Update: FYN went to the Gilmer County Airport tonight and spoke with Major Paige Joyner, Public Affairs Director for the Georgia Wing of the CAP. Major Joyner said there are always rumors in these situations, but at this time they have to call off the search for the night. The search will resume at 8am Wednesday morning.
A small airplane carrying three local residents and a visitor from Ohio has gone missing after taking off from Ellijay Airport at 10:30 Monday morning. The Civil Air Patrol is currently conducting a search for the aircraft.
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