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Mardi Gras In The Mountains 2019 King & Queen Nominees-Gilmer

The Georgia Mountains Hospice, The Ellijay and Jasper Councils of the Knights of Columbus, and The Rotary Club of Jasper invites you to the 2019 Mardi Gras ...

Introducing Doug Pritchett to the BOE | Gilmer

FYN sits down to find out more about Gilmer County's newest Board of Education member as he prepares for his second month in the position.

Gilmer Schools: Increasing Security | Gilmer

The Gilmer County School System could see changes to its security protocols by January if the Board of Education follows its plans.

Saunders Named Head Coach For Gilmer Football | Gilmer

In a special called meeting on Monday afternoon, the Gilmer County Board of Education unanimously voted to approve the hiring of Kevin Saunders as the new ...

FFA honors members at year end banquet | Gilmer

The Gilmer County chapter of the FFA held there annual year-end banquet for 2018 on May 10 honoring award winners and seniors from this school year.

Police: Gilmer High School student stop by alleged police impersonator WXIA

Gilmer County Sheriff's Deputies are warning drivers to be on alert for a fake police officer.

MVE jumps in 2018 Milestones scores

While scores fluctuated up and down in parts of Gilmer, the County as whole rose up in this year's Milestones scores and CCRPI rating.

Gilmer County Charter Schools 2018-2019 Calendar

Gilmer County Charter Schools 2018-2019 Calendar.

GHS renovations near completion | Gilmer

With the majority of the renovations complete and ready for the students, it is confirmed that the project will not reach 100% before Tuesday's start of term.

Gilmer Construction Students Build For Charity | Gilmer

With the Holidays in full swing and everyone preparing for Christmas, the students in Construction class at Gilmer High School are giving not only from their.

Gilmer Schools announces delay | Gilmer

With weather forecasts looking grim, the Gilmer County School system has announce they will operate on a two hour delay tomorrow, Monday, December 10.

GMS Principal Walker dies in accident | Gilmer

Gilmer students and staff are awaking to awful news this morning as reports are coming in about a tragedy involving Gilmer Middle School Principal Larry ...

Threat resolved at Gilmer High School

Authorities say the rumored threat on Gilmer High School has been resolved with an arrest and citizens should feel safe to return to school Monday.

GHS signs future teachers to college commitment | Gilmer

Gilmer High School saw a new celebration this year as they held a signing day for students committing to a college in order to become teachers themselves.

Gilmer Students "Walk-Out" | Gilmer

With a nationwide "walk-out day" today, Gilmer County saw it's own high school students leaving class to remember the 17 dead last month.

Bobcats Take Region Duals-Advance To State

The Gilmer Bobcats Wrestling team traveled to Heritage High School on Saturday for the 6AAAA Regin Duals. Schools attending all brought strong wrestling.

Gilmer High Band looks for new uniforms | Gilmer

Gilmer High School's Marching Band is on the road to new uniforms and Director of Bands Joe Pflueger talks about the project with FYN.

Gilmer could see new coach next week

It seems that Gilmer Schools' Christmas present could be a new coach and new board member, filling two major holes in the system.

Bobcat Wrestling Recognizes Seniors

On a day that had 13 schools represented on the mats, the Gilmer Bobcats recognized eleven Seniors who have dedicated themselves to continuing the ...

Gilmer Cheer Takes First At Dawson | Gilmer

Last Saturday The Gilmer High School competition Cheer team traveled to Dawson Co High School to put there school spirit and hard work to the test.

"Vaping" incident part of a larger problem | Gilmer

An overdose of a Gilmer Student looks to be part of a much larger problem across North Georgia as new information connects several incidents in recent weeks.

Clear Creek threat sees student removed from school | Gilmer

Authorities responded to a threat made against Clear Creek Middle School yesterday, December 12.

Calendars Approved in BOE's March Meetings | Gilmer

Final tallies have been made and the Gilmer County Board of Education have officially approved their calendar for the 2018-2019 school year.

Bobcats Fall To Eagles Of Rabun Gap | Gilmer

In Week 2 of the 2018 season the Bobcats made the 2+ hour bus ride to Rabun County to face off against the Eagles of the Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School.

Principal Walker services and school announcement | Gilmer

With the school system still reeling from the death of Gilmer Middle School Principal Larry Walker, official announcements are coming for the next step.

Notification of Sewerage Spill December 28, 2018 | Gilmer

Due to heavy flows from the recent rainfall, the Ellijay-Gilmer County Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) experienced flows that were too high for optimal plant ...

New Theater Officially Open in East Ellijay | Gilmer

The Georgia Theater Company (GTC) has officially opened its doors on its newest addition, Mountain Cinemas in East Ellijay.

