News

When you see news in the making, contact News Director Charles Robertson by email or phone (706) 782-4251.

Rabun County’s Newest Crime Fighter

November 25, 2014
Rabun County’s Newest Crime Fighter

Rabun County Sheriff Frank Andrews welcomed a new member into his department last week… “His name is Paco, he is from the Department of Defense. He is one of the dogs they rotated out, they like keeping a younger stock.They like keeping them anywhere from 2 to 3 years old, and so they rotate them…

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AAA’s Turkey Day Tow to Go

November 25, 2014

AAA and Bud Light are urging motorists to plan ahead for the holiday weekend if they will be out drinking. This means choosing a designated driver, staying where you are celebrating, using a cab or finding another form of sober transportation, and the two companies want to help by rolling out their Tow to Go…

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Thanksgiving Gas Prices Lowest in Five Years

November 24, 2014

An estimated 89% of Americans will drive to their destination this Thanksgiving. Of the 41.3 million road trippers nationwide,  1.9 million of those will be Georgians, who will pay the lowest Thanksgiving gas prices in 5 years. The national average price for a gallon of regular unleaded was $2.82 Sunday, 46 cents cheaper than the…

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Water Boil Advisory

November 24, 2014

All businesses and citizens experiencing low water pressure or no water and are on the City of Clayton water system are advised to “boil” all water prior to use for cooking, drinking, or preparing baby food.  The water should be boiled for at least one minute after reaching a rolling boil.  Citizens should boil their…

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Wildcats Close Out Season With Hard Fought Loss

November 21, 2014
Wildcats Close Out Season With Hard Fought Loss

The Rabun County Wildcats left everything on the field tonight in the second round of the playoffs. The Cats took control early scoring a field goal in the first minutes of the game, and took an extremely tough and talented Benedictine squad to halftime only down 14-3. The Benedictine Cadets proved to be just a…

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Rabun County Falls to Benedictine

November 21, 2014

Benedictine triumphs over Rabun County 42-9

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Tough Match-up for the Wildcats Tonight

November 21, 2014
Tough Match-up for the Wildcats Tonight

The Wildcats are set for their second home playoff game of the season, and tonight they face a tough Benedictine team, says Coach Lee Shaw… “We got to play outstanding on defense, this is the best offensive team, multiple offense that we’ve seen, lot of play-makers. Offensively, we have to score in the redzone, we…

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Charity Lane Change

November 21, 2014

Charity Lane has made a slight change to the days they will operate the Holiday Store. The Holiday Store and Come to the Stable events at Dillard United Methodist Church will be on Fridays and Saturdays only, Dec 5th & 6th and 12th & 13th.  Time is the same 5:30pm-9:00pm.  The church will not be…

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Does Your Home Qualify for Free Weatherization?

November 21, 2014

Aside from the Heating Assistance Program, Ninth District Opportunities offers another program through the state to help those in need stay warm… “Well the weatherization program is designed to help homes become more energy efficient, so we do weatherization depending on the need of the household. They can do caulking and minor window repairs, they…

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Christmas Parade Right Around the Corner

November 21, 2014
Christmas Parade Right Around the Corner

Things are gearing up for this year’s Annual Rabun County Christmas Parade through Downtown Clayton. Clayton City Manager Cissy Henry says it will be the first week of December… “The Parade will be, December the 6th, from 5pm to 7pm, and the theme this year is “Christmas Eve in My Hometown”” Those wishing to participate…

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Rabun & Macon Counties

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Calendar

  • November 25, 2014 8:00 amPecans, Mountain Cookbooks for sale
  • November 28, 2014UMW Missions Market
  • December 1, 2014 9:00 amRabun Coat Drive
  • December 4, 2014 7:00 pmRCHS Fine Art Drama "Fruit Cake"
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