LET'S MOVE DAY! @MEEKS PARK in Blairsville, GA Sunday, September 17th, 2017 (Rain Date: Sunday, September 24th, 2017)2-4PM * Ages 5-12FREE ADMISSIONFUN!!! GAMES!!! PRIZES!!! Bring your children to the fun activities planned to promote a healthier lifestyle. Student athletes from Young Harris College will be there to share their knowledge of physical fitness and sports. "Let's Move" into a healthier, more physically fit lifestyle!There will also be adult health assessements available on site! FOR MORE INFO, PLEASE CONTACT SEVENTH DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH and the BLAIRSVILLE BETTER LIVING CENTER
Blairsville, GA Residents who are looking to donate to those affected by Hurricane Harvey..... Transplanted Treasures located at 110 Gainesville Hwy in Blairsville will be accepting donations from 9Am-5PM Monday - Friday, September 8, 2017. The Women's Enrichment Center in Blairsville is also accepting boxes of diapers to ship to Texas, donations will be accepted until Thursday, September 7, 2017 between 9AM-4PM. Gooch Trucking of Blairsville, GA will be transporting the diapers and donations to Texas. Here is a list of the most critical items needed:Bottled water, peanut butter, canned meats and vegetables, dry cereal, canned fruits, easy open snacks, baby formula, new socks, new undergarmets (adults & children and XL sizes), diapers, feminine products, buckets, mops, bleach, paper tow...
Copperheads..... It’s getting hot here in the North Georgia Mountains which means snakes have become a little more active in search of shady spots. The Copperhead snake can be found almost everywhere in the state of Georgia and is listed as one of the six most dangerous snakes! A Copperhead bite is almost never fatal to an adult, but can still be extremely painful, they can however be fatal to animals and small children. In fact Copperheads bite more people per year in the U.S. compared to any other snake! There are five sub-species of Copperhead snakes and 3 of them are in Georgia. Since many share overlapping territories they will often cross breed. It is more likely to find one with traits from several sub-species. The good news though is that all of Georgia’s copperheads are close...
I just listed a home at 70 Thunderstruck Trail in Blairsville, GA, in the heart of an area known as Trackrock. This home borders a large tract of US Forest Service land that is home to the Track Rock Petroglyphs and Archeological site. Intrigued, I started doing some research on the site and found that is it is incredibly interesting and full of a history that is still largely unknown....The Track Rock Petroglyphs are located in the gap between Thunderstruck Mountain and Buzzard Roost Ridge off of Trackrock Gap Rd. History is truly written in stone. This area of Trackrock Gap is home to a series of rock carvings (petroglyphs) believed to have been made by Native Americans. There are a large number of carvings and it is one of the most significant sites of this type in the Southeastern ...
The mountains of North Georgia and Western North Carolina are looking to experience a hard freeze this weekend (December 8th - 10th, 2016). Make sure that your home is prepared! We will have temps below freezing with daily highs in the 30s - 40s. It is strongly recommended that you let your faucets drip and keep the heat set to at least 50 degrees during this time. If you are away from you mountain home, please contact me so that I can put you in touch with businesses who can check your home and keep your pipes from freezing. Stay warm!
Blairsville, GA is one of the premier retirement and second home communities in the North Georgia area and I am often asked about health care options. The Blairsville/Union County Chamber of Commerce put together some great info about the health care in the Blairsville area, check it out http://members.visitblairsvillega.com/list/ql/medical-health-care-11 Union General Hospital, Inc. Union General Hospital is a full service, non-profit community hospital operated by the Union County Hospital Authority. In 2007 Union General received the Top 100 Hospital's Award from Modern Healthcare. A $34 million dollar, 80,000 square foot expansion was completed in August 2006. Union General has received the Women’s Choice Award for being one of America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience...
Lake Nottely Market Report - August 2016 Lake Nottely residential sales have been on the upswing in 2016! In fact, I still have buyers who are looking for a Lake Nottely home, so if you've been thinking of selling, let me know! 22 Lake Nottely homes have sold/closed since January 1, 2016The average time on market was 173 days with several reasonably priced homes selling in 30 days or less.The average list price was $449,209 and the average Sold price was $420,900.The lowest selling home sold for $225,000 and the high seller went for $665,000Home sale prices brought an average of 93.7% of list price at time of sale and 92.21% of original list price for those that saw price reductions. If you have further questions about the Lake Front market, including Nottely, Blue Ridge or Chatuge, ple...