Generals Take Win Over Bobcats | Gilmer

The Gilmer Bobcats loaded the bus and headed to Ringgold Ga to face the Heritage Generals. With the Cats falling last week to Southeast Whitfield and the.

Gilmer County Sheriffs Office Arrest Report 12/02 to 12/09 | Gilmer

FYN publishes the arrest reports provided by the GCSO. The Georgia Open Records Act (O.C.G.A. 50-18-70) allows for to obtain and ...

GBI releases details of Gilmer shooting | Gilmer

Ellijay, GA (November 7, 2018) – On Tuesday, November 6, 2018, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Gilmer County Sheriff's Office to ...

Gilmer Bobcats steal the victory right at the buzzer

Gilmer Bobcats take on the Southeast Whitfield Raiders in a head to head battle. Bobcats prevail with an unexpected shot giving them the win.

Bobcats Wrestling Recognized By BOE | Gilmer

The Gilmer Co. Board of Education recognized two of Gilmer High Schools athletic teams for outstanding seasons on Thursday. Bobcat wrestling was up first ...


The Ellijay-Gilmer County Water & Sewerage Authority (Authority) experienced a water main break just south of Simmons Road on Highway 5 South.

Gilmer "survives" the storm | Gilmer

Damage estimates and surveys are still ongoing as citizens and officials of Gilmer are still recovering in the hardest hit county from Saturday's storm.

Gilmer Foundation's new CORE in business | Gilmer

ELLIJAY, Ga. – New life is springing from an older foundation in Gilmer County this week with the CORE Facility on River Terrace, just off of Maddox Drive.

Bobcats Represent Well at GHSA State | Gilmer

This past weekend the GHSA State Traditional Tournament was held at the Macon Centreplex and once again the Bobcats of Gilmer High School were well ...

McCoy Captured

Details are surfacing of the arrest of Willie Lee McCoy who escaped custody over the weekend.

Gilmer Preps for Florence | Gilmer

With a State of Emergency in Georgia, Gilmer Officials prepare to host a number of scenarios in the county.

Suspect involved in shooting now missing | Gilmer

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 ...

GHS - Prank or Vandalism and Unlawful Entry? | Gilmer

ELLIJAY, GA – On May 24, 2017, four people appeared on security cameras at Gilmer County High School as they came from the vicinity of Mountain View ...

Man Arrested for Sexual Battery at Food Lion | Gilmer

An arrest was made last night after an incident involving sexual assault in the restroom of the Food Lion in East Ellijay.

Substance at vape shop hospitalizes five | Gilmer

Two Detectives, a DTF Agent, and two EMS personnel are being treated for exposure to an unknown substance encountered during a search warrant of a vape ...

Gilmer County and State Election Results 2018 | Gilmer

This post will continue updates when totals are released during Gilmer's Election vote counts. It will be labeled FINAL when counts are completed for the night.

Gilmer CLC dedicates new building | Gilmer

East Ellijay, Ga. – The Gilmer Christian Learning Center (CLC) opened the doors of its new addition at the Clear Creek Campus this week to dedicate the ...

Sgt. Lockett procession passes through Ellijay

Gilmer honors fallen soldier USMC Sgt. Christopher Lockett as he passes through Gilmer County to Murphy N.C..

Bomb Threat Investigated at CCMS | Gilmer

EAST ELLIJAY, Ga. – According to Gilmer County Charter School System Superintendent Dr. Shanna Wilkes, a new issue arising at Clear Creek Middle School ...

Tractor Trailer hits power lines at Water Authority | Gilmer

ELLIJAY, Ga. – The Ellijay-Gilmer County Water & Sewerage Authority sustained a small incident today as a tractor-trailer took out a power line on the site.

Gilmer High School Graduates 232 Seniors | Gilmer

Gilmer High School officially wrapped up the 2015-16 school year by holding its graduation ceremony earlier tonight at the GHS Gymnasium. 1EFC600.

Artful Ellijay, Featuring Renowned Georgia Artists & Craftsmen, Opens in Downtown Ellijay

Artful Ellijay is a family owned and operated home provisions business located in the foothills of the North Georgia mountains in the historic downtown of.

Double L break-in prompts special thank you | Gilmer

Early in the morning of June 11, the Double L Log Cabin was victimized by a burglary just before 1 a.m. but the owner's response may not be what you expect.

Wanted Jewelry Thief Eludes Capture in Gilmer County | Gilmer

ELLIJAY, Ga. – A nationally known jewelry thief narrowly escaped capture in Gilmer County after trying to sell stolen goods to North Georgia Diamond located in ...

GHS Students Volunteer With Foster Parent Association | Gilmer

ELLIJAY, Ga. – Since October, the Gilmer High School chapter of Family Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) has volunteered monthly with ...

