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July 04, 2015
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Lady Rebels travel to Chapel Hill for camp
More than a month of summer practices culminated in the Fannin County High girls basketball team attending a popular basketball camp at the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill, N.C. from We...
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fannin competes in 7-on-7
The Fannin County High football team participated in a 7-on-7 and lineman competition with three other schools Tuesday, June 23 in Blue Ridge. The competition allowed each of the teams to track the...
Jun 30, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Morgan Larkin to compete in International Youth Finals
There are few bonds stronger than that of a horse and its rider. Morgan Larkin, of Morganton, sat her first horse at the age of three. Since then, her love of riding and all that goes with it has o...
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rebels filling gaps at camp
The Fannin Co. High football team held a joint football camp with Walton Co. on Wednesday, June 17 and Thursday, June 18. The camp was centered on fundamentals and attempting to give players from b...
Jun 23, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rebels’ cheer clinic, British soccer camp start in early July
LADY REBELS  BREAKFAST The Fannin County High girls basketball coaching staff will host the Lady Rebels Breakfast Club from 8-9 a.m., June 18-19, 22-23 at the high school.  The club is for girls in...
Jun 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Golfer’s memory honored at Hall of Fame tourney
On a beautiful day in the mountains 84 golfers from across the southeast gathered to play in honor of local professional who lost his life too soon. The second annual Freddy Cook, Jr. Memorial Golf...
Jun 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dugout Club’s camp helps young players develop skills
Dozens of boys aged four to 14 gathered for the 2015 Fannin Co. Dugout Club Youth Skills baseball camp held Tuesday, June 3 through Friday, June 5 at the Fannin Co. Recreation ball fields. Focused ...
Jun 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Wrestlers develop skills over summer
More than 30 boys from all age divisions in Fannin Co. came together last week for a wrestling mini-camp Monday, June 1 through Wednesday, June 3 in the old gym at Fannin Co. High. The camp, led by...
Jun 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Camp of Champions teaches fundamentals
Current, former, and future members of the Rebels and Lady Rebels basketball teams turned out for the annual Fannin Co. High Camp of Champions held from Monday, June 1 to Wednesday, June 3 at the h...
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Knights of Columbus hold golf tournament
The United Community Bank team from Blue Ridge took first place in the first flight at the Knights of Columbus Charity Golf Tournament held Saturday, May 30 at the Copper Basin Golf Club in Ducktow...
Jun 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ayres takes over Rebels’ baseball
New Fannin County High head baseball coach Jon Ayres knows a few things about winning. Among the many accomplishments on his resume are two state championships and a region championship. Most recen...
Jun 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fannin graduates become NCAA champs
Two Fannin County High alumni are national champions. Alexis Collis, a 2012 graduate, and Candace German, a 2013 graduate, are members of the University of North Georgia softball team which took ho...
Jun 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Track team celebrates successful 2015 season
Ten members of the Fannin County High boys and girls track team were honored during the program’s season-ending banquet held Monday, May 18 in the school cafeteria. Rising senior Julie Jacobs was h...
May 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dean named first team All-American
Fannin County High alum Nick Dean was named a first-team All-American by the American Baseball Coaches Association/Rawlings on Thursday, May 21 after his historic senior season with Maryville Colle...
May 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Coach Dyer retires as Fannin’s baseball coach
There comes a time in every person’s life when the next stage must begin, and that time is now for Fannin Co. baseball coach David Dyer. After spending 20 years as a baseball coach, 13 of those as ...
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cougars football begins spring practice
Spring is beginning to turn to summer at Copper Basin High. Students are looking toward graduation, summer plans, jobs, and a million other activities which take up the summer months. But for a sel...
May 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spring practice kicks off
Spring football practice is underway at Fannin County High and coach Jim Pavao is excited about the progress he’s seen. “I’m happy with the effort so far,” Pavao said. “I’m seeing improvement even ...
May 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Batters swing for the fence to help crisis network
The inaugural North Georgia Mountain Crisis Network’s Home Run Derby to raise awareness for sexual assault was held Saturday, May 9 at City Park in Blue Ridge. Fifteen individuals participated in t...
May 12, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Banquet recognizes player efforts
The 2014-15 Fannin County High basketball banquet was held Sunday, April 26 in the high school cafeteria. Among many players honored were Molly Chandler and Brandon Jordan. Chandler was recognized ...
May 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Cougars honor seniors
The Copper Basin High softball team earned a second seed in the District 5A tournament by defeating Grace Baptist Academy, 7-6, on Thursday, April 30 in Ducktown. With the win, the Lady Cougars pus...
May 05, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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MACA advances in state playoffs
The Mountain Area Christian Academy baseball team swept the first two games of the state semi-final series against Grace Christian Academy on Friday, April 24 in Blue Ridge. With the pair of wins, ...
Apr 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Offensive explosion leads to region win
The Fannin County High boys soccer team earned a pair of strong wins last week, defeating Banks County 8-4 on Tuesday, April 14 in Homer before returning home and beating Pickens County 2-1 on Frid...
Apr 21, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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MACA Lions beat Covenant at home
The Mountain Area Christian Academy baseball team scored four runs in the bottom of the first inning and never trailed in a 10-4 win over Covenant Christian Academy on Monday, April 13 at Blue Ridg...
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Breathe Deep 5K draws crowd
Dozens of runners turned out for a good cause last weekend as Mercier Orchards hosted the fourth annual ‘Breathe Deep Blue Ridge’ 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, April 11 in Blue Ridge. The event was divi...
Apr 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fannin track team readies for region meet
The Fannin County High boys track team had a strong showing at a seven-team meet Wednesday, April 8 at Murphy High. The Rebels had four second-placed finishers, and one third-place finisher, but co...
Apr 14, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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2015 Hall of Fame class to be inducted
The Fannin County Sports Hall of Fame will induct the class of 2015 at its third annual banquet beginning at 3:30 p.m. April 11 at the Fannin County High cafeteria. Tickets to the event cost $15 fo...
Apr 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rebels avenge early season loss to Banks
The Fannin County High baseball team scored four runs in the bottom of the third inning to take the lead for good in a 5-3 region victory over Banks County on Friday, April 3 in Blue Ridge. The win...
Apr 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cougars come up short against Eagles
Copper Basin’s Peyton Sosebee went 3-for-3 on the day, but Hiwassee Dam’s Eagles scored four runs in the top of the first inning and never trailed on the way to an 11-1 victory over the Cougars on ...
Apr 07, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cougars hang tough in win over Jackets
The Copper Basin High baseball team scored three runs in the top of the seventh inning and held on for the 5-3 victory in game one of a doubleheader with Lookout Valley on Saturday, March 28 in Cha...
Mar 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rebels edged by Lions at home
Fannin struck first but couldn’t overcome surrendering 10 hits in a 5-4 loss to Franklin County on Monday, March 23 in Blue Ridge. Will Shirah led the way at the plate for the Rebels. The freshman ...
Mar 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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FCMS girls finish second in region tourney
The Fannin County Middle girls soccer team wrapped up a successful season by placing second in the North Georgia Mountain Region tournament after losing the championship match to Riverview Middle o...
Mar 31, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fannin All-Stars 10 and under compete in district tournament
Jordan Bennett makes a play at second base during the Fannin County 10U All-Stars’ Dizzy Dean District 6 Tournament game against Hall County last week. Fannin advanced to the final four in the tour...
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