• ChristChurch Presbyterian opens counseling ministry

    ChristChurch Presbyterian Church of Dalton has announced the opening of The Rapha House, a Christian-based community counseling ministry. The Rapha House is at 111 Ella Lane, on the ChristChurch property just behind the church on Tibbs Road. “Rapha” is Hebrew for “to heal, to restore to health.”

    November 9, 2013

  • Misty Watson: You are beautiful because ...

    I had one of those mornings Monday.

    November 6, 2013

  • This Week in The Civil War, for week of Sunday, Nov. 3

    Confederate President Jefferson Davis ordered one of his most capable commanders, James Longstreet, to send forces against Union rivals and advance toward Knoxville, Tenn.

    November 3, 2013

  • The Rev. G. David Henderson: The importance of receiving Jesus’ secrets

    One of the most beautiful and comforting Scriptures in the Bible, “He that dwelleth in the secret place, shall abide under the shadow of the almighty” (Psalms 91:1), is reliable biblical evidence that the Holy Spirit desires to privately teach today’s followers of Jesus biblical and spiritual secrets that our pastor, favorite religious book author, including our most favorite radio and TV minister might have never been taught — or wrongly thought such secrets not prevalent for today’s religion.

    November 2, 2013

  • Guild's First Friday is today

    The Creative Arts Guild’s First Friday today features three artists in two galleries plus the debut of A Festival of Trees.

    November 1, 2013

  • Historical society to hear about Caney Creek Village

    Debbie Moore, a native of Bradley County, Tenn., will present a documentary on “The History of the Caney Creek Village” at the Whitfield-Murray Historical Society’s Sunday, Nov. 10, meeting at 2:30 p.m. at Crown Gardens and Archives.

    October 28, 2013

  • This Week in The Civil War, for week of Sunday, Oct. 27

    With Ulysses S. Grant on the scene in Chattanooga, federal forces in late October 1863 quickly began resupplying and adding new troops in the city besieged by Confederate forces on high ground nearby.

    October 27, 2013

  • Serving neighbors around the world

    First Baptist Church of Dalton will host a gift market called Lydia’s Market, featuring products from near and far, Nov. 1-4 in the church’s atrium.

    October 26, 2013

  • The Rev. Rodney B. Weaver: ‘If you are a bully …’

    In recent years the issue of bullying in our public school system has come to the forefront. Children seeking an education have been the recipients of cruel, brutal outbursts. Stronger intimidating students have taken advantage of their peers. The form of bullying is not always physical, but mental and/or emotional. The invention of cellphones and computers has seen bullying in the cyberspace arena as well.

    October 26, 2013

  • Local professor gets two Faulkner awards for play, short story

    Nancy Mason, assistant professor of Spanish at Dalton State College, was recently named a winner in two categories of the William Faulkner Literary Competition.

    October 25, 2013