Leslie Thomas shows one of the framed sketches made by the Rev. Charles Walker that documents old Cherokee settlements and homeplaces. The collected artwork, which dates from the 1980s to the 2000s, will be on display at the Gilmer Historical Society inside the Tabor House through September.
County firefighters carry a stretcher during a mock vehicle extraction exercise that was part of last fall’s Teen Maze program.
Bear Baker took this photo of a male cardinal that was in his yard near Diamond Lure Lake.

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Scott Chastain was ahead of Josh Teague by just three votes in the Gilmer County Probate Court judge race after all 13 precincts were counted Tuesday night.

The long-awaited hearing that Greater Gilmer Joint Development Authority board members, local governments and many citizens wanted before the state Department of Community Health is not going to ha

A veteran Gilmer County first responder has been charged with a sexual offense and subsequently resigned his position, according to county authorities.


Bobcat David Brown swims at a meet during Gilmer High School’s previous season. He accepted a scholarship to Emmanuel College and will swim for the Lions this fall.

Gilmer High School began its swim program just two seasons ago and its first collegiate-bound swimmer is David Brown.

It was a state swim meet for the record books.

Matthew Waddell’s fruitful 2016 wrestling campaign continued last week at the ASICS/Vaughn Junior National Championships in Fargo, N.D.

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