Angela Pence Launches Campaign for Georgia Senate District 53

Angela Pence, a lifelong Northwest Georgia resident and passionate advocate for limited government and economic freedom, officially launched her Republican campaign for Georgia's 53rd State Senate District today. Pence aims to bring principled, effective leadership to... Read More.

Georgia Department of Natural Resources Shares Snake Advice

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources has shared advice regarding the emergence of snakes as the weather warms.As spring warms up, snakes are on the move and Georgians are asking questions when they see one: namely, what species is it and what should they... Read More.

Georgia Presidential Preference Primary Taking Place March 12th

The Georgia Presidential Preference Primary takes place tomorrow, March 12th. Polls will open statewide at 7:00 am and close at 7:00 pm Voters in all Georgia counties can vote during those hours at their assigned precincts.Voting in the Georgia Presidential Preference Primary has been... Read More.

WQCH and Georgia 93.7 Local News Headlines 2-19-24

Four people were arrested Friday during a drug bust in Walker County. The Walker County Sheriff's Office along with the Lookout Mountain Judicial Circuit Drug Task Force and officers from the Georgia Department of Community Supervision conducted a search warrant on a property on... Read More.

WQCH and Georgia 93.7 Local News Headlines 2-16-24

Last month was the 28th wettest January on record in LaFayette and Walker County. The area had been suffering from drought conditions for several months. Rainfall over the next three months is expected to be enough to keep the area out of drought conditions.... Read More.

WQCH and Georgia 93.7 Local News Headlines 2-14-24

A Lafayette High School teacher is being accused of calling a Palestinian student a terrorist. The Georgia chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations is demanding a formal apology, but the school system is saying that's been done. The council said the teacher has... Read More.

WQCH and Georgia 93.7 Local News Headlines 2-13-24

Several candidates have filed to run for office in Walker County. Angie Teems is seeking the Commission Chairman position currently held by Shannon Whitfield. Melvin Moody is running for County Commission District 3. Jamey Hulsey is running for District 4 on the County Commission.... Read More.

WQCH and Georgia 93.7 Local News Headlines 2-12-24

The regular monthly meeting of the LaFayette City Council is set for today. The meeting starts at 6:30pm at City Hall on South Duke Street.The Walker County Detention Center reported 8 felony arrests between Friday and Saturday. 43-year-old Ted Lamar Steele was arrested on... Read More.

WQCH and Georgia 93.7 Local News Headlines 2-9-24

The Georgia House on Thursday passed bills to cut state income and local property taxes. The bills would accelerate an already-planned income tax cut, increase homeowner property tax exemptions in some jurisdictions and raise the amount parents can deduct per child from yearly income... Read More.