News Stories

Editor’s note: This is the third story in a multi-part series looking at the history of the county’s water system and how it has expanded through the years.


For the second time in her life, and just two days shy of her 11-year anniversary as Mountain City’s city clerk, Jessie Henson retired. 

Are you Team Valor or Team Mystic? 

It doesn’t matter — Rabun County is crawling with Pokemon and the number of trainers seeking to capture them is on the rise. 


A new sport is all the rage in Rabun County. 

There’s no offseason for the Rabun County Wildcats. 

Rabun County Recreation Department was packed with fans and teams Tuesday night for the first round of the District 7 Little League All Star tournament. 


Dovie Duckett Gragg, 80, of West Wolf Creek Road, Lakemont, died Friday morning, July 15, 2016.

Thomas Robert Martin, of Sky Valley, (Fort Lauderdale, Florida), passed away Feb. 9, 2016.  

Fredda Alene Martin, 68 , formerly of Clayton, died Tuesday, July 12 , 2016, with her special nurse by her side.