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    ...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EST THIS EVENING...
    Expires: February 24, 2024 @ 7:00pm
    WHAT
    Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph expected.
    WHERE
    Portions of central, east central, north central, northeast, northwest, southeast and west central Georgia.
    WHEN
    From 10 AM this morning to 7 PM EST this evening.
    IMPACTS
    Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.
    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
    Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects.
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February 23, 2024

There were seven felony arrests in Walker County on Wednesday. Among those booked in... Read More.

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LaFayette Goodwill Grand Opening March 7th

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Commemorative Uga X Bobbleheads Now Available for Bulldog Fans

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Upcoming Events

Feb 29 | Mack Gaston Community Center
The Walker County Extension Office announces upcoming egg candling classes on February 29 in Dalton at the Mack Gaston Community Center.
Mar 2 | Center Post Community Center
Center Post Community Center will host its Annual Spring Indoor Community Yard Sale Saturday, March 2, 2024 from 8 am - 1 pm.
Mar 23 | The Cove
Join the Cove Choose Your Adventure Trail Run!
May 2 | Mountain Cove Farms Resort
Boxcar Pinion Memorial Bluegrass Festival 2024
Jun 1 | Downtown LaFayette
An annual festival whose theme is the honeybee, highlighting arts/crafts vendors as well as food and entertainment.

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City of LaFayette Taking Applications for Floater for Utility Meter Reader

The City of La Fayette is now taking applications for the position of Full... Read More.

City of LaFayette Police Department Hiring Patrolman Position

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LaFayette Gas Department Hiring Utility Maintenance Worker

The City of La Fayette Gas Department is now taking applications for the position... Read More.

Arrest Reports

Walker County Arrest Report: February 23, 2024

   DATE:02-22-2024                                          WALKER COUNTY DETENTION CENTER                                         DAILY INTAKE REPORT                           ... Read More.

Walker County Arrest Report: February 21, 2024

   DATE: 02/20/2024                       ... Read More.

Walker County Arrest Report: February 20, 2024

   DATE: 02/19/2024                        WALKER COUNTY DETENTION CENTER                                                         DAILY INTAKE REPORT                           ... Read More.
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Walker County Arrest Report: February 19, 2024

   DATE:01-18-2024                          WALKER COUNTY DETENTION CENTER                         DAILY INTAKE REPORT                            NAME... Read More.

Walker County Arrest Report: February 16, 2024

   DATE: 1-15-24                               WALKER COUNTY DETENTION CENTER                                                         DAILY INTAKE REPORT                            NAME... Read More.

Local/Regional Government Meetings

Walker County Board of Commisioners Shares Upcoming Meeting Agenda

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Walker 180 – January 2024

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