Breaking News from Blue Ridge GA
Find the latest Blue Ridge GA News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.
Fannin County Sheriff’s Office Arrest Report 11/05 to 11/12
Arrest report provided by the Fannin County Sheriff’s Office.The Georgia Open Records Act (O.C.G.A. 35-01-18) allows for www.fetchyournews.com to obtain and post the arrest records of any and all individuals arrested in Fannin County. Those arrests are posted on www.fetchyournews.com for viewing ple
FROM A CAGE IN NEW YORK TO A FOREST IN GEORGIA
Morganton, GA (November 8, 2018) – Alex spent his adolescent years confined in a small, metal cage with no room to roam. Now, after 34 years in multiple medical research laboratories, the former research chimpanzee will have six acres of forest to explore as the newest resident of the Project Chimps
Fannin County School System remebers Mrs. Sanda Mercier
Mrs. Mercier dedicated her life to our community through the field of education. She began her teaching career with the FCSS in 1972, and her service spanned five decades. She completed 26 years as a classroom teacher and served longest as “the” senior English teacher of FCHS. Mrs. Mercier was cho
Suspect involved in shooting now missing
ELLIJAY, Ga. – The suspect of a home invasion last week, Willie Lee McCoy, was shot by law enforcement during the incident, but has now escaped custody at the hospital where he was being cared for.
Student stabbed during fight at metro Atlanta high school, witnesses say
We've obtained cell phone video of the fight that led to stabbing on campus, on Channel 2 Action News starting at 4 p.m. The Clayton County School District confirmed to Channel 2 Action News that a fight involving four students happened before school started. "As a result of the incident, one stude
Tip leads to drug arrest of 2 fugitives
On November 9, 2018 Cherokee County deputies arrested 31-year-old Matthew Wondra of Andrews, NC and 20-year-old Katelyn Helmick of Sylvania, Georgia for possession of methamphetamine and as fugitives from justice.
Jail house fights result in eight charged
Miller and Small then checked the security cameras for Cell 2 and saw Cothern go into the shower/bathroom area where there are not any cameras. They allegedly saw inmates Sergio Murillo, 43, Maryville; Dustin Millsaps, 32, Athens; Chad Garrett, 45, Madisonville; Harley Hodge, 26, Madisonville; Raymo
Woman found dead in Polk County, man arrested in Tennessee
MILL SPRING, N.C. (WLOS) —Authorities performing a welfare check early Wednesday in Mill Spring found a dead woman.Polk County Sheriff Donald Hill said the woman's name is not being released. He said a suspect had been arrested in Tennessee.Hill, who did not seek re-election and will be leaving offi
Woman operating faith-based sobriety house faces fraud charges
“It has been reported that she was involved in fraud against some clients. However, the case is still being investigated,” Roach wrote in an email.
State to look into hurricane relief for Georgia
“This is a very important session,” Ralston said of the reason for the called session. “I know that we have all been preoccupied with the elections that have been going on, but now that they are over, I think it’s important that we get around in a very concentrated way to helping Southwestern Georgi
Polk County Sheriff's Office searching for masked robbery suspect
POLK COUNTY, TENN. —Polk County Sheriff's Office is asking for help identifying a robbery suspect.The sheriff's office says the suspect entered Raymond's Curve Package Store on West Tennessee Avenue in Copperhill Sunday night and said he was armed and demanded money from the cash register.If you hav
Fannin County Chamber of Commerce Newsletter – Nov. 13th
Leading the way to economic vitality and quality of life in Blue Ridge, McCaysville, Morganton and all of beautiful Fannin County, Georgia.
The Dragon: History Channel delves into Blount County Rescue Squad's work on U.S. 129
"Rescue Trucks" presented interviews with BCRS volunteers, footage of accidents on The Dragon, emergency response reenactments and an interview with a man who survived an accident on The Dragon.
Board of Commissioners meeting cancelled
In that there are no new items that have been presented to come before the Board of Commissioners and in that there is no old business requiring Board action at this time, the November 13 meeting of the Fannin County Board of Commissioners is cancelled. The next County meeting is the regularly sched
Towns County Sheriff’s Office Report 11/05 to 11/11
Arrest report provided by the Towns County Sheriff’s Office with images.The Georgia Open Records Act (O.C.G.A. 50-18-70) allows for www.fetchyournews.com to obtain and post the arrest records of any and all individuals arrested in Towns County. Those arrests are posted on www.fetchyournews.com for v
'We're in shock right now': Missing Johns Creek woman found dead
Carol Lynn Smith went to Peachtree Corners to run errands on Nov. 5, but hadn't been heard from since. Police confirm that a missing woman has been found dead. Carol Lynn Smith went to Peachtree Corners to run errands on Nov. 5. The 64-year-old was driving her burgundy Honda mini-van and then - n
Fannin County election winners speak after hearing results
Blue Ridge, Ga. – The Nov. General Election has come to a close in Fannin County. After a large number of early voters, it was not surprising that the local polls were packed as Tuesday Nov. 6 marked the last day to have your voice heard.
Area Arrests for Nov. 11
• Alonso Mendoza, 24, 219 South Drive, Dalton, was charged Thursday by the Murray County Sheriff's Office with use of communications facility in commission of a felony involving controlled substances and criminal attempt to commit a felony.
Boil Water Advisory for Mineral Bluff Area on Blue Ridge Water System
In order to protect the public from a potential health hazard, all citizens that haveexperienced water outages and/or low water pressures are advised to “boil” all water prior to use for drinking, cooking, or preparing baby food. The water should be boiled for at least one minute after reaching a ro
Five things we learned from Falcons' 28-16 loss to Browns
While the offense was out of sync, the defense was left exposed to rookie quarterback Baker Mayfield and running back Nick Chubb, who powered the Browns to victory.