Three finalists selected for Walker Rocks Start-up Challenge
Georgia DOT advises motorists on State Route (SR) 157 in Walker County that maintenance crews will begin today their work on repairing and deep...
Great news for the region!
After a hiatus of several years, the Northwest Georgia balloon festival is returning, this time to Richard B. Russell Airport in Rome (304 Russell Field Rd NE).
The Georgia Department of Transportation is proud to announce the selection of Grant Waldrop as the new District Six Engineer.
The Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation has awarded Walker County Emergency Services (WCES) a grant valued at $14,385. The funds will be used to purchase 21 Seek Thermal Imaging Cameras (TICs) and accessories.
The Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Office has ruled a June 19th, mobile home fire in Catoosa County arson. Additional, a reward of up to...
Rome, Georgia can expect to see a few more famous faces as the booming entertainment industry in the peach state once again brings a film crew into Floyd County. Director and mega star, Clint Eastwood, is filming his newest movie, “The Mule” starring Bradley Cooper who plays a 1980's desperate man (Colin Bates) who takes a WWII veteran (Eastwood as Earl Stone) on a simple business trip that turns out to include $3 million dollars worth of cocaine, unbeknownst to to Earl.
Work could begin soon on resurfacing Hwy 27/State Route 1 in Walker County. Georgia DOT has recently awarded a contract to Northwest Georgia Paving, Inc. of Calhoun, Georgia, valued at over five million dollars for a construction project to resurface an 11-mile portion of the highway. The project includes 11.520 miles of milling and plant mix resurfacing on US 27, beginning south of Grant Street and extending to the Catoosa County line.
The City of LaFayette Annual Freedom Festival is Friday, June 29, 2018. There will be lots of fun including live music, arts and crafts vendors, food vendors, inflatables, an eating contest, free swim time, an old timers' game, and more.