10:51 AM — Power was restored to Menlo and Cloudland at 9:30 this morning.  It is believe a downed tree caused the problem 

9:25 AM —– Georgia Power says it will be 10 am before power is restored ….still no word on the cause of the outage.   

6:55 AM – Georgia Power now says it will be around 9 am before power is restored, still no word as to the cause of the outage in Menlo and Cloudland 

 5:55 AM –  AM 1180 Chattooga County Radio spoke with a representative from Georgia Power moments ago.  The power outage that is affecting Cloudland, Menlo and a portion of Teloga will be a while.  According to Georgia Power they do not expect to have the power back on in all areas until around 8:45 this morning.  Still no word on the cause of the outage.  Chattooga County 911 has received several calls regarding the outage.

 

4:50 AM ———- 

Georgia Power customers from Cloudland to Menlo are without power this morning.  The power was out from the Georgia State line to an area around Fish Hatchery Road on Highway 48 this morning.

Georgia Power crews are working to fix the unidentified problem at this time.  According to the latest information, the power is expected to be back on by 6 AM.