Fire damages building housing cabinet business (Updated 4:30 p.m.)
Fire officials hope to know more on Wednesday about what caused a fire at a brick building that was home to a cabinet business on Cleveland Highway.
Fast track training to move local residents into jobs
Even with double digit unemployment, some local companies still have trouble filling skilled positions. Now, a new state program will help Dalton area workers get the training they need to fill some of those jobs.
Dalton lags nation in household income
The Dalton metro area ranks near the bottom of the nation in terms of median household income, according to the Census Bureau.
Werner Braun: Orange Grove: Providing care, hope and meaningful work
One of the rewards of being in a club, for me the Capital City Rotary Club in Dalton, is getting to know more about all the good work being done by members of our local, and even our greater, community.
Stocks fall as government shutdown drags on
Investors sent the Standard & Poor’s 500 index to its lowest close in a month Monday as few signs emerged of a deal to end the U.S. government shutdown and raise the nation’s borrowing limit.
Werner Braun: 60-plus years of caring at Friendship House
Tonight is Friendship House’s annual spaghetti supper, but if you don’t have tickets yet, don’t miss out because you assume it’s too late. Just stop by Dalton’s First United Methodist Church and join hundreds of others who celebrate this annual tradition.
Unemployment falls in metro Dalton
Fewer layoffs and a rising number of jobs caused the unemployment rate in Metro Dalton to plummet in August.
Werner Braun: CARE and California law AB 2398
We all know that the state of California is often viewed as the nation’s trendsetter, a place thought of as always being a step “ahead of the game.”
Shaw Floors provides style for makeover for Purple Heart recipient on ‘Designing Spaces’
Flooring plays a critical part of any home’s functionality and décor. Tune in to see Shaw Floors on the popular home improvement show “Designing Spaces” airing on Lifetime TV Friday at 7:30 a.m. as the company donates flooring to the Taylor house for the program’s “Project Homeward Bound” series.
US home sales hit 6 1/2-year high but could slow soon
U.S. home sales rose last month to the highest level since February 2007 as buyers rushed to close deals before mortgage rates increased further.
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