News HeadlinesDalton High Dalton, GA News

Dalton High School News Submitted by Alumni

Dalton High School News From Around The Web

Dalton has star running back Jahmyr Gibbs going into region play, and he's a humble one  WTVC

Dalton High School (2-0) begins play in its 6A region Friday night. The competition will step up. Dalton is ready to go against Sequoyah, a team that beat them ...



Smith, Nellena Fae (Dalton)  The Chattanoogan

Nellena Fae Smith, 71, passed away Tuesday, September 3, 2019. She was preceded in death by her father, E. Martin Smith, Sr. Nellena was born in Dalton ...



'Best of the best': Eight semifinalists selected for PitchDIA entrepreneurship contest  Branford News

DALTON, Ga. — Selecting eight semifinalists from 25 applicants to find Dalton's next big business idea wasn't easy, say organizers of the contest.



Dalton's Omar Hernandez Named Georgia Soccer Gatorade Player of the Year  WDEF News 12

(press release) CHICAGO (June 6, 2019) — In its 34th year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company today announced Omar ...



Dalton High School Shooting | What we know  WBIR-TV

DALTON, Ga. — A teacher is in custody after a shot was fired inside of a classroom at Dalton High School Wednesday morning.



Dalton Soccer Star Omar Hernandez Named Gatorade National Player of the Year  WDEF News 12

Dalton, GA-WDEF-TV) Last week Dalton high school soccer star Omar Hernandez won his second straight Gatorade state player of the year award. On Tuesday ...



Teacher Sentenced to Two Years in Prison After Firing Gun in Georgia High School  Newsweek

Former Dalton High School teacher Jesse Randall Davidson was sentenced to two years in prison and eight years on probation for firing a gun in his classroom ...



Dalton High students return to school for the first time since gun scare  WTVC

Students went back Dalton High School Thursday to get the belongings they left behind yesterday, after a teacher barricaded himself in a classroom and fired a ...



Dalton High students become first to try new law enforcement camp launched in Georgia  WTVC

A new program to get high school kids interested in law enforcement jobs was introduced in Georgia this week, and Dalton High School students are the first in ...



Parents call for more security after Dalton High School classroom shooting incident  Chattanooga Times Free Press

When Sharon Richard's daughter heard that a shooter was inside Dalton High School two weeks ago, she ran to a classroom.



Two Dalton High School students suspended for threatening note  WTVC

A Dalton High School student found an index card with notes written all over it. Now, Dalton police officers are investigating.We are at 96 percent attendance ...



Dalton boys' soccer team wins fifth GHSA state title, finishes 23-0  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The Dalton High School boys' soccer team completed an undefeated season by beating Gainesville 4-1 in the GHSA Class AAAAAA state final Saturday at ...



Former Dalton High School teacher who fired gun in classroom pleads guilty, receives 2 year prison sentence  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Former Dalton (Ga.) High School teacher Jesse Randal Davidson, who fired a handgun out his classroom window in February, pleaded guilty Tuesday to ...



Dalton High School hosts 13th annual production of 'The Snow Queen' ballet  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Thirteen is a lucky number this weekend for area residents who have opportunity to see the Creative Arts Guild and Ballet Dalton of Dalton, Georgia, present the ...



After Gun Incident, Georgia School Adds Tech Safety System  Government Technology

Dalton high school is spending $325000 on a wireless alert system that relies on wearable badges that faculty and staff can use to alert a designated response ...



Dalton's David Brock hired to lead Harrison boys basketball program  MDJOnline.com

Harrison administrators announced the hiring of David Brock as its new boys basketball coach Wednesday, looking to end a string of change that has seen three ...



Dalton firefighters snuff out apartment blaze late Monday  Chattanooga Times Free Press

An apartment fire was quickly extinguished Monday night by Dalton firefighters but not before it caused smoke and fire damage to several apartments.



Brock hired to lead Dalton High School Catamounts basketball team  WTVC

David Brock has been named the head boys' basketball coach at Dalton High School, according to athletic director Jeff McKinney.This comes a little over a ...



At Dalton High School, principal mutes protest by students [audio]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Dalton High School Principal Steve Bartoo spoke through the intercom Wednesday morning, explaining to students that their halls were no place for a protest.



