Libby Young, Kirk Williams and Dana Worm waited outside Blue Ridge City Hall holding signs with questions regarding the proposed annexations of highways 5 and 515.

Questions, no answers

What are the costs? Was there proper due diligence? Can grants be obtained? Can the existing infrastructure accommodate annexation? These are some questions asked by concerned city and county residents during a Monday, June 1 City of Blue Ridge…

Basin museum cancels events


The Ducktown Basin Museum has canceled all scheduled events on museum property for the months of June and July in response to ongoing COVID-19 concerns. 

Adopt A Pet


Animal Control Officers and volunteers alike hope folks will be willing to open their hearts and homes to the dogs in their facility.

Edsel Deal


William Edsel Deal, age 94, of Ducktown, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2020, at Blue Ridge Assisted Living Center. 

Tom Jervis


Tom Jervis, 51, passed away May 1, 2020, in his home in Batesville, Mississippi.

He was a professional painter, a musician, and an avid fisherman.