|Judge for Whitfield and Murray County Loses Re-Election
Conasauga Judicial Court Judge David Blevins lost his re-election.
|Arson Arrests In Whitfield County Church Fire
Two young men are facing arson charges for a fire at a Whitfield County Church. Video
|Scrap Tire Dump in Whitfield County Causing Conerns
Thousand of tires piled up in a residential neighborhood causing a mosquito problem. Video
|Whitfield County Welcomes New Fire Chief
Edward O'Brien reports for duty in Whitfield County next Monday morning. Video
|Dalton's Unemployment Rate Ticks Up Slightly from April, Still Far Better than Last Year
The number of jobs in the Dalton metro area actually increased by about 400 new jobs. Video
|Man Connected to Mexican Drug Cartels Arrested in Whitfield County
Whitfield County narcotics investigators take down a man connected to a network of Mexican drug cartels operating out of the Atlanta area. Video
|Dalton Man Arrested for Setting Fire to His Own House
First-degree arson is a felony with a penalty of one to 20 years in prison and/or a fine of up to 50-thousand dollars. Video
|National Weather Service Confirms EF-1 Tornado Touchdown Near Cohutta Monday Night
The Enhanced Fujita scale classifies tornadoes into
the following categories:
EF0...weak......65 to 85 mph
EF1...weak......86 to 110 mph
EF2...strong....111 to 135 mph
EF3...strong....136 to 165 mph
EF4...violent...166 to 200 mph
|GOLDEN APPLE: Alissa Taylor from Valley Point Elementary
Alissa Taylor helps students in many ways, but the Valley Point Elementary school teacher strives to help children develop a love a reading. Video
|Hundreds Turn Out for Beaulieu of America Job Fair in Dalton
People lined up around the building this morning before doors even opened at the Beaulieu of America job fair.
150 jobs were up for grabs at the Georgia Department of Labor Career Center.
Officials say the company is growing and they want to get up to full capacity. Video
|Used Car Leads to Gun Altercation in Dalton
Modesto Cardenas was charged Monday with aggravated assault with a gun.
|Event to Help Homeowners Facing Foreclosure at Northwest Georgia Trade and Convention Center
The event is being sponsored by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs and HomeSafe Georgia.
|East Ridge Endangered Child Found Safe and Sound in Whitfield County
The boy's non-custodial father was arrested Monday and will face charges in East Ridge, pending extradition from Whitfield County. Video
Dalton schools lead area 10th graders through the first annual Teen Maze. Video
|Christa Penson Makes Skits Out of Math & Science Lessons
When Christa Penson was 9, she taught her 4 year old brother to read. That started her down a path of helping other students, as she worked her way through school. Now, she's the head of her own classroom at North Whitfield Middle School. Video
|Dalton Police Investigate Truck Theft
Anyone with information about this incident or the owner of the rollback two truck is asked to please contact Detective Sam Eaton at 706-278-9085, extension 158.
|Dalton Police: "Get Ready for School Zone Safety"
With the beginning of the new school year next week, the Dalton Police Department Traffic Enforcement Unit would like to remind motorists to use extreme caution as area children return from summer break. Motorists should be aware that delays are likely to occur on the roadways where schools are present due to congestion. Drivers should keep an eye out for children in crosswalks and while buses stop to load/unload.
|Saturday Marks Last Day of 2013 Dalton Farmer's Market
For more information, visit www.DowntownDalton.com or call the Downtown Dalton Development Authority at 706-278-3332.
|Dalton Police Arrest East Ridge Man for August 26th Car Burglary
Thanks to multiple tips from the public, the Dalton Police Department has obtained arrest warrants for Kenneth Raymond, 44, of East Ridge, Tennessee in connection with an August car burglary.
|Whitfield County Sheriff's Office Arrests Three People in Vandalism of Dalton Businesses
The Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office made three arrests today in the string of vandalisms to area businesses that happened on July 23rd.
|Dalton Police Identify Suspect in Vehicle Break-In: Odie Dwain Ellis
The Dalton Police Department has obtained warrants for 32-year-old Odie Dwain Ellis on charges of ID fraud, entering auto, credit card fraud, and credit card theft.
|Miraculous Mother Missi Roper Doesn't Know the Meaning of Free Time
Missi Roper loves working with children, even those who aren't hers. Whether she's helping out at school or on a basketball court, Missi aims to impact others by being a good role model and showing them how to be their best. Video