Recent News

December 8, 2020

Mass Grading Contract Approved

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The Catoosa County Board of Commissioners voted to approve a mass grading contract as recommended by the Catoosa County Development Authority.

 

The mass grading project will take place on the Development Authority publicly owned land. Expected to be complete by Q3 of 2021, the site is designed for two shovel ready pads totaling 25 +/- acres.

September 15, 2020

Panel Truss to Open Facility in Ringgold

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Texas based Panel Truss, Inc. will open a new production facility in Ringgold, Georgia at the former Sun Mills Carpet and Flooring building. The new owners plan to spend $1.8 million and will hire 30 workers making between $16 and $20 per hour.

The facility will mainly service the prefabricated truss and engineered beam market for commercial and multi-unit residential demand in the I-75 corridor between Atlanta and Knoxville.

April 1, 2020

Catoosa.info Launched to Provide COVID Resources

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In partnership with the Catoosa County Economic Development Authority, the Catoosa County Chamber of Commerce has launched a website to help disseminate information related to COVID-19 resources.

The website is located at www.Catoosa.info.

January 13, 2020

Cabela's Closes in Fort Oglethorpe

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Cabela's closed their location in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia as a result a corporate buyout by Bass Pro Shops in 2017. All of the employees at the Cabela's location have been offered positions at the Bass Pro Shop location in East Ridge, Tennessee two miles away. However, information from the Georgia Department of Labor will is available on our website.

August 29, 2019

Tennessee Oncology Coming to Battlefield Parkway

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Tennessee Oncology will be the anchor tenant in a new 15,000 SF development on Battlefield Parkway near the Center for Sports Medicine and across from the newly constructed Prime Imaging and CHI Memorial Georgia in what is becoming a medical services cluster for Catoosa County.

An additional 10 acres remains for development on the campus. Developer Larry Armour envisions more commercial, retail, and medical space.

August 16, 2019

From HERE to CAREER Students Embark on New Journey

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Surrounded by parents, teachers, and community leaders, the first cohort of sixteen students signed a commitment with Catoosa County's newly created From HERE to CAREER College and Career Academy on August 16.

 

From HERE to CAREER will be a dual-enrollment, career technical education system servicing all three high schools in Catoosa County. The first cohort of students are enrolled in the Industrial Systems and Mechatronics pathway.