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Looking for a good book to read this summer? 

Check out this week’s recommendation from the Fannin County Public Library.

The Fannin County Special Olympics will be hosting the first annual Fannin County Special Olympics Golf Tournament, Tuesday, July 24.

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The North Georgia Rapids Swim Team has wrapped up their summer short course swim season with an excellence showing.

Jacob Gailey, an upcoming junior at Fannin County High School, traveled to Norcross and Lawrenceville this past month to compete in two United States Tennis Association Boys 16’s singles tournament


Lewis Patrick “Pat” Snow, age 60, of Epworth, passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2018, in Harpersville, Alabama. 

Raymond Ross, age 78, of Epworth, passed away Sunday, July 8, 2018, in Chattanooga, Tennessee. 

Nancy Louise Barnes, age 72, of Ducktown, Tennessee, passed away Saturday, July 7, 2018. 

The News Observer

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