Chattahoochee Technical College recognized its outstanding alumni, top volunteer, and benefactor of the year at its 2021 Spark Workforce Awards event held on Dec. 3 at the North Metro Campus.
Six Lawrence University football players have been chosen for the All-Midwest Conference team in a vote of league coaches. Linebacker Eder Bellegarde and receiver/returner Cameron Wicks were both first-team selections. Safety/returner Terrell Myers was chosen for the second team on both defense and special teams, and quarterback D'Andre Weaver, receiver Tanner Morris, and defensive lineman Zachary Adams also were second-team picks.
All Paulding County Government offices will be closed Thursday, November 25, 2021, and Friday, November 26, 2021, in observance of Thanksgiving. Offices will re-open Monday, November 29, 2021, at 8 a.m.
On Tuesday, November 9, 2021, Deputy Bruce Brott, who works in the Uniform Patrol Division at the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office, was awarded the Paulding County Board of Commissioner’s Public Safety Award.
Paulding Deputies responded to a fatal plane crash in southern Paulding County off of Georgian Parkway yesterday afternoon. At approximately 12:59 PM on Monday, November 8, 2021, Paulding E-911 received a phone call from a complainant who indicated that they observed a small single-engine plane “sputtering” and then “spiraling downward” toward a wooded area near The Georgian subdivision.
Thanks to an initiative involving 66 Georgia Sheriffs, 35 sex offenders were arrested and 51 warrants were issued across the state from October 25 – November 1, 2021, for violations of state registration laws. In 2015, the first coordinated effort across the state was launched to conduct residence verifications and compliance checks of registered sex offenders during a specific period.
Paulding County, GA) Sheriff Gary Gulledge is proud to announce the implementation of Project Lifesaver in Paulding County. Project Lifesaver is the premier search and rescue program operated internationally by public safety agencies.
Paulding County Emergency Management Agency held its fourth Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Basic Training Course with 10 new volunteers successfully completing the application and training requirements to hold a position on the team.
Sheriff Gary Gulledge announces the 2021 Paulding Cops for Kids, Inc. Christmas shopping event requirements and important dates. Paulding Cops for Kids, Inc. is in its 23rd year and takes underprivileged children who live in Paulding County and pairs them with a Deputy to go shopping at Christmas.
During Paulding County Schools Fall Break, Paulding County 4-H’ers and Adult Volunteers came out to White Oak Park to clean up, as part of the continuing statewide campaign to clean and preserve over 70,000 miles of Georgia’s rivers and streams.
Upon arrival, Deputies learned that Mrs. Matilde Gonzalez had not been heard from in over twenty-four hours. Original responding Deputies then requested the assistance of Detectives with the Criminal Investigations Division of the Paulding County Sheriff’s Office.
Chattahoochee Technical College recently welcomed local business leader Gary Henderson to the college’s Board of Directors. State Rep. Ed Setzler administered the oath of office for Henderson during a ceremony held on Oct. 14 at Atlanta Bonded Warehouse (ABW) in Kennesaw.
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and State Farm Agent Suzanne Whitworth are teaming up with the Paulding County Fire Department to support fire prevention and safety education for young children.
Skeletal remains were located off of Mt. Olivet Road in west-central Paulding County last week. UpDate. Detectives and Agents have preliminarily determined that the skeletal remains were those of an adult male. The GBI’s Medical Examiner and Forensic Anthropologists are still working diligently.