Vietnam War veteran George Nelson explains some of the history of the war to the crowd gathered for The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall memorial service Friday, October 4. The wall was on display in Blue Ridge from October 3 to 7.

HISTORY REMEMBERED

“The Vietnam War took a horrific toll on our country,” Georgia Speaker of the House David Ralston said during The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall memorial service Friday, October 4. “It was unpleasant. It was ugly. Many of us lived through those…

Cross country runners finish first

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The Fannin County Mddle School boys Cross Country team came away with first place and the Champions plaque from the Carney Classic Invitational.

Copper Basin dominates Lookout Valley

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Copper Basin’s big play offense loaded the scoreboard with 52 points Friday night to defeat the Lookout Valley Yellowjackets and earn the top spot in 1A, Region 3 football standings.

Linda Cheek

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Linda Kaye Loudermilk Cheek, age 74, of Murphy, passed away Wednesday, October 2, 2019. 

Louise Brown

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Mrs. Louise Brown, age 90, of McCaysville, passed away Wednesday, October 2, 2019, at Fannin Regional Hospital. Mrs.

Juanita Bennett

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Mrs. Juanita Boyd Bennett, age 90, passed away Friday, October 4, 2019, at her home. She was born April 16, 1929, to the late Hubert W. Boyd and Montene Thompson Boyd.