Hannah Ritchie, left, and Ashton Davis are shown gathering groceries for an elderly woman Thursday, March 26. The elderly woman could not go out and get essentials and had no one to make the trip for her.

Davis, Ritchie show what caring for others means

People of Fannin County and the Copper Basin have always been known for their willingness to come together and help those in need, no matter the circumstances. The COVID-19 situation is no exception. Ashton Davis and Hannah Ritchie, two Fannin…

Martha Standridge


Martha Marie Standridge, age 87, of Dalton, Georgia passed away on Friday, March 20, 2020 at the Hamilton Medical Center in Dalton. 

Jimmy Shook


Jimmy Dell Shook, age 78, of Blue Ridge, passed away at his home on Sunday, March 22, 2020.

Eugene Kuykendall


Mr. Eugene Kuykendall, age 88, of Blue Ridge Street, Blue Ridge, passed away peacefully on Sunday March 29, 2020 in the Union County Nursing Home following a period of declining health. Mr.