Community Events

Education Scholarship Available Towns County Retired Educators Association (TCREA)

Education Scholarship Available Towns County Retired Educators Association (TCREA) is committed to excellence in education for Towns County and is pleased to announce the availability of a scholarship for Towns County college students to help them further their academic careers and fulfill their potential. College students who are legal residents of Towns County currently enrolled in an accredited education program who will be at least a junior in the 2021 academic year and have at least a 3.0 GPA are eligible for the TCREA Emerging Educators Scholarship. The amount of the scholarship varies by year; for 2021 the scholarship is $1,000.

For more information or to request an application for the TCREA scholarship, please send an e-mail to Applications are also available at the Towns County Board of Education Office. Completed applications for TCREA scholarships should be mailed to the address on the application form or e-mailed to the and must be received by April 16, 2021, to be considered. The TCREA scholarship will be awarded at the annual TCREA banquet in May.

Murphy Farmer Market

09:00 am
Every Saturday from April - October from 9 A.M.-1 P.M. at the L&N Depot. Featuring 100% locally sourced crafts and produce. On any given market day you'll find over 40 vendors featuring fresh veggies, fruits, livestock, bedding plants, native & landscaping plants, jams, jellies, goats milk & cheese, meats, chicken, baked goods, honey, live music and much more.

Union County Farmers Market in Blairsville GA!

08:00 am
Growers and artisans will sell their goods on Saturday from 7 A.M. - 1 P.M. April-October
A local market with items from artisans, beekeepers, bakers, potters, painters, and lots of good things to eat.
Fresh produce right out of the fields.  Don't Miss It!

Blue Ridge Farmers Market

08:00 am
Downtown Market Blue Ridge.. 8 a.m. until noon. Setting up each Saturday April-October in front of the court house, weather permitting. They will have lots of wonderful vendors this year offering local honey, baked goods, produce, handmade arts and crafts, hand crafted furniture and much more.

Brasstown Farmers Market

09:00 am
 Brasstown's Farmer's Market will be open from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Held every Wednesday in downtown Brasstown April-October. Local Farmers and craftsfolk will showcase their produce and wares.