• The Community Choir for the 22nd annual Smiley Gregg Benefit Concert has rehearsals on Thursday nights at 7 in August in the third floor music suite of Dalton First United Methodist Church. This year’s concert, “Give My Regards to Broadway,” is Sunday, Aug. 26, at 6 p.m. in the Dalton Firs…

The annual Souther reunion is Sunday at 1 p.m. in the fellowship hall of Deep Spring Baptist Church, 1786 Beaverdale Road. Lunch will be served.

State School Superintendent Richard Woods is seeking middle and high school students to be on his 2018-2019 Student Advisory Council. These students will meet with Woods to discuss the impact of state policies in the classroom, along with other issues related to education, and will be the su…

• The Community Choir for the 22nd annual Smiley Gregg Benefit Concert has rehearsals on Thursday nights at 7 in August in the third floor music suite of Dalton First United Methodist Church. This year's concert, "Give My Regards to Broadway," is Sunday, Aug. 26, at 6 p.m. in the Dalton Firs…

A barbecue dinner honoring the family, friends, supporters and volunteers of Dunagan Cemetery is Saturday, Aug. 18, at 6 p.m. at the Mount Vernon United Methodist Family Life Center. The meal will be prepared by master chef and donor Daniel Lewallen. Please RSVP to Kim Pickens at (706) 270-3…

The Creative Arts Guild welcomes Paula Plott Gregg to its teaching staff. She is a native Daltonian who began her formal artistic career in the local textile industry. Her work as a fine artist became known in the area after completing several residential and commercial murals. She currently…

Mike Harrington of the United Way of Northwest Georgia brought a group of Shaw Industries summer interns for a tour of RossWoods Adult Day Services.

Hamilton Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) has received the American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline EMS Silver Award for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks.

Vizient MidSouth recently recognized Hamilton Health Care System (HHCS) with the Leadership Excellence award. HHCS has received this award for three years in a row and is the only hospital to do so, as well as the only hospital to score in the top quartile in each evaluated focus areas.

Dalton Municipal Court Judge Robert Cowan has been elected to a leadership role in Georgia's Council of Municipal Court Judges. Cowan was elected to the council's Executive Committee as representative for District 7 which includes the Dalton area.

• The Community Choir for the 22nd annual Smiley Gregg Benefit Concert has rehearsals on Thursday nights at 7 in August in the third floor music suite of Dalton First United Methodist Church. This year’s concert, “Give My Regards to Broadway,” is Sunday, Aug. 26, at 6 p.m. in the Dalton Firs…

The Whitfield Healthcare Foundation, on behalf of Hamilton Medical Center's Cardiac Care Services, is the grateful recipient of proceeds from the 2018 Terry Wood Memorial Doubles Championships. Event proceeds of $4,528.59 were given to the foundation. The gift will help support the best in c…

After a July recess, the monthly meetings of the North Georgia Medical Group Managers Association reconvene on Thursday, Aug. 9, at the Dalton Golf & Country Club.

The University of Alabama awarded some 5,436 degrees during spring 2018 commencement May 4-6.

Georgia Southern University recently recognized approximately 1,400 students for excellence in academics on the spring 2018 President's List. To be eligible for the President's List, a student must have at least a 4.0 grade point average and carry a minimum of 12 hours for the semester. Loca…

Pine Grove Baptist Church will host the Duncan/Fincher Reunion, a covered dish lunch, in its gymnasium on Sunday, Aug. 5, starting at 12:30 p.m. Attendees are asked to bring a covered dish. The church is at 4004 Airport Road S.E.

• The Community Choir for the 22nd annual Smiley Gregg Benefit Concert has rehearsals on Thursday nights at 7 in August in the third floor music suite of Dalton First United Methodist Church. This year's concert, "Give My Regards to Broadway," is Sunday, Aug. 26, at 6 p.m. in the Dalton Firs…

Melissa Hodge, respiratory therapist, and Niki Gerber, surgical unit nurse, recently received the Hamilton Hero Award for displaying an extraordinary commitment to the values of Hamilton Health Care System during life-saving events.

Dalton-based Textile Rubber & Chemical Co. awarded this year's Joseph E. Willard Scholarship to Mary-Grayson Hamrick. Hamrick is a recent graduate of Collegiate High at Chattanooga State Community College and plans to use her scholarship to attend Lee University in Cleveland, Tenn., wher…