Distributing ‘Stop the Bleed’ kits at Mountain View Elementary last week were, left to right, Sgt. Eric Irish, Firefighter/EMT Kerry Howell, Firefighter/EMT Jeff Statham, School Superintendent Shanna Wilkes, School Nurse Director Tracy Wells, Deputy EMA Director  Ken Ellington and Deputy Director Scott Stephens.
Actress Shanola Hampton, center, gets prepped for action by makeup department head Melissa Eastwick, left, and boom operator Thomas Propst, right, as scenes for the movie Through the Glass Darkly are filmed in front of the Gilmer County Courthouse last Monday.
Bailey Teague draws plenty of attention from Sandy Creek defenders while driving to the basket in the first round of the Class 4A state basketball tournament.
Bobcat senior captain Marvin Reynoso celebrates with teammate Ismael Martinez-Avila (14), Freddy Sanchez (11) and Ervin Lopez (12) after scoring his second goal against Heritage last Thursday.

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Two topics — property record nondisclosure that can be applied for by certain owners and the hiring of an outside appraisal company — received much discussion that saw conflicting viewpoints arise

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Bailey Teague draws plenty of attention from Sandy Creek defenders while driving to the basket in the first round of the Class 4A state basketball tournament.

The Gilmer Lady Cats had them right where they wanted them.

The first round of the Class 4A state basketball tournament began last Saturday, and the Sandy Creek Patriots hosted GHS.

Bobcat senior captain Marvin Reynoso celebrates with teammate Ismael Martinez-Avila (14), Freddy Sanchez (11) and Ervin Lopez (12) after scoring his second goal against Heritage last Thursday.

While the soccer season is only two weeks old, the Gilmer Bobcats have already notched a pivotal victory.

The Gilmer Bobcats had a season to remember in 2017.

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