The League of Women Voters of the Dalton Area meets on Thursday, Aug. 8, at 6 p.m. at the Mack Gaston Community Center. The speaker is Whitfield County Board of Commissioners Chairman Lynn Laughter on the "State of the County." Her topics will include the current budget, plans for the SPLOST (Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax) advisory committee and more. The public is invited, and questions will be taken from the audience.
The League of Women Voters seeks to inform voters about local issues as well as to safeguard voting rights.