Katie Ward

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WW II veteran Johnson recalls war

Ninety-two-year-old Kenneth Johnson can still recall where he was and what he was doing Nov. 20-23, 1943. He was earning his first Purple Heart.

Hixson’s Jason Greer is ‘Humanitarian Hero’

American Red Cross Southeast Chapter Humanitarian Hero Award recipient Jason Greer, of Hixson, accepted his award at the Chattanoogan Hotel during the CHI Memorial Heroes Luncheon recently.

Fear Engineers opens Demise Haunted House at Winner’s Circle in Fort Oglethorpe

Fear Engineers is setting up scary scenes inside the all-new Demise Haunted House at Winner’s Circle.

Imagine That!

Local business turns kids’ dreams into realities

Rossville-based business Imagine That! Playhouses LLC ships fun creations all over the United States to clients.

Ringgold City Council denies committee’s recommendation, votes to put digital sign decision in city CVB’s hands

Despite the Ringgold Digital Sign Committee’s unanimous recommendation to City Council that the sign be put in front of First Tennessee Bank at 5038 Alabama Highway, that move is in limbo.

Partners Educating Georgia’s Future Workforce event a success

Partners Educating Georgia’s Future Workforce through the Georgia Department of Education is hosting events throughout Georgia, starting with a successful one at Heritage High School.

Revenue bumps have little effect on fiscal 2016 budgets

Both Catoosa County and Fort Oglethorpe are seeing increases in their revenues, but for different reasons.

Big Fat Fundraiser Oct. 15 benefits local missions

United Methodist Women of LaFayette UMC invite local women and their best friends to its Big Fat Fundraiser.

Phibbs Bar hosts Back Road Riders sight benefit Oct. 10

The Back Road Riders invite the community to come out to Phibbs Bar and Grill in Rock Spring Oct. 10 for a benefit to help restore Lisa “Peanut” Lovelady’s eyesight. The event runs from 3 p.m. to 1 a.m., during which time people can make a donation to the Lovelady family.

Empty Bowls for RMS to help feed local students in need

Ridgeland High School art students, local teachers and volunteers are creating 150 ceramic bowls to sell at the Empty Bowls for Rossville Middle School fundraiser.

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