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February 05, 2016
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Rebels roll to region wins :: West Hall and Franklin Co. fall to varsity boys
After starting with seven straight region losses, the Fannin County varsity boys basketball team won two of its three region games over the last week to move to 10-12 overall and 2-8 in Region 7-AA...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seven Rebels wrestlers headed to sectionals
The Fannin County High varsity wrestling team will be well represented at the sectional tournament after the squad’s performance at the Area 7-AAA traditional tournament Saturday, Jan. 29, at West ...
Feb 02, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rebels Honored :: Fannin County football players recognized at annual banquet
A slew of seniors highlighted the Fannin County High football awards banquet held Thursday. Jan. 21, at the Performing Arts Center at the high school.  All of the awards but the Coach’s Award were ...
Jan 26, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Copper Basin’s varsity boys defeat Richard Hardy
Two seniors combined to score 52 points and led the Copper Basin varsity boys basketball team to a, 79-70, victory over Richard Hardy on Monday, Jan. 11, in South Pittsburg. The win was the second ...
Jan 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rebels wrestlers combine to place fifth in area duals
The Fannin County varsity wrestling team earned one victory and lost twice to finish fifth in the Area 7-AAA dual tournament held Saturday, Jan. 9, in Blue Ridge. “Obviously, we are somewhat disapp...
Jan 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rebels take down Cougars
With the score tied at 38 heading into the fourth quarter against Copper Basin on Friday, Jan. 15, in Copperhill, the Fannin County boys had to call on shots from the outside to lead them to the wi...
Jan 21, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Rebels control Basin
Led by a balanced scoring attack, the Fannin County High girls varsity basketball team took a tough, 52-37, win over Copper Basin Friday, Jan. 15, in Copperhill.  The Lady Rebels (4-14, 0-6 Region ...
Jan 19, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Cougars sweep the week
Copper Basin girls take down Lookout Valley, Tennessee Christian and Whitwell High
Jan 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cougars earn two wins
After starting the season by losing eight out of the first nine games, the Copper Basin varsity boys basketball team won two of three games last week to move to 3-10 overall and 0-2 in District 5A....
Jan 12, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rebels end year with win
The Fannin County varsity boys offense came out firing on all cylinders in a 65-54 win over Murphy High on Tuesday, Dec. 29, in Murphy. Led by seven points from junior Logan Holt in the first quart...
Jan 05, 2016 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Rebels complete season sweep of Murphy
The Fannin County High girls varsity basketball team had to withstand a furious late charge from Murphy to hold on and earn a 51-50 victory Tuesday, Dec. 29, in Murphy. The Lady Rebels (3-10, 0-3 R...
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Fannin places third
Leading by just two points early in the fourth quarter, the Fannin County High varsity basketball team rallied off 10-straight points to surge ahead for a 51-43 victory over Mount Paran on the fina...
Dec 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fannin girls fall to Union Co.
The Fannin County High varsity girls basketball team played strong in the paint but couldn’t survive shooting just 20 percent from the field in a 43-28 loss to area rival Union County on Tuesday, D...
Dec 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eighth-grade Rebels win pair of games
The Fannin County Middle eighth-grade boys basketball team continued its hot start to the season with a 33-11 victory over Dawson County New Middle on Thursday, Dec. 17, in Dawsonville. The Rebels ...
Dec 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Cougars play tough, drop district game on the road
Despite 11 points from junior Lauren Brackett, the Copper Basin High varsity girls basketball team lost the second district game of the season to the Chattanooga School of Arts and Sciences, 64-32,...
Dec 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bowl contest has extended deadline
The deadline for participating in The News Observer’s annual college football bowl contest will be extended until 5 p.m., Monday, Dec. 28, to allow for the Christmas holiday. Generally, entries int...
Dec 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fannin beats Union
Rebels post overtime victory in Blairsville
Dec 22, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Rebels show signs of progress in loss
Senior Lacey Walden scored 17 points, including three made 3-pointers, to lead the Fannin County High varsity girls basketball team to a narrow, 50-45, overtime victory against Murphy, N.C., on Mon...
Dec 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Cougars win big
While it may seem impossible to improve on a 40-point win, the Copper Basin High girls basketball team did just that against Nantahala on Friday, Dec. 11, in Copperhill. The Lady Cougars (2-6, 0-1 ...
