Daily News

Former State Senator John Wilkinson assumed the role of President of North Georgia Technical College on February 1st. With an extensive background in both education and agriculture, we asked the new President about the challenges facing the technical college system. Wilkinson had these thoughts on maintaining our current competitive advantage. (soundbite)


Last week the western region of MountainTrue held its annual Watershed Gala 2021. Callie Moore, the Western Region Director, presented an annual report on the accomplishments during the last year. The virtual event highlight was the presentation of the Holman Water Quality Stewardship award to David Linden.


The Town of Murphy Council approved the new social media guidelines for employees that use those various media and also approved the auction of the Tanglewood property with any bids needing Council approval before finalizing the transaction. The Town received and accepted a clean audit report from the firm Turner & Turner.