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P.O. Box 1076   |   47 River Street  |  Ellijay, GA 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313  |   Fax: 706-635-7006


Letters to the Editor (deadline noon Monday) 

Press Releases (deadline noon Friday)

Sports (deadline noon Friday)

School News (deadline noon Friday)

Church News / People (deadline noon Friday)
 - Birthdays, birth announcements
 - Obituaries
 - College and military announcements
 - Engagements, wedding announcements
 - Anniversaries

Community Calendar Events (deadline noon Friday)

Classified Advertisements (deadline 3 p.m. Monday)

Legal Advertisements (deadline 5 p.m. Friday)

Display Advertisements (deadline 3 p.m. Monday)​


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Please note that we have the right to publish your submission, or an edited version, in both print and electronic media.

Corporate Management

Andy Ashurst, Publisher 
David Brown, Regional Publisher 
Dink NeSmith, President / Tom Wood, Chairman


Editorial Staff

Andy Ashurst

Mike Andrews
Mountain Life Editor

Robbie Bills
Sports Editor

April Teague

Alice Adkins
Proof Reader

Sheryl Jackson


Display Advertising

Kathy Aker
Advertising Sales​​

Ted "Bear" Ensminger

Joel Jenkins



Keli Fredrickson
Ad Design & Page Layout
System Administrator


Classifieds & Legal Ads
Rhesa Chastain
Circulation & Office Manager

Receptionist / Classifieds / Legals

Rhesa Chastain
Circulation & Office Manager

Receptionist / Classifieds / Legals


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