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Lunch assistance program continues this year
More than $3,500 raised and a total of 70 students fed.
Those are the kind of results Marietta Hall could only dream of one year ago, when the concerned parent launched a School Lunch Program Assistance Group to provide for children in the Whitfield County school system unable to afford a daily meal.
Hitting the notes
Northwest Whitfield High School senior James Hoskins can carry a tune.
He always has.
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Commissioners looking into dog death
The Whitfield County Board of Commissioners has asked for a report on why the county animal shelter recently killed a dog it should not have.
Man arrested on incest charge
A Cohutta man was arrested by the Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office Wednesday night and charged with incest, aggravated sodomy and aggravated child molestation.
Man charged with molestation
A woman who was checking her husband’s Facebook account discovered he was sending nude photos to a girl “possibly 15 years old,” according to a Whitfield County Sheriff’s Office report.
Police arrest two for meth sales
Two women were arrested after they sold meth to an undercover informant, Dalton Police said.
Werner and Mary Braun: Feeling at home
Have you ever noticed that lots of times when you ask someone you’ve met, perhaps on vacation, “Where are you from?” they answer perhaps like this, “I live in Dalton, Georgia, but I grew up in Michigan.” I know Mary does. It is my sense that this isn’t because they are unhappy with where they live but rather that they have a “feeling” about home.
One step at a time
Walter “Chick” McGill is passionate about his country.
The 68-year-old pastor, originally from Tennessee, even fought for his homeland in Vietnam.
Man gets three years for attempted child molestation
One of two men arrested in an undercover operation targeting child predators was sentenced Wednesday in Murray County to three years in prison followed by seven years on probation.
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