Dec 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lions earn big region victory
The Mountain Area Christian Academy boys varsity basketball team used a quick offensive start to take a big lead early on the way to earning a 60-39 region win over King’s Way on Friday, Dec. 11, i...
Dec 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fannin County runs over Murphy
Sometimes a spark is all a team needs to play to its potential and that’s what the Fannin County boys basketball team received during the opening moments of the fourth quarter in a 53-34 victory ov...
Dec 15, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Basin middle boys take down Mtn. View
The Copper Basin eighth-grade boys basketball team scored double-digit points in three of four quarters en route to defeating Mountain View, on Friday, Nov. 20, in Ducktown. Jacob Spurling led all ...
Dec 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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7th grade Rebels take down Copper Basin
Brady Martin scored 15 points and Logan Burkett added 10 to lead the Fannin County Middle seventh-grade boys basketball team to a 34-23 win over Copper Basin on Friday, Dec. 4, in Blue Ridge. Timot...
Dec 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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FCMS wrestling splits tri-match
The Fannin County Middle wrestling team split a three-way match with Gilmer Middle and Union County Middle on Tuesday, Dec. 1, at Union County Middle in Blairsville. The Rebels defeated the host Pa...
Dec 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Basin middle school girls win two games
Regan Holder scored six points to lead the Copper Basin eighth-grade girls basketball team in a 38-10 loss to Mountain View on Friday, Nov. 20, in Copperhill. Emily Hemming and Riley Smith each chi...
Dec 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Rebels fall
The 2015 Region 7-AAA campaign got off to a tough start for the Fannin County High varsity girls basketball team as the Lady Rebels fell, 56-28, to Franklin County on Friday, Dec. 4, in Carnesville...
Dec 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fannin falls to Franklin
The Fannin County High varsity boys basketball team opened play in Region 7-AAA with a narrow, 42-34, loss to Franklin County on Friday, Dec. 4, in Carnesville. The Rebels (3-2, 0-1) led, 9-8, at t...
Dec 09, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Cougars drop district game
Missed opportunities and turnovers were the story of the game as the Copper Basin High girls varsity basketball team lost the season’s district opener to Silverdale Baptist, 42-18, on Friday. Dec. ...
Dec 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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8th grade downs Basin
Led by 13 points from Carson Beavers, the Fannin County Middle eighth-grade boys basketball team defeated Copper Basin, 52-24, on Friday, Dec. 4, in Blue Ridge. With the win, the Rebels improved to...
Dec 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cougars fall twice in three outings
Senior Tanner Wilcox scored 23 points to cross the 1,000-point career plateau, but it wasn’t enough as the Copper Basin High boys varsity basketball team fell to Silverdale Baptist, 66-58, on Frida...
Dec 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Region realigned
Fannin County High will find itself fighting new region foes during the 2016-17 school year. For the second consecutive season, the football Rebels missed out on the state playoffs due to a loss in...
Dec 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rebels named to all-region teams
Eighteen members of the Fannin County High varsity football team have been named to the Region 7-AAA all-region teams for the 2015 football season. Leading the way for the Rebels is junior quarterb...
Dec 08, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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Middle school finishes 3rd
The Fannin County Middle wrestling squad continued a strong start to the 2015-16 season with a third-place showing Saturday, Nov. 21, in the King of the Mountain tournament in Hiawassee. Ten wrestl...
Dec 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rebels are co-champs
A pair of buzzer-beating shots highlighted the final game of the ETC/Piedmont Tip-Off Tournament on Tuesday, Nov. 24, in Blue Ridge. Fannin County senior Adam Ingram hit a deep 3-pointer as time ex...
Dec 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lady Rebels get ready for season
The Fannin County varsity girls basketball team got its first time on the court at game speed in a scrimmage with Coahulla Creek on Saturday, Nov. 14, in Blue Ridge. Four players scored five points...
Nov 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fannin hosts Coahulla Creek in scrimmage
Fans of boys basketball in Fannin County got a small preview of the high school squad this past weekend as the Rebels hosted Coahulla Creek for a scrimmage Saturday, Nov. 14. Kaleb Martin led the w...
Nov 17, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 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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