LeAnn Dockery’s second grade class at Copper Basin Elementary School gather for a photo while Dockery holds Haven Angel, the school’s new pup. Shown are, from left, front, Ethan Hedden, Brody Coleman and Malaney Scoggins; middle, Makenna Stone, EmmaSue Hughes, Dockery and Kallie Mosley; back, Zeke Allen, Edward Cole, Braydon Curtis, Braxton Lisk, Avery Chin, Briar Hicks and Madden Beach.

Haven Angel comes to the rescue at Copper Basin

"We had a student that was struggling and having, just having a hard time, and she didn’t really feel like she had a friend or really someone she could really confide in or trust except for a neighbor’s dog,” Copper Basin Elementary School Principal…

Soap Box Derby needs sponsors



here can a group of students, a family, or a business build a soap box derby race car and race that car against others in hopes of winning a cash prize or a prize package? 

Fannin’s purchase of Whitepath building


Fannin County’s recently hired architectural company for the Whitepath FabTech building, Sutton Architectural Services, issued an Existing Facility Report on the building in May of last year that d

Martin Poole Sr.


The Rev. Marvin Joel Poole Sr., age 89, of Blue Ridge, passed away Friday, February 14, 2020. The Rev. Poole was born April 2, 1930, in Blue Ridge.

Doris McGowan


Doris McGowan passed away February 12, 2020, at her home in Blue Ridge, surrounded by her family. Born April 25, 1927, in Bronx, New York, to Emil and Mary (Miller) Braun.

Dan Underwood


Leonard Daniel “Dan” Underwood, age 89, of Blue Ridge, passed away February 9, 2020, in the Brian Center Health and Rehab in Canton, Georgia. He was born July 4, 1930, to the late William C.