Rusted Farmhouse ....Primitive, industrial, salvaged goods, shabby, chippy white, iron = All my favorite things! Decorate your house and make it as unique as you with a great selection of vintage-inspired (NEW) décor from my friends at Rusted Farmhouse. Y'all seriously need to check this place out! Awesome assessories for home staging, home decor and more.... AND super affordable!!!! Based in the quaint North GA Mountain town of Blairsville, GA, but they ship all over! Click here to learn more about the vision behind Rusted Farmhouse, the brainchild of Black & White Antiques... also a fab place for antique and unique home decor Click here to shop Rusted Farmhouse Black & White Antiques and Rusted Farmhouse are located at 23 Dyer Ridge Blairsville GA 30512
The Union County Historical Society in Blairsville, GA presents "Christmas Favorites Meet Broadway" December 11, 2015 7PM - 9PM On the square at the Old Courthouse in downtown Blairsville, GA www.UnionCountyHistory.org 706-745-5493 It's a Christmas concert featuring your Christmas Favorites and some great Broadway songs too! FREE ADMISSION
This winter in North GA/Western NC has been unseasonably warm with lots & lots of rain! Another flood watch has just been issued beginning today Monday, December 28, 2016 at 2PM thru Thursday, December 31, 2016 at 7 AM.Lots of creeks, rivers & lakes are extremely high already with reports of house flooding, roof leaks, broken boat docks, down trees, mud slides and more.Make sure to check your house and property out and be on the look out for potential problems.Stay safe & dry!
Come out to the Old Courthouse Square in downtown Blairsville GA on Tuesday, December 22, 2016 at 5:30 PM for some good old fashioned Christmas caroling. All you need is your Christmas spirit! For more information, please call Darren Harper 706-347-3503
Santa Claus is coming to.... Cabin Coffee in Blairsville, GA on Saturday, December 12, 2015 from 11AM - 1 PM Bring the kids for story time and treats. Cabin Coffee is located in downtown Blairsville at 44A Town Square For more info: 706-745-0073 or email@example.com
Head out to the Blairsville GA/Union County Community Center tomorrow ( Saturday, December 12, 2015) from 3PM - 6PM for the Holly Jolly Christmas & Tour of Trees featuring beautifully decorated trees, face painting, storytelling, children's crafts, musical performances and refreshments Union County Community Center129 Union County Rec RdBlairsville, GAFREE Admission For more info:firstname.lastname@example.org
Looking for the perfect holiday gift? Support your local home based businesses at the 2015 Blairsville GA Holiday Stop & Shop happening Friday & Saturday - December 4th & 5th at the Union County Civic Center - 165 Wellborn Street - Blairsville, GA from 11AM - 7PM. Over 50 home based business vendors will be on site with lots of holiday goodies and gift ideas! Santa will be there Friday night from 5Pm -7PM. For more information, please call Sharon Penner 770-789-2044
Stop in at the Blairsville Union County Chamber of Commerce Community Center during the month of December to see over 30 beautifully decorated trees sponsored by local businesses. The trees are on display from Monday, November 30th, 2015 - Thurday, December 31st, 2015 from 9AM - 5PM throughout the Community Center. For more information, please contact the Blairsville Union County Chamber of Commerce at www.VisitBlairsvilleGA.com or call 706-745-5789
This fabulous Blairsville GA cabin was on the market only 24 hours before going under contract! Curious as to the value of your Blairsville, Young Harris, Hiawassee, Hayesville or Murphy home? contact me for a no obligation FREE market analysis! 186 Darby LaneLance CrossingBlairsville, GA 3 Bedroom, 2 Bath 1.31 acres , Lance Crossing Community; Blairsville GAListed at $179,900 Sold for $175,000Listed to Closed in less than 3 weeks
15th Annual Mistletoe Market North Georgia Technical School 121 Meeks Ave; Blairsville, Ga.Nov. 21, 2015 9:00 - 4:00Nov. 22, 2015. 11:00 - 4:00Start your holiday shopping at the Mistletoe Market. Arts and crafts will be available for sale to spark the holiday season. Homemade soups, sandwiches, goodies. The Woody Gap School Steel Drum Band will be performing at this event!For more info:http://www.artguildstore.com Artworks @ 706-896-0932
It's that time of year again! Community & Southern Bank, located at 271 Hwy 515 W in Blairsville, GA will have Santa Claus visiting their bank on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 from 2PM - 5PM for pictures & resfreshments! For more info, please contact Lesa Byrd at Community & Southern Bank 706-745-5571
Blairsville's Annual Sorghum Festival has been a part of our community for over 40 years and counting!Come out this weekend to see what everyone is talking about!Lots of events for the whole family......Arts, crafts, exhibits, food, music, activities, square dance, biskit eating, pole climbing, log sawing, horseshoe pitching, rock throwing and, of course, sorghum mill grinding cane & cooking sorghum. What to expectFestivitiesHow to get thereWhere to StayEntertainment Don't want to leave? Contact me for information about homes & land for sale in the area.