Paddle Georgia 2014 in the News

 

December 2013 – EcoTones: Volume 14 Number 2, “Paddle Georgia” by Staff.

February 21, 2014 - Southeast Green, “Paddle Georgia to Celebrate 10 th Anniversary on
Chattahoochee River” by April Ingle. Press Release. http://www.southeastgreen.com/index.php/news/georgia/10649-paddle-georgia-to-celebrate-10th-anniversary-on-chattahoochee-river (also: website and radio - accessnorthga.com, website - eastcobber.com)

February 21, 2014 - Newnan Times Herald, “Paddle Georgia river trip to include Coweta” by Sarah Fay Campbell. http://www.times-herald.com/Local/20140223-Paddle-Georgia?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+rss%2FTopStories+(The+Times-Herald+%3E+Top+Stories)

February 22, 2014 - AccessNorthGA. com, “Paddle Georgia will return” by April Ingle. http://www.accessnorthga.com/detail.php?n=271534

February 24, 2014 - Star 94 Radio, PSA about Paddle Georgia 2014.

February 24, 2014 - NorthFulton.com, “Paddle Georgia coming to Chattahoochee River” by Staff. http://www.northfulton.com/Articles-TOP-STORIES-c-2014-02-24-202720.114126-sub-Paddle-Georgia-coming-to-Chattahoochee-River.html

February 25, 2014 - SoutheastGreen.com, “Scholarships offered to teachers for 7-day canoe & Kayak journey on Chattahoochee River Paddle GA Environmental Education Program offered by Georgia River Network” by Staff. http://www.southeastgreen.com/index.php/news/georgia/10664-scholarships-offered-to-teachers-for-7-day-canoe-kayak-journey-on-chattahoochee-river-paddle-georgia-environmental-education-program-offered-by-georgia-river-network

February 26, 2014 - AJC, “Paddle Georgia event touts benefits of state’s waterways” by Sheila Poole. http://www.accessatlanta.com/news/events/paddle-georgia-event-touts-benefits-of-states-wate/nddJJ/

March 4, 2014 – NeighborhoodNewspapers.com, “Paddle Georgia coming to area” by Staff. http://neighbornewspapers.com/bookmark/24681719-Paddle-Georgia-coming-to-area

March 21, 2014 - Marietta Daily Journal, “Paddle Georgia Returns This Summer” by Staff. http://mdjonline.com/view/full_story/24785455/article-Paddle-Georgia-returns-this-summer

April 11, 2014 - WALB 10, “New Paddling Event Celebrates the Flint River” by Tara Herrschaft. http://www.walb.com/story/25226757/registration-nears-for-new-fall-paddling-

April 12, 2014 - Times Herald, “Chatt-Bend Riverfest Planned in Downtown Newnan” by Sarah Fay Campbell. http://www.times-herald.com/local/20140405-SIDEBAR-Paddle-Georgia-River-Fest

May 14, 2014 - JournalNow.com, “Albany Keeps Georgia on Your Mind” by Zenda Douglas. http://www.journalnow.com/relishnow/travel/road_trips/albany-keeps-georgia-on-your-mind/article_2be8f187-48b7-5d4b-8c5f-cdfd7b611488.html

June 8, 2014 - Walton Tribune,"Loganville Residents to join Paddle Georgia" by Staff. http://www.waltontribune.com/news/article_ce72a864-edc5-11e3-bde3-0019bb2963f4.html 

June 11, 2014 – Heard Citizen, “Paddle Georgia Journey’s End Celebration Fish Fry Dinner Comes to Franklin” by Staff Reports.  http://www.heardcitizen.com/paddle-georgia-journeys-end-celebration-fish-fry-dinner-comes-to-franklin

June 11, 2014 – Gwinnett Daily Post, “Local residents to paddle 110 miles on Chattahoochee River” by Emily Clance.  http://www.gwinnettdailypost.com/news/2014/jun/11/gab-8-year-old-grayson-resident-fights-cancer/

June 15, 2014 – The Loganville Tribune, “Local educator gains grant for Paddle Georgia” by Raquel Willis. http://www.waltontribune.com/loganville/news/article_9a645fb2-f32f-11e3-8e49-001a4bcf887a.html

June 15, 2014 – SaportaReport, “Chattahoochee River Past, Present: Two Speakers part of Paddle Georgia” by David Pendered.  http://saportareport.com/blog/2014/06/chattahoochee-river-past-and-present-two-speakers-part-of-paddle-georgia-event/

June 16, 2014- The citizen, “400 paddlers to visit Newnan June 25” by Ben Nelms. http://www.thecitizen.com/articles/06-15-2014/400-paddlers-visit-newnan-june-25

June 17, 2014 – Forsyth County News Online, “Residents ready for river adventure” by Megan Reed. http://www.forsythnews.com/section/1/article/24466/