Dalton, Ga., school board chairman, critic dispute cost of new school  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Three weeks before a make-or-break vote, an outspoken critic called a potential new Dalton, Ga., school an overpriced pipe dream that won't actually help ...



Dalton High School teacher who fired gun in classroom indicted by grand jury  Chattanooga Times Free Press

A grand jury indicted Dalton High School teacher Jesse Randal Davidson on Thursday.



Atlanta Falcons to hold free football camps for kids  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Throughout the year, the Atlanta Falcons Youth Football camps will be held all over the state. Former Falcons players will teach the fundamentals of the game, ...



Cleveland captures Dalton crown  Cleveland Daily Banner

DALTON, Ga. — Senior leader Dionte Ware held the Thanksgiving championship trophy as he walked out of Dalton High School confident in the group around ...



New Spring High School Soccer National Rankings released  Soccerwire.com

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Via United Soccer Coaches) – United Soccer Coaches and USA TODAY High School Sports released today the fifth regular season polls in ...



Few show up to hear plans for new Dalton, Ga., school  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Dalton Schools officials came to St. Joseph's Catholic Church on Tuesday night to defend their $50 million plan to reduce overcrowding, armed with a slide show ...



Dalton, Ga., voters OK referendum for new school for sixth- and seventh-graders  Chattanooga Times Free Press

A new school will come to Dalton, Ga. Voters approved a referendum Tuesday night, 979-837, allowing Dalton City Schools to borrow money and construct an ...



Dalton Kicker Ivan Mora Signs With Wake Forest  WDEF News 12

Dalton, GA-(WDEF-TV) Dalton kicker Ivan Mora signed with Wake Forest on Wednesday at Dalton High School. Mora is ranked as one of the top ten kickers in ...



Dalton, Ga., school board unveils budget with added teachers, staff pay raise  Chattanooga Times Free Press

DALTON, Ga. — With a big boost in state funding, the city school system hopes to hire seven new teachers and raise salaries 1 percent across the board.



After Whitfield County commissioners vote to end term limits, final decision is in state lawmakers' hands  Chattanooga Times Free Press

After Whitfield County commissioners asked their state lawmakers to change the rules, letting them run for re-election indefinitely, they're not sure where their ...



Dalton's Hernandez wins Gatorade Georgia Player of the Year  WDEF News 12

DALTON, Ga. (WDEF) — Dalton High School's Omar Hernandez has won this year's Gatorade Boys Soccer Player of the Year for the state of Georgia.



Dalton voters to decide whether to build a new $50 million school  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Dalton, Ga., voters will decide this year if they want a new school with a price somewhere north of $50 million. The city council voted 3-1 Monday to put a ...



Dalton Public Schools Board of Education meets for first time since scare at high school  WTVC

School systems all across the nation are tackling one question; how can we keep schools safe?The conversation comes weeks after a gunman shot and killed ...



Georgia Tech Recruiting: 2020 RB Commits to Tech!  From The Rumble Seat

All-Purpose Back Jahmyr Gibbs is headed to the Flats.



Early Signing Day 2019: Ivan Mora Signs With Wake Forest  247Sports

Ivan Mora has a big, powerful leg and will likely join the Deacs as Dom Maggio's successor at punter, though coach Dave Clawson.



Dalton teacher who fired gun in classroom released  WTVY, Dothan

A Georgia teacher accused of firing a handgun in his classroom has been released from jail on a $10000 bond for psychiatric evaluation and treatment.



Dalton's Hernandez named Gatorade Georgia Boys Soccer Player of the Year  Branford News

DALTON, Ga. — In its 33rd year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Co. announced Wednesday Omar Hernandez of Dalton High ...



Gibbs tallies three TDs as Dalton completes win over Ringgold [photos]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

DALTON, Ga. — As the expected focal point of the Dalton High School football offense, Jahmyr Gibbs no doubt had to answer more than a few questions as to ...



2020 Tailback Jahmyr Gibbs Receives Virginia Tech Offer  TechSideline.com

The speed of Dalton (GA) 2020 three-star running back Jahmyr Gibbs is backed up by the numbers. He piled up 1895 yards of offense and 22 TDs last season.



Beck, Bonnell (Dalton)  The Chattanoogan

Bonnell Beck, age 70, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at his residence. He was born on Jan. 6, 1949 to the late Floyd and ...



