Gabe Stark and watchdog Kobe were manning the Hiwassee Dam Volunteer Fire Department last week. The department is acquiring 2.79 acres of county-owned property. Murphy – Commissioners agreed to deed county-owned land to the Murphy and Hiwassee Dam fire departments at virtually no cost instead of leasing the property to the agencies. “Transfer this property… Premium Content is available to subscribers only. Please login here to access content or go here to purchase a subscription.