Jennetta Kelly, behind podium, sings “America the Beautiful” as an early Veterans Day program gets underway at rescheduled location, the Gilmer High School Gym, Friday, Nov. 9. Pictured standing at salute, from left, are program participants: service dog trainer Sharon Callan (with service dog Pepper), Air Force veteran Jim Brackin, Vietnam veteran and program host Ben Arp (in back), Pleasant Grove Baptist Church pastor Dan Rosser and Senior Air Force Master Sgt. Sam Burrell, the event’s guest speaker. See
Rebecca Holmes, former pastor of Cartecay United Methodist Church, offers desserts to a table of attendees at last year’s Faith, Hope and Charity community Thanksgiving dinner at the Ellijay First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall.
Senior Alex Repetun (left) took first place at last Saturday’s Spartan Slam at West Hall High School, and is a returning state placer from last season.

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Willie Lee McCoy was shot by law enforcement officers after he confronted them with a gun during a domestic violence incident on Tuesday of last week.

An armed suspect who pointed a gun at law enforcement officers early last week during a domestic disturbance was shot by the officers, and then walked out of a Tennessee trauma hospital where he wa

County officials convened outside during a workshop to check into a recycling proposal.

It began as an innocuous item on both the workshop and regular meeting agendas of the Gilmer Commission Board last week, at the request of Commissioner Dallas Miller.

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Senior Alex Repetun (left) took first place at last Saturday’s Spartan Slam at West Hall High School, and is a returning state placer from last season.

The Gilmer Bobcats have won 17 combined dual and traditional wrestling state championships.

Gilmer High School cheerleaders wrapped up their season at the state competition and placed 15th.

For the fifth straight season, Gilmer High School’s competition cheerleaders ended their season at state.

Clear Creek Middle School wrestlers took the mat for a pair of duals last week and had little issue disposing of either opponent.

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