As a 1940 graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, Bill McKinney knew he was supposed to wait two years before getting married.
The Cohutta Wilderness Area has been only partially reopened to recreational activities after wildfires have been mostly contained with lots of elbow grease by firefighters and adequate rain.
Region basketball kicked off for the Gilmer Bobcats last week, and they got a game back after dropping a 58-51 contest to the Ridgeland Panthers Tuesday.
The Panther Invitational has etched its spot as one of the more competitive traditional tournaments on yearly basis.
It was an up and down week for the Gilmer Lady Cats.