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Judge rules Walker Co. must pay Erlanger in defaulted loan

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A U.S. Appeals judge Thursday ruled that Walker County must pay Erlanger more than eight million dollars in a defaulted loan.

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Sheriff: Escaped Georgia jail inmate captured with mom

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An inmate of a Georgia jail has been captured along with his mother in Alabama.

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GBI agents continue fight against fentanyl Video included

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Agents in the Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime lab have discovered two new forms of fentanyl, acrylfentanyl and tetrahydrofuran fentanyl. 

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UPDATE: EMT driver surrenders to authorities after being charged in deadly crash Video included

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Crystin Keys turned herself in Wednesday morning at the Floyd County Jail.

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UPDATE: GA prison escape duo indifferent vehicle, still considered dangerous

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The suspects are now armed with the officers' .40 caliber pistols, according to police.

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Woman arrested for neglect and abuse of disabled adult

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The Murray County Sheriff's Office and GBI agents found a disabled man with bed sores and arrested the woman they believe neglected him over the weekend.

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Dalton Sears on new list of stores to close

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Sears plans to close an additional 72 stores this year, in addition to the previous announced 180 locations.

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Power outages in the Tennessee Valley

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Several thousand customers are without power in the Tennessee Valley.

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UPDATE: Power outages in the Tennessee Valley

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The storms Saturday evening caused several power outages in the Tennessee Valley. 

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Whitfield County Fire Department mourns loss of battalion chief

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Chester passed away Thursday night at Hamilton Medical Center.

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UPDATE: Man sentenced to life in prison for 2015 murder of wife

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Denson admitted shooting his wife and told detectives it was accidental, which evidence contradicted.

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Son of North Georgia District Attorney charged for revenge porn Video included

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The son of a North Georgia district attorney is accused of posting his ex-girlfriend's nude photos online without her permission.

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Dalton police searching for missing teen

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Authorities believe that Michelle may travel to the areas of Chattanooga, TN or Cedartown, GA.

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UPDATE: Charges pending for mother in crash that claimed her son's life

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One of the vehicles went off the road, and back, crossing the centerline of the road.

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Protesters gather outside Graves' office to protest new health care bill

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About a dozen folks gathered outside Congressman Tom Graves' office in Dalton Monday exercising their right to protest.

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UPDATE: Power restored in the Tennessee Valley

EPB outage map from Monday morning. EPB outage map from Monday morning.
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Following storms that impacted the Chattanooga area, power has been restored.

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I-75 southbound lanes reduced in Catoosa County for repair work today

The right lanes of the interstate, between mile markers 353 and 350, will be closed Tuesday.

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'Car surfing' leaves teen unconscious, injured

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A series of events described as “horse playing” with teens and a vehicle ended with one man unconscious and bleeding.

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UPDATE: Murray Co. teacher accused of "racially insensitive" video resigns Video included

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The administrative services director, Mike Tuck, tells Channel 3, the teacher submitted her resignation on Friday.

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LaFayette High School principal partially fabricated emails

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Culberson admitted that while he added to the emails, the information itself actually did come from the guidance counselors. 

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Bird flu confirmed in GA; 18,000 birds destroyed

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A flock of 18,000 chickens at a commercial poultry breeding operation were destroyed after testing positive for avian influenza.

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UPDATE: Gordon Lee substitute teacher investigated by GBI for sending photos to students

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No charges have been brought against the woman, who is not a regular employee of the Chickamauga City Schools system.

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UPDATE: Two arrested in storage unit theft case

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The couple may be responsible for several thefts from storage units across Catoosa County and Chattanooga.

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Suspect's identity needed in fraud case

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Do you know who this is?  She's a suspect in an identity fraud case. 

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UPDATE: Family of Purple Heart reunited with medal

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Purple Heart found in abandoned storage unit in Ringgold is returned to recipient's family. 

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High speed chase from Hamilton Co into GA ends in crash; recovery of weapons, drugs and cash

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High speed chase from Hamilton Co into GA ends off Cloud Springs Road; recovery of weapons, drugs and cash.
 

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Wallet snatching suspect sought by police

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Detectives tell Channel 3 that the woman left her wallet on the counter and it was reportedly grabbed by the suspect, who used the newspaper to conceal the theft.

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Changes may be coming to GA domestic violence law

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The bill would allow a judge to keep name-change records sealed in domestic violence cases.

