The following area students were named to the spring 2020 Dean's List at Berry College.
Students who achieved academic excellence in their course work during the spring semester were recently recognized at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College. ABAC cites its top academic students each semester on the President’s Honor List, the Dean’s Honor List and the Distinguished Achievemen…
The Carpet Capital Association of Realtors (CCAR) is helping provide local healthcare workers with protective face shields during the COVID-19 crisis by donating funds to two Whitfield County Schools that are using their 3D printers to make face shields, in partnership with Shaw Industries.
The Lesche Woman’s Club has selected its 2020 scholarship recipients. Fernanda Hurtado-Cruz, Isha Mittal and Kaci Queen will receive scholarships from the oldest ladies’ literary club in Georgia, founded in Dalton in 1890.
The Anna Shaw Children's Institute (ASCI), 1201 Burleyson Road, holds a family support class on Tuesday, June 2, at 6 p.m. in the Southern Magnolia Rooms on first floor of the facility. ASCI follows social and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines.
In the next few weeks, eight Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) students will compete in the Phi Beta Lambda 2020 National Leadership Online Experience, which will be held virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dr. Ashish Kabir, a new physician at Hamilton Physician Group-Neurology, says helping to reduce pain and suffering of others has been a goal of his since childhood.
Hamilton Medical Center (HMC) is encouraging community members to be aware about the dangers of stroke and steps to take to avoid stroke. May is National Stroke Awareness Month.
With the help of some staff members, a Ridgewood Health and Rehabilitation resident was able to celebrate her 70th wedding anniversary with her husband, all while social distancing.
The Dalton Elks Lodge No. 1267 is proud to announce that local high school senior Tyson Langford has been awarded a $4,000 Legacy Scholarship. This very special award was granted to only six seniors in the state of Georgia.
Seven local high school "top science students" each received a $2,000 scholarship from Physicians' Health Services (PHS) to be used for attending an accredited university.
More than 4,000 students graduated from Georgia State University in the spring of 2020 and were honored by the university with a virtual celebration on May 6. Spring 2020 graduates are invited to return to the university to participate in an in-person, formal commencement when it is safe to …
Highland Rivers Health has launched an updated version of its website that includes four videos about the agency, as well as making its content available in Spanish. The updated site includes a new color scheme and photos of local communities the agency serves. The address of the Highland Ri…
The Creative Arts Guild will host an online Culinary Cooking class titled “Virtual Date Night or Night in with Friends” on Friday at 6. Participants will prepare delicious meals in their kitchen while Chef Jasa Joseph leads them through each step. The meal is shrimp scampi with zucchini and …
AdventHealth Murray is celebrating National Nurses Week from May 6 to May 12 to show appreciation for AdventHealth Murray nurses and the invaluable contributions they make in health care every day.
The University of Mississippi celebrates more than 5,400 candidates for graduation in the class of 2020 during a live, virtual celebratory event on Saturday.
Quinton Memorial Health and Rehabilitation hosted a parade for residents and family members on May 1. Visitation has been restricted since early March to protect residents from COVID-19.
Like most other organizations, the Rotary Club of Dalton has been dramatically affected by the COVID-19 pandemic as quarantine and social distancing prevent its members from holding their regular weekly meetings.
Cory Reeves, who most recently served as vice president and chief financial officer of AdventHealth Gordon, AdventHealth Murray and the Southeast region, has been named president and chief executive officer of AdventHealth Hendersonville in North Carolina. He assumed leadership of AdventHeal…
Recently, the Dalton Shrine Club was honored with the Forest Adair Memorial Cup Award given by Yaarab Shrine which recognizes the outstanding efforts of Dalton Shrine Club in the areas of positive club growth, positive attitudes, increase in raising funds and supporting Shriners Hospitals fo…
Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS) recently announced its new round of AWS Educate Ambassadors including Georgia Northwestern Technical College's Dwight Watt, Computer Information Systems Technology instructor, who will serve a two-year appointment.
Georgia United Foundation is excited to name four Georgia high school seniors as recipients of their 2020 High School Scholarship Competition, including Southeast Whitfield's Emily Allen. This marks the 26th year of the scholarship program, named for the credit union's founder Vernon E. Carn…
The Old Spring Place Methodist Church Committee of the Whitfield-Murray Historical Society announces that there will be an estate sale to benefit the old church on Friday and Saturday, May 15-16.
“Jesus, Pope Francis and a Protestant Walk Into a Bar” is the name of a new online Sunday school series offered by Dalton’s First Presbyterian Church beginning Sunday and open to all who may be missing their adult Sunday school class experience.
There was an immediate connection made between Carpet Capital Association of Realtors (CCAR) and Greater Dalton Habitat for Humanity upon learning more about Habitat's Hand-Up Home Repair Program.
On Friday at noon, folks will be able to enjoy a free live-streamed concert during QuaranTunes @ Noon featuring award-winning singer-songwriter Earl Brackin.
The Board of Commissioners of the Water, Light and Sinking Fund, the governing body of Dalton Utilities, holds a meeting on Monday at 2 p.m. Due to Gov. Brian Kemp's ruling on shelter-in-place and social distancing concerning COVID-19, this meeting will be accessible to the public online.
This Week's Circulars
James Mooney Sr., age 85 of Chatsworth, passed away Wednesday, June 3, 2020, at his residence surrounded by his family. He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Sarah Mooney: all his siblings: stepson, Russell Brown. James is survived by his loving wife Inez Mooney: children and s…
Geraldine Hadley, age 55, of Dalton, Georgia passed away Wednesday, June 3, 2020. Arrangements are made by independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave. Dalton, GA 30721; 706-529-5371.
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- Area Arrests for June 3
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- Area Arrests for June 4
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