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CHATTOOGA COUNTY NEWS

The Georgia Department of Transportation will continue work on SR 1/ US 27 in Chattooga County sealing cracks in the roadway.
Gas prices in Georgia have declined for the ninth consecutive week, for a total discount of 62 cents.
A Chattooga County Judge will rule on a South Georgia murder due to the suspect serving time at Hays.
Two earthquakes reported nearly seven miles north-northeast of Decatur, Tennessee was felt by Northwest Georgia residents early this morning.
GDOT urges motorists in Chattooga County to use caution while driving through the area of SR 1/ US 27 from Wednesday until Friday.
Due to expected unsafe road conditions, Floyd County Schools and Rome City Schools will be closed Tuesday.
The colder temperatures combined with moisture left on surfaces from recent precipitation will leads to slick or icy spots on roads as well as other surfaces Tuesday morning.
A Lyerly, Georgia man has been charged in connection to a two-vehicle accident that killed an elderly Centre couple on Friday night.
Gas prices in Georgia declined fractions of a penny on Sunday, after dropping 1 to 2 cents a day for the past seven weeks.
Countywide and statewide results are posted as they come in.
Sunday's state average of $2.29 per gallon is 6 cents less than the previous 2018-low of $2.35, set in January.
The Georgia DOT will host an open house at the Menlo City Hall in Chattooga County to get opinions on a proposed detour route for an upcoming project on Old Highway 337.
However, the unemployment rate for the 15-county region, which includes Floyd, Bartow, Gordon, Polk and Chattooga Counties, was up a half a percentage point from September to October.
The Chattooga County Sheriff's Department, as well as the GBI, are investigating a child death in Trion.
The Department of Public Health is informing the public about hepatitis A.