Lions Carter Alexander and JoJo Hughes (above) battle for a rebound against Calhoun Saturday in the Lions Den.

Franklin to take Long trip to meet Blue Tide

It’s a long way to Long County.  Nearly four and a half hours, in fact, from Franklin County High School. But Long County is the next stop for the Franklin County Lions basketball team’s journey in the state tournament. “We’ve been on the road…

Cabes win national Young Farmer honor


Will and Heather Cabe of Carnesville were selected national winners at the 64th annual National Outstanding Young Farmers Awards Congress held Feb. 6-8 in Westbrook, Conn. 

Smith aims to ‘be the good’ at Food Bank kitchen

CLAYTON— Feeding people is something that Inger Smith has done for over 30 years, and as the new teaching kitchen manager for the Food Bank of Northeast Georgia she hopes to “be the good” as a hub of good will for the people in Rabun County and the mountain region. Smith began her role as...

Hall to run for State Senate seat


MOUNT AIRY – Habersham County Commission Chairman Stacy Hall has announced his intention to seek the office of Georgia State Senate representing District 50.