Fannin County Attorney, Lynn Doss, attended a Board of Assessors (BOA) meeting today (Friday August 20) and told the board that they were not obligated to address an outstanding bill that was incurred prior to the formation of the board.
Board chairman, Lane Bishop, invited Mrs. Doss to attend the meeting because he wanted the public and the press to understand the board’s role in the matter. Bishop told those in attendance.
The Rotary Club of Blue Ridge invites you to join them for the Ninth Annual Rotary Train Event on the Blue Ridge Scenic Railroad Friday, September 19, 2014. Once again, North Georgia Ford and Autotrader.com presents the Rotary Blues Train.
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Fannin County School System is excited to announce a new means of communication between Fannin County School System Faculty & Staff and parents, students, student athletes, and the community for the 2014-2015 school year.
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Pursuant to the state open records law, Tennessee Code Ann. section 10-7-503 to 10-7-512; 10-7-701 to 10-7-702; 10-8-101 to 10-8-103 Open Records Act allows for www.fetchyournews.com to obtain and post the arrest records of any and all individuals arrested in Polk County, Tennessee. Those arrests are posted on www.fetchyournews.com for your viewing pleasure. Please remember that all individuals listed have been arrested and charged, however, they are presumed innocent until guilt has been proven in a court of law. [Read more »]
Explanation of Title 1: Each school in our district that receives federal funds from Title I have to meet a number of requirements, one of the requirements is to hold an annual Title I Parent meeting where we highlight what we will do this year to increase educational achievement, increase parent involvement, and how we use Title I funds in our school. We also provide copies of our Parent Involvement Plan and Comprehensive Title I School Plan. [Read more »]
The 34th annual downtown Blue Ridge Labor Day Barbecue will be held Monday, Sept. 1, from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. There will be gospel and bluegrass music throughout the day. Guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and sit in the park. Drive-thru service will be available. Plates are ribs $12, grilled chicken $10 and pork $9. Pre-sale tickets at churches, the Fannin Chamber, Boo Bear Bake Shop and American Wholesale Printing. For more information or to volunteer call 706-455-3818 or 706-900-2622.
The annual Labor Day Barbecue Pic-nic-nac sale will be Saturday, Aug. 30, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the downtown Blue Ridge park. Churches and nonprofit groups will have tables to view. Breakfast and lunch concessions will be available. For more information on tent space availability call 706-273-1092.