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March 11, 2014  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

If you’re new to Kiwanis, here’s what we’d like you to know: We’re a volunteer organization directly benefiting youths and seniors in our community. We rely heavily on proceeds from fundraising events for our community support activities. We’re a dynamic organization and we need your help! We meet every Monday for lunch and you’re invited. […]

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Buzz 7/9/13

July 09, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

     BUZZ   7/9/13  Vol. 171  Div. 10     This Week:  This week’s speaker was Paula Williams, director of sleep studies at Fannin Regional Hospital.  While she explained that there are 86 different sleep disorders, Paula mainly spoke to the club about Obstructive Sleep Apnea.  She explained that 1 in 4 has obstructive sleep apnea and described the […]

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Gun Show

May 27, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

                On May 25th and 26th the Kiwanis Club of Blue Ridge hosted the North Georgia Gun Show at the Kiwanis fairgrounds. More than 1500 people checked out over 30 vendors who offered new, used, and antique guns, along with ammunition, accessories, and even some old coins and Civil War […]

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Buzz 4/16/13

April 18, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

      Buzz 4/16/13    Vol. 170   Div. 10       This week:  This week Kathy Henson and Amy Washuta from DFACs spoke about the real need for foster homes in Fannin County as there are only 6 foster families in the entire county.  They have an especially great need for emergency and short term placement, siblings groups […]

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Buzz 3/25/13

March 26, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

          Buzz 3/25/13  Vol. 169  Div. 10     This Week:  Congressman Doug Collins, our Representative from the 9th District, was Steven Miracle’s guest speaker this week.  Mr. Collins gave us an overview of major issues that the House is dealing with this session.  A strong supporter of Second Amendment rights, Mr. Collins is seeking […]

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March 20, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

STAR Student: The Student Teacher Achievement Recognition 2013 Region 2 meeting was Tuesday night, 3/19/13.  Will Patterson, STAR Student from  Fannin County, and Donna Ladd, Star Teacher represented Fannin County well!  We are proud to have them in our community.  For more information go to

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Buzz 2/25/13

February 26, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

     Buzz  2/25/13  Vol. 168  Div. 10       This week:  Norman had the program this week.  Our speaker is an old friend of Norman’s, Raland Patterson.  After serving 22 years in the military and enjoying a second career in the financial services industry,  Mr. Patterson retired to Blue Ridge to start a third career […]

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Buzz 02/08/13

February 08, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

  BUZZ 2/8/13  vol. 167  Div. 10 This Week:  This week was a board meeting so there was no program. Next Week:  Next week’s meeting is our annual STAR student meeting.  It will be at 7pm at the Circle J.  Please try to attend as we need a good turnout to support these bright students. […]

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Buzz 11/5/12

November 16, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

Buzz 11/5/12  Vol. 166  Div. 10     This week:  This week was a board meeting.  Norman’s first treasurer’s report was approved!  Thanks Norman for taking over this responsibillity! Next week: Both new surgeons, Dr Bloch and Dr. Thompson, will speak to the club and answer questions. Bingo:  Last week made $1458.  This week is […]

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Buzz 10/22/12

October 23, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   News   |   0 Comment

Buzz 10/22/12   Vol. 165  Div. 10     This Week:  Stan provided the program this week.  Eddie White, executive director of Habitat for Humanity, spoke to the club about several exciting new programs.  Not only does H4H continue to build houses for families in need, but they also have started “Brush with Kindness” which helps […]

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