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Vehicle wrecks on Wedgewood Drive

The work week ended early for Joaqin Trujillo Friday afternoon after making a mistake in his turning onto Wedgewood Drive in Big Canoe. Trujillo ended up driving off the road and crashing the front end of his vehicle into a tree. The only injury was the car, according to Big Canoe EMT Jeremy Grizzle. Georgia State Patrol was called in to work the accident. PHOTO BY JIM FRANCIS

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Dr. Bob Anderson to speak on Men’s health issues

Dr. Bob Anderson, Big Canoe resident and popular Smoke Signals columnist, will speak at Squires & Stags’ February 3rd meeting on the “Treatment of Men’s Common Health Issues.”

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Outside management firms topic of POA’s Community Coffee

Anticipating a large crowd for its first Community Coffee of 2017 Saturday, Jan. 14, the Big Canoe Property Owners Association (POA) staff set up 102 chairs, which quickly grew to 125 and then standing room in the Mountains Grille. The attraction: The POA board’s consideration of hiring an outside management firm rather than continuing to be self-managed.

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Great Decisions decides to form group

There has been interest at Big Canoe in continuing the discussion group on global affairs, Great Decisions.

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Big Canoe’s first snow of 2017 blankets the community

How many varieties of chili consumed, bottles of wine sipped, Christmas gift books read and logs burned as Big Canoe experienced its first snow of 2017? Probably plenty, especially for those on top of the Mountains of Big Canoe who hope to fully escape their driveways by Tuesday, Jan. 10.

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