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LaFayette library reopens with updated appearance

The new LaFayette-Walker County Library is now open to the public.

Colonnade’s ‘Home for Christmas’ concert features Rogers Dec. 18

“Home for Christmas” is featuring country music star James Rogers, of Rock Spring, in concert at the Colonnade Dec. 18 at 7 p.m.

Digital sign in downtown Ringgold stirs debate

Ringgold City Council is delaying its verdict on the controversial digital sign in downtown Ringgold’s Citizens Park until Jan. 12. After discussing the subject briefly, Mayor Joe Barger asked to delay the digital sign talks during last week’s council meeting.

CWC sells ornaments to benefit local charities

Still have a spot on your tree for the perfect ornament? Chickamauga Woman’s Club sells three-dimensional metal ornaments of Gordon Lee Memorial High School and the historic Gordon-Lee Mansion year-round. The club began selling the ornaments three years ago.

Catoosa Stocking Full of Love fills hearts, wishes

About 750 motorcycles took off with toys in tow in this year’s 27th annual Catoosa County Stocking Full of Love Toy Run.

Walker County Farm/City Tour a hit

Walker County Extension Agent Norman Edwards wants to show visitors how diverse agriculture is in Walker County and the technology and methods used in today’s agricultural production.

RHS using classroom learning to solve real-world problems

At Ridgeland High School, a 2013 finalist for the STEM education awards for all high schools in Georgia, students use aquaponics to raise massive fish and grow plants to raise money for the school.

Rossville center offers free Christmas dinner Dec. 14

Those in need of a meal are invited to partake in turkey, dressing, green beans, potatoes, dessert, rolls and sweet tea at the Rossville Athletic Center Sunday, Dec. 14 from 2-5 p.m.

Sexual Assault Center changes name

Sexual Assault Center of Northwest Georgia may have shortened its name to simply Sexual Assault Center, but the services offered are still the same — and are still needed, according to Executive Director Kathie Logan.

Final shows of ‘Season of Light’ are Dec. 14, 16

Smith Planetarium, which draws crowds from all over North Georgia and as far as Chattanooga, is presenting the “Season of Light” program this holiday season.

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