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Darryl Strawberry

Former Major League Baseball outfielder Darryl Strawberry will be returning to Blue Ridge Wednesday, October 11, at 6:30 p.m., at Rebels Stadium on the Fannin County High School campus. 

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Sports for Subscribers

From the opening kickoff Friday night in Blue Ridge, the dominance of the Fannin County defense and the determination of the Rebels’ running game were on prominent display.

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Ralph Stanley, age 89, of Cherry Log, passed away Sunday, August 13, 2017, at Union County Nursing Home. 

Marie Edna Kuykendall, age 92, of Blue Ridge, passed away Monday, September 4, 2017, in Chattanooga. 

Fay Lorraine Queen, age 67, of Epworth, passed away Tuesday, September 5, 2017. 

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