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The Big Canoe 50th Anniversary Task Force members Susan Willson, Ellen Sheridan and Mark Green were joined by POA General Manager Scott Auer and Director of Amenities Carrie Scott for the official unveiling of the 50th anniversary logo, which will be front and center for 50th anniversary kic…

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The Big Canoe Chapel Women’s Fellowship is open to all women in Big Canoe and the surrounding area. As we continue to build on our success from 2021, we cordially invite all women to join us. It is easy and there are no dues. Simply go to our website, www.women.bigcanoechapel.com, and sign u…

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Back in September, when I first wrote about the delightful tabby named Lori, I was sure she would be snapped up in a heartbeat. If you did not see that article, I’m reprising the highlights below. But even if you have read it, it’s worth revisiting, as is Lori. 

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Just a reminder for Big Canoe residents: The clubhouse annually closes its doors for two weeks every January for maintenance, reworking its menus and training new employees. The clubhouse will close Jan. 10-24 and reopen Tuesday, Jan. 25, so plan accordingly. 

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Last month veterans and community members gathered at the Pickens County Veterans Memorial Park (PCVMP) for the fifth annual ceremony of placing a Christmas wreath at the park. The crowd was small, but patriotic. The Christmas wreath represents those service members who sacrifice their time …

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There are two gray and black kittens currently residing at Maggie’s House, and you would swear they are twins. Even the most seasoned volunteers have difficulty telling them apart. Just look at their photos. 

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Though not featured on Hallmark cards, our Maxine displays a personality which certainly aligns with the opinionated quirky lady of greeting card fame. 

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The lights were bright in Big Canoe as the POA festively decorated Wolfscratch Village.  Whether it was Mickey Mouse or Santa in a canoe, a snowmen or Santa, it was a fun time for everyone in Big Canoe.

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The last Jasper Farmer’s Market of the year will run from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11 at Newton Park in Jasper. There is still time to buy produce and great local holiday gifts. Anyone can buy a gift from a big box store but a local handcrafted gift is as thoughtful as it comes. Ye…

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Jill and her five littermates were found during a summer storm under a tree. They were spotted on the roadside by a very caring mail carrier. All six kittens were brought to the Big Canoe Animal Rescue facility and placed in its care. 

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Big Canoe's third annual Holiday Light Up the Lake event will be Saturday, Dec. 11 from 6-8 p.m. Join the fun in your decorated watercraft. Boats, pontoons, canoes and kayaks are welcome. No sea legs? Watch the flotilla from the Marina or a favorite lake spot, donning your festive holiday attire.