Here’s what you should know about internet access before moving to Blue Ridge Georgia

Here’s what you should know about internet access before moving to Blue Ridge Georgia

Believe it or not, even in 2021 there are still areas of the country where access to broadband internet is inconsistent at best, and nonexistent at worst. Thankfully things are not that bad around Blue Ridge or in Fannin County in general, but this is a rural area with some very remote parts, and the…

Visiting Blue Ridge or Fannin County? Here’s what you need to know about alcohol.

Visiting Blue Ridge or Fannin County? Here’s what you need to know about alcohol.

Planning a vacation can be stressful, especially in this day and age. With added dangers like COVID-19, which might require extra planning on top of the myriad other chores like finding a place to stay, planning your wardrobe, researching the trip, planning for pet care and on and on, thinking ahead about your alcohol consumption…

The 2021 Blue Ridge Wine & Jazz Festival Will be Bigger and Better than Ever
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The 2021 Blue Ridge Wine & Jazz Festival Will be Bigger and Better than Ever

For the past seven years the Blue Ridge Mountains Wine & Jazz Festival has been a staple among summer festival goers. This year the festival will be even bigger and better, with dozens of food, wine and merchandise vendors and what is expected to be a packed crowd following the cancellation of the 2020 festival…

McCaysville’s Newest Live Music Venue is Everything You Want it to Be
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McCaysville’s Newest Live Music Venue is Everything You Want it to Be

Those who have lived in the twin-cities area for a while remember a time when nothing moved in McCaysville or Copperhill after 9:00pm except for the occasional tractor trailer moving through town on the way to far away destinations, and local residents who wake up at 3:00am to drive to Atlanta or Chattanooga for work….

American Idol Winner David Cook Includes Blue Ridge in Single Release Tour

American Idol Winner David Cook Includes Blue Ridge in Single Release Tour

Last Friday David Cook, the beloved singer-songwriter and season 7 winner of the hit show American Idol, dropped his new single “Death of Me” ahead of a fall acoustic tour that includes a stop in Blue Ridge Georgia. “I’m excited for this new single! “Death Of Me” came together within a few days’ time, and…

Peak Leaf Season is Almost Here in the North Georgia Mountains

Peak Leaf Season is Almost Here in the North Georgia Mountains

Lingering warm temperatures have kept most of the leaves green around Blue Ridge, but that will be changing soon. With the later-than-normal arrival of cool air in the north Georgia mountains we are beginning to see the yellow and orange leaves everyone is so eager to view, but it looks like it will be another…

Atlanta Braves Legend Chipper Jones is Selling His Lake Blue Ridge Cabin

Atlanta Braves Legend Chipper Jones is Selling His Lake Blue Ridge Cabin

Chipper Jones, the iconic former third baseman for the Atlanta Braves and eight time MLB All-Star, is selling his ginormous vacation cabin on Lake Blue Ridge. Jones, who retired from professional baseball in 2012, originally bought the 5 bedroom, 5½ bath home for just under $1.5 million in 2014. The 5,000 square foot home sits…