Aug 312014
2014 Event Graphic Parodies Famous Painting

If this year’s event graphic looks strikingly familiar to you, you probably recognize the strong likeness to another great American iconic image: If you guessed American Gothic by Grant Wood, then you may also know that American Gothic has been parodied probably more than any other famous painting, especially when it comes to pop culture [...]

Oct 312013
Jack Frost No Match For Ramble Enthusiasts

Why let a little cold air and frosty ground interfere with an otherwise gorgeous day in the mountains of northern Habersham County? Braving temperatures below 30 degrees, 177 Ramble participants enthusiastically ran or walked the 3.75 mile course before crossing the finish line to enjoy the after race refreshments, goodie bags, and bluegrass entertainment provided [...]

Oct 112013
Is the Ramble Going to the Dogs?

This year we are encouraging pet owners to bring their dogs (on a leash, please) to participate in our event and make a small VOLUNTARY contribution of $5 to the Habersham Humane Society for each pet. Barbara Rush at the Batesville General Store & Restaurant has organized the Batesville Fall Festival again this year and [...]

Oct 042013
Jack Bradley Agency Ready to Ramble Again!

Jack Bradley Agency Inc. is excited to be returning as a sponsor for the Soque River Ramble. One of the agency owners, Kelley Herrin, is an avid runner.  This is Kelley’s favorite race of the season! “It’s a great community event and amazing course,” said Kelley.  “Fall is a beautiful time of the year in [...]

Oct 032013
Possum Valley Bluegrass to Entertain at the Ramble

The trio of Kerry Cash, Brian Addis, and Roy Tench (sometimes known as the Possum Valley Bluegrass) will provide musical entertainment for the 2013 Soque River Ramble just as they have in previous years. Their instruments include the fiddle, bass, and string guitar which provide the perfect musical background for the mountain and river setting. [...]

Sep 272013
Ash/Welborn Insurance Backs This Year's Soque River Ramble!

Ash/Welborn Insurance in Cornelia Georgia is a new sponsor for the Ramble this year!  Julie Wilkinson, agent for Ash/Welborn, decided that it was a good fit for their company to be a sponsor based on the company’s increasing interest in supporting community events in Habersham County. “I grew up in northern Habersham County,” said Julie.  [...]