Doctors Hospital | The Augusta Chronicle

...county without a hospital, and at 140,000 people is more than twice as large as the next largest county without one, Walker County, Hearing Officer Ellwood ... After a hearing in Fulton County Superior Court, the judge found he lacked jurisdiction...

Columbia County hospital about growth, analysis finds

...county without a hospital and at 140,000 people is more than twice as large as the next largest county without one, Walker County, Oakley wrote. It is also the state's second-fastest growing county and is expected to add 10,000 to 15,000...

Another Ga. hospital set to close

...Chattanooga Times Free Press reported.Hospital employees were told of the closing date on Thursday, according to the Walker County Messenger/Catoosa County News.The Hutcheson CEO, Farrell Hayes, declined comment Friday on the closure, referring...

Columbus, Ga., policewoman falls to death

...40-year-old Suzanne Huffman was with a church group Saturday when she fell about 30 feet Saturday on Pigeon Mountain in Walker County. Huffman's son, 17-year-old Tanner Hope, tells WTVM-TV the rope his mother was attached to became unhinged...

Suffering from Alzheimer's, man fatally shot

...started walking. A deputy sheriff noticed him along a road around 2:20 a.m. and stopped to ask what he was doing, Walker County Sheriff Steve Wilson said. Westbrook told the officer that he was gathering mail and then planned to return to his...

Ga. man shoots, kills wandering Alzheimer's patient; police say charges possible

WALKER COUNTY, Ga. - In a case that could renew the debate over stand-your-ground...72-year-old who turned out to be a wandering Alzheimer's patient.Walker County authorities told the Chattanooga Times Free Press that the victim, Ronald...

Autopsy planned in shooting of Alzheimer's patient

...Investigation lab in Atlanta, Walker County Coroner W. Dewayne Wilson said...to The Associated Press.The Walker County Sheriff's Office requested that...pre-dawn darkness Wednesday, Walker County Sheriff Steve Wilson told reporters...

2 Fla. students killed exploring Ga. cave

...Ga. - Two students from the University of Florida have died after rappelling into a cave in northwest Georgia.Walker County Coroner Dewayne Wilson said two men entered Ellison's Cave on Saturday in the Crockford-Pigeon Mountain Wildlife...

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At least 11 dead in Georgia

...more than 80 across the region.Gov. Nathan Deal declared a state of emergency covering Floyd, Dade, Catoosa and Walker counties. His spokesman, Brian Robinson, said that list would likely grow as the wave of storms continued to push across...

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Storm death toll mounts

...covering Floyd, Dade, Catoosa and Walker counties. His spokesman, Brian Robinson...covering Floyd, Dade, Catoosa and Walker counties. His spokesman, Brian Robinson...four hurt in Floyd County. In Walker County, up to 25 people were taken to...

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