Progress 2012: Quality of Life

Progress 2012: Quality of Life
  • rr archival 1.jpg Return of the Roadrunners

    In an area known more for carpet weaving skills and the success of its high school football players, there was a time when Dalton was also known as the home of one of the most colorful, successful and mythic basketball programs in the state.

    April 4, 2012 4 Photos

  • MSUMCChurch at Christmas 2011.jpg 150 years strong

    Many members of Mineral Springs United Methodist Church like to refer to it as “my little church.”

    April 4, 2012 3 Photos

  • HouseCrownMillVillage.jpg Greenways could help revitalize one of Dalton’s oldest neighborhoods

    Flora Caldwell and her husband have lived in Dalton’s Crown Mill Village area for more than 50 years.
    “Our relatives lived in our house before us. Caldwells or Caldwell-related folks have been living here for a hundred years or longer,” she said.

    April 4, 2012 3 Photos

  • NGA Speedway_ 18.jpg Speed and survival

    Since the first race on a Sunday afternoon in 1965, change has been the theme of North Georgia Speedway. Another theme is survival.

    April 4, 2012 5 Photos

  • Guild Gallery to Snow Queen 2009 062.jpg The Creative Arts Guild

    Founded in 1963 by a small group of committed citizens, the Creative Arts Guild is the oldest community arts organization in the state of Georgia and the only multidisciplinary facility in northwest Georgia.

    April 4, 2012 4 Photos

  • Heart of Stone family.jpg ‘Heart of stone’ mystery revealed

    It takes an astute eye to locate — but there it is, unmistakably — a rock set in the stone tower on Fort Mountain in the shape of a heart.

    April 4, 2012 2 Photos