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Staying Healthy This Holiday Season: A Few Tips From an Expert

Dec 30, 2016 ● By Melanie Heisinger

We reached out to a local doctor, Stephen Jarrard, MD, for a few tips on staying somewhat healthy this holiday season.

Hazardous Weather Conditions, Possible Tornadoes Across North Georgia

Dec 29, 2016 ● By Melanie Heisinger

December 29th, 2016 is set to have a stormy night according to the National Weather Service. Be careful out there!

Clayton County Swears in Shaq as Sheriff's Deputy

Dec 07, 2016 ● By Melanie Heisinger

Last Saturday Shaquille O'Neal was sworn in as a Clayton County Sheriff's Deputy.

In This Issue: December '16

Dec 06, 2016 ● By Melanie Heisinger

Read about The Ferst Foundation, Vernon Burnette’s Car, what's new with the North Georgia Arts Guild and more in the December 2016 edition of Georgia Mountain Laurel Magazine.

4 Nonprofits in Rabun County That Could Use Your Help

Dec 01, 2016 ● By Melanie Heisinger

There are so many local nonprofits that could use your help, and we've highlighted a few of them for your consideration.

Celebrate the Season: Pumpkin Recipes for Every Meal

Nov 28, 2016 ● By Melanie Heisinger

We want to help you celebrate the season, so here are pumpkin recipes for each meal of the day.

Tribute to Tiby: Celebrating Life Through Art

Nov 22, 2016 ● By Melanie Heisinger

Member of the North Georgia Arts Guild, Celia, lost a nearly yearlong, courageous battle against cancer. During that year she continued to extend her loyalty beyond her own family to the family of art.

Celebrating the Season: Fun Holiday Events in Rabun County & Beyond

Nov 15, 2016 ● By Melanie Heisinger

We've compiled a list of a few holiday happenings around the Rabun County area, including Christmas parades, light shows, and more!

The York House Inn: 120 Years of Memories

Nov 14, 2016 ● By Melanie Heisinger

The York Inn is Georgia's oldest Bed and Breakfast Inn since 1896, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Georgia Mountain Laurel's November 2016 Featured Home: Beside Still Waters

Nov 11, 2016 ● By Melanie Heisinger

The Darbys and their highly-attuned spiritual gratitude can be found nearly everywhere in their Lake Burton home.


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