Dalton High School football player declared ineligible  Chattanooga Times Free Press

DALTON, Ga. - The Georgia High School Association announced Wednesday morning that Dalton High School used an ineligible player and will have to forfeit ...



Dalton police officers honored for response to February school shooting  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Ten Dalton Police Department officers who responded to the Feb. 28 shooting incident at Dalton High School received the agency's Award of Merit on Tuesday ...



Steve Bartoo promoted to principal of Dalton High School  WRCB-TV

DALTON, GA (WRCB)- The Dalton Board of Education selected Steve Bartoo as the new principal for Dalton High School Monday night. He succeeds Debbie ...



Dalton Board of Education votes to buy land for new school  Chattanooga Times Free Press

With the green light to build a new school, the Dalton Board of Education voted Monday night to purchase 38 acres and plans to buy another 25 early next year.



Text messages show mother's pleading with daughter at Dalton HS  WRCB-TV

Parents were scrambling to reach their children who were inside Dalton High School Wednesday after the news of shots fired spread.



Dalton Soccer Falls in State Playoffs to Alpharetta on Penalty Kicks  WDEF News 12

Dalton, GA-(WDEF-TV) The Dalton high school soccer team lost 5-4 on penalty kicks to Alpharetta on Wednesday night at Harmon Field. Dalton took a 1-0 lead ...



Dalton High School teacher killed in I-75 crash  Chattanooga Times Free Press

As students at Dalton High School return to classes today, a longtime teacher and friend's smiling face will be missing.



Dalton Catamounts set for big game vs Harrison High School on ESPN 2  WRCB-TV

The Dalton Catamount football team plays on the road against the Harrison Hoyas at 7:30pm tonight, and the game will be broadcast live on ESPN 2. It is not ...



Innovation draws students to Morris Innovative High School in Dalton  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The school uses a hybrid model of online learning and traditional instruction, with 90-minute classes.



Raw beef stored over cooked food, dead light bulbs create some issues for local restaurants  WRCB-TV

This week, there were 15 businesses across the Tennessee Valley that scored a PERFECT 100!! However, there are some restaurants that will require a ...



The New American South: Latinos Make Their Mark in an Appalachian City  Public Radio International

If you're near the small city of Dalton in Georgia's Appalachian foothills, then you might hear this on the radio: Spanish play-by-play of local high school sports.



Dalton judge appointed to Supreme Court of Georgia  Chattanooga Times Free Press

A Dalton native's fast rise through the judicial system has brought him to the highest seat in the state.



Dalton (Ga.) slides to No. 1 in Super 25 spring boys soccer rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

The two teams at the top of the USA TODAY High School Sports/National Soccer Coaches Association of America Super 25 preseason spring boys soccer ...



Harrison outlasts Dalton after Justin Fields' injury, takes driver's seat for region title  MDJOnline.com

KENNESAW — In the end, Harrison did not even need its elite quarterback.



Dalton faces stiff challenge in Class 6A baseball  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The Dalton High School baseball team returned to prominence a year ago, winning 24 games and reaching the Class AAAAA state Elite Eight before losing to ...



Simpson-Starling, Elasha J. "Lacey" (Dalton)  The Chattanoogan

Elasha J. "Lacey" Simpson-Starling, age 31, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away Saturday, August 25, 2018. She was a member of Mountain Ridge Baptist Church, ...



Veteran high school basketball coach Jerry Jones dies  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Longtime local high school basketball coach Jerry Jones has died after battling a lengthy illness.



Power Five commitment recap: May 25-31  247Sports

The 2020 recruiting cycle is in full swing as some of the top high school football prospects in the country are starting to announcing where they will play in ...



Dalton schools new mobile app offers push notifications, access to grades, homework  Chattanooga Times Free Press

In January, the Dalton school district rolled out the new mobile app for students and parents to download for free, calling it cutting-edge technology for the area.



Threats reported at several North Georgia schools, districts  Atlanta Journal Constitution

One day after “threats of violence” were reported at a metro Atlanta middle school, at least five schools or districts in North Georgia said they had some type of ...



Highly-rated GA kicker Ivan Mora commits to Wake Forest Football  247Sports

Dalton High School (Dalton, Georgia) kicker Ivan Mora announced his commitment to Wake Forest Thursday morning. Mora is still unranked on 247Sports, but ...



