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Editor's note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.

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Dalton Utilities' proposed 2019 budget forecasts some $224 million in revenue next year, up from a projected $210.7 million this year, about a 6.3 percent increase. And officials say a large, new industrial customer will be driving a large part of that revenue increase.

The League of Women Voters will hold a candidates forum on Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Mack Gaston Community Center. Those invited to participate are the candidates for state senator and the two candidates for Whitfield County school board. The forum should be of interest to residents who are …

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A 25-year-old woman called 911 shortly before midnight Saturday night and told an operator she had shot her father "because he was molesting my son. I walked in and saw him." A news release from Whitfield County Sheriff Scott Chitwood, however, said the “evidence collected at the scene did n…

Editor's note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.

Editor's note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.

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Editor’s note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.

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Editor’s note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.

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The Dalton Board of Education unanimously approved the appointment of Meleia Bridenstine as principal of Brookwood School. Her appointment is effective Monday.

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ATLANTA — President Donald Trump may come to Georgia as part of a trip to see the storm-torn areas left in Hurricane Michael’s wake.

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After reaching a deal with one of the investors on the TV show "Shark Tank," Tripp Phillips, 12, says his next goal is to strike a deal with a major toy construction block manufacturer to get his product Le-Glue into every package they sell.

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Editor’s note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.

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ATLANTA — State troopers had loaded up their patrol cars with sleeping bags and pillows, 1,500 Georgia National Guardsmen stood ready and search-and-rescue teams were on standby as Hurricane Michael crashed ashore on the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday.

Hamilton Health Care System will hold a topping-off celebration for the Anna Shaw Children's Institute on Tuesday at 5 p.m. The event, celebrating the completion of the roof on the building, will be held on the top level of the new parking garage at the corner of Broadrick and Memorial drive…

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The liquidating trustee for Beaulieu Group, Beaulieu Trucking and Beaulieu of America has filed suit in federal bankruptcy court in Rome against Beaulieu founder Carl Bouckaert and two dozen others, including family members, Beaulieu executives and Beaulieu board members, as well as more tha…

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The Dalton Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman who took a cellphone left behind by a customer at Office Depot. The woman was recorded by store surveillance.

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Editor's note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.

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Editor’s note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.

A Dalton man whose wife reported him missing on Sept. 30 was found dead on Friday night in his truck near Carbondale Road in Whitfield County, according to the Dalton Police Department.

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Before Dalton High School teacher Randal Davidson fired a gun in his otherwise empty classroom earlier this year, he had two previous encounters with police that school officials knew about. But they are not saying what they did with that knowledge.

Editor's note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.

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ATLANTA — President Donald Trump may be talking about big-city national media outlets when he decries what he deems “fake news,” but reverberations are felt in far-flung local newsrooms.

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Whitfield County Environmental Health conducts inspections of restaurants and other food establishments. The inspectors may require a re-inspection. Restaurants and other food establishments are required by law to post their most recent inspection permit. The Daily Citizen-News lists areas w…

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A Florida man was convicted Thursday evening by a Murray County jury of two counts of cargo theft involving more than $160,000 worth of carpet from Mohawk Industries.

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Editor’s note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.

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Editor's note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.

The Dalton Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who “returned” items from a local hardware store for a refund. The only problem is that the man hadn’t purchased the items at all, he simply went into the store and loaded up a shopping cart and ripped off the …

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources, in cooperation with a number of other agencies including the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), will begin aerial drops of oral raccoon rabies vaccinations in the northwest Georgia region beginning Monday.

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The U.S. Fire Service will honor Battalion Chief John Chester IV of the Whitfield County Fire Department during the 37th National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service on Sunday. Chester, 56, died on May 18, 2017, from an aortic aneurysm after responding to an emergency call for a possible na…

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Editor's note: The Daily Citizen-News will upon request print a notice about anyone found not guilty of the charges listed in Area Arrests, or if the charges have been dropped. Call (706) 272-7723 and be prepared to provide documentation.