Eric Morris is a client who has been participating in the Mineral Springs Center, Inc. fun virtually through Medicaid’s Disaster Aid Plan.

Center needs help

Unknown to many, the Mineral Springs Center, Inc. was founded in 1973 as a day center for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Marking their 48th year this coming March, the center currently provides services to 22…

No formal reports of alleged threat


Following accusations made by Blue Ridge Councilman Nathan Fitts of a criminal threat made by Councilman Mike Panter against Fitts during a February 9 council meeting, Fitts said, “There will be ac



Staff members at Blue Ridge Assisted Living are being credited with stopping a scam that could have cost a resident a lot of money.

Lady Rebels top Chattooga for region title


The Fannin County Lady Rebels put on a show in the second half of the region championship game against Chattooga Thursday, February 18, to win the game 68-39  and claim their first AA Region 7 Cham

Sheila Harper


Sheila Suit Harper, age 53, of Copperhill, Tenneesee, passed away Tuesday, February 16, 2021, at her home. 

Margaret Goddard


Mrs. Margaret Goddard, age 93, of Blue Ridge, passed away February 14, 2021, at her home. 

JC Owenby


Joseph “JC” Clifton Owenby, age 83, of Mineral Bluff, passed away Thursday, February 18, 2021, at his home.