Local Resources

Gillsville Services: Annexation, Building Permits, & Business Licenses. Below are several links to local resources, broken down by category.
Emergency Service

Hall County Police

Contact the Hall County Sheriff's Office (Non-Emergency). Other contact numbers including the anonymous tipline are listed.

(770) 536-8812
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Northeast Georgia Medical Center

Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS) is a not-for-profit community health system dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of the people of Northeast Georgia

(770) 219-9000
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Georgia Poison Control Center

Georgia's Poison Control Center. Website includes poison control live chat, questions, safety courses, and more

+1 (800) 222-1222
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Gillsville Fire Department

For more information about burning, fire safety, and more, contact the local fire department.

(770) 531-6838
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Government

Trash Compactor Site - Lula

Site has a trash compactor, and areas for recycling glass, plastic, cardboard, and used motor oil

(770) 535-8288
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Local Business

Roger Corn Folk Art Pottery Rogercorn.pottery@gmail.com

Roger Corn is a traditional folk potter from North Georgia. His works reflect years of in-depth studies of the works of local and regional folk artists.


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Craven Family Pottery, 6616 Hwy 52 Gillsville, GA 30543

Craven Family Pottery in Gillsville, which focuses on making collectible wares as well as large volume gardenwares. Today, Mike still produces the vast majority of the collectible pieces for the pottery.

(404) 793-5235
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Crocker Folk Pottery Dwayne Crocker 6717 Diamond Hill Rd. Gillsville, Ga. 30543

I've been working with clay since 1975. All pottery is 100% made by hand using unique designs and methods to create the highest quality of folk pottery. I'm working to keep the tradition of folk pottery alive in the hearts and homes of people for generations to come.

(678) 316-3148
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Turkey Merck

As we have explained above, each mug is painstakingly handcrafted and custom glazed and then fired multiple times in a kiln. The entire process involves many hours of hands-on craftsmanship, which in turn limits the total number of mugs we are able to create and offer at any given time.


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Hewells Pottery, Inc. 6035 Hwy 52 Gillsville, GA 30543

As a Hewell Family Tradition, we have hosted many events at our farm and pottery, including the Turning and Burning (TM) Festival, and wild game dinners. We now offer tours of both our pottery and farm for groups of thirty or more. You group can experience a mule drawn carriage ride through our farm and visit various farm animals, including our wonderful herd of registered Tarentaise Cattle.

(770) 869-3469
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Ferguson Family Pottery 6468 Old Gillsville Rd Gillsville, Georgia

THIS 7 GENERATION FAMILY OF POTTERS FEATURES FACE, SNAKE, & SPIDER JUGS. ROOSTERS AND ASSORTED GLAZEWARE DATING BACK TO 1793.

(770) 869-3262
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Mary Griffin Folk Art 4750 Gillsville Hwy. Gillsville, GA 30543

Located in the community of Peckerwoood near the town of Gillsville, Peckerwood Pottery is owned and operated by potter Mary Griffin. Griffin became interested in pottery after her husband built her an art studio in their back yard. She took classes at The Dirt Bag Pottery in Clarkesville and at the John C. Campbell Folk School in North Carolina. Griffin also wood carvings, painting and murals. Stop by and visit!

(770) 654-4412

Sims Pottery Inc.n 2057 Georgia Highway 323 Gillsville, GA 30543-4308

We are a true wholesale only company. With this in mind, we sell only business to business. We do encourage walk in business at both locations. The business must have a valid Sales and Use Tax Resale Number issued by the state in which your business operates.

(706) 677-2353
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Utility Company

Georgia Natural Gas

Provides gas for residential and commercial buildings

(770) 850-6200
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Georgia Power Utility Company

Utility company that provides electric power to residential and commerical buildings

+1 (888) 660-5890
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