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Voluntary Action Center distributes Christmas donations to needy families

The Voluntary Action Center distributed Tuesday the clothing, food and toys it has collected to be donated for Christmas. The distribution began at 8 a.m., with a line that reached all the way into Dub’s High on the Hog’s rear parking area.

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Sunday 12/14/2014
First Polar Bear Plunge set for Gordon County
Posted: December 14, 2014

A local nonprofit organization is organizing the first Polar Be

Friday 12/12/2014
Jacket Fever at Calhoun City Schools Complex
Updated: December 12, 2014 - 11:49 am

The Calhoun City Schools Complex has Jacket Fever!

What's happening in Calhoun, Gordon County
Posted: December 12, 2014

Sunday, December 14

Tuesday 12/09/2014
‘Night Before Christmas Carol’ set for Sunday at GEM Theatre
Posted: December 09, 2014

Calhoun’s downtown GEM Theatre is set to play host a production of “Night Before Christmas Carol” on Sunday, Dec. 14, at 3 p.m.

Calhoun Times wants to put you in the news
Posted: December 09, 2014

Send Santa Letters, photos with Santa, news tips

Monday 12/08/2014
Woman makes more than 100 blankets for Head Start program
Updated: December 08, 2014 - 4:28 pm

Avanelle Holbert, 88, presented the Tallatoona Head Start program and preschool students with nearly 120 hand-stitched, fleece blankets on Wednesday.

Sunday 12/07/2014
Men commit to improvement of county football program
Posted: December 07, 2014

Most residents of Gordon County have one thing in common: they love to support their football programs. Friday night kick-off is a much anticipated moment and fans are filling the stands at all three of our high schools.

Saturday 12/06/2014
Local school choruses, Atlanta Vocal Project set for concert
Posted: December 06, 2014

The Gordon Central High School’s A Cappella group, Tonal Combustion, and the Wildfire Jazz Ensemble from Sonoraville High School are set to join the Atlanta Vocal Project for a second-annual show on Friday, Dec. 12.

Friday 12/05/2014
Sonoraville High student raises money for ‘trip of a lifetime’
Updated: December 05, 2014 - 2:58 pm

A Sonoraville High School eighth-grader is raising money for the trip of a lifetime.

Local ‘comic’ set for show at GEM Theatre
Posted: December 05, 2014

Joni Thomas Harbin, director of Communications for the Gordon County Chamber of Commerce and executive director of the Calhoun-Gordon Council for a Literate Community, is set to star in her own comedy show at the Calhoun GEM Theatre.

College Football: Calhoun alum Lamb making mark at Appalachian State
Updated: December 05, 2014 - 3:06 pm

BOONE — Perhaps it was inevitable that freshman Taylor Lamb would be Appalachian State’s quarterback.

Fundraising for Calhoun’s Dancing with the Stars kicks off
Updated: December 08, 2014 - 8:24 am

Perhaps you have seen the excitement of the Dance-Off Challenge that has been making its way through Facebook. 

Wednesday 12/03/2014
This week's happenings in Calhoun, Gordon County
Posted: December 03, 2014

Now - December 7

Historical Society set to introduce new meeting room
Posted: December 03, 2014

The Gordon County Historical Society is set to hold an open house on Friday, Dec. 5, from 4 to 6 p.m. to introduce its newly-renovated W. E. Brown meeting room. 

Tuesday 12/02/2014
Benefit set for girl diagnosed with leukemia
Updated: December 03, 2014 - 11:31 am

A benefit for a Rachael Wyatt, 9, of Calhoun, who has leukemia, is set for Saturday, Dec. 6, at 12 p.m., at the community center at 330 Walker St. in Resaca.

Wednesday 11/26/2014
Farm-City week kicks off with proclamation signing
Posted: November 26, 2014

Farm-City Week kicked off on Thursday, Nov. 20, with a proclamation signing at the Gordon County Farm Bureau located on Ga. Highway 53 in Calhoun.

Tuesday 11/25/2014
The Tams set for GEM Theatre stage
Posted: November 25, 2014

Calhoun’s GEM Theatre is presenting The Tams on its stage tonight, Nov. 26, at 7 p.m.

Ongoing, upcoming events in Calhoun, Gordon County
Posted: November 25, 2014

Events happening now and coming up in Calhoun and Gordon County, according to the Gordon County Chamber of Commerce, include:

Friday 11/21/2014
What's happening in Calhoun, Gordon County
Posted: November 21, 2014

Smoked Boston Butts for Thanksgiving 

Wednesday 11/19/2014
Farm City Week kicks off Thursday
Posted: November 19, 2014

An annual celebration of Calhoun’s agricultural identity starts Thursday and continues through next week.