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F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940), prominent American writer named for the distant cousin who penned the national anthem, encapsulated the Jazz Age with its conspicuous superfluity and showy intemperance. Fitzgerald authored the iconic “The Great Gatsby” and “Tender is the Night,” as well as s…

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John D’ Antonio, a resident of Big Canoe for over 12 years who lived on Fallen Deer, has recently moved to assisted living before he had a chance to say a proper good-bye and thank all of his many friends.     

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In the very cold days of December 2020, a cat we determined to be feral was “hanging around” a house on Sconti Ridge Road. The residents fed the hungry boy and then contacted BCAR. 

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Onions are the vegetable of the day. All the onions I have seen at the Jasper Farmer’s Market are grown using organic methods. Farm fresh onions just don’t compare to store bought onions so I buy lots and freeze them. Onions are super easy to freeze, just dice or slice and pop them in a free…

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The parking lot by Fuego’s at the Foothills Shopping Center is attracting Saturday shoppers. In addition to Tom Craton and his awesome seafood, the Marble Hill Jordan family now is selling farm fresh produce, breads and some crafts on Saturdays from 8 a.m. until noon. 

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You may have read a lot lately about “Kitten Season,” and we are now in the midst of that joyous time of year. April showers always bring May flowers, and we have so many little flowers for you, including polydactyls and the cutest litter of little tabbies you will ever see! 

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Dawson County Humane Society volunteers were honored with a catered luncheon at the large pavilion at Rock Creek Park May 24. “All of you are doing an incredible job,” Dawson County Humane Society Board President Tim Smock told the volunteers. “A lot of customers say how much they love the s…

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Big Canoe’s POA board Zoomed its Thursday, May 20 monthly meeting with General Manager Scott Auer, providing directors and over 300 viewers updates on everything from monthly finances and Lake Disharoon’s status to Firewise landscaping and slip lining. But a property owner’s question—regardi…

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The POA Election Committee conducted an Information Meeting at the Wildcat Pavilion, Monday afternoon. The purpose of the meeting was to inform property owners who are considering a run for our board of directors about changes being made to the campaign process. 

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Hi, my name is Jacob, and I am a seven-week-old gray tabby kitten.  Not to brag but my foster mom says that I am gorgeous!  She may be biased since she is crazy about me but I can't disagree.