Alcohol sales law could shrink Fort Oglethorpe - WRCBtv.com | Chattanooga News, Weather & Sports

Alcohol sales law could shrink Fort Oglethorpe

Posted: Updated:

FORT OGLETHORPE, GA (Times Free Press) -- No booze, you lose.

In four words, that's what seems in store for Fort Oglethorpe as local lawmakers prepare legislation in Atlanta to deannex 42 acres on Battlefield Parkway from the Georgia city.

Fort Oglethorpe forbids Sunday alcohol sales, so the parcel will become part of Catoosa County, where voters in November approved Sunday sales of beer, wine and alcohol.

Northwest Georgia Bank sought the deannexation on behalf of an unnamed developer who wants potential restaurants and retailers to have the Sunday sales option.

Read more from our news partner the Times Free Press.

Powered by WorldNow
Can't find what you're looking for?

WRCB-TV
900 Whitehall Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405
(423) 267-5412

WRCB Jobs EEO | FCC Public Files

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WRCB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.