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Rabid raccoon attacks dog, prompts rabies warning

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Health officials say a dog was attacked by a rabid raccoon in Whitfield County this week.

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GA man charged with possession of deadly ricin

William Christopher Gibbs. (Fannin County Sheriff Dept. photo) William Christopher Gibbs. (Fannin County Sheriff Dept. photo)

Federal prosecutors have charged a Fannin County man with possession of the deadly toxin ricin.

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Settlement reached with alleged victim in Calhoun post-prom sexual battery lawsuit

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The settlement with the gated community, where the crime is alleged to have occurred, comes three months after the owners of the cabin also settled with the accuser. 

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Georgia House approves state budget increasing teacher pay

Georgia teachers would get a 2 percent salary increase while state employees that handle child welfare cases will see a 19 percent raise under a House budget proposal.

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GA Department of Public Safety recruiting for Northwest Georgia region

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The Georgia Department of Labor's Rome Career Center will help the Georgia Department of Public Safety recruit as many as 34 state law enforcement officers to work in the Northwest Georgia region. 

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Georgia House panel approves bill allowing guns on campus

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Licensed gun owners could carry concealed handguns on public college campuses under legislation advancing in the Georgia House.

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Georgia democratic lawmakers hope to expand voters' rights

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Georgia Democrats are facing an uphill climb as they try to expand voters' rights. The minority lawmakers have introduced a slew of bills aiming to remove barriers and make it easier to cast a ballot.
    

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Georgia lawmaker, traveling with storm relief money, is shot

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A Georgia lawmaker is recovering from a gunshot wound after he says he was shot while traveling with several thousands of dollars in donations for storm relief efforts.      

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US asks Georgia for records in review of alleged hacking

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The Department of Homeland Security has asked the state of Georgia to provide records after the state accused the agency of "failed cyberattacks" on its secretary of state's network.     

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UPDATE: Dade Co. deputies arrest man wanted in three GA counties

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 A suspect that was wanted in three Georgia counties has been arrested. 

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Mohawk Industries to fill 25 position in recruitment fair

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Mohawk Industries will hold a recruitment fair.  They are looking for 25 people to work in Calhoun as sewing machine operators and utility workers.

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Propex in Ringgold holding recruitment fair

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Propex in Ringgold is looking for about 10 people for various positions. 

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UPDATE: Car slams into Catoosa County home

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The driver of the Nissan Sentra was transported to a local hospital for examination and treatment.

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Ringgold police buy body cameras, ballistic vests with anonymous $22,000 donation

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The Ringgold Police Department will be the first agency in Catoosa County to use police body cameras on a regular basis, and it's all thanks to an anonymous donation from someone in the community.

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Georgia tax officials say preventing fraud requires changes

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Georgia officials say changes to prevent fraud could mean it will take more than three months to process Georgians' income tax returns and issue refunds next year.

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2.3 Magnitude earthquake hits North Georgia

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A magnitude 2.3 earthquake hit about 6 miles SSW of Ringgold around 8:30p.m Sunday.   

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Georgia voters reject state takeovers of failing schools

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Georgia voters have rejected a constitutional amendment allowing the state to take over low-performing schools.   

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US Sen. Johnny Isakson wins re-election in Georgia

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Georgia Republican Johnny Isakson has won re-election to the U.S. Senate, holding off two challengers.

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UPDATE: More fires ignite in Tennessee Valley

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Nearly 2 dozen fires ignited Friday night into Saturday in the Tennessee Valley. 

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Former Georgia sheriff gets 2½ years for excessive force

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Federal prosecutors say a former Georgia sheriff has been sentenced to serve two and a half years in prison for using excessive force against two arrestees who weren't resisting.      

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Motorcycle accident sends one to hospital

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Two motorcycles collided Saturday afternoon, sending one man to the hospital in Catoosa County. 

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UPDATE: Catoosa Co. deputy named Officer of the Year after shot in line of duty

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 Catoosa County Deputy, Keith Cantrell was chosen to be the Officer of the Year by the Catoosa County Chamber of Commerce on Thursday. 

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UPDATE: Man accused of Texas murder cleared by fingerprints

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A local man is trying to clear his name after police in Houston pinned a 2010 murder on him.

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PHOTOS: Catoosa deputies seeking man for questioning over fuel theft

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Deputies say the man is wanted for questioning regarding fuel that's been stolen from county-owned vehicles.

