Karla and BKP go over the different events happening in the county.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On Sunday, March 24, 2019 at approximately 1208 hrs, a Gilmer County deputy stopped a black Chevrolet Silverado for speeding and window tint.
Upon making contact with the driver, Bradley James Stone, and the passenger, Henard Alexander Blackwell, the Deputy could smell an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle.
A consent search of the passenger revealed a marijuana pipe that both the driver and passenger had admitted to using while driving.
A probable cause search of the vehicle by the K-9 and the Deputy revealed the following: three clear plastic ziplock style bags containing marijuana, a red set of digital scales, a green marijuana pipe, a red marijuana grinder, two vape pens with suspected liquid THC, a Kimber 1911 .45ACP, a Springfield XD-9mm, a Springfield XDS 9mm with additional ammunition.
Mr. Stone, age 28, was arrested and charged with the following: Marijuana with Intent to Distribute, Felony Marijuana, Marijuana Less than an Ounce, Drug Related Objects, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Crime, Window Tint, Tinted Tag Frame, and Speeding.
Mr. Blackwell, age 19, was arrested and charged with the following: Marijuana with Intent to Distribute, Felony Marijuana, Marijuana Less than an Ounce, Drug Related Objects, Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Crime.
The Gilmer County Sheriff’s Office is filing for seizure on all three guns and the $406 in U.S. Currency.
(Photo Courtesy of Gilmer Sheriff’s Office.)
Tonight was January’s Attend to Achieve Night, Mr. Palmer gave away an Apple Watch, and gift cards. Students collected tickets over the month for attendance, completion of modules and or courses. Students are rewarded every month for their hard work and attendance with different awesome incentives.
Due to the potential for wintry hazardous road conditions tomorrow, Monday, December 10, Pickens County Health Department will be CLOSED all day, and Fannin County Health Department will delay opening until 10 AM. Gilmer County Health Department will delay opening until 9:30 AM. This applies to all public health services in these counties. Further updates will be posted to the North Georgia Health District website at www.nghd.org and to our social media pages on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Gilmer County is known as the “Apple Capital of Georgia” and holds an annual Georgia Apple Festival. August through November is Apple Season in Gilmer County! Enjoy our many apple houses, where you can pick your own apples.
Please enjoy a variety of ways to “Eat Your Apple” Recipe links can be found underneath the slideshow. Enjoy!
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Mountain View Elementary would like to extend a HUGE Thank You to the American Legion Riders for their generous donation of shoes and clothes to the MVE Clothes Closet!