East Ellijay Council continues millage and SPLOST | Gilmer

Finances became a main focus in a late June meeting of the East Ellijay City Council as they addressed the city's tax exemption and the new SPLOST ...

Is Ellijay the "Nicest Place?" | Gilmer

A recent listing as a finalist in the Nicest Places in America, Ellijay is garnering extra attention from the nation as a whole.

Gilmer Announces Teacher of the Year | Gilmer

Ellijay, GA – Gilmer County saw recognition during October's Board of Education (BOE) meetings for teachers selected as Teacher of the Year for each school in ...

Touching the Wall in Ellijay | Gilmer

The American Veteran's Traveling Tribute memorial wall will be in Ellijay this week in observance of our upcoming Memorial Day.

Gilmer High School Tennis Celebrates Season | Gilmer

The Gilmer High School tennis team concluded its 2016 campaign last night, with an awards banquet at El Rey's in East Ellijay. The year was highlighted by the ...

Gilmer election candidates qualify (FINAL) | Gilmer

ELLIJAY, Ga. – This week marks qualifying for the coming 2018 elections in Gilmer County. This year's elections include the county Commission Chairman, Post ...

Pool Information for the Summer | Gilmer

With the heat continuing to rise, citizens wanting to cool off in the waters of the county's public pool are looking for information on costs and hours.


ELLIJAY, Ga. – Appalachian Judicial Circuit Superior Court Judge Mary Elizabeth Priest announced her recent qualification for and intent to run for the Superior ...

River Park opens new playground | Gilmer

ELLIJAY, Ga. – Officials from both the county and state met today in Gilmer's River Park to join with the Gilmer Chamber in officially cutting the ribbon on the new ...

Fire at Gilmer High School | Gilmer

Early on the morning of November 11 a small fire was discovered the the Gilmer High School Gymnasium around 8:00am. According to Gilmer Schools ...

Bobcats Get Scrimmage Win | Gilmer

The Gilmer Bobcats welcomed the Murray Co. Indians into Huff Mosely Stadium for the final pre-season game of 2018 on Friday with hopes of resurrecting a ...

Cantaberry officially opens new location | Gilmer

After years on River Street, citizens are waking up today to see the Cantaberry Restaraunt in a new location.

Murder Arrest in Gilmer | Gilmer

A joint operation between GCSO, GBI, and Federal Probation Officers culminated in an arrest yesterday of Charles Michael Patrick, 72, of Ellijay, GA.

Charlie's Christmas Wish filming in Gilmer

Charlie's Christmas Wish has been filming in East Ellijay for a week as an on-location shoot for the film to release this November.

Ellijay Farmers Market Opens Saturday, April 28th | Gilmer

This year the Ellijay Farmers Market is celebrating its 15th anniversary. The market first opened in the parking lot of the First United Methodist Church and after ...

Fetching Features: Chamber President Paige Green | Gilmer

Achieving a rare 10 years as a Chamber President, Paige Green speaks about her 20 years in the events and marketing business.

Ralston reads to MVE as part of Georgia Pre-K Week

Mountain View Elementary school hosted Georgia Speaker of the House, Rep. David Ralston, on Thursday, October 4, as part of the Georgia Pre-k Week ...

Post 2 Commissioner candidate Karleen Ferguson | Gilmer

Creator of the outdoor social club Stay Active Ellijay, Karleen Ferguson qualified in March to run for the position of Post 2 Commissioner in Gilmer County.

Gilmer High School Head Football Coach Search Update | Gilmer

It is well known that Gilmer High School head coach, Wesley Tankersley, recently resigned from his position as head coach of the Bobcats' football team.

Gilmer High Welcomes New Principal | Gilmer

Ellijay, Ga – The Gilmer County Board of Education gladly welcomed the hiring of new Gilmer High School principal, Eric McFee.School superintendent Jason ...

GHS Students Participate in Medical Internships | Gilmer

Group Photo at North Georgia Physical Therapy are (Back Row L – R) Magnolia McLaughlin, Annabelle Nestor, Aaliyah Adame, Samantha Hernandez, Kim ...

Denver Bronco Max Garcia Visits Gilmer High School | Gilmer

Denver Broncos offensive lineman Max Garcia spent the majority of last Friday in a classroom at Gilmer High School. The brother-in-law of GHS math instructor ...

Davis, Patterson, Perez, Sharpe Sign College Scholarships

Four more Gilmer High School athletes signed college scholarships yesterday morning, as Chancey Davis, Lucas Patterson, Alberto Perez and Keegan Sharpe ...

February Public Health Inspection Scores | Gilmer

ABBY'S ICE CREAM AND FROZEN YOGURT (Food *Service* Inspections) 24 SOUTH MAIN STREET STE E ELLIJAY, GA 30540. View inspections: February 21 ...

