Lake Burton


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Prep Player of the Week: Honorable Mention (Sept. 1)

Athens Banner-Herald

Date: 8/31/2015 9:52:00 PM

Calina Croy, Athens Christian: Croy had 33 assists and 14 digs in wins over Rabun County and Rabun Gap on Thursday. Madison Corbett, Jefferson: Corbett had 23 assists and five aces in a sweep of Morgan County and Hart County on Thursday

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This Lake Burton house is sophisticated without losing rustic character

Atlanta Magazine

Date: 8/26/2015 7:09:00 AM

The dramatic architecture of this three-story house perched on a lakeside hill provides inspiring views, thanks to oversized windows and 22-foot ceilings. But large-scale rooms can be a challenge for designers. Such was the case at this Cape Cod–style

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Dover’s green thumb grows tropical fruit

The Northeast Georgian

Date: 8/20/2015 9:16:00 PM

“I worked all over Currahee Mountain, around Clarkesville and up around [Lake Burton] for people,” he said. “I hate that now I’m not able to get up and work hard.” Dover served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, though he was never

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Georgia Prep Football Poll

WSB-TV Atlanta

Date: 8/19/2015 10:18:00 AM

Others receiving votes: Heard County 11, Screven County 8, Rabun County 7, Washington-Wilkes 5, Thomasville 4, Model 2, Union County 1, Jefferson County 1, Darlington 1. Others receiving votes: Prince Avenue Christian 21, Commerce 20, First Presbyterian

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Panthers outscored by Rabun County in scrimmage; regular season starts Friday

Franklin Press

Date: 8/19/2015 9:41:00 AM

The final tune-up before the start of the regular season saw a mix of good plays, but also some even better ones from the opposition. Franklin’s football team scored on two of its six offensive drives in the game-like two-quarter scrimmage. However

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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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