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Celebrate Small Business Saturday in Walker County

Walker County Commissioner Shannon Whitfield issued a proclamation naming today as Small Business Saturday in Walker County.  Whitfield encourages all citizens and visitors to Walker County to participate by supporting local stores, businesses, restaurants and other independent merchants.

Stocking Full of Love Provides Toys to Girls and Boys in Walker County

In 1989, the late Sheriff Al Millard created the Stocking Full of Love program to provide toys to children in need in Walker County.  37 children received presents that first year. Last year, over 1,300 children were provided presents.

Whitfield Names David Gottlieb to Legal and Policy Director Position in Walker County Government

LaFayette, GA – Walker County Sole Commissioner Shannon Whitfield is pleased to announce the hiring of David Gottlieb.  The LaFayette attorney is leaving his private practice to serve the community as Walker County Government’s Legal & Policy Director. Along with handling the day to day legal affairs of the county, Gottlieb will be tasked with … Continue reading Whitfield Names David Gottlieb to Legal and Policy Director Position in Walker County Government

Veterans Day Celebrations To Honor Walker County Service Members

LaFayette, GA – Walker County Commissioner Shannon Whitfield recently signed a proclamation to honor local veterans and remember those who fought valiantly to protect our freedoms. Over the next two weeks, several events will take place in our community to celebrate service members: November 2nd – Tribute to America for Catoosa and Walker County 1:00 … Continue reading Veterans Day Celebrations To Honor Walker County Service Members

Rossville Receives Highly Competitive “Rural Zone” Tax Credit to Attract New Investment Downtown

Rossville, GA – The City of Rossville will receive assistance from the State of Georgia to lure more private investment into its downtown.  The Georgia Department of Community Affairs and the Georgia Department of Economic Development recently designated Rossville as a “Rural Zone,” establishing a portfolio of tax incentives for new investors and business owners.  … Continue reading Rossville Receives Highly Competitive “Rural Zone” Tax Credit to Attract New Investment Downtown