Lake Burton


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Saban, Barkley possess presidential traits

NWA Online

Date: 7/24/2016 6:47:00 AM

He's unafraid of confrontation on the field or off. The most outrageous thing anyone knows about Saban is that a couple of years ago he wanted a bigger lake house with a better view on Lake Burton. He sold a 9,600-square-foot lake house in Georgia

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GOP Convention — Cleveland, Ohio

Marietta Daily Journal

Date: 7/22/2016 9:24:00 PM

A few standouts of the evening were former University of Georgia and NFL quarterback Fran Tarkenton, who now lives on Lake Burton in north Georgia and Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin. I had a chance to meet and work with Gov. Fallin last week when I first

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Health officials warn of elevated E. coli bacteria in Burton's Kelly Lake


Date: 7/21/2016 5:44:00 PM

BURTON, MI - The Genesee County Health Department is warning people to not swim in Kelly Lake in Burton due to elevated E. coli bacteria. The department issued a media release on July 21 advising people to avoid contact with the water and saying exposure

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Sammy Kershaw to perform show at LaPrade’s Marina

Gainesville Times

Date: 7/20/2016 10:11:00 PM

Country music is rooted in not only the hearts of its listeners but in the land it comes from. Set against the backdrop of Lake Burton and the North Georgia mountains, LaPrade’s Marina is hosting a lineup of country singers, including star Sammy Kershaw

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Rome teen Sawyer Munns attends Georgia Trout Camp sponsored by Trout Unlimited

Fish Wrap

Date: 7/17/2016 5:06:00 AM

During the week, campers visited the Burton Hatchery and fly fished on the Tallulah River. A conservation project with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Forest Service helped the youngsters understand more about trout and the

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• Surface Area: 2,775 Acres
Lake Burton is a reservoir located in the northeastern corner of Georgia in Rabun County. It is the first lake in a six-lake series called the Tallulah River Watershed that follows the original course of the Tallulah River. The lake is owned and operated by the Georgia Power Company.Lake Burton gets its named from the town of Burton, which was the second largest town in Rabun County.

There is a fish hatchery and the Moccasin Creek State Park located on the western side of the lake. The lake holds many different species of fish including Spotted Bass, Largemouth Bass, White Bass, Black Crappie, Bluegill, Redear Sunfish, White Catfish, Walleye, Brown Trout, Rainbow Trout, and Yellow Perch.
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