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LEWIS, Eleanor Elizabeth Lineman

Marietta Daily Journal

Date: 2/26/2015 9:25:00 PM

On most weekends Eleanor could be found at her “second home” on Lake Burton, Georgia. She and Bob were regulars at “Boat Church” on the lake where Eleanor was a frequent speaker. She loved nothing more than sharing the hope available in Jesus

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Rabun County lives farm to table lifestyle

The Clayton Tribune

Date: 2/19/2015 5:05:00 AM

The idea for Rabun County to become the state-designated Farm to Table Capital of Georgia might be a relatively new concept, but the underlying concept of serving fresh, locally grown foods is deeply entrenched in the county’s history

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Empty Bowl Luncheon to benefit Northeast Georgia Food Bank attracts 500 people

Athens Banner-Herald

Date: 2/18/2015 6:54:00 PM

Becker also provided an update on the Northeast Georgia Food Bank’s plans to create a food hub at its food bank in Rabun County, in partnership with the University of Georgia and the Athens Land Trust. The initiative will help build a bridge between

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Cold front downs trees, knocks out power to thousands in Rabun County

The Clayton Tribune

Date: 2/18/2015 9:43:00 AM

Arctic air that set the stage for Monday’s sleet and freezing rain surged into Rabun County on strong winds Saturday evening and dropped temperatures, trees, utility poles and power lines. Thousands of residents suffered power outages as a result of the

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Rabun Co. woman, Jefferson group recognized by travel group

Access North GA

Date: 2/18/2015 8:02:00 AM

Darugh was recognized as a big proponent for the Farm to Table movement in the Rabun County and Northeast Georgia Mountains region. She and her husband, Dave have caught national attention by being named Best Chefs America two years straight as well as

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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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