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Mountain lion may have been spotted in Lafayette, police warning residents

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North Georgia residents are convinced a mountain lion is roaming a wooded area in the city of Lafayette.   

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UPDATE: Homeowner stops burglary in progress

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A homeowner arrived home on School Street Monday morning to find two men burglarizing his home.

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Threat for Georgia wildfires increasing

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A large brush fire along I-24 in May was sparked by an ATV wheel that fell off a truck onto very dry ground. It spread fast from Georgia into Chattanooga. Recent fires in northwest Georgia have started due a combination of carelessness and the dry weather.

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Crews close down caving roads in Whitfield County

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Officials with the Whitfield County Public Works Department say both roads caved in after metal drainage pipes corroded. 

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GA polls closed, voters deciding fate of several incumbents

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The polls have officially closed in Georgia, where voters are deciding the fate of several Republican congressional incumbents.

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Three Georgia congressmen defeat challengers

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Three Georgia congressmen have defeated challengers in Republican primaries.  GOP Reps. Austin Scott of Tifton, Rick Allen of Augusta and Tom Graves of Ranger each won contested primary races Tuesday.

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UPDATE: Murray Co. teacher accused of hitting special needs student, parents speaking out

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Murray County parents are speaking out after a middle school teacher was arrested for hitting a special needs student. 

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Catoosa County deputies arrest four for drug distribution

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The Catoosa County Sheriff's Office has arrested four people in connection to meth distribution.

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Man claims ex-girlfriend stalked him before stabbing him

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A Dalton man says he was stalked for months by an ex-girlfriend before she stabbed him in the back Monday.

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Atlanta Falcons host Moms Safety Clinic for the first time in Chattanooga

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The Atlanta Falcons hosted their "Mom's Football Safety Clinic" for the first time in Chattanooga.

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Georgia city considering decriminalizing marijuana

The leaders of an Atlanta suburb may try to make their city the first in Georgia to decriminalize marijuana.

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Catoosa County deputies searching for accused child molester

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The Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office is searching for Kenneth Adam Broadrick, a 35-year-old Ringgold man who is accused of child molestation. 

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Catoosa County Sheriff's Office investigating 1st murder of 2016

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Brian Davenport has been charged with murder in the death of Deborah Abney. 

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Catoosa County wreck sends two to hospital

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The crash happened at US-27 and Farming Rock Road in Catoosa County.

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Georgia sets new record on early voting turnout

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More Georgia residents voted early this year compared any other year in history, according to the Georgia Secretary of State.

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GA House committee greenlights casino bill

Casino gambling would come to Georgia under measures approved by a House committee.

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43 GA prison guards indicted on bribery, drug trafficking charges

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More than 40 prison guards and officers in Georgia have been indicted on charges of accepting bribes and drug trafficking.

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Man assaulted by neighbor with a 2 x 4 over dog dispute

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Officers met with Wayne "Thomas" Ogden, whom stated he was assaulted by his neighbor, Anthony Patten. Officers did observe blood coming from an open wound on the right side of Ogden's face, under his eye and from his right ear.  

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Health officials: Well water may be contaminated

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Unlike public water systems, wells are easily contaminated.

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More rain in store for Georgia as flood threat continues

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Forecasters say more rain is headed to Georgia, where many parts of the state are still dealing with flood waters from earlier storms.

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Man falls 20 feet from bucket truck in Lafayette

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A man was taken to a North Georgia hospital after falling approximately 20 feet from a bucket truck Wednesday.

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Summerville Recreation Center catches fire

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Crews were called to the facility, owned by the City of Summerville, around 2:30 Wednesday afternoon.

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Ringgold City Clerk arrested on theft charges

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The Georgia Bureau of Investigation arrested Tracy Bass after Ringgold police and the local district attorney's office asked the state agency to look into the clerk's actions.

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UPDATE: Southeast Whitfield football player arrested for assault, kidnapping

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According to a police report, deputies were called to a home on Tuesday in response to an attempted rape.

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UPDATE: Police catch Hixson auto lot vandal

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Surveillance video shows the man, who police say is Cory Dunn, 35, carrying out the crime with two distinct characteristics that helped lead to his arrest.

