Ranger woman airlifted to Erlanger after hitting a speed limit sign and hit and run incident
Wednesday, December 5, 2018- 7:43 a.m. 
CALHOUN POLICE
 
A Ranger woman was found in her car after reportedly striking a speed limit sign on North Wall Street in Gordon County and then reportedly struck a tree. 
 
According to Calhoun Police, 26-year old Jessica Lynn Barrett was found in her car with the air bags deployed on South Wall Street near Oak Street with two cans of aerosol dust cleaner bottles found used. 
 
The officer that responded to the scene reportedly recognized Barrett’s vehicle in an accident earlier that day located on South Wall Street near Firehouse Subs. 
 
Barrett was taken to the Calhoun High School Softball field to wait on Life Force for a transport to Erlanger Hospital in Chattanooga. 
 
Barrett has been charged with DUI, Hit and Run, and failure to maintain lane.  
 
An Acworth woman is behind bars after allegedly stabbing another person in Acworth.
The Georgia Department of Transportation will continue work on SR 1/ US 27 in Chattooga County sealing cracks in the roadway.
40-year old James Kyle Clark is facing a long list of charges after police recover over two ounces of methamphetamine a quantity of marijuana, several unlawful pills, and an AK-style rifle.
A man arrested late last week is facing additional charges, a woman is charged with identity fraud and a man is charged with criminal damage to property.
One person was airlifted to the hospital following a three-vehicle wreck on Martha Berry Highway at around 7 a.m. Tuesday.
Eight Floyd County schools beat the odds in 2018, performing better than statistically expected on the College and Career Ready Performance Index.
Fortunately, the driver was unhurt.
No one was injured in a duplex fire at 4 Crossridge Drive behind Midway School in Silver Creek Monday morning.
Gas prices in Georgia have declined for the ninth consecutive week, for a total discount of 62 cents.
Two men are arrested for credit card fraud in separate incidents, a man is charged with criminal damage to property, another man allegedly fought officers, and police make several drug arrests.