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Catoosa hires Forgey to help with Hutcheson bankruptcy proceedings

Unschooled on the subtleties of hospital finances, Catoosa County officials hired an expensive tutor.

Remco Business Center holds lots of ‘hidden gems’

Many locals may be familiar with the Cracker Barrel in Ringgold, but not realize what is located beside it.

Steps 2 Hope almost ready to start Ringgold home build

Steps 2 Hope Executive Director Mark Wilson needs to recruit 1,100 volunteers to build a home for wounded war veteran Jason Smith. The home build in Ringgold will take seven days.

Local illusionist Maxwell making magic for Center for Hope

God has worked miracles in Jaden Maxwell’s life, he says.

Sandra Deal visits Battlefield Primary School

Georgia First Lady Sandra Deal is traveling across the state to bring the story of “TJ’s Discovery” to students.

Chamber hosting business seminar

Catoosa County Chamber of Commerce is hosting Road Map to Successful Business Ownership Thursday, March 26 beginning at 6 p.m. at the Colonnade.

Go Georgia Arts hosts first Paint and Sip Party

Go Georgia Arts Ringgold Center is open for business and now offering Paint and Sip Parties the second and fourth Thursdays of each month beginning at 7 p.m. The cost is $30 per person including supplies.

Boyd’s Speedway opens for season

Race car drivers will rev their engines in a race around the dirt track at Boyd’s Speedway in Ringgold beginning Saturday, March 21 at 7 p.m.

Barefoot March fundraiser aims to collect shoes for needy

Eleven locals are going on a mission — barefoot.

Ringgold to erect honorary plaque on Barger Bridge

Despite Mayor Joe Barger telling the Ringgold Council not to worry about erecting a plaque in his name, the council unanimously approved to place a plaque commemorating the longtime mayor on the newly named Barger Bridge. Pedestrians will be able to walk across the bridge soon to the Ringgold Depot.

VFW Post 3679 hoping for veterans space at Hutcheson

Post 3679 Service Officer Larry Hester is hoping to partner with Hutcheson Medical Center to dedicate an entire floor to the care of veterans.

Commission looks closer at codes update

After nearly two years of work, Catoosa County is looking forward to updating its development ordinances — the Catoosa County Commission just has to review the updated 3-inch stack of documents before approval.

FCC and SAC host inaugural fundraisers in Ringgold, Rock Spring

“A Night at the Oscars” is coming to the Ringgold Depot Saturday, March 21 at 6 p.m. to raise funds for the Family Crisis Center.

Ringgold’s Digital Sign Committee now meeting monthly

First, a digital sign committee was created. And, per the city charter, would have been appointed by the mayor.

Annual FCA Home Team Banquet packs the house

Six hundred guests turned out to The Colonnade in Ringgold for the Lookout Mountain Fellowship of Christian Athletes Home Team Banquet, allowing the event to meet its fundraising goal.