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Experience Appalachian Farm Life

The Byron Herbert Reece Farm and Heritage Center is a great place to come and learn about Appalachian poet Byron H. Reece and explore the land on which he was born and raised.

Reece Farm

Reece Farm

Location:
8552 Gainesville Highway
Blairsville, GA

Phone Number:
(706) 745-2034

Reece Farm Hours:
Open April thru November
Wednesday thru Saturday 10:00am to 4:00pm
Admission is free!

Experience early 20th century farm life complete with farm animals and fruit & vegetable production.  The Byron Herbert Reece Farm, or just the Reece Farm for short, features restored barns, corn crib, chicken house, smokehouse, spring house and petting farm.  State of the art exhibits tell the story of Byron Herbert Reece, the farmer, writer, and poet who lived on this site.  The exhibits showcase the Appalachian style of farming during the early 1900s and the life of Reece himself.  There is also a visitor’s center, gift shop, creek side amphitheater & picnic tables.  A beautiful pavilion is available to rent for weddings and other events.

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Notice of Called Meeting & Notice of Public Hearing Special Use Permit & Variance.....For more info

Official Notice: There will be a CALLED MEETING of the Union County Alcohol Board on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at 3:30 pm at the Union County Community Center located at 129 Union County Rec Road, Blairsville, GA 30512.
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The Union County Commissioner will hold a Public Hearing on Thursday, September 20, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. at the Union County Courthouse, 65 Courthouse Street, Courtroom A, Blairsville, Georgia. The Commissioner will review an application by Jennifer B. Alewine, as attorney for Verizon Wireless, requesting a Special Use Permit and Variance to allow for the location of a telecommunications tower on property located at Pat Colwell Road, Parcel 037 004A of Union County, Georgia. A final decision on the Special Use Permit and Variance will be rendered at a Called Meeting on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. at the Union County Courthouse, 65 Courthouse Street, Blairsville, Georgia.