News

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Rabun County vs Riverside Military Academy

September 19, 2014

Rabun County wins over Riverside Military Academy, 24-3.

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A Big Affair at the Arena This Weekend

September 19, 2014

There will be plenty to do this weekend in Rabun County, especially over at the Rabun County Arena, as the Rabun County Fair kicked off last night. Saturday will be a full day for the Fair, including a car show and a rodeo. President of the Fair Association, Steve Cabe says things should get exciting…

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Council Member Accuses City of Felonies

September 19, 2014

Accusations were handed down in Tuesday’s Clayton City Council Meeting, as Councilwoman Debbie Chisholm read a statement she prepared, to the rest of the council… “Theft of services is a felony. Dillard is taking water illegally, and therefore committing a felony. If we knowingly let it go on, it is aiding and abetting a felony.…

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State Unemployment on the Rise

September 19, 2014

Georgia unemployment numbers saw a slight rise from July to August, continuing a steady unemployment increase throughout the summer months . July posted a 7.7% rate that topped June’s 7.4%, with numbers climbing even higher in August to an 8.1% unemployment rate. The numbers are however, slightly down from this time last year. County and…

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Wildcats “Through a Four Game Gauntlet” Ready to Take on the Region

September 19, 2014
Wildcats “Through a Four Game Gauntlet” Ready to Take on the Region

The Rabun County Wildcats kick off region play tonight as they get set to take on Riverside, and according to Coach Shaw, a win tonight would be an important one for the Cats… “Yeah, it’s just important to get off to a great start in your region play. You don’t want to be behind the…

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Wildcat Time Change

September 18, 2014
Wildcat Time Change

This afternoon’s JV Wildcat football game at Habersham Central has been moved from 5:30pm to 5:00pm.

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Vandals Leave Their Mark in Clayton

September 18, 2014

According to a report from the Clayton PD, a local business was vandalized over the weekend. It happened at the site of the Old Clayton Inn, which is under renovation and set to open in the near future. The owner discovered on Sunday that the back door had been kicked in and vulgar words had…

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Red Cross Launches New App

September 18, 2014
Red Cross Launches New App

For the millions that donate blood, remembering when you can donate again just got easier. The Red Cross has now introduced the new Blood Donor App. The new app allows you to schedule appointments to donate from your phone, keeps track of your donations and donor information, and also offers discounts at national retailers each…

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Clayton Approves Slight Tax Increase

September 17, 2014

In Tuesday’s Council Meeting, the Clayton City Council voted to raise taxes with a 3-2 vote. Mayor John Bradshaw quickly moved through the agenda item… “We’ll move right on to the first item on the regular agenda, and that would be the Ad Valorem Tax Millage Rate increase. We had our three open meetings, didn’t…

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USDA Prepares to Hand Money to Farmers

September 17, 2014

The USDA is preparing to make announcements on the recipients of grants for their farmers markets and local food promotion programs… “Getting ready now to make announcements for this FISCAL year, very shortly, at the end of September.” USDA administrator Anne Alonzo says the Grants, available to many farmers in the region, were announced earlier…

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Rabun & Macon Counties

Stephens, Oconee & Habersham Counties

Calendar

  • September 20, 2014 10:00 amSupport your local American Legion
  • September 21, 2014 10:00 amFounders Day at Wayfarer Unity Church
  • September 27, 2014 10:00 amOutdoor Adventure Day
  • September 27, 2014 4:30 pmTiger Volunteer Annual BBQ
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