LaFayette High School is announcing the departure of the Head Football Coach, Andy Scott, after three seasons leading the Ramblers. Under Coach Scott, the football program went 10-20."LHS thanks Coach Scott for his unwavering dedication and contributions to our football program. We wish him... Read More.
LaFayette High School will have a new football coach in 2024. Andy Scott was relieved of his duties as the Ramblers Head Coach earlier this week. Scott will remain at LaFayette in a teaching position. LHS Principal Maggie Stultz says the school hopes... Read More.
Congrats to LaFayette's own Ben Chapman. He'll step into The Circle on country music's biggest stage this weekend. Chapman will make his Grand Ole Opry debut on Saturday night. Chapman will release a new song called, "Baby Don't Cry It's Saturday Night" later... Read More.
Georgians have relished months of relief at the gas pump due to Governor Brian Kemp's suspension of the gas tax, but a shift is imminent.The initial suspension, declared by Kemp in September, cited soaring prices and economic uncertainty as reasons for a... Read More.
The City of LaFayette is holding discussions tonight on the city's branding plans. There is no agenda for the meeting and nothing will be voted on. The public is invited to attend. The meeting is at 6pm at the LaFayette Library.Gas... Read More.
The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for Walker County and other parts of north Georgia until 6:00 p.m. tonight.
Early voting begins today. All city residents are eligible to vote in this runoff election for Ward 4 between Chriss Davis and Tommy McGaha.Early Voting: November 27th - December 1st from 9am to 5pm Walker County Courthouse 103 S Duke Street, LaFayetteElection Day:
The Walker County Detention Center reported only one felony arrest on Saturday. 32-year-old Joseph Dennis Morgan was arrested and charged with possession of meth and drug related objects. The City... Read More.
Mika Makelainen, a 58-year-old foreign news journalist for the Finnish Broadcasting Company, recently surprised radio station WQCH in LaFayette, located 4,512 miles away in Finland. Makelainen, an avid DXer for the past 43 years, caught... Read More.
Walker County shared that Dougherty Gap road is currently closed from Mountain Cove Farms to the top of Lookout Mountain due to a rock slide. Please take alternate routes to get to your destination.
In a milestone achievement for outdoor enthusiasts and adventure seekers, the River to Clouds Route (RCR), a 34-mile multi-use trail system, has officially opened, linking Chattanooga to Walker County and Cloudland Canyon State Park.