The Future of Shop Class  The Atlantic

What used to be the woodshop at Georgia's Dalton High School is now free of dust. Instead, it's filled with welding stations, a 3-D printer, and a ...



SkillsUSA competition at GNTC determines best of NW Georgia high school specialists  Northwest Georgia News

Twenty-eight high schools from across Northwest Georgia competed in the SkillsUSA Region 1 Qualifying Competition hosted by Georgia Northwestern ...



In partnership with Mercer University, Dalton Public Schools students learn medical techniques  Chattanooga Times Free Press

On the campus of Hamilton Medical Center in Dalton, Jenna Early, near left, checks the blood pressure of Ladashja Roberts at Med Camp, a Dalton Public ...



Raider teams to play for titles  Cleveland Daily Banner

Editor's note: Due to an early holiday deadline, the results of Wednesday evening's tournament championship games will be in Friday's edition of the Banner.



Hunt to wrestle on scholarship at Naval Academy  Northwest Georgia News

Dalton High School's Tyler Hunt is off to the U.S. Naval Academy in July. The senior wrestler from Sugar Valley is off to Maryland in July to begin his career as a ...



Kelley Lynch and Bobby Witt Jr. Named Gatorade High School Athletes of the Year  PRNewswire

LOS ANGELES, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Last night at the 17th annual Gatorade High School Athlete of the Year awards, Kelley Lynch was named the ...



Kelley Lynch & Bobby Witt Named Gatorade High School Athletes of the Year  FloSoftball

LOS ANGELES (Tuesday, July 9, 2019) – Tonight at the 17th annual Gatorade High School Athlete of the Year awards, Kelley Lynch was named the 2019 ...



Georgia couple randomly called to serve on same jury  FOX 5 Atlanta

It might have not been romantic and no one would ever call it a date, but a Whitfield County couple got to do something rare: serve on the same jury.



Wanted: More Counselors  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Erin Gaskins became a counselor because she wanted to be at the frontlines of helping young people.



John Wesley Whiteside and Max Mainor headline Dalton's fearsome 'Smash' unit  Chattanooga Times Free Press

There is flash aplenty on the Dalton High School football team.



Dalton school board nixes moving sixth-graders to trailers  Chattanooga Times Free Press

The city's sixth-graders will not be going into trailers.



Hammock, Reverend “Hoyt” Cecil (Resaca)  The Chattanoogan

Reverend “Hoyt” Cecil Hammock, age 69, of Hyde Road, in the community of Resaca, Georgia, departed this life Monday evening, August 12, 2019 following ...



Whitfield County husband and wife serve jury duty at the same time  WTVC

Editor's note: This story was submitted to NewsChannel 9 by Mitch Talley, Whitfield County Director of Communications). When Rhett and Olivia Parrott opened ...



PrepsOn3 Spotlight: NW Whitfield Coach Ryan Richards talks Bruins-Dalton  WRCB-TV

This week's PrepsOn3 Spotlight takes us to Tunnel Hill, GA to talk with Northwest Whitfield Boys Basketball Coach Ryan Richards ahead of their big matchup ...



Dalton High School Band Prepares For Cherry Blossom Parade In Washington, D.C.  The Chattanoogan

The Dalton High School Catamount Band has accepted an invitation to perform in the 2014 Cherry Blossom Parade in Washington D.C. The parade is ...



SunLight - Wanted: More Counselors | News  The Union-Recorder

VALDOSTA — Erin Gaskins became a counselor because she wanted to be at the frontlines of helping young people.



Woody Leonard to be inducted into National High School Band Director Hall of Fame  Tifton Gazette

TIFTON — Woody Leonard, the former band director at Tift County High School (TCHS) and Director of Bands at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (ABAC), ...



Dalton Catamounts roar into state soccer final  Chattanooga Times Free Press

DALTON, Ga. -- It took a while for the Dalton High School soccer team to match Greenbrier's intensity Tuesday evening in their Georgia Class AAAAA state ...



Beloved Dalton, Ga., bicycle shop closing its doors this week  Chattanooga Times Free Press

DALTON, Ga. — Shane Adams had just sat down in a chair outside his office to explain the mission of Bear Creek Bicycle Co. when he began to stand up again.



