Sarah Katherine Scott

Sarah Katherine Scott, 95 of Smyrna, died Wednesday (Feb 22).  Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Saturday (Feb 25) in Jonquil Chapel of Castellaw Funeral Home with burial to follow at Georgia Memorial Park in Marietta.  The family will receive friends from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.  Castellaw Funeral Home in Smyrna in charge […]

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Mr. Richard Miller Kelley

Mr. Richard Miller Kelley, age 76 of Cleveland, formerly of Toccoa, passed away Tuesday (Feb 21) at his residence.  Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday (Feb 25) in the chapel of Alexander Funeral Home with interment to follow in Stephens Memorial Gardens.  The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday (Feb 24) from 5 […]

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Thursday, February 23, 2017

The Swap Shop airs Monday-Saturday from 8:30 am until 9:00 am 630 AM WNEG and 93.1 FM. Here’s how to get on the show: Our phone lines are open from 8:30 am until 9:00 am. The number to call is 706-886-1551. You can also email to wneg@windstream.net Fax items to 706-282-0189 Mail to Swap Shop, P.O. Box 1159, Toccoa, GA […]

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ASI Is Project Orange, Announces Stephens Co. Expansion

Officials release more details on an economic development project in Stephens County. The Georgia Department of Economic Development today is identifying “Project Orange” as an expansion by ASI Southeast in Stephens County. ASI Southeast, which makes washroom accessories, toilet partitions, and lockers, is building a new $16 million manufacturing facility in Toccoa that will create 50 jobs. The building, located […]

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NGTC Part of Agreement With Irish School

North Georgia Technical College is opening the international door for Engineering Technology students. Leaders of the Waterford Institute of Technology in Ireland and the Technical College System of Georgia recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding that establishes a partnership giving Georgia and Irish students expanded educational opportunities. North Georgia Technical College was selected as one of two Georgia technical colleges […]

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Big A Elementary Principal Retiring

Big A Elementary School will have a new principal next year. Dr. Phyllis Carson has announced her retirement effective on May 31 and it was accepted by the Stephens County Board of Education at their meeting on Tuesday. Also at Tuesday’s meeting, the Board of Education accepted the resignation of Stephens County High School Assistant Prinicipal and CTAE Director Natalie […]

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Indian Basketball In Sweet 16 Tonight

The Stephens County High School basketball team will head on the road later today for the second round of the AAAA state boys’ basketball playoffs. Stephens County will head to the Thomaston area to take on Upson-Lee High School in a second-round match-up. Upson-Lee is undefeated on the season, coming in a with a record of 28-0. They defeated North […]

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SCHS Tennis Splits With Lumpkin Co.

Stephens County High School tennis gets a split in non-region play. On Wednesday, the Indian boys’ tennis team defeated Lumpkin County, 3-2. The Indians swept all three singles contests as sophomores Ben Smith, Brayden Shiflet, and Carson Keener won their singles matches to give the Indians the win. Stephens County’s boys are 4-1 on the season and have won four […]

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Mrs. Dorothy Smith Standridge

Mrs. Dorothy Smith Standridge, age 84 of Toccoa, passed away Tuesday (Feb 21) at the home of her grandson.  Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday (Feb 24) in the Hillcrest Chapel of the Acree-Davis Funeral Home with interment to follow in the Lakeview Baptist Church Cemetery.  The family will receive friends at the Acree-Davis Funeral Home on Thursday […]

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