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Toccoa City Commission Opens Bids

March 26, 2013

Toccoa City Commissioners open a number of bids during their regularly scheduled meeting on Monday. First, commissioners received two bids for the replacement of natural gas facilities for the Highway 17 widening project from Scott Road to Memorial Drive. This is the northern end of the project. A bid from Harrison Gas Systems of...

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Indian Baseball Beats Walnut Grove, Earns Split

March 26, 2013

Senior left-hander Austin Lord ran his record to 5-0 on the season with a 4-0 win over the Walnut Grove Warriors Monday night at the Reservation. Lord gave up just one hit in six innings, a single in the fifth inning, and fanned 11 in gaining the win. Ryan Cleveland provided all of the...

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Toccoa Commission To Meet Today

March 25, 2013

Toccoa City Commissioners will hold a regularly scheduled meeting later today. The city commission will meet at 5 p.m. today at Toccoa City Hall. During the meeting, the city is expected to open bids for the replacement of natural gas facilities for the Highway 17 widening project from Scott Road to Memorial Drive. This...

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SCMS Does Well on 8th Grade Writing Assessment

March 25, 2013

Stephens County Middle School is reporting continued improvement on the 8th Grade Writing assessment. According to numbers released by the Stephens County School System, 90.7 percent of 8th graders met or exceeded standards on the annual writing assessment. That is up from 88 percent in 2012. In 2011, that figure was 89 percent and...

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Stephens Co. Schools Receive Honorable Mention in ‘Green Ribbon’ Program

March 25, 2013

The Stephens County School System receives an honorable mention award from the state of Georgia for its efforts in energy efficiency. The state named the Stephens County School System as the Honorable Mention Small District for the state’s Green Ribbon School District program. Stephens County is one of two districts to receive honorable mention....

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Corps Upgrades Website

March 25, 2013

The next time you go on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Web site, you may see some improvements. The Corps recently announced a nationwide upgrade to all of its regional Web sites in order to make them more user friendly. Russ Wicke is the Corporate Communications Officer for the Savannah District. He said...

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Hartwell Campgrounds Opening April 1

March 25, 2013

The Lake Hartwell Office of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will open a number of campgrounds next Monday, April 1. According to an announcement from the Corps of Engineers, Watsadler Campground in Hart County, Twin Lakes Campground in Pickens County, South Carolina, and Springfield Campground in Anderson County, South Carolina will all open...

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Hartwell Campgrounds Opening April 1

March 25, 2013

The Lake Hartwell Office of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will open a number of campgrounds next Monday, April 1. According to an announcement from the Corps of Engineers, Watsadler Campground in Hart County, Twin Lakes Campground in Pickens County, South Carolina, and Springfield Campground in Anderson County, South Carolina will all open...

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DOT Announces Weekly Road Work

March 25, 2013

The Georgia Department of Transportation is announcing roadwork plans for this week in Stephens County and around northeast Georgia. According to the DOT, a crew will repair and restore ditches alongside State Route 145 in Stephens County. Meanwhile in Habersham County, the DOT says a crew will add rubberized asphalt to U.S. Highway 441,...

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Indians Drop Region Baseball Game To Walnut Grove

March 22, 2013

Walnut Grove gets the better of Stephens County in a pitchers’ duel and hands the Indians their first region baseball loss. The Warriors’ Drew Merritt threw a complete game and held the Indians to only one run and three hits as Walnut Grove edged the Indians 2-1. Merritt threw 108 pitches for the Warriors,...

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