Hamilton Medical Center's (HMC) Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is inviting former patients and families to a drop-in reunion event on Sunday, Dec. 8, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the lobby of the Anna Shaw Children's Institute.

For 27 years "The Nutcracker" ballet has been a tradition during the holiday season for the northwest Georgia region. "Nutcracker 2019," presented by the Dalton Arts Project, will feature more than 350 local and guest performers for eight performances: Friday, Dec. 13, at 7:30 p.m.; Saturday…

• Bethel A.M.E. Church invites the public to its Hour of Power Bible studies on Wednesdays at 6 p.m., followed by Bible study at 6:30 p.m. The church is at 620 Spring St.

Former Daily Citizen-News staff writer Mark Millican will sign copies of his book "Wild, But True, Stories of the Outdoors and Other Southernalia" this Saturday at two locations: Providence Ministries at the Village Shopping Center at 2410 Cleveland Highway from 10 a.m. to noon and the Oakwo…

Tickets for the annual Holiday Tour of Homes to benefit the Northwest Georgia Family Crisis Center are on sale. The event is Saturday, Dec. 7.

For the past 19 years, United Way of Northwest Georgia has celebrated Make a Difference Day on the fourth Friday and Saturday in October. This year was no exception, with $10,000 in grant funding provided by Brown Industries and Phenix Flooring, and a total of nine projects.

Eastbrook Middle School eighth-grader Maria Maldanado is the overall winner of the 2019 America Recycles Day Billboard Design Contest hosted by the Dalton-Whitfield Solid Waste Authority's program Target Recycling at School. The winning design is displayed on two billboards in Whitfield Coun…

Performances for the Creative Arts Guild and Ballet Dalton's 14th annual production of "The Snow Queen," a ballet based on the Hans Christian Andersen story by the same name, are Thursday and Friday, Nov. 21 and 22, at 7 p.m.; Saturday, Nov. 23, at 2 and 7 p.m.; and Sunday, Nov. 24, at 2 p.m…

• Antioch Baptist Church hosts its Fan Day/Friend Day/Family Day Sunday at 10:30 a.m. featuring singing by the 2x2 Southern Gospel Quartet. You are invited and encouraged to wear your favorite team colors. The church's 11th annual Chili Cook-Off is Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. Everyone is invited…

U.S. Air Force Airman Kim-Ngoc T. Tran graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. She is a 2019 graduate of Southeast Whitfield High School.

• Bethel A.M.E. Church invites the public to its Hour of Power Bible studies on Wednesdays at 6 p.m., followed by Bible study at 6:30 p.m. The church is at 620 Spring St.

T.J. and Danielle Kaikobad, owners of the Dalton restaurant Cyra’s – Simple Goodness, received the Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year Award from Access to Capital for Entrepreneurs Inc. (ACE) during its annual awards celebration on Oct. 3. The awards "celebrate both small-business owner…

The O.N. Jonas Foundation partners with the Creative Arts Guild and local school systems to bring quality art education programs to students in Dalton Public, Murray County and Whitfield County schools and several non-traditional schools. Jonas art education programs offer a variety of fine …

Juan Velasquez Tercero of Dalton was one of three inducted as members of Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity Inc. The inductees made history by becoming the first Latino fraternity at the University of North Georgia and the first Greek-lettered fraternal organization on UNG's Gainesville Campus.

Gordon C. Morehouse is a native of north Georgia and a graduate of Dalton High School. He received his bachelor of science degree in business administration with a major in accounting from the University of Tennessee-Knoxville. After his service in the military, he entered public accounting …

The 60th annual Kiwanis Club of Dalton Pancake Day will soon be here and members of the civic club invite everyone to help celebrate the annual event geared toward bringing the community together for a worthy cause -- helping the children of our area -- on the first Saturday in November.

The Georgia Department of Human Services, with whom North Georgia Community Action Inc. contracts, has announced that an Energy Assistance Program is expected to open on Friday with the beginning of the homebound/elderly application intake period. Homebound households are defined as those ho…

"I Love You to the Moon and Back," Remembering Our Babies' ninth annual family fun event, begins at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2, at Murray County High School. At 3 p.m. is a 5K Fun Run/2-Mile Walk (no registration fee), and at 6:30 p.m. there will be a candle-lighting ceremony in honor of the…