editor's pick

Ricky Robertson grew up next to the site of Whitfield County’s newest fire station. He still lives two driveways to the south, right next to two more longtime residents, his parents.

We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!

editor's pick

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.

featured editor's pick

Morris Innovative High School's Jairo Cruz Flores received second place in the Latin American Association's art contest, and since the contest launched in 2016, he is the first individual from outside the Atlanta metropolitan area to finish in the top three.

featured editor's pick

With temperatures starting to cool and leaves beginning to change colors, many north Georgia residents will be tempted to get outdoors. Maybe they'll be camping out and starting a campfire. Maybe they'll be raking leaves and burning them. Maybe they'll have a bonfire and invite friends over.

editor's pick

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.

featured editor's pick

Park Creek School's Exceptional Student Services (ESS) department received some welcome recognition — and boxes of classroom supplies — last week from Mandy Blankenship and Keller Williams Realty of Greater Dalton.

featured editor's pick

Wiley Dailey, deputy superintendent of school improvement and data analysis for Dalton Public Schools, shared "good news" about graduation rates in the system with members of the Board of Education during their meeting last Monday.

editor's pick

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.

featured editor's pick

The Whitfield County Board of Commissioners could decide Monday night whether to give the go-ahead to a rezoning request needed to bring some 225 apartment units to Broadrick Drive near Hamilton Medical Center.

featured editor's pick

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…

Murray County tax bills for the 2019 tax year were recently mailed to Murray County residents. It has come to our attention that our vendor, whom we have contracted with for the past two years to print and mail our tax bills, has had some technical problems with this year's tax mailings. The…

editor's pick

ATLANTA — Lawmakers voiced concern during budget meetings last month that layoffs, job freezes and furloughs will have negative impacts on state government but they may be necessary to comply with the governor's cost-cutting mandate.

featured editor's pick

With motivational speeches, team-building activities and interactive experiences, hundreds of high school students from around northwest Georgia learned how to be better leaders at the sixth annual Youth Leadership Summit on Tuesday.

editor's pick

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 pick featured

Dalton City Administrator Jason Parker on Thursday said in an email to Whitfield County Administrator Mark Gibson that the county "has not acted in good faith and, thus far, does not follow the law in negotiating the service delivery strategy."

editor's pick featured

A former Georgia State Patrol trooper charged on Wednesday with making false statements and writings could face more charges once the case is turned over to the District Attorney’s Office, a Georgia Bureau of Investigation agent said.

ATLANTA — Georgia will host a Democratic presidential debate in November, highlighting the state’s importance on the national stage as Democratic hopefuls eye rural voters.

editor's pick

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.

featured editor's pick

Dalton's John Davis Recreation Center is starting to show its age, according to some members of a citizens advisory committee that will make recommendations to the county Board of Commissioners for projects to be funded by a planned 2020 Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST).

editor's pick featured

The Dalton Little Theatre is bringing "The Laramie Project," a play that is said to have helped attenuate prejudice and instill tolerance through productions across the world since its premiere in 2000 in Colorado, to the community this weekend and next.

featured editor's pick

A Dalton man was arrested Monday after Calhoun police say he stole a truck, abandoned it after the owner gave chase, and then hid in another truck, only to be found with a backpack full of drugs, jewelry, money and tools commonly used for break-ins, police say.

editor's pick

Candidates for Dalton mayor and Board of Education have been invited to take part in a candidates forum Thursday night at 6:30 at Delray Farms Fresh Market at 2518 E. Walnut Ave. The event is open to the public.

editor's pick

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 pick featured

Whitfield County Board of Commissioners members say they will not agree to meet with Dalton City Council members concerning the service delivery agreement that covers the county unless city officials tell them exactly what portions of the agreement the city wants to renegotiate and explain h…

featured editor's pick

The Whitfield County Fire Department will officially open its newest fire station on Friday at 10 a.m. The county will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Fire Station 12 at 2446 S. Riverbend Road.

editor's pick

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.

featured editor's pick

Senior Myah Bishop, a three-sport athlete who is also involved with school activities that include the student council and the Spanish Club, was crowned Dalton High School's 2019 Homecoming queen Monday morning.

editor's pick featured

The Dalton City Council voted 3-1 Monday night to approve an agreement with John Cowman, president of JLC AirShow Management in Rome, for a “Wings Over Dalton” air show May 9-10, 2020, at the Dalton Municipal Airport.

ATLANTA — A reality TV personality fought and won a battle against the University System of Georgia for transgender rights, but he said Monday the war for health care benefits for the trans community is not over.

This Week's Circulars

Obituaries

Jeffery A. Gill, 47, of Dalton, passed away Monday, Oct. 14, 2019. Arrangements have been entrusted to independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave., Dalton; (706) 529-5371.