May 2018

Grand Opening of Burr Park
Join us to celebrate the Grand Opening of Burr Park tomorrow, May 19, 3:30 for JeanneFest 2.0.  Burr Park is located at 101 S. Hamilton St. in Downtown Dalton.

Live music, food, games, and craft beer!  You don't want to miss it!

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Dual Enrollment Students At Dalton State College
Each of the students in this photo graduated with an associate's degree from Dalton State before gradu ating from their high school by participating in the dual enrollment program offered at DSC.  Congratulations graduates!  

Congratulations Pitch DIA Winner
Congratulations to the first winner of the Pitch DIA (Dalton Innovation Accelerator) Le-Glue by Tripp Phillips!  Tripp is a sixth grader at Dalton Middle School! 

PitchDIA is a new competition for startup entrepreneurs in the Dalton area with prizes valued at over $30,000. 

The primary goal of the PitchDIA competition is to further entrepreneurial growth in the north Georgia area. Not only will the winners of the competition enjoy significant startup funding, free office space, and other  prizes, participants will also benefit from significant exposure to seasoned businesspersons and professionals with deep connections in our community.

Learn more about PitchDIA  here.

Dalton Utilities Receives Top State Honors
"Dalton Utilities was recently recognized with seven awards at the Georgia Association of Water Professionals' (GAWP) Spring Conference."

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New Mountain Bike Trail Will Anchor Whitfield  County Green Space
An intermediate mountain bike trail that will anchor nearly 1,000 acres of green space on Rocky Face Ridge in the outskirts of Dalton, Ga., has received state funding in recent weeks.

The 8-mile trail is planned to eventually offer walking trails, access to Civil War sites, open space for public use and a pond for fishing.

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Board of Directors

  Kevin Harris, Chairman
Bill Davies, Vice Chair
Frank Robertson, Secretary
David Jolly
Bob Kinard
Sara "Skeeter" Pierce
David Renz     
100 S. Hamilton Street
Dalton, GA 30720