Blog Archives

Toccoa Commission Approves CRA Transfer

January 18, 2013
By

The Toccoa City Commission approves a transfer from its Commission Reserve Account to cover bills until revenues come in. On Monday, the city commission unanimously approved two different motions. First, the commission voted to ratify a transfer of $460,000 from the CRA to the gas fund to cover a gas invoice. Toccoa City Manager...

Read more »

Los Amigos Holds Ribbon Cutting

January 18, 2013
By
Los Amigos Holds Ribbon Cutting

A local restaurant celebrates an expansion. Thursday, the Toccoa-Stephens County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony for Los Amigos Mexican Restaurant on Big A Road in Toccoa for the restaurant’s expansion of its outdoor porch. Los Amigos has been open for 18 years and owner Rafael Duran says they are glad to...

Read more »

Collins Again Supports Washington D.C. Pay Freeze

January 18, 2013
By
Collins Again Supports Washington D.C. Pay Freeze

9th District U.S. Representative Doug Collins said he has signed on as a co-sponsor of a House Resolution that would eliminate the 2013 statuary pay adjustment for federal employees enacted by the President. The legislation, known as House Resolution 273, would be a continuation of the Congressional Pay Freeze and Fiscal Responsibility Act of...

Read more »

U.S. Hwy. 441 in GSMNP Has Landslide

January 18, 2013
By

Winter weather is not the only problem for a road frequented by many in the region when heading to the Smoky Mountains. A landslide occurred earlier this week on U.S. Highway 441 in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, which connects Cherokee, North Carolina to Gatlinburg, Tennessee. The slide occurred near mile marker 22...

Read more »

Qualifying Ends Today for Hart Co. Magistrate Judge

January 18, 2013
By

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia Today is the last day candidates for the Hart County Magistrate Judge race may qualify. Qualifying ends at noon today at the office of the Hart County Probate Judge. Candidates will vie for the seat left vacant by Tony Wellborn, who died suddenly last October. According to the...

Read more »

Weather-Related Announcements for Jan. 18

January 18, 2013
By

STEPHENS COUNTY SCHOOLS ARE ON A NORMAL SCHEDULE Habersham County Schools — TWO HOUR DELAY Banks County Schools – TWO HOUR DELAY

Read more »

Weather-Related Announcements

January 17, 2013
By

The 2013 Stephens County Relay for Life Kick-off Celebration scheduled for tonight has been cancelled due to overwhelming calls and e-mails about the weather. The kick-off has been postponed until the first Team Captain Meeting on February 4th. In addition, Tracey Long with the American Cancer Society will get in touch with team captains...

Read more »

Stephens Co. BOE Learns About Charter System Process

January 17, 2013
By

The Stephens County School System continues to look at different models of school operations in preparation for a change in state law. Stephens County School Superintendent Sherrie Whiten said that state law says that by June 30, 2015, school systems have to choose an operating system moving forward. “These options give us opportunities to...

Read more »

Toccoa Sets City Commission Qualifying Fees

January 17, 2013
By

The city of Toccoa sets its qualifying fee for the 2013 municipal election. City commissioners approved the qualifying fee during their Monday for city commission posts. Toccoa City Clerk Fredda Wheeler said that the qualifying fee will be set at $252. “The qualifying fee is predicated on three percent of the salary of the...

Read more »

Hwy. 365 Blocked Due to Accident in Habersham Co.

January 17, 2013
By

An accident last night in Habersham County is causing major travel headaches on Highway 365. According to officials, Highway 365 northbound remains at least partially blocked at Cody Road, near Habersham Hills Cinema, due to an accident Wednesday evening. Officials say the road could be back to normal by about 9:30 a.m. today.

Read more »

You Are Here:

WNEG > Articles by: Charlie Bauder

NE Georgia Weather

Calendar

  • August 19, 2013English Classes
  • March 28, 2014Celebrity for a Day!
  • April 3, 2014Stephens County Extension 4-H fundraiser Vidalia Onion Sale
  • April 28, 2014Divorce Care, a special help seminar and support group
AEC v1.0.4