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UPDATE: Whitfield County deputies shoot and kill suspect after car chase

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Whitfield County Sheriff Scott Chitwood says a deputy shot and killed the driver of a suspected stolen Jeep during after a police chase. More>>

A look inside how Chattanooga police train for active shooters

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Channel 3 wanted to know more about how officers prepare for events like what unfolded on July 16, 2015, the day Chattanooga was shaken to it's core. While the department couldn't show us all of their tactics, they showed us one of the many ways they prepare for an active shooter.  More>>

Band of the Week: Heritage High School

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What a great year for the Legion of Generals from Heritage High School, rounding out their marching season with a trip to New York City to participate and play in the 96th Annual Veterans Day Parade! We caught them in the home stands in Ringgold on Halloween Eve. Enjoy then as this week's Friday Night Football Band of the Week! More>>

UPDATE: Homeowner uses gun to scare off home invasion suspects

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One of the victims managed to grab a weapon after being maced, which scared off the suspects. More>>

Chattanooga honors veterans, including fallen five service men

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Family and friends of local veterans honored by these flags look on, including those of USMC Staff Sgt. David Wyatt. A flag will permanently fly in his memory along with the other servicemen killed on July 16th.  More>>

Ringgold High School students make crosses to honor veterans

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It's second period at Ringgold High School where students in Tim Elliott's construction class are working hard.They're putting the finishing touches on a project that means more than a letter grade.  More>>

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UPDATE: Dalton woman charged in 30-year-old cold case

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Sandra Hartzag has been charged with the 1985 murder of Joseph Braun. More>>

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ONLY ON 3: Newspaper carrier discovers house fire in Rossville

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 Keasha Bradley's early morning paper route was interrupted when she noticed the home on Longview Drive on fire.  More>>

211 register sex offenders arrested during GA operation

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Called Operation Watchful Eye, sheriffs’ offices across the Georgia conducted residence verifications and compliance checks of registered sex offenders. More>>

Ft Oglethorpe police looking for robbery suspect

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The Fort Oglethorpe Police Department needs your help identifying a suspect.  Police say a suspect stole several items from a K-Mart in Fort Oglethorpe around 4 o'clock Monday night. More>>

Walker County searching for suspect in child molestation case

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Williams was last seen in the area of 368 Highway 151 Lafayette but is no longer in that area. He is from the Calhoun, GA area with family in Ohio. More>>

Fort O police ask for public's help in finding robbery suspect

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The clerk told police the two men then left in a dark passenger car, but could not provide police with any other description or information. More>>

Road Closures for Dalton’s Homecoming Parade Oct. 23

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As Dalton High School celebrates their Homecoming, several streets along the downtown Dalton parade route will be closed on Friday, October 23rd.  More>>

UPDATE: Police identify cyclist fatally struck in Walker County

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GSP is in the process of reconstructing the scene and says it’s too soon to say if the driver of the Jeep will be cited or charged. More>>

UPDATE: Two children safe at home after wild ride

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Two children are safe after the car they were in was stolen from a family member's driveway. the suspect crossed county lines,
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Drive-thru flu vaccine clinics in LaFayette

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Professional Park Associates in LaFayette, GA will host its 3rd annual drive-thru flu vaccine clinics in October. Flu vaccine clinics will have three weekday clinics, as well as two evening clinics.Regular flu vaccines will be available for ages 4 and up.  More>>

GA drivers experiencing problems with tag renewal

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Some drivers in Georgia are having issues renewing their car tags.That's because the company that prints and mails them has failed to meet their terms of a contract with the Georgia Department of Revenue.  More>>

Catoosa deputies ask for public help in IDing robbery suspect

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The Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying the person who robbed a Mapco Express just after midnight on September 25. More>>

UPDATE: Judge rules pro wrestler ineligible for Ringgold mayoral race

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The race for mayor is heating up in Ringgold after one candidate, a professional wrestler, has been ruled ineligible to run for office. More>>

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ONLY ON 3: Victim in Murray Co. Judge scandal talks

From left: attorney Stuart James, Angela Garmley and attorney McCracken Poston talk with Channel 3 reporter Matt Barbour. From left: attorney Stuart James, Angela Garmley and attorney McCracken Poston talk with Channel 3 reporter Matt Barbour.
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Former Murray County magistrate judge Bryant Cochran was sentenced to five years in federal prison in July on conspiracy charges. He was accused of making sexual advances toward Angela Garmley and then orchestrating her drug arrest. More>>

