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While the partial government shutdown is ongoing, all Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients in Georgia will receive their monthly benefits for February early, according to a p

For the second year in a row, Abigail Hotard of North Habersham Middle School will be competing in the regional spelling bee after winning first place Tuesday morning at the 2019 Habersham County S

Come the end of 2019, parts of the city of Cornelia will look much different than they do today.

Sports for Subscribers

The Tallulah Falls School (TFS) middle school basketball teams are coming to the end of an exciting season of play and are approaching the Tri-State Tournament, which is set for Jan. 28.

When you hear the name Ruby Sorrels Fulbright, what comes to mind?

The Habersham Central High School Raiders fell victim to a last-second heartbreaker Tuesday night as they fell to the Apalachee High School (AHS) Wildcats 53-50 in Winder.

Unwind North Georgia

While you may think of Champagne as just for toasting, experts point out that it can actually be quite food-friendly.

Unexpected matches for your summer meals.

Summer is here, which means it is time to create sensational seasonal wine and food pairings to elegantly entertain family and friends.

Summer is a time for picnics, festive garden gatherings and poolside parties.

Free Local Publications

Clay Keller is no professional angler, but his experience fishing the lakes of North Georgia — and places farther north like Canada — might as well qualify him as one.

I first heard from Jabe Hilson about a year and a half ago via email. He dropped by one of the restaurants – a cold call – to see if the beverage director might like to taste his wines.

Northeast Georgia has scenic wonders to enjoy

Obituaries

Memorial services for Alexia (Alecia) Anne Kennedy-Clutter, 48, of Clayton, were held 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, in the formal sanctuary First United Methodist Church in Clayton. 

No formal services are planned at this time for James Edward “Ed” Owens, 72, of Mt. Airy.

Mr. Owens passed away in his Mt. Airy home on Jan. 15, 2019, after an extended illness.

A Celebration of Life service for Vickie “Fruity” Carroll, 85, of Clarkesville, is scheduled at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, Jan. 23, at Whitfield Funeral Home North Chapel, Demorest, with the Rev.

Op/Ed for Subscribers

Habersham County leaders are guiding the way to address a growing epidemic in communities across the country – mental health.

Thanks from soup kitchen board

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