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Month: June 2019

Kayaking, tubing and more on the Broad

[caption id="attachment_652" align="alignleft" width="150"] Kayaks ready for the river[/caption] On Easter weekend 2019, rain fell hard and heavy in Toccoa, Lavonia and other places. No one thought much about it, but for the Broad river kayak companies, it dealt a devastating blow. "The water moved in 20ft waves until 2 in the morning," said Katey Heath of Slow Water in Franklin Springs. Slow Water lost many of their kayaks and canoes, an all of their tubes. The Sandbar down in Bowman, lost 165 kayaks. Both have recovered many of the boats from helpful people down river, but the tubes were a total loss. So, Slow Water is beginning its season by moving the tons of sand dumped by the raging waters and blowing up all new tubes for their customers. [caption id="attachment_655" align="alignright" width="150"] Tons of sand from storm[/caption] There are 3 companies along the Broad River from Franklin County…

Home Buying Seminar

Have you found the home of your dreams just to have that dream dashed? Do you yearn for a home of your own, but don't know if you could ever qualify for one? Well, on Saturday, June 8th, at Casa Grande in Hartwell, learn how to figure out what home you can qualify for and how to make sure the home of your dreams does not slip through your fingers! Nikki Peters with Absolute Home Loan Services says, "things have changed and those who get ahead of any issue are much more likely to be successful." From finding the perfect home for your needs, to the inspection process (so important) to the loan process, all will be unpacked by professionals in the field. Dawn Paradise with ReMax, Peters with Absolute Home Loan Services and Chad Bridwell with Pillar to Post home inspection will guide you through the process and teach…