Area News

Four People Arrested In Trion On Drug Charges

On July 9, 2019, Trion Police Investigator Dexter Blackmon arrested Gregory Scott Loggins and Autumn Desiree Pena at 122 Deforrest Ave, Trion,  for possession of methamphetamine. Also on July 9, at 211 Ridge St, Inv. Blackmon arrested Jessica Reynolds Brammer for possession of cocaine, possession of schedule II Hydrocodone, and possession of schedule IV Alprazolam.…

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Church News . . .

A Night Of The Word Set At Local Church A Night of the Word will be held at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday at New Spirit and Truth of Jesus Christ Church. The public is invited. Church Is Having Family and Friends Day Second Baptist Church has scheduled a Family and Friends Day celebration at 3 p.m.…

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Pill Drop Off Box Located Inside Sheriff’s Department

  If you have unwanted prescription pills, don’t flush them or toss them into the garbage. Instead, a drop off box is available 24-hours a day at the Chattooga County Jail. The metal container, which looks like an outdoors post office box, is located just inside the doorway of the jail. The sheriff says the…

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Tips And Tricks Of Winning Blue Ribbons At County Fair To Be Discussed

Join the Chattooga County Master Gardeners and Friends on July 25 at 6 p.m. to get tips and tricks on entering your plants in the 2019 Chattooga County Agricultural Fair Horticulture Show. Fran Myers, National Garden Club member, Master Flower Show Judge, and Basic Design Instructor will share her experiences from the judge’s and well…

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Gallery in Rabun County To Open “Finster Forward” Exhibit

The art exhibition “Finster Forward: Art by Howard Finster and the Finster Fest Artists He Inspires” opens Saturday, July 20, with a 5:30-8pm meet-the-artists reception open to the public at Main Street Gallery in Clayton. After its record success over Memorial weekend at Paradise Garden in the Northwest Georgia town of Summerville, drawing 2,145 guests…

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Churches To Give Away Backpacks And School Supplies On July 27

Twice each year, the Family Life Center of Summerville First Baptist Church overflows with excited children and parents. One such day occurs in December as Breakfast with Santa is held. Another is the day when school supplies are provided to local children. On July 27, a Saturday, at 10 a.m. members of three local churches…

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