Brasstown in Clay County is the Possum Capital of the South. On New Year’s Eve, the town lowers a live possum in a Plexiglas cage then frees it.
Brasstown in Clay County is the Possum Capital of the South. On New Year’s Eve, the town lowers a live possum in a Plexiglas cage then frees it. NYT
Brasstown in Clay County is the Possum Capital of the South. On New Year’s Eve, the town lowers a live possum in a Plexiglas cage then frees it. NYT
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