WQCH and Georgia 93.7 Local Headlines 9-11-23


The Walker County Board of Commissioners will meet Thursday night.  The meeting is set for 7pm at the Courthouse Annex III at 201 South Main Street in LaFayette.

If you are traveling into Chattooga County today you might run into some delays.  The Chattooga and Chickamauga Railway will be doing maintenance on the railroad tracks at State Road One/US-27 between Marvin Avenue and Highland Avenue.  The work is expected to be done by 7pm tonight.  Detour signs will be posted.

An abandoned structure fire last night had the Walker County Sheriff’s office and the Walker County Fire and Rescue on the scene.  The blaze was at 862 Nickajack Road in Flintstone.  No further details are available on the blaze at this time.

Smoke inhalation took one person to the hospital Saturday night in Trion.  According to authorities Trion firefighters responded to a smoking home on Mountain View Road. sometime around 11 o’clock.  One person was inside the home when crews arrived but was quickly removed by firefighters.  That person was later transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation.