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Fannin County High School Fine Arts/Drama teacher Todd Geren provided the Fannin County Board of Education with an extracurricular update by explaining what Thespian Troupe 6952, now known as The R

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The Fannin County High School Marching Band recently competed in “The Superbowl of Sound Band Competition,” at Central-Carroll High School Saturday, October 6. 

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Copper Basin played its last away game in the 2018 season when the Cougars traveled to Lookout Valley to play the Yellow Jackets in a District 3-A football game Friday, October 12.

The Fannin County Rebels hit the road, Friday, October 12, to take on the North Hall Trojans. 

The Fannin County Lady Rebels started their Area Tournament play Thursday, October 11, as they faced off against Lumpkin County and East Hall.


Robert Eugene Snodgrass, age 86, of Blue Ridge passed away Sunday, September 30, 2018, at his home. 

Roy William Ball, age 69, of Blue Ridge, passed away October 6, 2018, at the Fannin Regional Hospital. 

Phillip Collis, age 69, of Mineral Bluff, passed away Friday, October 12, 2018, at his home. 

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