• BarktoberFest – Humane Society of Blue Ridge

    Greetings! We hope this note finds you well!  Despite COVID, and the changes it has brought about, we have been busier than ever at our adoption center with record numbers of adoptions of our feline and canine family members. We hope you are following along on Facebook to see our animals happily finding their forever homes…  it is […]

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  • West Fannin Character Ed for April – Empathy

    The Character Ed word for the month of April was Empathy.  The definition is “putting yourself in someone else’s shoes and seeing their feelings and point of view.” The following students and staff were chosen for consistently displaying this character trait throughout the month.  Congratulations to all of you! Pictured from top to bottom and […]

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  • Fannin Chamber: Opening Up America Again

    Fannin Chamber Covid

    April 23, 2020 Dear Chamber Members: Attached are the guidelines set by the President for Opening Up America, Phase I, Phase II, and Phase III. They may be helpful when you need to know what types of health and safety measures you need to open. We are currently in Phase I in Georgia, except that […]

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  • Coronavirus Quarantine Update – April 20

    Fannin Chamber Covid

    Zoom Webinar Tuesday, April 20 Featuring SBDC and GDOL The Chamber and Development Authority are hosting a virtual meeting through Zoom with Richard Montanaro, Small Business Development Center, and Lisa Adkisson, Georgia Department of Labor. [Zoom information is on the flier below] Rich will provide advice and suggestions for businesses, including some valuable tips for business […]

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  • 2020 Annual Rabies Clinic – POSTPONED

    OCOEE ANIMAL HOSPITAL’S ANNUAL RABIES CLINIC – POSTPONED We know how much our annual rabies clinic helps out our community and the local 4-H club, however, due to the current situation with the COVID-19 virus and shelter-in-place orders, we unfortunately need to postpone the rabies clinic this year. We are not certain when or if […]

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  • Fannin Chamber – Coronavirus Quarantine Update – April 14

    Fannin Chamber Covid

    Coronavirus Quarantine Update – April 14 Shelter in Place Through April 30 The Fannin County community will continue to “Shelter in Place” through the end of April, according to emergency orders by Governor Kemp and Fannin County last week. In addition, the Governor issued orders for all vacation rentals to stop. More information about the […]

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  • DPH Release – Expanded Testing For COVID-19 In Georgia

    Revised Testing Criteria and Increased Number of Test Sites Atlanta – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is increasing the number of specimen collection sites statewide for COVID-19 testing, and is revising the current testing criteria to accommodate more testing of Georgia residents. Effective immediately, all symptomatic individuals will be eligible for COVID-19 testing. […]

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  • Happy Easter from FetchYourNews.com

    Happy Easter

    During this trying time, FetchYourNews.com wants you to know we are a part of your community. We know this Easter will be much different than most. No family gatherings, Sunrise services, or church gatherings but we want you all to remember, that we will get through this. We are all in this together. Here at […]

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