Future Of North Georgia Police Department Uncertain

Jul 25, 2017

The fate of the police department in the small town of Varnell in Whitfield County is suddenly uncertain. Earlier this month, the city council voted to eliminate the department because of costs, with little warning. The mayor ultimately vetoed that move, but the council could override that veto on Tuesday. We talked with reporter Chris Whitfield, who has been covering this story for The Daily Citizen in Dalton.