WQCH and Georgia 93.7 Local News Headlines 6-20-2023


LaFayette City Council meeting is set for tonight.  The meeting takes place at City Hall.  It starts at 6:30pm.

The Walker County Detention Center had just one felony arrest on Sunday.  25-year-old Cody Dean Gleash was charged with exploitation and intimidation of a disabled person or elderly.  He also faces simple assault and obstruction charges.

Georgia Northwestern is looking to hire.  The school has an opening for a Surgical Technology Instructor for the Walker County campus.  The applications must be completed through the GNTC online center.  Visit GNTC.com to learn more.

Frito-Lay issued a voluntary nationwide recall of certain jars of its Tostitos Avocado Salsa Dips on Friday over concerns that some may contain milk, an undeclared allergen.   According to a news release from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration, the front of 15-ounce Tostitos Avocado Salsa jars are correctly labeled, but the jar backs are mislabeled with another product’s nutrition information.

Stating that milk was not declared on the label.  The FDA says those with an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume these products.  The products affected by the recall have “best by” dates of Nov. 2, 2023, or Nov. 3, 2023, according to the FDA. They became available to consumers at stores and online outlets on April 5, 2023.  Consumers are advised to discard the item or return it for a refund if there is a chance someone in their household has a milk allergy, the FDA said.