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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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Small Fire in Clayton

November 20, 2014

A small fire broke out in the Clayton Wendy’s around 1 o’clock yesterday afternoon, according to the Assistant Manager, Jason Rogers… “We had a fire in our potato oven, and I used one of our extinguishers in house to put it out.” Three fire stations did answer the call. Firefighters on scene confirmed that the…

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Clayton Resolves Issues During Council Meeting

November 20, 2014

After some debate between the City of Clayton and the Railroad Sign Company over the wording of Clayton’s sign ordinance, a motion was made by Councilman Jordan Greene, and then passed unanimously by the council to resolve the issue in Tuesday’s City Council meeting… “I make a motion, we allow our attorney, Mitch Baker to…

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One Day To Apply for Christmas Fund

November 19, 2014

Those looking to get help from this year’s Rabun United Christmas Fund will have one day to apply, says Laura Lane of Community Partnership… “This year, residents of Rabun County can apply for the Christmas Fund on Saturday, November 22nd, from 9am to 1pm at Clayton City Hall in the Community Room, and you can…

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Clayton Puts the “Giving” into Thanksgiving

November 19, 2014

The City of Clayton will be giving back to the community this Friday, says City Manager Cissy Henry… “This is our Community Thanksgiving. This is where we get a chance to give back to our residents. For those who have very little family or no family and their shut in, we can bring out a…

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Rabun & Macon Counties

Stephens, Oconee & Habersham Counties

Calendar

  • November 22, 2014Indoor Yard Sale
  • November 24, 2014 9:00 amRabun Coat Drive
  • November 24, 2014 6:00 pmAmerican Legion Thanksgiving Dinner
  • November 25, 2014 8:00 amPecans, Mountain Cookbooks for sale
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