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Indian Baseball Beats Madison

April 25, 2013

The Stephens County Indian baseball team will be at home in the first round of the state playoffs next week. Wednesday, Ryan Cleveland hit two home runs and Kain Dyer-Hewitt allowed just one hit as the Indians beat the Madison County Red Raiders 13-3 at the Reservation in a game called after 4 ½...

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SCDA Seeking Tax Credits For Vacant Property

April 24, 2013

Stephens County economic development officials hope making an area industrial property eligible for tax credits will help attract a business to locate there. Tuesday, Stephens County Development Authority Executive Director Tim Martin appeared before Stephens County Commissioners to request the commission’s support for an application to the state to make a 5.6-acre property at...

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Two Arrested in Oak Valley Rd. Burglary

April 24, 2013

Two people face charges after an alleged burglary over the weekend in Stephens County. Stephens County Sheriff Randy Shirley said Saturday night, deputies responded to an Oak Valley Road residence whose owner was out of town. “A family member actually drove by the house and saw that the door was open and turned out...

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KTSCB Marks Earth Day

April 24, 2013
KTSCB Marks Earth Day

Toccoa and Stephens County mark Earth Day with a community service project. Keep Toccoa-Stephens County Beautiful and a group of volunteers spent Monday morning cleaning up and planting flowers around the wishing well next to the Stephens County Courthouse Annex on Tugalo Street in downtown Toccoa. That wishing well was built with stones that...

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Stephens Co. Mentors Recognized at Luncheon

April 24, 2013

Family Connections and Communities in Schools of Stephens County is taking time to recognize those who mentor area children. The group held its 5th annual Mentor Appreciation Luncheon last week at the Toccoa First United Methodist Church. Mentor Program Coordinator Glenda Bullard said the luncheon provides an opportunity to thank those who take time...

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Indians Sweep Monroe Area in Region Baseball Play

April 24, 2013

The Stephens County Indians remain at the top of Region 8-AAAA baseball. Tuesday, the Indians went to Monroe Area and defeated the Purple Hurricanes 7-3. Stephens County took the lead in the first inning on an RBI infield single from Max Thomas and never looked back, scoring the first seven runs of the game....

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SCHS Tennis Teams Fall in State Playoffs

April 24, 2013

The seasons are over for the Stephens County Indian and Lady Indian tennis teams. Monday, the Indian boys lost to Region 5-AAAA’s Columbus 5-0. Then on Tuesday, the Lady Indians fell to Region 5-AAAA champion LaGrange 5-0. The Indian boys finish the season 12-4 and the Lady Indians finish 7-9. These were also the...

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Lavonia Woman Honored as EAGLE Finalist

April 24, 2013

The Technical College System of Georgia is recognizing a Franklin County woman as one of the finalists for a statewide award. Kelly Johnson of Lavonia was recently honored as one of 28 finalists in the Exceptional Adult Georgian in Literacy Education, or EAGLE, Award. The EAGLE award recognizes the educational achievement and outstanding leadership...

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Toccoa Approves Targeted Rate Hikes

April 23, 2013

Utility bills for city of Toccoa water customers who are not city residents will be going up, as will utility bills for Georgia customers of Toccoa Natural Gas. Monday, the Toccoa City Commission unanimously approved two rate changes that will take effect with the start of a new fiscal year, which begins on July...

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TCC Approves, Opens Bids

April 23, 2013

The city of Toccoa is also preparing to begin that utility relocation. Monday, the city commission unanimously voted to award a bid to replace natural gas facilities from Scott Road to Memorial Drive to Harrison Gas Systems of Toccoa at a cost of $294,890.20. That was the low bid of two bids submitted for...

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