Kristy West, manager at downtown Ellijay’s Cornerstone Cafe, shows some of the rubber ducks that will be rolling down the river in a July 1 race at Harrison Park. The ducks are numbered and the purchase of each number benefits future improvements at the local park.
Karla Cantrell competes in the 300-meter hurdles at the Class 4A state meet last month. She will attend Piedmont College beginning in the fall and run track for the Lions.

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The City of Ellijay, along with police officer Trevor McClure and Chief Edward Lacey, are the defendants in a civil suit that alleges McClure used excessive force when arresting a suspect, and then

Kayte Dianne Senerchia

A man who allegedly stole a vehicle May 5 and led a Gilmer County Sheriff’s officer on a chase before holing up in a cabin, eventually shot himself early on the morning of May 6, authorities said.

Ian Berry, right, catches up with lifeguard Caleb Waddell before taking a dip in the county swimming pool Tuesday, June 20.

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Karla Cantrell competes in the 300-meter hurdles at the Class 4A state meet last month. She will attend Piedmont College beginning in the fall and run track for the Lions.

Over the past nine years, many Gilmer High School students have received scholarships to ply their athletic craft at the college level.

Coach Jeff Thurman talks to Gilmer’s defense during a time-out in the first round of the 2017 Class 4A playoffs. The Cats’ offseason schedule will conclude at the end of June.

Gilmer baseball hit the halfway point of its summer schedule last week when it wrapped up its annual youth camp.

Evan Minter

From left, Gilmer swimmers Evan Minter, Isaiah Sharpe, Morgan White and Sydney Laverde compete at last Thursday’s meet held at the Gilmer County pool.

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