Jordon McKinney to UGA as preferred walk-on  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Jordon McKinney had almost given up his dream of playing college football.



Wood carries Raiders  Cleveland Daily Banner

Thorough defensive preparation to go with a locked in Jacobi Wood paved the way for Cleveland in the opening round of Dalton's Thanksgiving tournament ...



Dalton Police Department Swears In 5 New Officers  The Chattanoogan

Chief Todd Pangle (right) presented a Unit Citation to the members of Ladder 3/A for their heroic efforts to rescue a woman from the December 15th apartment ...



SkillsUSA Qualifier at GNTC sends 48 to State | Local News | northwestgeorgianews.com  Northwest Georgia News

Georgia Northwestern Technical College hosted 28 Northwest Georgia region high schools for the SkillsUSA Region 1 qualifying competition on Nov. 30.



Author to speak on Underwater Ghost Towns in north Georgia  Online Athens

The author of “Underwater Ghost Towns of North Georgia” will be in Athens 7 p.m. Friday for a book signing at Barnes & Noble on Atlanta Highway.Lisa Russell ...



Stadium Arms Race: Schools compete to update sports facilities  Valdosta Daily Times

NASHVILLE – Dirt and construction equipment fill what will be a walkway and bleachers.



In Dalton, Ga., 'Carpet Capital of the World,' Job Losses Force Recalibration  New York Times

The demand for *fresh* carpet during the real estate boom kept Dalton, Ga., in business, but that golden age is over, and continued housing fallout has led to ...



School Discipline: Punishment viewed as learning opportunity  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Students enrolled in Georgia K-12 education spend about six-hours a day at school for 180 days out of the year.



Dalton Football Coach Matt Land disciplined for "rough handling" of player  WRCB-TV

Dalton High football coach Matt Land is on probation through the end of the 2012 football season for alleged "rough handling" of a football player at Friday ...



Backpacks & Bulletproof Vests: Keeping schools safe  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – School can be a scary place. Going to school can feel like playing a game of Russian roulette for some students who think a lot about places ...



Melton, Deborah "Debbie Cundiff (Dalton)  The Chattanoogan

Deborah "Debbie Cundiff Melton, 64, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away Saturday, September 19, 2015. She hoped in Christ and as she so often expressed her ...



24 area National Merit semifinalists announced  Chattanooga Times Free Press

For the first time since its opening in 2008, Signal Mountain Middle-High School leads the area in students named National Merit Semifinalists. Six Signal ...



Prep Cheerleading: Gordon Central ends season with first place at Dalton  Northwest Georgia News

The Gordon Central Lady Warriors competition cheer team finished their season in style last Saturday with a top finish at the Spooks and Spirits cheer ...



Wake Forest Football 2019 National Signing Day Class Overview  247Sports

College Football's early signing period for the 2019 class is just one week away, and the Wake Forest coach staff is putting the finishing touches on perhaps their ...



Three Republicans, one Democrat qualify for Georgia House race  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Four men are running for an unexpectedly open state House seat in North Georgia.



Bullied: Youths face cyber, schoolyard bullies  Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA – Television sitcoms portray bullies in cliched ways: a leather jacket, a snarky attitude, a deep-seated anger issue.



Northwest Whitfield wins prestigious Southeastern 7-on-7 pool; Dalton also advances  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Josh Robinson laid it on the line Friday morning before his Northwest Whitfield football team took the field in the prestigious Southeastern 7-on-7 Championship ...



Strong start for Dalton baseball built on experience  Chattanooga Times Free Press

For the current group of Catamounts, who are thriving under new coach Rhett Parrott, it's a good thing those days have changed. Eight of Parrott's players got ...



Take-away message: wash those hands  WRCB-TV

Inspectors were hard at work this week keeping diners safe, with a staggering number of restaurants inspected.



Phillip Brown named as the new Rome High principal; BOE approves budget  Northwest Georgia News

Rome High School's new principal has “a proven track record of success,” according to Michael Buck, superintendent of Rome City Schools.



Trion, Heritage shine, Walker County lags in school assessments [document, video]  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Trion and Heritage middle schools are the best places to send your children to learn in North Georgia, according to new accountability data released by the ...



News headlines by Google News for Dalton High School Dalton GA

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Dalton High . This site has been created to offer a place for DHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Dalton High Dalton, GA alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.