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Best friends Emilee Corn and Aly Hawkins have big hearts.

Four juveniles have been arrested and charged in connection with the shooting death of a Fannin County man in the early morning hours of Tuesday, December 4.

Representatives with Georgia Mass Appraisal Solutions & Services (GMASS) have suggested the Fannin County Board of Assessors request proposals from different companies based on what they feel i

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The Fannin County Rebel wrestling team traveled to Union County High School, Friday, December 7, to compete in the “Friday Night Fights match”.

The Fannin County Lady Rebels hosted the Dawson County Lady Tigers, Tuesday, December 4, for the Lady Rebels first Region match up.

The Copper Basin Cougars hosted the Sale Creek Panthers Monday, December 3, for a knock down drag out district match up.


Delmas Monday, age 86, formerly of Morganton, passed away November 17, 2018. 

He was the son of the late Walter and Mamie Monday of Blue Ridge, Georgia. 

John Terry Chambers went to heaven Tuesday, November 27, 2018, following an extended illness. 

Haven C. Kiker, age 91, of Blue Ridge, passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018, in Blue Ridge, Georgia. 

The News Observer

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Blue Ridge, GA, 30513