Soldier saves children from Chattahoochee River

...Ga. - A soldier is being hailed as a hero for pulling two boys from the Chattahoochee River in Columbus.Second Lt. James Lamoreaux was exploring a Chattahoochee River island with his wife, Shannon, when he heard screaming and spotted...

Latest Vogtle spending approved; plea for water conservation ignored

...generation level and bring in expensive additional portable cooling units because of the dangerously reduced water levels in the Chattahoochee River. By modifying the cooling design of Vogtle Units 3 and 4 now, the long-term operation of all the reactors will...

Planned Heritage Rivers list drops Chattahoochee

COLUMBUS, Ga. -- The Chattahoochee River was dropped from a list...President Clinton, dropped the Chattahoochee from its final list because of...expressed concern that picking the Chattahoochee could upset negotiations between...

Benning's 'yo-yo' population keeps Chattahoochee elastic

ATLANTA - Chattahoochee County already boasts several national...likely flow from the same source. Chattahoochee County is home to Fort Benning...percent of the geographic area of Chattahoochee County, which backs up to the Alabama...

Brunswick hammers Chattahoochee

The clock hadn't struck midnight but Chattahoochee's Cinderella run in the Class AAAA playoffs came to...half to build a 15-0 halftime lead. Then they allowed Chattahoochee to score just one touchdown in the contest, a 9-yard...

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Sewage spills into Chattahoochee River

COLUMBUS --- Columbus Water Works is investigating what caused a major spill on the Chattahoochee Riverwalk a week after heavy rainfall caused the same 72-inch sewer line to dump 1.1 million gallons of untreated sewage and...

Girl, 9, rescued from Chattahoochee River

CUMMING, Ga. - Authorities say a 9-year-old girl has been pulled from the Chattahoochee River by rescuers after she went missing while tubing on the river north of Atlanta.Forsyth County fire officials tell WSB-TV...

Judge won't halt Methodists from selling Simpsonwood

...dismissed an attempt by residents in Atlanta's northeastern suburbs to block the sale of a large tract of land along the Chattahoochee River. The North Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church is looking to sell the property known as Simpsonwood...

Georgia split in legal fight over Chattahoochee water

...and business groups called the Middle Chattahoochee River Users filed a brief in federal...enough water from the lake and the Chattahoochee to take care of at least another million...brief. The group, which includes the Chattahoochee Riverkeeper, Columbus-Muscogee County...

Ga. river could be path to the coast for Appalachian Trail hikers

...conservation group says.Leaders envision the Chattahoochee River as a way to allow Appalachian...stretches from Maine to north Georgia.The Chattahoochee's headwaters, in the north Georgia...trail and go to the headwaters of the Chattahoochee," said Curt Soper, the Georgia-Alabama...