WQCH and Georgia 93.7 Local News Headlines 8-18-2023

Road paving is taking place this week along a section of Peavine Road.  Make sure you allow yourself extra time if you are driving in the area.  Paving crews will also be working on Pin Oak Drive, Highland Drive, Colbert Hollow Road and McIntire Road very soon.
Thursday’s Walker County Arrest Report shows five felony arrests.  All were for probation violations.  You can find the arrest reports online at Discover Walker.com
The Walker County Historic Preservation Commission will be meeting on Monday.  The meeting happens at 6pm at the LaFayette-Walker County Public Library at 305 South Duke Street in LaFayette.  The public is invited to attend.
LaFayette High School Football kickoffs tonight as the Ramblers host Chattooga.  The game also features the dedication of Jeff Suttle Field.  The schools new artificial turf stadium will be named after the former Rambler who went to play for the Clemson Tigers.  Your Friday Night Football coverage on Georgia 93-7 starts at 5:45 today with the Sallie McGinnis State Farm Tailgate Show live from Lucky Eye-Q Bar B Que.  Our coverage from the newly named Jeff Suttle Field begins at 7:15.  Gabe Schray has the play by play call, you’ll hear all the action on Georgia 93-7.  If you have friends and family out of the area, they can stream the game on Discover Walker dot com.