Lake Harding News
4/6/2018 5:20:00 AM
The body of a missing 4-year-old boy was recovered Friday morning in the Chattahoochee River after a nine-day intensive search by rescue workers from multiple agencies across the Southeast, authorities have confirmed. Beau Rabon was discovered at 8:34 a.m ...
4/3/2018 1:08:00 PM
U.S. News & World Report
COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) — Authorities are in their seventh day of searching for a 4-year-old boy who's missing in the Chattahoochee River at Columbus, Georgia. Officials say the child was fishing from the riverbank with his father when he fell into the water ...
4/3/2018 10:01:00 AM
JOHNS CREEK, GA — Two public input meetings will be held next week so you can provide feedback about the Trail Master Plan for the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area. Two meetings will be held from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, April 12 and 10 a.m ...
4/3/2018 7:35:00 AM
PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) - Several years of projects and investments were made to revitalize the Alabama side of the Chattahoochee River that will now include brand new public bathrooms in Phenix City. City council plans to cut the ribbon for the new ...
4/2/2018 8:11:00 AM
Rescue workers spent nearly 12 hours on the Chattahoochee River Monday looking for the body of a 4-year-old boy who likely drowned a week ago while he and his father were fishing from the bank. Columbus Fire and Emergency Medical Services and the Georgia ...
3/30/2018 3:46:00 PM
COLUMBUS, Ga (WRBL) - Just beneath the surface of the Chattahoochee River, Columbus Fire and EMS Battalion Chief Bryan Watson says the currents can be vicious, and others who are knowledgeable of the water agree. "Now keep in mind also, that the river ...
3/28/2018 10:36:00 AM
MARRIETA, GA - From Cobb County Government: More than one hundred acres of wooded land along the Chattahoochee River will soon be developed into an accessible Cobb County park. Commissioners approved a master plan to develop the 103 acres plot near ...
3/27/2018 7:08:00 PM
The two Youtube stars who dive for treasure down at the Chattahoochee River came up on a new discovery. They switched up their locations and were searching in an urban canal near Midtown Columbus for some new finds. What they found was something they never ...
3/27/2018 11:32:00 AM
My Edmonds News
Ploggers picking up litter along the Chattahoochee River, part of a Trashercize program in Tennessee. (Photo by Chuck Rogers/Wikipedia) Ever try plogging? I’d never heard of it until I read an article in The Iceland Review – a paper I took up reading a ...
3/26/2018 9:00:00 PM
Marietta Daily Journal
County commissioners say they expect to receive several public comments Tuesday night over the name of about 103 acres of county property east of Mableton Parkway between Discovery Boulevard and the Chattahoochee River. The park’s name is part of a ...
3/22/2018 3:30:00 PM
Marietta Daily Journal
Commissioners will consider approving a park master plan for about 103 acres of county property east of Mableton Parkway between Discovery Boulevard and the Chattahoochee River in Mableton. A measure containing the master plan would also see the park named ...
3/20/2018 12:36:00 PM
The man who has been hawking barbecue and sweet tea for more than 43 years on the banks of the Chattahoochee River is now using the latest cultural catch phrase to sell pickles. “Nope,” Morpeth said from somewhere far, far away where he doesn’t have ...
3/20/2018 5:11:00 AM
Whitewater Express offers guided and guide-assisted trips beginning in Phenix City on the Chattahoochee River. Containing several Class IV rapids and 10 smaller rapids, this river is one of the longest urban white-water rafting course in the world.
3/12/2018 11:33:00 PM
In the 1950s, the Army Corps of Engineers built the Buford Dam on the Chattahoochee River in Georgia for flood control and transportation. Lake Lanier, a 38,000-acre lake (58 square miles), was created by this dam. This lake is also fed by the Chestatee River.
3/11/2018 11:12:00 AM
Or float it down the whitewater course? Why not tie it to the back of a speedboat so you can grill out on Lake Harding and go tubing at the same time? Speaking of things that can turn tragic, don’t forget Daylight Saving Time. “Can the SWITCH to ...
3/10/2018 7:15:00 AM
Epworth United Methodist Church and the Chattahoochee River Warden. Following a morning of collecting trash the volunteers were treated to a lunch sponsored by Phil’s B-B-Q. Each volunteer also received a T-shirt with a beautiful picture printed on the back.
3/9/2018 1:26:00 PM
Across the Chattahoochee River, the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency will work to ensure public safety with state troopers enforcing state laws and assisting motorists and boaters. ALEA said parents should talk with teens, especially those who will be ...
3/9/2018 12:47:00 PM
The Business Journals
Effective Thursday, the Georgia Environmental Protection Division lifted Level 1 restrictions, citing recent rains that have replenished Lake Lanier, the largest water storage reservoir in the Chattahoochee River Basin. However, limits on outdoor watering ...
3/2/2018 8:55:00 PM
Gwinnett Daily Post
The other is a Whatever Your Floats Boat rafting and river race event hosted in partnership with 10 Dollar Tubing June 2 on the Chattahoochee River at Rogers Bridge Park. It will offer residents a chance to go tubing on the river, or they can build a raft ...
3/2/2018 7:03:00 AM
Students learn about nature at the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area. The most dangerous thing you can do as a parent, or a teacher, is to pretend like something is not happening when it clearly is, especially when that thing will have ...
