• One dead in Gordon County from COVID-19

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    One person is dead in Gordon County after contacting COVID-19, officials released in a statement Wednesday and has nine confirmed cases.  Cases are assigned to each county by residence not where they were tested. Also, this is all the information that has been shared with Gordon County as due to HIPPA laws we do not […]

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  • Bail denied on two arrested for murder in Murray County

    Bail was denied on two people arrested in the murder of a Chatsworth man.Justin Payton Hooker of Dalton and Nadya Catherine Swartz of Chatsworth are currently being held at the Murray County jail. Both are charged with the murder of Kenneth Bunn of Chatsworth. Bunn’s body was found by police on Carlton Petty Road at […]

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  • Investigators seek information on body found

    A body found on Monday has investigators with the Murray County Sheriff’s Office are seeking information. According to a press release from the sheriff’s department: The body of a unidentified, white male was found at Carolton Petty Road and the Conasauga River Bridge. Investigators believe he was in his 20s. The area was investigated by […]

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  • Lawmakers in self-isolation are taking it one step at a time

    Two local lawmakers encouraged to take it one step at a time amid self-isolation after one lawmaker tested positive for COVID-19, prompting 236 lawmakers and their staff to go into self-isolation for 14 days. Sen. Brandon Beach, R-Alpharetta received a positive test, after turning up for Monday’s special session. The special session was to pass […]

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  • Gordon County Task Force updates for March 18, 2020

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    Gordon County Update Regarding COVID-19 March 18, 2020, 1:14 p.m. CALHOUN, Ga.–As Gordon County Officials continue to monitor the evolving situation surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we believe that it is in the best interest of our employees and the public to implement the following action. Effective Wednesday, March 18, 2020, as a precaution, and to […]

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  • Unprecedented challenge: Guardsman speaks of deployment

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    LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, Ga.–Unprecedented challenge is how Clay Fuller described the COVID-19 pandemic and the recent activation of his Air National Guard unit. Fuller will deploy with the 187th Fighter Wing –a unit made famous by the Tuskegee Airmen, in Montgomery, Alabama. He is a major Deputy Staff Judge Advocate with the unit, which boasts of […]

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  • UPDATED: Murray County closings March 20, 2020

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    UPDATED March 20, 2020 at 10:21 p.m. Here are the latest Murray County closings. The following schools, government offices, and businesses announce the following changes and resources. This list was be updated as new information becomes available. Email your business changes to susan@fetchyournews.com Murray County Schools Closed through March 27, 2020 GA Northwestern Technical College […]

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  • Schools, private businesses offer aid during COVID-19 shutdown

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    CALHOUN, Ga.–Schools and private businesses in Gordon County offer aid to those most impacted by the COVID-19 shutdown. Gordon County and Calhoun City schools, along with Frosty Kreme, want to make sure no child goes hungry. North Georgia Home Sitters, a company providing home care to seniors, is offering free errand running for seniors during […]

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  • Rep. Tom Graves’ son starts rehab after bike accident

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    ATLANTA, Ga.–Rep. Tom Graves’ (R-14) son, John, is making progress, according to posts on the congressman’s Facebook page. John Graves was injured on March 8, during the Calhoun Downtown Criterium race. He is a member of the Georgia Tech Cycling Team. Graves posted: “Our family would like to thank everyone for the thoughts, prayers and […]

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  • UPDATED: Gordon County closings as of March 18, 2020

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    UPDATED March 18, 2020 at 4:52 p.m. Gordon County closings as of March 16, 2020. The following is a list of closures, changes, and resources for Gordon County. If you’d like your business included in this list, please email the information to susan@fetchyournews.com Schools Gordon County Schools closed through March 31, 2020 Calhoun City Schools […]

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  • Gunther qualified for 14th Congressional race

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    Army Veteran and U.S. HUD Inspector Andy Gunther qualified for Georgia’s 14th Congressional District. Retired Army veteran and U.S. Dept. of HUD Inspector Andy Gunther officially announces his candidacy for Georgia’s 14th District Congressional seat. A former Airborne Instructor, Ranger, competitive (military rifle) marksmanship Gold Medalist, and R.O.T.C. instructor at the University of North Carolina at […]

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  • Gordon County closings: rec centers, conference room, schools

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    Calhoun and Gordon County officials are closing their gyms to organized activities and are making preparations in case they have to close the Senior Center, although they will continue to provide meal service and welfare calls. Other Gordon County closings include both county and city school systems and the conference room at the Gordon County […]

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  • COVID-19 virus too close for comfort for Murray County

    Murray County schools found themselves too close to COVID-19 virus when the father of one of their teachers was diagnosed with the virus.  The Board of Education released a statement telling parents that the teacher and a student in a similar situation are quarantined. Local schools are preparing for COVID-19 amid concerns, fears, and close […]

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  • Whitfield GOP hosts candidates for Georgias 14th

    Whitfield GOP hosted candidates seeking to garner the most votes in the party’s primary election. Voters in the May 19th primary election will have to choose between nine Republican candidates who all support President Donald Trump, believe in the Second Amendment, support pro-life and want to battle socialism. “We’re very fortunate,” said Dianne Putnam, chairman for […]

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  • Other local school districts keeping an eye on COVID-19

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    Other local school districts, Gordon County, Calhoun, Whitfield County and Dalton, are keeping an eye on COVID-19. Other local school districts like Murray County and Murray counties are also preparing for the worse, but hoping for the best. “To our knowledge, we don’t have any confirmed cases, or anyone in contact with confirmed cases,” said […]

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  • UPDATE: Rep. Tom Graves’ son critically injured in bike accident Sunday

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    Representative Tom Graves (R-GA-14) said in a statement released on his Facebook page, that his son suffered severe head trauma but is responding to treatment at an undisclosed hospital. John Graves was critically injured while competing with the Georgia Tech bicycling team in the Calhoun Road Race and Downtown Criterium on Sunday. A lifeflight helicopter […]

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