Rainbow Lake has been a fixture in the Pleasant Hill community of Gilmer County for almost six decades. As part of an 882-acre property, approximately 150 acres will serve as a buffer around the lake to protect it from clear cutting of timber.
Drone Photo by Joshua Chastain
Daniel Hayes wears his kickboxing world title belt following the super welterweight finals Aug. 5. Hayes is joined by trainers Ben Kiker (left) and Gary Bishop.

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A standoff that lasted almost all night in the Hiwassee Dam, N.C., area ended early Tuesday morning in tragedy with one woman shot to death and her alleged killer taking his own life.

Rainbow Lake has been a fixture in the Pleasant Hill community of Gilmer County for almost six decades. As part of an 882-acre property, approximately 150 acres will serve as a buffer around the lake to protect it from clear cutting of timber.

Alvin Sisson could hardly speak when he walked to the podium at the Gilmer Commission Board meeting last week to sound off against clear-cutting that is slated to begin any day in the Rainbow Lake

Tom Carter of Loganville is listed as the trustee for the Myra Rodgers Testamentary Trust, a 882-acre tract with two stick-built structures and a mobile home, according to the Gilmer County Tax Ass

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Daniel Hayes wears his kickboxing world title belt following the super welterweight finals Aug. 5. Hayes is joined by trainers Ben Kiker (left) and Gary Bishop.

Ellijay’s Daniel Hayes is a kickboxing world champion.

Senior fullback Taylor Brogdon (49) powers through Murray County defenders during last Friday’s scrimmage game.

It took more than a torrential downpour to dampen the Gilmer Bobcats’ spirits.

Lady Cat Emma Deyton passes the ball as setters (from left) Beth Burnette and Emma Callihan get in position to deliver the ball to Gilmer’s hitters.

The Mountain Madness Tournament signaled the start of another volleyball season for Gilmer High School.

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