Rick Bennett took this photo of cattle enjoying the cool Mountaintown Creek shot from the Carl Dover bridge on Chatsworth Hwy.
Kaden Turner grins as he ponders the answer to Santa’s question,  “What do you want for Christmas?” After participating in the Light Up Ellijay  parade Friday, Nov. 25, Mr. Claus visited with kids and posed for holiday portraits.
More than 250 firefighters were fed a Thanksgiving night supper last week by around 100 volunteers at Chatsworth First Baptist Church.
Dean Aaron takes his dogs Anna and Blue walking on the gravel trail at Ellijay’s Harrison Park. In the coming months, members of the park’s advisory committee will work to determine what type of future improvements local residents want to see at the McCutchen Street park.
From left, Gilmer players Austin Watkins, Kell Weaver (45), Riley Hice, Kanyon Smith, Tyler Sims, Noah Chastain and Hunter Johnson celebrate after Chastain hit the game-winning three-pointer versus Pickens last week.

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Kaden Turner grins as he ponders the answer to Santa’s question,  “What do you want for Christmas?” After participating in the Light Up Ellijay  parade Friday, Nov. 25, Mr. Claus visited with kids and posed for holiday portraits.

 

The sights and sounds of Christmas filled downtown Ellijay last weekend along with the ringing of cash registers in stores and shops.

Sports

From left, Gilmer players Austin Watkins, Kell Weaver (45), Riley Hice, Kanyon Smith, Tyler Sims, Noah Chastain and Hunter Johnson celebrate after Chastain hit the game-winning three-pointer versus Pickens last week.

The Gilmer Bobcats got a bit of redemption the day after their buzzer-beating basketball loss to Fannin County.

Gilmer High School Lady Cat basketball players and coaches following their ETC/Piedmont Mountainside Tip-off Tournament championship last Tuesday. The title was the Cats’ third in a row.

The Gilmer Lady Cats found themselves in the winner’s circle once again at the conclusion of the ETC/Piedmont Mountainside Tip-off Basketball Tournament.

Gilmer High School’s latest swim meet took the Bobcats and Lady Cats to Woodstock’s Cherokee Aquatic Center.

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