Local News

February 10, 2014

Other closings, delays, cancellations and postponements

• The Whitfield County Board of Commissioners has delayed the opening of all non-essential county buildings, including the courthouse, until 10 a.m. today. Please check the county weather line (706-876-1660) or county website (www.whitfieldcountyga.com) for updates after 6 a.m.

This delay does not apply to any essential personnel including all members of the sheriff’s office.

• The Varnell City Council meeting scheduled for tonight has been moved to Tuesday, Feb. 18.

• The Whitfield County Transit Service is closed today. The decision follows protocol that the transit service is closed when the Whitfield County school system is closed because of inclement weather.

• Murray County Transit is closed today.

• All campuses of Georgia Northwestern Technical College are closed today.

• The Whitfield County Republican Party meeting scheduled for tonight has been changed to Tuesday, March 11, at 7 p.m. at the Mack Gaston Community Center in Dalton. Jason Halliburton, first vice chairman of the Georgia Black Republican Council, remains the guest speaker.

• The Greater Dalton Chamber of Commerce Morning Mixer and Chamber Connections this week have been rescheduled. The Morning Mixer at King Door will be Tuesday, Feb. 18, from 8 to 9 a.m. while the Chamber Connections at Outback Steakhouse will be Friday, Feb. 21, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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