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.

• Bethel A.M.E. Church Bible study and prayer service is on a conference line.

• Bethel A.M.E. Church Bible study and prayer service is on a conference line. Dial (775) 799-9148 and you will be connected directly with church family members.

Berry College in Rome recently announced its newest class of graduates, including the following area graduates:

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…

• Bethel A.M.E. Church Bible study and prayer service is on a conference line. Dial (775) 799-9148 and you will be connected directly with church family members.

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 …

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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…

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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…

• Bethel A.M.E. Church Bible study and prayer service is on a conference line.

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As a precautionary measure, all Hamilton Health Care System hosted and sponsored events and support groups have been canceled/postponed for May 2020.

“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.

• Bethel A.M.E. Church Bible study and prayer service is on a conference line. Dial (775) 799-9148 and you will be connected directly with church family members.

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.

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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.

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Obituaries

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.