Category Archives: Paulding County

Catoosa County Sheriff seeks Information about deceased Infant

Catoosa County Sheriff seeks Information about deceased Infant

September 28th, 2022 – 4:15 PM Catoosa County Sheriff’s Office – Catoosa County Sheriff Gary Sisk is asking for the public’s help with information about a deceased infant found at the Graysville Canoe Launch in Ringgold. On Tuesday, September 27th, at about 1:00 p.m., Catoosa County deputies were called to the Graysville Canoe Launch regarding…Continue Reading

Local Football games rescheduled due to the threat of Inclement weather

Local Football games rescheduled due to the threat of Inclement weather

September 27th, 2022 – 3:18 PM Updated September 28th, 2022 – 10:00 AM Staff Reports – Some local High Football games have changed the day and time of the games due to the threat of inclement weather coming from Hurricane Ian: -The Rome @ Woodstock game has been moved to Thursday at 7:30 p.m. –Armuchee’s…Continue Reading

Detectives Arrest Teen in a Local Teen’s Murder

Detectives Arrest Teen in a Local Teen’s Murder

September 27th, 2022 – 11:30 AM Paulding County Sheriff’s Office – Paulding Deputies released a statement saying that they have arrested a Carroll County teenager for the murder of a Paulding County teen. On Saturday, September 24, 2022, at 3:32 PM a 911 call was placed to Paulding E-911 regarding an assault in progress where…Continue Reading

New bivalent Covid-19 boosters now available

New bivalent Covid-19 boosters now available

September 11, 2022–11:26 a.m. NEWS RELEASE The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) will begin offering the new bivalent COVID-19 booster this week, as shipments of the vaccine arrive in the state. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommend the bivalent booster manufactured by Pfizer…Continue Reading

New bivalent Covid-19 boosters now available

New bivalent Covid-19 boosters now available

September 11, 2022–11:26 a.m. NEWS RELEASE The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) will begin offering the new bivalent COVID-19 booster this week, as shipments of the vaccine arrive in the state. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommend the bivalent booster manufactured by Pfizer…Continue Reading

Significant blood shortage reported after Labor Day weekend

Significant blood shortage reported after Labor Day weekend

September 7, 2022–5:36 p.m. NEWS RELEASE Blood Assurance is reporting a significant blood supply shortage after multiple traumas over Labor Day weekend. As of Tuesday morning, the blood center had just a one-day supply of the crucial O-negative and O-positive blood types, as well as B-positive blood. Moreover, A-positive and A-negative blood are also in…Continue Reading

Flood Watch in effect until 8 p.m. Monday

Flood Watch in effect until 8 p.m. Monday

September 3, 2022–7:43 p.m. NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE After a Sunday that saw several inches of rain and flooding, we remain under a Flood Watch until 8 p.m. Monday evening. According to the National Weather Service, excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. Creeks and streams may…Continue Reading

September is National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month

August 31, 2022–1:52 p.m. NEWS RELEASE Since Georgia is now in the peak of hurricane season, residents should look forward to preparing for the unexpected. September is National Preparedness Month, and the Georgia Emergency Management and Homeland Security Agency (GEMA/HS), in partnership with local emergency management agencies, encourage all Georgians to prepare for natural and…Continue Reading

Monkeypox vaccine now available for those at high risk

Monkeypox vaccine now available for those at high risk

August 29, 2022–7:26 p.m. STAFF REPORTS The Georgia Department of Public Health continues to monitor the monkeypox outbreak in the state. The monkeypox virus can be spread through direct contact with another person who has an infectious rash, scabs, or body fluids. It can also be spread through respiratory secretions during prolonged, face-to-face contact, or…Continue Reading

Paulding Postal Worker receives 30 yr sentence for Producing Child Porn, Possessing Stolen Mail

Paulding Postal Worker receives 30 yr sentence for Producing Child Porn, Possessing Stolen Mail

August 29th, 2022 – 3:25 PM U.S. Attorney’s Office Northern District of Georgia – Stacy Keith Wisener, a repeat sex offender, has been sentenced to three decades in federal prison for sexually abusing an 11-year-old girl and producing child pornography depicting the abuse. Wisener also received a concurrent term of imprisonment for possessing mail he…Continue Reading