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Wednesday December 13th, 2017 6:05AM
City spotlight: Braselton
Thinking "Braselton" usually followed with "Chataeu Elan" or "hospital" if I was working on a news story. But there's a lot more to the place than that, it turns out. At the very least, there are some great little antique shops and a few things on my AccessUnexpected "to visit" list.
4:00PM ( 4 months ago )
Man of steel: The metal artwork of Eric Strauss
No matter which horse you made friends with, you've become aquainted with the unique metalwork by Eric Strauss of Ellijay.
2:00PM ( 5 months ago )
Outta this world: See the stars at the UNG Planetarium
Currently, the show Solar Superstorm is running at the planetarium and coming up August 20 there will be a special program for the solar eclipse
10:00AM ( 5 months ago )
A-oak-kay: The tree that owns itself
Certain thresholds of independence are major life milestones. Think getting your drivers license, buying a house, paying a debt (Dave Ramsey cheers from afar). And then there are the more ambigious ones, like coming of age and those kind of things. A challenging task for any person, but what about a tree?
1:00PM ( 6 months ago )
BLOG: A look at the preservation of Hall County's last grist mill
Thursday, I was in a Greater Hall Chamber of Commerce luncheon, anxiously waiting to see what the mill looked like now. Becky Ruffner, who lived at the mill as a kid and young adult, shared a progress update and photos from the project.
3:00PM ( 8 months ago )
Detour: The Sunday drive
As I deal with a painful bout of writer's block, I thought I'd share this little moment I had this weekend while running an errand.
5:20PM ( 9 months ago )
Stay gold(en brown) Frenchy Fry Land
Frenchy Fry Land wasn't a lone and singular sign. There were more!
11:00AM ( 11 months ago )
Follow up: The special investigation at Healan's Mill
In Fall of 2015, they shoveled-tested around the mill, looking for subsurface features that were preserved. This fall, the students began small scale excavations, opening three units and exploring two different areas of the mill - one at the head of the mill race and another underneath the current mill race.
1:00PM ( 1 year ago )