looked at a deputy. "Just take me to jail," he said. More>>
A Dalton police officer is credited with saving a dalmatian that was hit by a car on Walnut Avenue. More>>
The state of Georgia spared the life of a 68-year-old inmate one day before he was scheduled to be put to death. More>>
MAU Workforce Solutions is hiring to fill multiple positions in Chattanooga. More>>
Leaders in one of Georgia's largest counties are debating a proposed 17% property tax hike. More>>
Georgia is one of 11 states where lawmakers considered limited medical marijuana programs this year, but failed to pass the bill.
Her husband told investigators that it was not uncommon for Eoff to roll down a window and look out while backing.
The three men accused of aggravated sexual battery, a felony, also face the misdemeanor charge of sexual battery and two of them face sodomy charges. More>>
Georgia's governor is pushing clinical trials for a marijuana-derived drug that proponents say could help treat severe seizure disorders among children. More>>
Rep. John Lewis, one of the leading Freedom Riders of the civil rights movement in the 1960s, found himself inspiring social media after his tweet commemorating his release from jail more than a half-century ago. More>>
The Georgia Department of Transportation has awarded contracts to get $85 million worth of road improvements under way across the state. More>>
Dalton Police Department advises that the chemical is not poisonous but is an irritant.
Dalton Police Department advises that the chemical is not poisonous but is an irritant.More>>