Category Archives: Gordon County

Comcast bringing network to 5k homes in Gordon County

Comcast bringing network to 5k homes in Gordon County

February 22nd, 2024 – 4:15 PM Comcast Press Release – Comcast is working to bring its network to more than 5,000 homes and businesses in Gordon County, Georgia, by the end of this year. This expansion project was funded by contributions from the state of Georgia, Gordon County, and Comcast. “Public-private partnerships like this are…Continue Reading

More details released regarding serious wreck on I-75 North in Gordon

More details released regarding serious wreck on I-75 North in Gordon

February 20th, 2024 – 4:15 PM Georgia State Patrol – More details have been released regarding a multivehicle wreck that occurred in Gordon County Saturday (February 17th, 2024) near the area of Bucees gas station on I-75 North. According to a report by the Georgia State Patrol, The collision involved four vehicles and resulted in…Continue Reading

GCS honors Sonoraville Student who saved injured drivers in car accident

GCS honors Sonoraville Student who saved injured drivers in car accident

February 14th, 2024 – 5:00 PM WRGA Staff Reports – Gordon County Schools Board of Education recently honored Cayman Reynolds, an 11th Grade Sonoraville High School student who heroically saved injured drivers from a car accident: “Cayman Reynolds is a Sonoraville High School junior who showed bravery and courage in ways that many would shy…Continue Reading

Flood Watch issued for our area

Flood Watch issued for our area

Sunday, February 11, 2024–2:10 p.m. -National Weather Service- A Flood Watch is in effect from 7 p.m. Sunday through Monday evening for much of Georgia, including Floyd. Bartow, Gordon, Chattooga, Polk, and Paulding Counties. Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. Creeks and streams may rise…Continue Reading

Motorcyclists lead authorities on a chase up I-75 before crashing Saturday

Motorcyclists lead authorities on a chase up I-75 before crashing Saturday

Monday, February 5, 2024–9:38 a.m. -Georgia State Patrol- A pursuit involving two motorcycles that started in Bartow County Saturday ended with crashes in Gordon County. According to the Georgia State Patrol: While patrolling on I-75 NB MM 289, in Bartow County at around 10:18 a.m., troopers noticed two black sport motorcycles pass them that were…Continue Reading

Technical College System of Georgia Announces 2024 Cohort of the Senior Leadership Academy

Technical College System of Georgia Announces 2024 Cohort of the Senior Leadership Academy

Sunday, February 4, 2024–6:14 p.m. -News Release- The Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) is proud to announce the launch of the 2024 Senior Leadership Academy, a professional development program designed to foster career advancement within TCSG and its 22 affiliated colleges across Georgia. The 2024 cohort comprises a diverse group of talented professionals selected…Continue Reading

GNTC announces 2024 GOAL and Rick Parkins Award winners

GNTC announces 2024 GOAL and Rick Parkins Award winners

Wednesday, January 31, 2024–12:07 p.m. -News Release- Ashley Marie Cowan, a Pre-Occupational Healthcare student from Adairsville, has been named Georgia Northwestern Technical College’s (GNTC) 2024 Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL) winner, and Deanna Hulsey, instructor of Cosmetology, has been named the college’s 2024 Rick Perkins Instructor of the Year.  The winners were named during the Seven Hills…Continue Reading

Calhoun man indicted on multiple counts of child molestation

Calhoun man indicted on multiple counts of child molestation

Tuesday, January 30, 2024–12:31 p.m. -Calhoun Times- This story is possible because of a news-sharing agreement with the Rome News-Tribune. More information can be found at northwestgeorgianews.com. A Calhoun man has been indicted on a host of child molestation charges. According to Gordon County Superior Court, Jail, and Calhoun Police Department reports: Joshua Levi Thompson of…Continue Reading