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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…

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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.

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It's a tiny bug, barely visible to the naked eye, but the hemlock wooly adelgid is causing big problems. The U.S. National Park Service reports it has killed around 80 percent of the hemlock trees in the Shenandoah National Park in Virginia and the Blue Ridge Parkway in Virginia and North Carolina

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When the Rev. James Kirklan started Praise in the Park in 2004, he wanted the event to "reflect on what the community represented, not just the church."

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The damaged oversized decorative baseball at the Miracle Field has been reshaped and will be restored, refurbished and given a new surrounding after it was knocked off its pedestal, dented and scuffed over the weekend.

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ATLANTA – A new report says Georgia is missing out on hundreds of millions of dollars in sales tax revenue because of a loophole that allows online retailers to skirt a new state law.

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With an increase in teacher salaries and raises for non-certified personnel, Whitfield County Schools may have to dip into its general fund reserve balance for the next fiscal year, but it would be just a little dip.

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The Whitfield County Board of Commissioners held what will likely be their last meeting in Administrative Building 2 on Monday night. While commissioners still plan to close the building in coming weeks, they won't be tearing it down just yet.

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The Miracle Field at Westside Park represents love, Miracle League co-director Millie Hicks said. But after a decorative oversized baseball was knocked off of its pedestal and damaged over the weekend, there's a tinge of sadness.

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A Chatsworth man was arrested Friday after children told police he approached them, began speaking to them and then touched them while touching himself in a sexual manner.

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.

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Last year set record levels of rainfall in north Georgia, and 2019 is headed in the same direction. More rainfall generally equals more mosquitoes.

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.

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Dalton-Whitfield nonprofit agencies, government officials, tenants and others gathered in May at the Mack Gaston Community Center to confront one of the most pressing problems facing many of the nearly 20,000 county residents living below the poverty level: affordable housing. More specifica…

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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…

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A Whitfield County grand jury has indicted a Dalton man who is charged with murder on additional counts after the man and the district attorney were unable to reach a plea deal.

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Technical College System of Georgia Commissioner Matt Arthur has appointed a new president to lead Georgia Northwestern Technical College. Heidi Popham, executive vice president at GNTC, has been named president.

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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.

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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.

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Several vehicles were robbed of items Tuesday night in a Dalton neighborhood off Dug Gap Road, leading police to remind people to secure their vehicles before turning in for the night.

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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.

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After Varnell Police Chief Lyle Grant provided a county-owned, encrypted radio to a private business, Whitfield County Emergency Management Director Claude Craig said he is developing guidelines for the use of those radios by the county’s municipalities.

A 33-year-old Murray County man was arrested Monday by the Chatsworth Police Department on warrants dating to 2016 for reportedly sending inappropriate photos and "sexual messages" to a 16-year-old girl through Facebook Messenger, according to an incident report.

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.

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Obituaries

Emma Ruth Gallman, age 91, of Tunnel Hill, passed away on Saturday, June, 15 2019, at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter & Florence Lingerfelt; her husband, Claude Gallman, three sisters, Mamie Fauscette, Dorothy Huggins and Cl…

Mrs. LeeLee Morgan Martin, 56, of Resaca, Georgia, departed this life Saturday morning, June 15, 2019. Arrangements will be by locally owned, Ponders Calhoun Chapel and Ponders Dalton Crematory, Highway 41 North, Calhoun, Ga.; 706-625-7577.

John Roger Pittman, age 74, of Chatsworth, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2019, at his residence. He was a member of Mount Sumac Church. He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Sandra Pittman of the residence, sons and daughters-in-law, Rodney (Kristina) Pittman and Mitchell (Pam) Pit…