Back to School info from The Gilmer Chamber | Gilmer

Gilmer County's students go back to school on Friday, August 4th. We have all your information regarding open houses and supply lists for each school.

Bus Wreck on Yukon injures students

A school bus overturned on Yukon Road shortly after school released on Monday, January 22, injuring at least 15 students.

PHS lockdown and what's next in Vaping Campaign | Gilmer

Superintendent Dr. Carlton Wilson comments on the PHS lockdown and answers questions about the rise in drug vaping in schools.

Post 2 Commissioner Candidate Woody Janssen | Gilmer

Local citizen, and owner/operator of the Cartecay River Experience, Woody Janssen has qualified for Post 2 Commissioner in Gilmer County.

Gilmer Prepares for Severe Storms | Gilmer

ELLIJAY, Ga. – The National Weather *Service* (NWS) has issued warning for most of Georgia involving the coming severe storms. Gilmer is included as the ...

The GBI arrested East Ellijay Police Office Michael McClure at approximately noon today February 14th 2018.

East Ellijay Police Officer Arrested. Theft by Taking.

This Week at Gilmer County Library: May 23, 2018 – May 30, 2018

The 2018 Summer Reading Program (SRP) is HERE. This year's theme is “Libraries Rock!” SRP is super beneficial for all children. It is a great way to beat the ...

Bobcats Open Wrestling Season with Solid Performance | Gilmer

The Gilmer Bobcats have officially competed in their first wrestling tournament of the season, and it was a successful performance overall.

Gilmer Soccer Recognizes 2016 Seniors | Gilmer

In-between girls and boys region matches against Ridgeland last night, the Gilmer High School soccer team held senior night festivities for its nine soon-to-be ...

Auto-Renewal will go forward with Chamber Contract

A not-unexpected turn of events saw the BOC strike the two items from their agenda that involved an Audit and a Contract Termination for the Gilmer Chamber.

Commissioners nearing decision on tiny homes | Gilmer

ELLIJAY, Ga. – After a previous meeting in February, the Gilmer County Board of Commissioners convened on March 29 for the second of three planned ...

Bobcats Soccer Gets Win on Senior Night | Gilmer

The Gilmer Bobcats Soccer teams hosted the Warriors of Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe on Monday and celebrated the high school careers of four Lady Cats and ...

On the Set of Through The Glass Darkly in Ellijay | Gilmer

FYN got a chance to look closer at the set and people of Through the Glass Darkly, a new movie being filmed in Gilmer and Pickens Counties.

GHS 2015 Graduation | Gilmer

Congratulations to the Gilmer Class of 2015!The Gilmer High School Graduating Class of 2015 completed their commencement exercises on Saturday, May 23, ...

What's Next for Gilmer Football? | Gilmer

Zach Grage's departure after just one season as the head coach of the Gilmer High School Bobcats football team has left the administration within Gilmer County ...

Gilmer Middle School Named State Winner | Gilmer

Larry Walker April Smith Gina Nichols Rena' Alverson Principal Assistant Principal Counselor Parent Involvement Coordinator. Press release. Jan 3,2017.

UCB Holds Annual Customer Appreciation Day | Gilmer

The staff of United Community Bank is in their parking lot today hosting their annual Customer Appreciation Day to celebrate the people who make their ...

Cartecay Bike Team preparing for second season | Gilmer

Entering its second season, the Cartecay Youth Mountain Bike Team has already achieved greatness by producing a state champion in its inaugural season.

River Park making progress on new playground | Gilmer

The Gilmer County Parks and Recreation Department is nearing completion of new playground equipment at River Park.

Traveling Vietnam Wall visiting Gilmer this May | Gilmer

Days before Memorial Day, Gilmer County will be host to the AVTT (American Veteren's Traveling Tribute) Traveling Vietnam Wall.

Clear Creek Middle School Competes in State | Gilmer

Clear Creek Middle School made the 2 hour trip to Parkview High School in Lilburn Ga to compete in the Middle School State Track and Field Championships ...

Fetching Feature: a look at Sheriff Stacy Nicholson | Gilmer

As the next president of the Georgia Sheriff's Association, we look back at Gilmer Sheriff Stacy Nicholson and his thoughts on his career.

Gilmer Wins 16th State Duals Wrestling Title | Gilmer

Another year, another title. Such has been the pattern for the Gilmer High School Bobcats wrestling squad in the last decade and a half. No matter the ...

'Through the Glass Darkly' filming in Ellijay | Gilmer

Residents in Gilmer County are seeing film crews traveling throughout the town this week as an independent film Through the Glass Darkly films on location.

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