Looks for revenue streams to offset tax increase
With a tax increase imminent, Walker County Commissioner Bebe Heiskell is looking for revenue streams to offset the burden on taxpayers.
It wasn’t too long ago — about twice the time it takes to complete an associate’s degree — that Trevor Gant completed the GNTC automotive program. Now he is training other GNTC automotive students. At age 23, the Ringgold resident is already the shop foreman at Crown Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram.
Kevin Richardson’s job is like a big puzzle. A really big puzzle. He’s the school system transportation supervisor for Walker — the largest county in the state.
The numbers battle concerning the Rossville Library contines to wage on.
The city of Rossville is “headed in the right direction” when it comes to its finances, says Mayor Teddy Harris.
It doesn’t have to be the Tour de France.
At the crossroads intersection of Highways 193 and 136 a small orange and white dog has been surviving on his own for seven years.
Linda Brooks is used to begging.
Asbestos has been discovered in Chickamauga Senior Center, which is undergoing renovations.
Twin Lakes Nursery in LaFayette is all about berries.
In the middle of the country with no surrounding businesses, Villanow Animal Clinic sits in an old fire hall building.
Mingling with former classmates at his recent Rossville High School Class of 1959 reunion, Rossville’s Charles Lusk was optimistic.
Walker County Board of Education is banning the use of electronic or vapor cigarettes from school campuses within its jurisdiction.
The second annual Arms Around Chickamauga event is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 2 from 9 a.m. to noon. Twenty-four serving teams of 270 volunteers will pray and then fan out in the community.
The Rossville Downtown Development Authority will no longer have a paid director, said Mayor Teddy Harris.