News

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Two Meetings Today

The Rabun County Commissioners will have a Budget Workshop at 4pm in the County Courthouse today, April 24th. The Board of Education will also meet for their Regular Monthly Meeting this afternoon at 5:30 in the Tiger Administrative Building.

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Sunday Drive Turned Reckless Chase

A police chase involving Georgia State Patrol, Rabun Sheriff’s Deputies, Clayton PD and a stolen vehicle took place throughout the county a Sunday according to Clayton Assistant Police Chief Andy Strait… “Officer Richard Hunter was on regular patrol that day. Around 11:15, he observed a vehicle traveling eastbound on Hwy 76 toward Clayton. Got in…

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DOT Works This Week

The Georgia DOT will be working in the area for the rest of the week.  A crew will clean and restore the ditches alongside SR 28, a lane and a shoulder closure are required as this work occurs. Work will take place weekdays from 7 until 5:30.  

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Welcome Center Looks for Help from Community

Leanne English of the Rabun County Welcome center says the Welcome Center is looking for volunteers “We just need people to come in and talk to people about Rabun County. Give them their experience from being here, and showing them where to go, who to see, you know, what to do, where to stay. Just…

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Windstream or No-stream

Reports of internet and phone outages have been heard throughout the Northeast Ga area since early yesterday. Windstream is now reporting that they are again running at 100%, but were not willing to give a reason for the outage at this time. Vonage has also reported outages throughout yesterday and today . Vonage says they…

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Fire Chief Set to Resign

It was announced in a recent Chief’s Meeting that EMA Director, and Rabun County Fire Chief Marty Dixon would be resigning at the end of the month… “You know working in public safety for 13 years, you know I got a three year old and a five year old at home, and a wife, and…

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Eggs Still Waiting to be Found

This weekends Easter Egg Hunt put on by The Fire Department and The City of Clayton was postponed due to the rain Saturday morning. The Egg Hunt will be held at the Clayton City Hall on Tuesday evening at 6pm.  

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Clayton Construction Continues

Construction on intersections throughout Clayton will continue after an engineering setback, says Clayton Marshall Scott Crane… “Yeah, after speaking with the General Contractor for the project, he advised me that we’re still about a month out. There was an issue on the square in town where there had been some ponding of water, and they…

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Fairy Prom Mothers Hold Fundraiser this Weekend

Fairy Prom Mothers will be having their second Princess and Heroes pageant this Saturday at 3:00 at Rabun County High School Fine Arts Building.The event is free with donations being accepted at the door. Fairy Prom Mothers help provide prom dresses to those who can’t afford them.  

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Fire Rampages Through Waterfall

A Friday night fire on Village Way in Waterfall destroyed 2 homes and damaged another. Fire Chief Marty Dixon says the initial call around 6 o’clock was for a structure fire of one home… “That house got pretty well evolved when units got on scene, and then with exposures being close, there was two or…

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Calendar

  • April 27, 2014 5:00 pmOvereaters Anonymous
  • April 28, 2014 5:00 pmOvereaters Anonymous
  • May 4, 2014 5:00 pmOvereaters Anonymous
  • May 5, 2014 5:00 pmOvereaters Anonymous
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