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  1. High school football: North Hall cruises to 62-13 win over Fannin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | The Times

    ... on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018. JT Fair racked up 239 rushing yards with three touchdowns as North Hall rolled over Fannin County in a 62-13 win on Friday in Gainesville. Fair also contributed to the Trojans (6-1. 2-1 Region 7-3A) offense with two ...

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  2. Why You Need to Escape to the Georgia Mountains This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 30 | Southern Living

    Nestled in north Georgia's mountainous Fannin County, Blue Ridge is a hipster of a village where Appalachian roots branch out in all sorts of interesting directions. The town is part mountaineer, part hippie chick.

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  3. Atlanta Braves Legend Chipper Jones Selling Ultimate Family...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | SFGate

    Hall of Famer Chipper Jones, a former Atlanta Braves third baseman, is selling his rustic weekend home in Blue Ridge, GA, a popular vacation destination. Eight-time All-Star and former Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones is selling his rustic weekend home in Blue Ridge, GA, a popular vacation destination at the foot of the Adirondack Mountains.

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  4. The Search for Handmade Crafts in the Tennessee River ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | PRWeb

    American Craft Week is set for October 5-14, 2018, and is the perfect time to find a one-of-a-kind item to treasure for years to come. The Tennessee River Valley Mapguide provides visitors with information from a local's perspective on some of America's hot spots for craft lovers.

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  5. Fannin County Commissioners Court to vote on Bois d'Arc Lake Zoning Oct. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | North Texas e-News

    At the regular meeting of Fannin County Commissioners Court, the meeting opened with the invocation which was delivered by David Woodson. A quorum was established with all in attendance.

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  6. BT on the Weather Channel: 3 Awesome TreehouseaRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 26 | Budget Travel

    These incredible treetop lodgings may be sky high, but their prices aren't. Here's how to book the ultimate "room with a view."

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  7. They're hoping for one last clue, through modern science and DNA, for one last answer.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    "I don't see how you could find it anymore peaceful. I've never seen anything ugly here," said Doris Abernathy, 92. "We have a little jail over there, but I've never seen anybody in there."

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  8. Hot Topics Experience apple picking, cider tasting, more at Mercier Orchards in Blue Ridge, GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | WSB-TV

    Nestled in beautiful Blue Ridge, Georgia, Mercier Orchards is a true family owned and operated apple orchard with some 300 acres and 100,000 fruit tress. Started by Bill and Adele Mercier, the apple orchard has been around for four generations and continues to provide families with great experiences and memories.

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  9. Two newcomers, two officials running for Wilton Manors seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... his longtime domestic partner, Eric Bucher, a makeup artist in Boca Raton. The couple has a vacation home in Fannin County, Georgia. Surprising thing about him: "Eric and I have rescued 3 golden retrievers. We a are now parents to the amazing ...

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  10. High school football: Chestatee rallies for 45-42 win against Fannin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | The Times

    ... quarterback Christian Charles rushed for 338 yards and four touchdowns as it rallied for a 45-42 win against Fannin County on Friday in Blue Ridge. Charles also completed 16 of 24 throws for 170 yards as the War Eagles (1-3) overcame a 21-point ...

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  11. Special Weather Statement Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2018 | WSB-TV

    GAZ006-007-100030- Gilmer GA-Fannin GA- 805 PM EDT SUN SEP 9 2018 ...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHERN GILMER AND NORTHERN FANNIN COUNTIES UNTIL 830 PM EDT... At 805 PM EDT...a strong thunderstorm was near Cherry Log, or near Ellijay...moving northeast at 25 mph. HAZARD...Up to 40 mph wind...frequent cloud to ground lightning and heavy rain.

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  12. East Hall powers past Chestatee 56-41 for first win of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | The Times

    ... efore traveling to Greater Atlanta Christian on Sept. 21. Chestatee will go on the road next Friday to take on Fannin County.

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  13. Mr. Roy "Clifford" JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2018 | The Chatsworth Times

    Mr. Roy "Clifford" Jones, age 83, of Chatsworth, passed away Sunday, September 2, 2018 at Hamilton Medical Center. Mr. Jones was preceded in death by his parents, Lamar & Bonnie Jones; brothers, William "Buck" and Calvin Jones; sisters, Evelyn Hammontree, Kathleen Keith and Mary Jo Hester-McCune.

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  14. Ralph Franklin "The Rabbit Man" DispainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Ralph Franklin "The Rabbit Man" Dispain, 91, a resident of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018, in an Athens health care facility. He was the son of the late Cyna and Joe Dispain.

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  15. Lillie May ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Lillie May Thomas, 92, a resident of Blue Ridge, Ga., and formerly of Cleveland, passed away Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, in a Blue Ridge health care facility. She was the daughter of the late Nancy King Sisson and Perry Sisson.

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  16. Prep Volleyball: Lady Jackets continue strong start, sweep home tri-matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2018 | Calhoun Times

    ... 15-1 record and winning both the At The Rock Tournament (Rockmart High) and the Rally on the Ridge Tournament (Fannin County). But before Tuesday, they hadn't gotten a chance to display their skills on their home court yet so they took full ...

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  17. Hardy, Susan WhiteheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | The Lakeland Ledger

    SUSAN WHITEHEAD HARDY, 71 WINTER HAVEN - Long time Winter Haven resident, Susan Whitehead Hardy, passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2018, in Blue Ridge, Georgia at the age of 71. Born in Clinton, South Carolina, Susan moved to Winter Haven when she was 7 years old. She was a member of the original Devilette squad, a Calendar Girl, and graduated from Winter Haven High School in 1965.

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  18. Former research chimps to get new life at Georgia sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2018 | Brunswick News

    On a sunny Tuesday in May, 11-year-old Hercules made a brave move and ventured outside alone. He moved slowly at first, looking at the ground and shaking his head before walking across 2 acres of forest to observe the sights and sounds around him.

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  19. FOOTBALL: LaFayette wins in Ellis' debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2018 | Walker County Messenger

    ... un out the clock. LaFayette (1-0) will try to keep it going in Blue Ridge next week as they travel to face the Fannin County Rebels in the teams' first matchup since 1981. Fannin County, 2-8 a year ago, is coming off a 28-0 shutout of Gilmer.

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  20. North Ga. eye clinic owner to be sentenced in Gainesville next week...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    A north Georgia eye clinic owner is to be sentenced in U.S. District Court in Gainesville Wednesday, Aug. 22, following her conviction earlier this year on Medicare and Medicaid fraud charges. Matilda Lynn Prince of Mineral Bluff was convicted in January by a federal jury in Gainesville of twenty-nine counts of health care fraud for filing fraudulent claims with Medicare and the Georgia Medicaid program.

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