Firefighter suspended


A Gilmer County Fire and Rescue employee has been suspended pending an internal investigation following an arrest.

Black bear roadkill, part 1


Sunday morning, June 2, 2019, I stood in my church clothes beside Georgia Highway 515 on the southbound shoulder near Joann Sisson Road while the traffic rocketed by going back toward Atlanta.

Apple Festival setup no small potatoes


The tens of thousands who attend and spend at the Georgia Apple Festival aren’t the only important numbers related to the banner annual event.