Paddle Georgia 2017 in the News

January 28th, 2017—Floyd News, “A week-long canoe/kayak adventure from Dawsonville to Rome” Posted by Staff reports. http://coosavalleynews.com/2017/01/a-week-long-canoekayak-adventure-from-dawsonville-to-rome/

February 8th, 2017, Dawson News, “Week-long river adventure to travel the Etowah” Posted by: Unknown. http://www.dawsonnews.com/section/1/article/19648/

March 12,2017-AccessWDUN-“Paddle Georgia scholarships offered Georgia teachers” By:AccessWDUN staff. http://accesswdun.com/article/2017/3/511608/paddle-georgia-scholarships-offered-some-georgia

March 13th,2017-Saporta Report, “Georgia’s nascent water trail network garners support from state lawmakers” By: David Pendered. http://saportareport.com/georgias-nascent-water-trail-network-garners-support-state-lawmakers/

March 11th,2017-Albany Herald, “Georgia River Network lauds passage of HR 281” By: Staff Reports. : http://www.albanyherald.com/news/local/georgia-river-network-lauds-passage-of-hr/article_4c2c07a8-b76a-51f4-a37a-19fcb778da68.html

March 21st,2017, Forsyth News- “Paddle Georgia applications open for teachers”-Posted by: Isabel Hughes. http://www.forsythnews.com/section/3/article/32447/

March 17th,2017. Cross Roads News-“Teachers can apply for Paddle Georgia scholarships”. Posted By: Cross Roads News. http://crossroadsnews.com/news/2017/mar/17/teachers-can-apply-paddle-georgia-scholarships/


Date: Unknown, AJC Metro Newspaper- “Teachers have a chance to join weeklong adventure on river”. By: Staff.

April 17,2017. Jackson Progress-” Rollin’ on the River: Local residents paddle the Satilla”. Posted by: Sherri Ellington. http://www.jacksonprogress-argus.com/news/local/rollin-on-the-river-local-residents-paddle-the-satilla/article_a500c469-e23e-56cc-8526-95d394013911.html

May 16, 2017. Rome News Tribune- “Pepperell Teacher Ready for Paddle Georgia.” http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/rome/lifestyles/hometown_headlines/pepperell-teacher-ready-for-paddle-georgia/article_0b32564c-39ee-11e7-b80a-a718a631938f.html

June 12, 2017. Southeast Green- “Nearly 400 Paddlers to Journey on Etowah River during Paddle Georgia 2017 June 17-23”

June 13, 2017. Dawson News- “Paddle Georgia to pass through Dawson this weekend” http://www.dawsonnews.com/section/1/article/20130/preview/

June 14, 2017. Access WDUN – “Nearly 400 gathering in Dawsonville for Start of this Year’s ‘Paddle Georgia’.” http://accesswdun.com/article/2017/6/548083/nearly-400-gathering-in-dawsonville-for-start-of-this-years-paddle-georgia

June 22, 2017. Rome News- Tribune – “Water Testing a Part of the Journey.” http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/rome/news/local/water-testing-a-part-of-the-journey/article_6ebb1a7a-56fc-11e7-b644-ab97caea7324.html

June 23, 2017. Rome News- Tribune – “Paddle Georgia Will Reach Rome Today; River’s End Party to Cap 7-day trip.” http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/rome/news/local/paddle-georgia-will-reach-rome-today-river-s-end-party/article_3581839c-57d4-11e7-a475-8369dfe65384.html

June 24, 2017. Rome News-Tribune – “Paddle Georgia: Rainy Week Wasn’t a Big Deal on the Water.” http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/paddle-georgia-rainy-week-wasn-t-a-big-deal-on/article_05f1377e-58ad-11e7-a0c0-0f8733cbafcb.html

June 25, 2017. Topix – “Tornado Warning Can’t Dampen Paddle Georgia.” http://www.topix.com/outdoors/canoeing/2017/06/tornado-warning-cant-dampen-paddle-georgia