Fannin County Health Department held its annual Drive-Thru Flu Shot Clinic Thursday, September 24, which saw a large turn out. Shown getting a vaccine is Scott Macneill and administering the shot is county Nurse Manager Hollye Petty.

Annual flu shot clinic closes four hours early

In under three hours, Fannin County Health Department ran out of flu vaccines during their annual Drive-Thru Flu Shot Clinic Friday, September 24. “We are very glad that residents are realizing the importance of being vaccinated against the flu…

Special Olympics goes virtual


Fannin County Special Olympics is currently hosting virtual bingo nights via Facebook in order to support their athletes while they are unable to host in-person events.

Fannin cross country competes


The Fannin County cross country teams traveled to Meeks Park in Union County Thursday, September 3,to compete in the Run to the Hills meet. 

Cougars, Rebels square off October 23


A rivalry that has not been officially renewed for 23 years is set to be re-kindled Friday, October 23, as the Fannin County Rebels and Copper Basin Cougars plan to meet during the regular season a

Margaret Starks


Margaret Starks, 72, of Murphy, North Carolina, passed away Sunday, September 20, 2020, in a Chattanooga, Tennessee hospital. 

Virginia Woody


Virginia C. Woody, age 89, of Morganton, passed away Wednesday, September 23, 2020, in Jasper. 

Markie Huffman


Markie Lynn Huffman, age 67, of Turtletown passed away Tuesday, September 22, 2020.