• Clear Creek Threat cleared

    ELLIJAY, Ga. – Authorites at Gilmer Schools have cleared the threat at Clear Creek Middle School with the following information. The lockdown is now clear. There was no threat found. In an effort to prevent this from happening, we have several procedures in place to monitor restroom use. We will continue to investigate the situation […]

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  • Threat under investigation at CCMS

    ELLIJAY, Ga. – School authorities have revealed information about a possible threat written on a bathroom wall at CCMS. The Gilmer County School System alerted the county to the lockdown earlier today. Previous threats have been found in Gilmer Schools with nothing coming from the threats. However, the school system has repeatedly stated in the […]

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  • GCSO honors employees

    ELLIJAY, Ga. – “It’s easy to stand up and be the leader of an agency that is doing so much positive every day,” said Gilmer County Sheriff Stacy Nicholson on February 7, 2019, as he honored members of his staff. Emphasizing how much his staff and employees help to make his position easier, Nicholson offered thanks […]

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  • Pro and Joannides charged

    ELLIJAY, Ga. – Yesterday’s events saw two arrests at Rose Court when Michael Kevin Pro and Sean Robert Joannides were taken into custody. Through a joint effort from the Gilmer County Sheriff’s Office and Cherokee SWAT team, the two men were arrested after barricading themselves inside the house. Joseph David Cain is a third suspect […]

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  • Truck Accident stalls traffic at Maddox Drive

    ELLIJAY, Ga. – A logging truck has overturned at the intersection of Maddox Drive and Highway 515. According to authorities on scene, no major injuries were sustained. However, traffic is suffering from the accident that occurred at 4:00 p.m. this afternoon, February 7. Chief Callahan told us the driver had turned to go southbound from […]

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  • Two armed subjects in Custody, One still being Sought

    ELLIJAY, Ga. – Sean Robert Joannides and Michael Pro have been taken into custody from a Rose Ray Court barricade according to Gilmer Sheriff. According to authorities, Gilmer deputies, as well as a SWAT team from Cherokee County, were at a residence off of Rose Ray Court. The two armed male subjects, Joseph David Cain […]

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  • Pritchett resigns from Public Safety Director

    Tony Pritchett

    ELLIJAY, Ga. – Gilmer County Public Safety Director Tony Pritchett has tendered a resignation from his position as Public Safety Director. Though his letter of resignation is tendered, it is notice of his resignation at March 15, 2019, meaning he will remain in the position until then to prepare and possibly train his replacement. He […]

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  • Introducing Doug Pritchett to the BOE

    Gilmer BOE 2019

    ELLIJAY, Ga. – Gilmer County got its first look at its newest Board of Education member, Doug Pritchett, in January’s meetings, but now, FYN sits down for a few questions with the man selected to fill the vacant spot. Pritchett is a life-long resident of Gilmer County, having graduated from its High School and only […]

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