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In This Issue: June 2016

Jun 07, 2016 06:59PM ● Published by Melanie Heisinger

Welcome! Many of our full-time residents were first introduced to the mountains as children who came with parents to visit. Their memories draw them back to the mountains when vacationing with their own family or are at retirement age. For those of us who are fortunate enough to live here, if you take advantage of all of the outdoor recreation, visit all of the historic sites and take in the quaint downtowns you may feel like every weekend is a mini vacation.

We hope you have plans to get out and enjoy the mountains this summer. If you’ve never experienced the mountain lifestyle, the time is now, we are a mere two hours from Atlanta, Asheville and Greenville. Perfect for a weekend get-away. We invite you to book a room, enjoy a weekend and send us your room receipt, photos of your trip and a selfie with one of our advertisers and you will be entered into a drawing for a weekend vacation package for two. Mail your “entry” to Georgia Mountain Laurel – PO Box 2218 – Clayton, GA 30525. We will draw a winner on September 30th.

Summer is in full swing and the peaches are on the shelves of our fresh and local farmers’ markets. The fish are biting, the whippoorwills singing their sweet melodies and the tea is sweeter in the mountains of Northeast Georgia. Come see us soon!

Tracy McCoy

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