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Historical Attractions

The Reece Farm

Experience early 20th century Appalachian farm life! Petting farm, fruit and vegetable production, restored barns, corn crib, chicken house, smokehouse, spring house.  The Reece Farm is located at 8552 Gainesville Highway, Blairsville, GA (706) 745-2034


Old Courthouse & Mountain Life Museums

The Old Courthouse Museum has a wide range of exhibits and information pertaining to the history of Union County.  The Mountain Life Museum, located one block south of the Old Courthouse, consists of several historic buildings: the Mock House and the Civil War-era Payne Cabin, barn, corn-crib and smithy.  These historic structures are maintained by the Union County Historical Society.


The Hunter-England Cabin

The oldest cabin in Union County, it was built by John Hunter between 1832-1834.  The historic cabin is now on display at the Union County Farmers Market located at 148 Old Smokey Rd, Blairsville.


Choestoe School House

Many notable Georgians, including two state Supreme Court justices, began their education in this one-room schoolhouse. The refurbished wood structure now houses photos, old school desks and other historic relics.  The old Choestoe School House is available for rent and is located at 1034 Collins Rd., Blairsville GA.

Announcements
Notice of Public Hearing and Special Called Meeting

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

A Public Hearing will be held on Monday, December 23, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. in the Union County Courthouse, 65 Courthouse Street, Blairsville, Georgia

The purpose of this hearing will be for Union County to provide information and answer questions regarding transferring surplus property to the Union County Development Authority. This is the property on Young Harris Street in the City of Blairsville referred to as the Old Fort Sorghum Property. Please send your comments via regular mail or to the email address listed on our website at www.unioncountyga.gov.

NOTICE OF CALLED MEETING

There will be a CALLED MEETING of the Union County Commission on Friday, December 27, 2019
at 4:30 p.m. located at 65 Courthouse Street, Blairsville, Georgia in Courtroom A. The purpose of this meeting will be to approve a Resolution to adopt the 2020 Budget and to approve a Resolution to transfer the Old Fort Sorghum Property to the Union County Development Authority .