June 18, 2014 – Lake Lanier, “Paddle Georgia Begins June 21, 2014” by Robert Sutherland. http://lakelanier.com/2014/06/paddle-georgia-begins-june-21-1014/

June 19, 2014 – Neighbor Newspapers, “Buckhead family continues Paddle Georgia tradition” by Nicole Dow. http://neighbornewspapers.com/view/full_story/25308223/article-Buckhead-family-continues-Paddle-Georgia-tradition?instance=all

June 19, 2014 – KnowAtlantaBlogSpot.com, “Paddle Georgia Returns to the Chattahoochee River for its 10 th Anniversary Trip” by Staff. http://knowatlanta.blogspot.com/2014/06/paddle-georgia-returns-to-chattahoochee.html (article also found on ajc.com and wn.com)

June 19, 2014 – AJC.com, “County by County News for Friday” by Staff. http://www.ajc.com/news/news/local/county-by-county-news-for-friday/ngPBp/

June 20, 2014 – Smyrna.Patc h.com, “Georgia River Network’s Paddle Georgia at Riverview Landing” by Taylor Smith. http://smyrna.patch.com/groups/events/p/georgia-river-networks-paddle-georgia-at-riverview-landing

June 21, 2014 – OnlineAthens.com, “Paddle Georgia Trek on Chattahoochee Attracts Athens, Oconee Paddlers” by Staff. http://onlineathens.com/around-here/2014-06-20/paddle-georgia-trek-chattahoochee-attracts-athens-oconee-paddlers

June 22, 2014 – LakeNews.com & Talk 750 WSB, “The Politics of Water: Epic Battles & Endeavors to Protect Georgia’s Water” by Staff http://www.lakenews.com/News.asp?ID=97371008-C921-4F8D-9E8E-93AF8770A795&SiteID=GA019

June 24, 2014 – CBS46.com (WGCL-TV), video about Paddle Georgia, by Staff. http://www.cbs46.com/video?clipId=10299853&autostart=true

June 23, 2014 – GainesvilleTimes.com, “Hall County Residents Enjoy Week of Paddling” by Carly Sharec. http://www.gainesvilletimes.com/section/6/article/101196/

June 24, 2014 – 11alive.com & WXIA, “Paddle Georgia sends 400+ down Chattahoochee” by Jeremy Campbell. http://www.11alive.com/story/life/2014/06/24/paddle-georgia-sends-400-river-ambassadors-down-chattahoochee/11302009/

June 25, 2014 – Times-Herald.com, “Riverfest Tonight in Downtown Newnan” by Sarah Fay Campbell. http://www.times-herald.com/local/20140625-Riverfest-tonight

June 25, 2014 – Times-Georgian.com, “Paddle the Chattahoochee” by Winston Jones. http://www.times-georgian.com/news/local/article_d83194f6-fcdd-11e3-9eb7-0017a43b2370.html

June 26, 2014 – Examiner.com, “Water Coalition Honors State Representative with 2014 Clean Water Champion Award” by Linda Spector Boehringer. http://www.examiner.com/article/water-coalition-honors-state-representative-with-2014-clean-water-champion-award

June 26, 2014 – FloridaEnvironments.com, “One River System – With Varying Efforts to Save It” by Bruce Ritchie. http://floridaenvironments.com/conservation-recreation/one-river-system-varying-efforts-save/

June 27, 2014 – AccessNorthGA.com, “ Hawkins receives Georgia Water Coalition Aware” by Staff. http://www.accessnorthga.com/detail.php?n=276551

June 28, 2014 – Times-Herald.com, “Cleaner Chattahoochee ‘Not the Same River’ It Used to Be” by Sarah Fay Campbell. http://www.times-herald.com/local/20140628-Paddle-ga

June 30, 2014 – Times-Georgian.com, “Paddle Georgia 2014” photos by Staff. http://www.times-georgian.com/gallery/featured/collection_d4ae8b72-fd82-11e3-9e3c-001a4bcf6878.html

July 2, 2014 – The News and Banner, “Paddle Georgia Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary” by Staff. (p. 1 & 4)

July 3, 2014 – Alpharetta-Roswell Revue & News, “Chattahoochee’s Magic” by Hatcher Hurd. (p. 22 & 25)

Juy 4, 2014 – Marietta Daily Journal, “Locals Paddle Down River for Annual Canoe/Kayak Adventure” by MDJ Staff. http://mdjonline.com/bookmark/25390717-Locals-paddle-down-river-for-annual-canoe-kayak-adventure

August 5, 2014 – NorthFulton.com, “Teacher shares Paddle Georgia experience” by Erica O’Neal. http://www.northfulton.com/Articles-COMMUNITY-NEWS-c-2014-08-05-204751.114126-sub-Teacher-shares-Paddle-Georgia-experience.html