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1/29/2015
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Date: 1/25/2015 9:00:00 PM

...Winter Weather Advisory now in effect until noon EST Tuesday... * event...additional accumulations of up to 2 inches of snow expected overnight...with total accumulations of 3 to 7 inches possible...mainly at elevations above 3000 feet. Isolated higher

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TennGreen Connections grant given Charleston

Cleveland Daily Banner

Date: 1/18/2015 11:00:00 AM

along the Hiwassee River, and in our communities.” The National Park Service has certified this development as part of the Trail of Tears National Historic Trail and has designed a concept plan for the outdoor interpretive plan that includes these

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24th Tennessee Sandhill Crane Festival to be held January 17th-18th

Clarksville Online

Date: 1/10/2015 8:01:00 AM

They will present performances, artifacts and objects used in everyday life by Native American inhabitants in the Hiwassee River area. Along with the wildlife viewing at the refuge, wildlife and birding experts will be on hand. They will provide visitors

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Progressive Insurance Atlanta Boat Show

Date: 1/9/2015

Progressive insurance Atlanta Boat Show Drops Anchor at Georgia World Congress Center 2015 event showcases hundreds of new boats and on-water fun, ideal winter destination for Southeast boaters

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Program aims to assist military chaplains

Times-Herald

Date: 12/26/2014

With the organization scouting properties in North Georgia along the Hiwassee River, the idea for the retreat is to provide a refuge where families can rejuvenate, reconnect and heal, according to Neely. There is no set agenda, meetings or therapy involved

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• Surface Area: 3,930 Acres
Chatuge Lake is a 7,000 acre reservoir impounded by the Chatuge Dam, located 121 miles above the mouth of the Hiwassee River, just north of the North Carolina-Georgia state line. The lake extends southward for 13 miles along the Hiwassee and eastward for roughly 6 miles along Shooting Creek, which once emptied into the Hiwassee immediately upstream from the dam site. The dam and the North Carolina section of the reservoir are surrounded by the Nantahala National Forest, and the Georgia section of the reservoir is surrounded by the Chattahoochee National Forest. Hayesville, North Carolina (north of the dam) and Hiawassee, Georgia (to the south) are the nearest communities of note. Chatuge Dam is a flood control and hydroelectric dam on the Hiwassee River in Clay County, in the U.S. state of North Carolina. The dam is the uppermost of three dams on the river owned and operated by the Tennessee Valley Authority, which built the dam in the early 1940's for flood storage and to provide flow regulation at Hiwassee Dam further downstream. While originally built solely for flood storage, a generator installed at Chatuge in the 1950's gives the dam a small hydroelectric output.
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