Mary Meyer

...Leah. She is also survived by her sisters, Rebecca H. Barbel of Fayetteville, Georgia, and Hattie L. Cochran of Blue Ridge, Georgia, and her brother, Lester R. Hooks of Millen, Georgia. A memorial service will be at 2:00 PM, Saturday...

Property Transfers

...Station, $195,900Eleanor G. Homeyer and Eleanor Golombiewski Homeyer to James Phat Thinh Nguyen, Section II, 202 Blue Ridge Court, Lot 25, Block B, Montclair, $150,000Bill Beazley Homes Inc. to Alexandra B. Vega and Daniel A. Vega...

2014 Holiday Preview

...artisans; (803) 642-7631 HOLIDAY PANTHER MARKET PLACE: 4-7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, Lakeside Middle School, 527 Blue Ridge Drive, Evans; vendors needed; tables $25; (706) 855-6900, nicole.ruge@ccboe.net BRUNCH WITH SANTA: 10...

Kirby: No matter the spelling, crape myrtle thrives here

...where the leaves were beautiful.Norman Taylor and Margaret Jewett Taylor sent two cards from the hills around the Blue Ridge Parkway and Linville Falls. They said it was very crowded and lines at Grandfather Mountain were long.Another card...

Time for annual changing of the leaves

...Beginning in October, regular updates will keep travelers posted on how fall color is progressing across Georgia's Blue Ridge.The Web site also includes details on top trails and overlooks.

Plan ahead to enjoy fall's leaf show in Georgia

...Mountain is Georgia's highest state park. Roadside overlooks and the summit Visitor Center offer sweeping views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The 2.2-mile Tennessee Rock Trail is a good choice for a short, moderate hike. For an all-day challenge...

Hospitals face readmission fines

...brings the top penalties to the full amount as authorized by the Affordable Care Act.In Georgia, Fannin Regional in Blue Ridge will receive the maximum fine, at 3 percent. Others with fines above 1 percent are Elbert Memorial in Elberton, 2...

GOP sets Ga House leadership

...holding caucus elections.The House Republicans voted to keep their leaders in place, with Speaker David Ralston of Blue Ridge at the top of the totem pole. The House GOP enjoyed a perfect day at the polls last week giving them no reason to fire...

Blue Ridge Drive in Columbia County closed

...Columbia CountyMotorists should avoid Blue Ridge Drive for the next few weeks because...will be closed for construction.Blue Ridge Drive will be closed to through traffic...of stormwater infrastructure under Blue Ridge Drive.Columbia County traffic officials...

Don Grantham elected chairman of State Transportation Board

...the past year as the transportation board's vice chairman. He replaces outgoing chairman Jay Shaw.Emily Dunn, of Blue Ridge, was elected vice chairwoman, and Robert Brown, of Decatur, was voted secretary.The 14 members of the State Transportation...