Hobbies Archive

  • By Marci Watson, Sentinel Staff Writer:  Ever thought about having your very own bee hive? Many people are interested in adding a backyard apiary. Cohutta Country Store conducted an educational seminar about getting started with beekeeping this past weekend. Extra chairs had to be set […]

    Seminar abuzz with tips on beekeeping

    By Marci Watson, Sentinel Staff Writer:  Ever thought about having your very own bee hive? Many people are interested in adding a backyard apiary. Cohutta Country Store conducted an educational seminar about getting started with beekeeping this past weekend. Extra chairs had to be set […]

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  • By Eddie Ayers, County Extension Agent:  With the recent cool weather, does the thought of a long cold winter have you down? Have you considered a landscape full of spring flowering bulbs? It’s that burst of spring color that makes you feel good. Best of […]

    Start now for Spring Flowering Bulbs

    By Eddie Ayers, County Extension Agent:  With the recent cool weather, does the thought of a long cold winter have you down? Have you considered a landscape full of spring flowering bulbs? It’s that burst of spring color that makes you feel good. Best of […]

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  • By John Mullinix, Contributing Writer:  Amateur Radio (Ham) communications took a giant step up in Fannin County over last weekend. The newly formed Fannin County Amateur Radio Group hit the ground running by installing two amateur repeaters on a mountain just south of Lake Blue […]

    Fannin County Ham Radio Operators improve Communications

    By John Mullinix, Contributing Writer:  Amateur Radio (Ham) communications took a giant step up in Fannin County over last weekend. The newly formed Fannin County Amateur Radio Group hit the ground running by installing two amateur repeaters on a mountain just south of Lake Blue […]

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