Toccoa City Commission Meeting Today

Toccoa City Commissioners will have the city pool and the Pines golf course on their agendas for a meeting and work session later today. First, city commissioners will meet for a work session at Toccoa City Hall starting at 4 p.m. During the work session, the city commission is first expected to discuss a pool management agreement for this year […]

Read more

SCHS Powder Puff Game Benefits Special Olympics

Stephens County High School students come together to have fun and raise money for a good cause. Friday night, Stephens County High School hosted its first “Powder Puff” football game at the Reservation. All of the proceeds from the “Powder Puff” game benefited Stephens County Special Olympics. Stephens County High School student Kaitlyn Phillips helped to organize the game. She […]

Read more

Franklin Co. Schools Receive Five Year Accreditation

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia The Franklin County School System wins accreditation for another five years. “The external review team is recommending to the AdvancedEd Accreditation Commission that the Franklin County School System earn the distinction of district accreditation for the five-year term that expires June 30,2019,” said SACs team leader Dr. Kathy Spencer. That was the conclusion of […]

Read more

NGTC Honors Adult Education Volunteers

On March 12, 2015, the volunteers for North Georgia Technical College’s Adult Education programs in Habersham, White, Rabun, and Stephens Counties were honored at a special breakfast celebration. Throughout Northeast Georgia, North Georgia Technical College’s adult education centers offer free classes to those who wish to attain their GED or prepare for college entrance tests. The level of service and […]

Read more

Wilbros Case Back into Court in Toccoa Today

The Wilbros civil case in Stephens County Superior Court will be back in a Toccoa courtroom later today. Judge Robert Adamson will hear from both sides in the case at a hearing today at 9:30 a.m. in the Stephens County Government Building in downtown Toccoa. According to Stephens County Attorney Brian Ranck, the judge will hear any pending motions in […]

Read more

Ga. DOT Closes Stonewall Court Bridge Over Railroad

Stephens County officials said that the Georgia Department of Transportation has required the county to close a bridge over the Norfolk Southern railroad. According to Stephens County Public Works Director Tim Mitchem, the Georgia DOT has told the county that the Stonewall Court bridge over the railroad requires immediate closing. Mitchem said that an inspection of the structure indicates that […]

Read more

Job Fair Next Week in Stephens Co.

The Georgia Department of Labor will host a veterans’ job fair next week in Stephens County. Toccoa Career Center Manager Greg Pitts said the job fair will be on Thursday, March 26 in the Mitchell Allen Meeting Room at the historic train depot in downtown Toccoa. “The event will be from 9 a.m. until 12 noon,” said Pitts. “As we […]

Read more

Toccoa Little League Opens Season Saturday

It’s time this weekend to play ball at the Doyle Street Park as another season of Toccoa Little League baseball and softball gets underway. Toccoa Little League President Russell Brock said the community is invited to come out and attend Opening Day activities that start Saturday morning in downtown Toccoa. “We will start by having an Opening Day parade starting […]

Read more
1 181 182 183 184 185 578