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SCHS Tennis Swept By Madison, JV Baseball Beats Jefferson

March 29, 2013
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Both Stephens County High School tennis teams fall in region play to Madison County. The Lady Indians and Indians both lost to Madison County Thursday 4-1. The Indian boys finished region play 6-2 and will be the number two seed in the upcoming region tournament. Meanwhile, the Lady Indians finish 3-5 and will also...

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Stephens Co. Senior Center Recognizes Volunteers

March 29, 2013
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The Stephens County Senior Center recognizes its volunteers. The Senior Center held a volunteer appreciation luncheon Thursday at its facility. Stephens County Senior Center Director Lisa Thomas said it is something the Senior Center does every year to recognize the many people who help make sure the programs at the center can take place....

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NGTC Hires New Webmaster

March 29, 2013
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NGTC Hires New Webmaster

North Georgia Technical College names a new Webmaster. The school announced this week that Damon Bush of Cornelia has accepted the position of Webmaster for the college. North Georgia Technical College Public Relations and Information Director Sandra Maughon said the school is very fortunate to have someone with Damon’s skills, talents, and enthusiasm to...

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DOT Announces Limited Interstate Lane Closures This Weekend

March 29, 2013
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The Georgia Department of Transportation will limit lane closures this weekend on Interstate highways for the Easter holiday. According to the DOT, those Interstate lane closures will be limited from midnight tonight to 5 a.m. on Monday. The DOT will also limit lane closures on Metro Atlanta interstates next weekend for the Final Four...

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Prescribed Fire in White Co. Could Cause Smoke in Area

March 28, 2013
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The U.S. Forest Service said a prescribed fire today in northeast Georgia could spread smoke to this area. A prescribed fire will be conducted today in White County. The fire may present smoke to residents of Stephens, Habersham, Hall, Rabun,Union and White counties. Forest service officials said the prescribed burn is being conducted by...

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Toccoa Sending Out Occupation Tax Reminder Letter

March 28, 2013
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The city of Toccoa will send letters next week to those businesses that have not paid their occupation tax to receive their license for 2013. Last December, Toccoa City Commissioners approved an updated occupation tax ordinance and as a part of that update, the date after which the occupation tax would be considered delinquent...

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Developer Looking At Toccoa For Apartment Complex

March 28, 2013
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An Alabama development company is looking at a site in the city of Toccoa in order to build an apartment complex for senior citizens. Monday, the Toccoa City Commission unanimously approved a resolution of support for the project that is called Toccoa Terrace Apartments. Toccoa Community Development Director Connie Tabor said the developer, Clement...

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ATF Agents Search Two Properties in Connection with Ratliff Homicide

March 28, 2013
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By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia There are new developments in the ongoing investigation into the shooting death of Keith Ratliff – the owner of FPS Industries in Carnesville. According to Franklin County Sheriff Stevie Thomas, federal investigators descended on Carnesville and Hart County Wednesday with warrants. “On March 25th we were notified by...

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Stephens Co. Commission Approves New NCIS Unit Memorandum

March 28, 2013
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The Stephens County Commission approves a new memorandum of understanding with the Mountain Judicial Circuit NCIS Drug Team. On Tuesday, Mountain Judicial Circuit District Attorney Brian Rickman and sheriffs from Stephens, Habersham, and Rabun counties appeared before commissioners on the matter. Stephens County Commissioners had previously approved a memorandum in January, but the drug...

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Indian Baseball Blasts Johnson

March 28, 2013
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The Stephens County Indian baseball team needed only four innings to dispatch to the Johnson Knights 16-0 Wednesday at Johnson High School in Gainesville. The Indians picked up their second straight region shutout and third of the season as Kain Dyer-Hewitt pitched three dominate innings, allowing jut one hit while striking out five and...

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