Heavy snowfall thru Sat: heat, food & medical needed for 3-4 days

Advisory: Heavy snowfall amounts are possible thru Saturday. Be prepared with heat, food, and medical needs for 3-4 days. WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PEACHTREE CITY HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WATCH…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON. * LOCATIONS…EXTREME NORTH GEORGIA…GENERALLY NORTH OF A LINE FROM ROME TO ELLIJAY TO HIAWASSEE * HAZARD TYPES…SNOW. * ACCUMULATIONS…1 TO 3 INCHES WITH UP TO 4 INCHES IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. * TIMING…SNOW WILL SPREAD ACROSS NORTH GEORGIA…

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School Menus for January 2017

All Elementary Schools Breakfast and Lunch Click to Download: 2017 January Elementary Middle School Breakfast Click to Download: 2017 January – Fannin Middle Breakfast Middle School Lunch Click to Download: 2017 January – Fannin Middle Lunch High School Breakfast Click to Download: 2017 January – Fannin High Breakfast High School Lunch Click to Download: 2017 January – Fannin High Lunch  

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Take Five with Sarah Finch

1. You are the principal at East Fannin Elementary School. How long have you lived in Fannin County? I am a lifelong resident of Fannin County, graduating from Fannin County High School in 1987. I’ve actually never lived anywhere else aside from the three years I attended North Georgia College in Dahlonega. Even when I was younger, I never had the urge to move away; the mountains are my home. 2. Tell us about your career in education. I began teaching in 1990. My first year I taught Kindergarten, which…

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FCMS Students of the Month for November 2016

Pictured Left to Right: Thomas Mercer, Emma Mitchell, Sierra Reynolds, Kolton Stephens Fannin County Middle School 8th grade teams have announced Students of the Month for November. Students are chosen by their academic teachers for this distinction. Qualifications for this honor include outstanding citizenship, good attendance, respectfulness toward faculty and peers, and a good academic standing. Students chosen for November are: Emma Mitchell (Team 8A), daughter of Chan & Amber Mitchell of Blue Ridge; Thomas Mercer (Team 8A), son of Thomas & Jennifer Mercer of Morganton; Sierra Reynolds (Team 8B), daughter of Jonathan & Wendy…

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NEW CHAIRMAN SAYS “FIRE STATION IS MY #1 PRIORITY”

Fannin County officials review blueprints for the new fire station under construction, determining where cost can be cut. By Mark Thomason, Fannin Focus Publisher: On his first official day in office, Stan Helton, the newly elected commission chairman of Fannin County called for a special meeting to discuss the new fire station being built in Blue Ridge. After opening the meeting Helton declared,”the construction of this fire station is my number one priority, I’m absolutely determined to get this done.” He went on to discuss how he felt it would…

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