Fannin County Newswire (Page 7)

Fannin County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fannin County, GA. (Page 7)

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  1. Fannin County Commissioners Court adopt Lower Bois d'Arc Creek Reservoir comprehensive planRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    At a regular meeting Monday, October 18, Fannin County Commissioners Court voted to adopt a comprehensive plan that will guide the zoning process for Lower Bois d'Arc Creek Reservoir and continued the discussion regarding the impact of sand and gravel operations moving into northern Fannin County. Daniel Harrison, project manager for consulting firm Freese and Nichols told commissioners court that information gleaned from the last public meeting resulted in minor revisions.


  2. Town hall meeting in Bonham focuses on courthouse restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    With early voting beginning Monday, October 24, Fannin County Commissioners Court continues to make good on a promise to go anywhere and talk to anyone about the basic facts regarding restoration of the 1888 Fannin County Courthouse. Monday night the discussion was held in Bonham.


  3. COLLINS, Betty JoanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 |

    Mrs. Betty Joan Collins age 83 of Marietta, GA. formerly of Blairsville passed away on Sunday October 16, 2016 in the Chatuge Nursing Home following an extended illness.


  4. Football Player of the Week: Dawson County quarterback Coey WatsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | The Times

    A quick flick of the wrist from Dawson County High quarterback Coey Watson in the first quarter put it well on its way to a sizeable win against Fannin County on Friday in Blue Ridge. On the snap from the 10th-ranked Tigers' 31, Watson spotted his slot receiver Austin Young around the 50, put a throw in his hands that didn't cause him to break stride and watched as he pulled away for a 69-yard score.


  5. Public Meeting to focus on courthouse restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    Have questions regarding the restoration of the 1888 Fannin County Courthouse? Know someone who does? Be certain to bring friends and family to a town hall meeting slated for 6:30 p.m. Monday, October 17 in the Bonham Civic Center, formerly known as the Armory. Fannin County Judge Spanky Carter and all four Fannin County Commissioners are scheduled to attend and present facts regarding this project of historic proportions.


  6. Dawson County hammers Union CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2016 | The Times

    ... y moves to 4-1 overall and 2-0 in decisive region wins. Next week the Tigers will travel to Blue Ridge to face Fannin County who is 2-4 and 0-2 in region play.


  7. Loraine Marie RichardsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    Loraine Marie Richardson, 74, of Greenfield, died Tuesday, October 4, 2016, at her home. She was born on May 15, 1942, in Hammond, as the daughter of Jay A. and Beulah M. Daugherty.


  8. TFS cross country meet honors 2 public safety heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... Chief Bill Goatcher and for the five visiting school teams Mountain View, Shiloh, Habersham, Morgan County and Fannin County," said Athletic Director Scott Neal. Just prior to the first race, Hayes and Goatcher were presented with a U.S. flag, a ...


  9. David Lee CollettRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | The Inter-Mountain

    David Lee Collett, 75, a resident of Route 2, Elkins, passed away Monday morning, Oct. 3, 2016, at his home, surrounded by his family.


  10. Eunice Marie BryantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Douglas County Sentinel

    Mrs. Bryant was born in Greensboro, North Carolina, on December 7, 1934, the daughter of the late Junius B. Yates and Annie Dossy Smith Yates. She worked in the Winn Dixie cafeteria for a number of years and was a member of the First Pentcostal Church of Villa Rica, Georgia.


  11. These Joyful Former Lab Chimps Just Can't Get Enough WatermelonRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2016 | Switched

    Earlier this month, nine female chimpanzees arrived at Project Chimps , a 336-acre sanctuary near Blue Ridge, Georgia. The lucky ladies previously lived at the University of Louisiana's New Iberia Research Center, along with more than 200 other chimps who are slated to ultimately join them at the sanctuary.


  12. Say no to closing judicial processRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | The Coastal Courier

    ... resigned after she became embroiled in a controversy in which she supported the criminal indictment of a Fannin County newspaper publisher seeking public records concerning her court. But until the recent turmoil, the commission operated effectively ...


  13. Apple PickingTake a fall family road trip to these orchardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Atlanta Parent

    52 East, Ellijay. 706-276-3048; Sept. 1-Oct. 31. Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., 1-6 p.m. U-Pick is a chance to go into the orchards and pick your own apples straight from the tree.


  14. Fannin County Commissioners Court discusses local hospital authority boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    A chasm that has been created between Fannin County Commissioners Court and Fannin County Hospital Authority may have finally been bridged by a frank discussion that allowed both sides to air grievances and then carefully consider the response. Commissioners court got underway a few minutes late so that Fannin County Judge Spanky Carter could welcome a regional meeting of county clerks and district clerks being held Tuesday in Bonham.


  15. Bonham City Council supports National Recovery Month, moves forward...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    At a regular meeting Monday, September 12, Bonham City Council issued a proclamation in support of National Recovery Month, received a detailed presentation regarding restoration of the Fannin County Courthouse, and continued the process to issue certificates of obligation in order to fund improvements that will bring the city's wastewater treatment plant into compliance with Texas Commission for Environmental Quality. The Bonham City Council meeting begin with a fiscal analysis of the previous month by Dave Struchtemeyer, CPA, City of Bonham Director of Finance, and he had good news on three fronts.


  16. Fannin County Courthouse restoration: questions and answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    As promised, each regular meeting of Fannin County Commissioners Court until November 8 will feature a discussion of details regarding restoration of the historic 1888 Fannin County Courthouse. Tuesday, September 13, Fannin County Judge Spanky Carter answered some of the most common questions that are being asked.


  17. Player of The Week: Chestatee's Nick Lyles' 5 touchdowns paces offense in winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | The Times

    Chestatee running back Nick Lyles and his center Barron King decided to make a little wager at last Monday's team practice: If Lyles found a way to score five touchdowns, King would have to shave his head the following week. And as Lyles crossed the goal line for the fifth and final time during Friday night's 47-30 win over Fannin County - a career high for the junior - King hoisted his running back in the air, not realizing he had just lost the bet.


  18. Courthouse restoration discussed at two meetings Monday in BonhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    In approximately six weeks, Fannin County voters will begin going to the polls to decide the fate of the 1888 Fannin County Courthouse and two separate presentations were held in Bonham Monday night to present before-and-after perspectives of courthouse restoration. Fannin County Judge Spanky Carter spoke during the regular meeting of Bonham City Council to present the basic facts of courthouse restoration and explain why he believes Fannin County can restore the historic courthouse without raising the tax rate.


  19. These Retired Lab Chimps Are Already Loving Their New HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | Switched

    Nine former lab chimpanzees are settling into their new home at a Georgia sanctuary - with more than 200 others slated to join them. Project Chimps , a 236-acre facility near Blue Ridge, Georgia, welcomed Buttercup, Charisse, Emma, Genesis, Gertrude, Gracie, Jennifer, Latricia and Samira on Thursday.


  20. Endangered chimps retire from medical research and get a fancy new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | Mashable

    Jennifer, Charisse, Buttercup, Latricia, Samira, Gertrude, Emma, Genesis and Gracie have spent their lives as scientific research subjects at the New Iberia Research Center in Louisiana. Now they're retired, due to the phasing-out of invasive medical research on chimpanzees across the U.S. On Thursday morning they arrived at the new Project Chimps sanctuary in Morganton, Georgia, to move into their new home.