2/21/2018 7:00:00 AM
From Chattahoochee Nature Center: On Saturday, February 24th from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. the National Park Service is hosting its annual Winter Owl Prowl at the Chattahoochee River Environmental Education Center. This free event includes live owl programs on ...
2/20/2018 1:02:00 AM
Fox 12 Oregon
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A young boy walked up to a police officer in a Burger King and asked him for his autograph. Officer Terry Daniel had a celebrity moment Feb. 17th when he was asked to sign his autograph at a Burger King in Valley, AL. "Being able to ...
2/12/2018 10:30:00 PM
I grew up in northwestern Pennsylvania, where the Allegheny River serves as the backdrop for daily life. It is ever-present, ever-flowing. Everyone talks about the river. How high is the water level? What did you catch on your last fishing trip? How about ...
2/12/2018 4:21:00 PM
Marietta Daily Journal
and more than 3,800-feet of track racing along the banks of the Chattahoochee River backward. The Great American Scream Machine previously ran backward several decades ago. Six Flags Over Georgia opens for the 2018 season on March 10 and operates on ...
While it's still not as endangered here as it is west of the Mississippi." Farley's property sits parallel to the Chattahoochee River-- a habitat ideal for gopher tortoises versus the abundant farmland found elsewhere in the Wiregrass. "We've got a lot of ...
2/7/2018 2:40:00 AM
He’s right in the hotbed of Auburn recruiting talent right across the Chattahoochee river from metropolis Columbus, Georgia. He is the No. 1 player from Alabama, the No. 9 receiver in this class and the No. 45 player nationally as a four-star.
2/4/2018 12:00:00 PM
Down the Chattahoochee River, at River Bend Park in Cusseta, an island off the boat ramp is so sedimented. Columbus’ nonprofit Chattahoochee RiverWarden is to hold a volunteer cleanup down there at 10 a.m. Saturday, boating over to ferry the garbage back.
2/4/2018 12:11:00 AM
Lake Eufaula is a 45,181-acre reservoir located on the Chattahoochee River along the border of southwest Georgia and southeast Alabama. The reservoir is formed by Walter F. George Dam and is known for its great fishing for largemouth bass, crappie ...
1/26/2018 8:01:00 PM
Gwinnett Daily Post
A lot has happened in the world since Jones Bridge was erected as a way to get people and goods across the Chattahoochee River in about 1904. There have been 20 presidents of the United States during the bridge’s lifetime. Two world wars were fought.
1/25/2018 8:00:00 PM
Atlanta Journal Constitution
READ | 3 Cobb cities named among the safest in Georgia — Do you live in one? The magazine describes the community like this: “Sitting along the Chattahoochee River northwest of Atlanta, this spot pairs antebellum heritage with modern opportunity.”
A historic bridge built in the early 1900s collapsed into the Chattahoochee River, officials confirmed Saturday. Bill Cox, superintendent of the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, said the collapse of Jones Bridge at the Chattahoochee River ...
1/22/2018 10:04:00 AM
“The Chattahoochee River through Columbus is uniquely good whitewater because it has a lot of flow. Even at the base flow, there's more than 1000 cubic feet per second coming down the river, and at the levels we ran the competition, there were something ...
1/19/2018 1:21:00 PM
Join other hikers for a rugged and adventurous trek with views of the Chattahoochee River and unbeatable landscapes. Girl Scouts Cookie Rally. 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 20. Cobb Galleria Centre, 2 Galleria Parkway, Atlanta. 800-771-1139. www.girlscoutsatl.org.
1/16/2018 12:39:00 PM
The announcement was made Tuesday by Columbus Georgia Whitewater. The event on the Chattahoochee River will again coincide with Paddle South, a celebration of the popular paddling location. The preliminary competition will be April 14 from 1 p.m. – 10 p ...
1/15/2018 9:22:00 PM
The Corps manages five dams along the Chattahoochee River under congressional direction. It abides by an operations manual that Miell says “looks at transportation, water supply, flood control and endangered species.” As a result of the Corps’ high ...
1/13/2018 12:22:00 PM
while more than three dozen marched with the Community of Concerned Clergy down Broad Street across the Chattahoochee River. “It is important that we come together as a community to celebrate and have this festival atmosphere to learn just a little bit ...
1/11/2018 9:18:00 PM
Also, check out the Georgia Wildlife Resources Division at www.georgiawildlife.com and the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area at www.nps.gov/chat. In addition, the Chattahoochee Nature Center in Roswell at www.chattnaturecenter.org and the ...
1/11/2018 3:03:00 PM
In 2016, the city’s aptly named Driller Mike began a $300 million tunnel-boring mission between the Chattahoochee River and Hemphill Water Treatment Plant that links to the quarry. Meanwhile, a $26 million Phase 1 initiative is underway to make the ...
1/10/2018 3:06:00 PM
Atlanta’s future has always belonged to people with big ideas, starting in 1837, when the Western and Atlantic Railroad Company picked out a random ridge east of the Chattahoochee River as the southern end of its line from Chattanooga. Ironically, ...
1/8/2018 10:04:00 PM
That manual effectively granted metro Atlanta all the water it needs from the Chattahoochee River and Lake Lanier through 2050. Gil Rogers, the Atlanta-based director of the Southern Environmental Law Center’s Georgia and Alabama office, said the oysters ...
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