Bridging the gap in Whitfield County

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Forty feet across Tar Creek, a state waterway. The new bridge is made of steel, is designed to better withstand the elements, and to most people looks nicer. More>>

Walker County school bus fight ends in teen arrest

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The unruly student, a 17-year-old, was removed from the bus by Walker County Deputies, who arrested the student. More>>

Walker County deputies looking for missing teen

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Berry, 15, went missing September 19 from Rossville, GA, driving a dark red 2015 Nissan Sentra. More>>

Catoosa Co Sheriff's Office searching for Aggravated Assault suspect

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The Catoosa County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect facing multiple charges. Alford Robinson, 34, is wanted for Aggravated Assault, Theft by Taking Motor Vehicle, Terroristic Threats, and Battery. More>>

Georgia’s unemployment rate declines to 5.9% for August

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In July, the rate was 6.0% in July and was 7.1% in August 2014.  More>>

Crime Stoppers: Search for stabbing suspect continues

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In Crime Stoppers, the Catoosa County Sheriff's Office and Chattanooga police are looking for David Lee Stevens. More>>

Whitfield County couple indicted on child pornography charges

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Court documents show the charges stem from material posted online of a minor engaged in sexual conduct in March and April of this year. More>>

Whitfield County police chase ends in crash

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A man from out of state is facing a long list of charges in Whitfield County, after deputies say he led them on chase and crashed in to several vehicles in the process. More>>

Whitfield County police chase ends in crash

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Dispatchers tell Channel 3 deputies were searching a wooded area when they came across a suspicious vehicle on Threadmill Road. More>>

House fire on Greens Lake Road in Catoosa County

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Firefighter battling a blaze in north Georgia Thursday night needed medical assistance. More>>

Fort O fires officer for relationship with 16 year-old girl

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Chief David Eubanks says he received a complaint from a mother, claiming her 19 year-old daughter had been in a relationship with Shadwick for three years. More>>

Deputies searching for missing teen

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The 15 year-old girl has been missing from Walker County since September 6, 2015, and was last known to be in the Ringgold area on September 3, 2015.  More>>

GA man killed, 6 children injured when lawn mower overturns

Authorities say a northwest Georgia man was killed after a lawn mower overturned, injuring six of seven children he was pulling on a trailer behind the mower. More>>

400 news jobs coming to Dade County

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Vanguard National Trailer Corporation, a manufacturer of semi-trailers, will expand into Dade County, bringing 400 new jobs to the area.The company, based in Indiana, will invest $30 million in the expansion. More>>

Suspect wanted in Catoosa and Hamilton counties

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The Catoosa County Sheriff's Office is looking for a suspect in connection with a burglary.   More>>

UPDATE: Sixteen year-old boy accidentally shot by brother

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A 16-year-old boy is dead from a gunshot wound at his family's home in Catoosa County after an accidental shooting. More>>

UPDATE: Former GA probation officer wanted on rape charges arrested in OK

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Detectives with the Murray County Sheriff's Office are seeking two former probation agents who are now under indictment for allegedly raping female clients at a Chatsworth sober living facility. More>>

Another day, another phone scam

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In the most recent case, the potential victim in this case recognized this call as a scam and hung up the phone. More>>

HTI hosting North Georgia job fair for automotive supplier

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HTI Employment Solutions is hosting a job fair on August 20 from 10:00am - 5:00pm at the Holiday Inn and Suites in Dalton. More>>

Catoosa Co. Sheriff's Office looking for assault and battery suspect

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The Catoosa County Sheriff's Office is searching for suspect David Lee Stevens.  He is wanted for Aggravated Assault and Battery.   More>>

Duo robs business on Battlefield Parkway

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The Fort Oglethorpe Police Department is looking for 2 suspects in an armed robbery. More>>

Catoosa Co Sheriff's Dept looking for suspects in church theft

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The Catoosa County Sheriff's Department is hoping someone a pair they believe stole a generator from a church. More>>

UPDATE: Third woman turns herself in after special needs child found in cage

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Two women, including the children's mother, were arrested on charges of cruelty to children and false imprisonment after a special needs child was found in a makeshift cage. More>>

Job fair for new flooring facility in GA

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GDOL staff will be available to assist the job seekers with company applications and screen the applicants for the company. More>>

