Dalton man convicted of rap...

Superior Court Judge Scott Minter on Tuesday sentenced Richard Marvin Smith to serve the remainder of his life in prison without the possibility of parole for a 2019 rape. Minter sentenced Smith, 53, of Dalton, to an additional 10 years to serve (the maximum) on an attempted kidnapping charge that arose from the same incidents. […]

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Dade County nursing homeown...

According to a press release, “The Dade Sheriff’s Office was alerted yesterday at 5:23 PM, that all staff of the Woodhaven Senior Living facility had quit; leaving only one nurse on site. Deputies responded to the facility, learning that the only nurse on site had been there for 32 hours in addition to the facility […]

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Menlo man arrested for DUI ...

According to a Georgia State Patrol incident report, on June 2nd, 2021, at approximately 10:37 PM, Sergeant Cain was dispatched to a vehicle crash on GA-48 near Marks Road. Trooper Cain reported, “Once on scene, [I] spoke with the driver of the crashed vehicle. The driver was identified as James Stephen Gladney, 52, of Menlo, […]

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Second teenager charged wit...

According to a Georgia State Patrol crash report, on Wednesday, June 9th, 2021, at around 4:15 AM, a 2011 Ford F-150 being driven by Seth Nathaniel Mathis, 19, of Chatsworth, was traveling west on Mill Creek Road. Mathis was negotiating a left curve when he lost control. The Ford left the roadway off the north […]

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