WQCH & Georgia 93.7 Local News Headlines 5-5-23


The Walker County Detention Center reported four felony arrests on Wednesday.  66 year old Shirley Ann McDonald was arrested for possession of meth and driving without a valid license.  A complete and updated arrest report is now available online at Discover Walker.com

The Walker County Development Authority will hold it’s regular scheduled meeting for the month of May on Tuesday May 16th.  The meeting will take place at 10am at the Agricultural Center on the Walker County Civic Center Campus on Highway 27 in Rock Spring

Law enforcement agencies in North Georgia and Alabama are warning of an influx of counterfeit money across the area.  The Bank of Dade posted on their Facebook on Thursday that they have recently seen an increase in fake $100 bills, which have a date of 1988 and serial number of H05052790A.  The Dade County Sheriff’s Office shared that post, along with the Powell Police Department in Ala.  According to Powell police, counterfeit bills matching the description have been found in Jackson and DeKalb Counties as well.  You can report suspected counterfeit bills by contacting local law enforcement.

The LaFayette Softball schedule for the fall has been released.  The Ramblers open the season August 3rd with a scrimmage against Trion.  The regular season opens August 8th at home against Sonoraville.  You can view the Ramblers Softball schedule online at Discover Walker.com.