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CHATTOOGA COUNTY NEWS

The Georgia Department of Labor announced today that Metro Rome’s unemployment rate in March was 5.3 percent, down four-tenths of a percentage point from 5.7 percent in February.
40-year old Brandon Heath Drennan is charged with felony vehicular homicide in the April 13 wreck on Highway 100 that killed 45-year old Lavonne Humphrey.
The Walker County Sheriff's Office is investigating the discovery of a woman's body in a remote area in Cloudland Saturday afternoon.
Firefighters were called to a fully-involved structure fire on Spring Hill Road off of West Spring Creek Road overnight.
The Georgia Department of Labor announced today that the state’s unemployment rate decreased to 5.1 percent in March, down two-tenths of a percentage point from 5.3 percent in February.
The Hospital Safety Grade scores hospitals on how safe they keep their patients from errors, injuries, accidents, and infections.
According to arrest records, Zachery Kyle Fraser used a fictitious name with the intent to defraud the victim at Redmond Regional Medical Center.
The wreck occurred on Highway 100 between Summerville and Coosa.
Scam artists are known to pose as Georgia Power employees, asking customers to provide credit card information or purchase a pre-paid debit card.
31-year old Thomas Zane Campbell was shot as U.S. Marshals were attempting to arrest him in Trion Monday.
Woodstock Police request the public's assistance in locating Otis Nixon.
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS EXTENDED TORNADO WATCH 127 TO INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING AREAS UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING IN GEORGIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 28 COUNTIES.
The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch for Chattooga, Walker, Dade and Catoosa Counties in Georgia as well as Cherokee and DeKalb Counties in Alabama.
The first waves of storms have passed, but more storms are expected throughout the evening hours in Northwest Georgia.
The National Weather Service in Peachtree City has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning.