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From the Sept. 3, 2014 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   Chris Cannon, regional tourism manager for Georgia's Presidential Pathways Region, stood before the crowd gathered for the Marion County Chamber of Commerce meeting last week and could hardly contain his enthusiasm for the community's prospects for tourism. He shared a wealth of information, but the most important part of his message was trying to convince local residents that a great opportunity has arrived.
   "What this community needs to realize is that this is your chance," he said. "A lot of communities have what I like to call a 'Once in a Generation Opportunity'. This is this generation's opportunity."
   He was speaking of the ... Online subscribers click here for the rest of the story.