UPDATE: Truck driver in deadly I-75 crash added to TBI's Top 10 Most Wanted

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Benjamin Brewer, the truck driver charged in the I-75 fatal accident has been added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Top 10 Most Wanted. More>>

Business fire in downtown Ringgold

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Firefighters are on the scene of a business fire in Catoosa County. We're told the blaze appears to be at a Mexican restaurant off Alabama Highway and 41. More>>

UPDATE: Service restored after widespread outage in Southeast

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An AT&T outage left thousands of users without access to the internet and phone services. Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile customers were also affected. More>>

Georgia's sales tax free weekend helps parents and students prepare for school

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There's the opportunity this weekend to cash in on some serious deals as parents get back-to-school supplies. More>>

Car stolen at Lake Winnie over weekend

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North Georgia authorities are on the search for a thief who stole a car from Lake Winnie's parking lot in broad daylight.   More>>

Catoosa County Sheriff's Office searching for motor theft suspects

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The Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public's help in identifying the suspects in a motor vehicle theft. Surveillance pictures capture the individuals in the vehicle.  More>>

Dalton Walmart Neighborhood Market to hire 95

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The store is scheduled to open in the fall. Most of the 95 associates will begin work in September. More>>

Walker Co. Sheriff's detectives looking for missing girl

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Walker County Sheriff's detectives are asking the public's help in locating Julia Ann Vipond. She was last seen in the Tarvin Road area of Rock Spring on July 26, 2015, between 3:00 a.m and 5:00 a.m.  More>>

Theft suspect wanted by several GA counties

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The Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office asks the public's help in locating a theft suspect.  Joseph Gary Hunter is also wanted by the Walker and Whitfield County Sheriff’s Offices.  More>>

House fire in Ringgold may have been caused by lightning

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Fire officials believe lightning may be to blame for a massive blaze in Ringgold, late Wednesday afternoon. At least four fire departments responded to The Pointe Drive in Catoosa County. More>>

GDOL recruiting workers for two Northwest Georgia companies next week

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Two job recruitment events will be held Tuesday, July 28, at the Georgia Department of Labor career centers in Summerville and Rome.  More>>

Recruitment for TIDRA in GA to be held Monday

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The Georgia Department of Labor (GDOL) will help staffing company TIDRA recruit 50 manufacturing workers for a textile plant in Calhoun. More>>

Police: GA woman shot after telling robbers she had nothing

Police say a woman was shot during an attempted robbery after telling the two male victims she had nothing to give them. More>>

Security cameras installed inside Catoosa Co. elementary schools

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A local school system is wanting to make sure every student is secure amid any situation.  It's putting in cameras to watch out for things like bullying.        More>>

UPDATE: Man injured in serious motorcycle crash in June dies

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A north Georgia man has died after a motorcycle crash in June. His family is pushing for improvements at the intersection where it happened. More>>

Two people in custody after woman is shot to death in Gordon County

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The Gordon County Sheriffs Office has two men in custody in connection to a woman's death. More>>

North Georgia paramedic arrested for sexual battery

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A North Georgia paramedic is off the job after being arrested for sexual battery.  More>>

Ringgold couple celebrates 75th anniversary

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While were all gearing up for Fourth of July celebrations, one local couple is celebrating something else special: a 75th wedding anniversary. More>>

New flat gas tax in Georgia starts Wednesday

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Right now the state of Georgia taxes fuel at a rate of 19 cents per gallon. That's in addition to the federal tax. Starting Wednesday, drivers will pay 7 cents more a gallon, but the tax will no longer fluctuate as it has in the past. More>>

New GA gas tax starts Wednesday

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Motorists with half-empty gas tanks may want to plan ahead and fill up before Wednesday, when Georgia's new gas tax goes into effect. More>>

Fireworks sales soon to be allowed in GA

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The state's new consumer fireworks law takes effect July 1 that allows larger fireworks to be sold and used, just in time for the 4th of July. More>>

Catoosa Co. man wanted on exploitation of elderly charges

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The Catoosa County Sheriff's Office asks the public's help in searching for a man wanted for Exploitation of an Elderly Person.

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Dalton unemployment rates dip for May

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The rate in Dalton, the only area rate in the state that declined, fell as the number of new layoffs dropped. More>>

Three people injured in stabbing

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The Catoosa County Sheriff Office is investigating a triple stabbing that took place Wednesday afternoon near Rossville. More>>

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