Toccoa City Commission Meets Today

Toccoa City Commissioners are scheduled to meet today for their second regularly scheduled meeting for the month of November. The city commission is scheduled to hold that meeting today at 5 p.m. at Toccoa City Hall. During the meeting, the Toccoa City Commission is expected to consider approval of a proposal for design services for planned renovations at Henderson Falls […]

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Stephens Splits Hoops Openers With Franklin

The Stephens County High School basketball teams start the season with a split over a non-region rival. Stephens County hosted Franklin County Saturday at the Currahee Arena and the result was two close games. First, the Lady Indians came from 14 points down early in the fourth quarter to edge Franklin County 60-59. Mya Cleveland led the Lady Indians with […]

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Fatal Fire Friday in Banks Co.

An elderly Carnesville man is dead after his home caught fire overnight. It happened at about 4:30 a.m. today on Fulbright Road in Banks County near the intersection of Highways 63 and 198. Banks County Sheriff’s Office Spokesperson Sergeant Carissa McFaddin says that 68-year-old William Macklin Waters was the victim of the single wide mobile home fire. McFaddin says Waters […]

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Clerk of Court Issues Scam Alert

The Stephens County Clerk of Court’s Office is asking residents to watch out for a scam that is making the rounds and has now arrived in Stephens County. Stephens County Clerk of Court Tim Quick says he received the first report of the scam in Stephens County earlier this week. Quick said the scam involves someone calling and pretending to […]

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Stephens Co. Hospital Announces Christmas Card Winner

Stephens County Hospital announces the winner of its annual Christmas Card contest. Thursday, Hospital officials traveled to Eastanollee Elementary Contest to announce that Abby Burkhart won this year’s contest. Abby is a 5th grader at Eastanollee Elementary. “I just drew a night on Christmas Eve where Santa Claus is going through the night,” she said. The picture includes presents and […]

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TFC Sports Update

The Toccoa Falls College men’s basketball will be back in action today after almost upsetting an NCAA Division One school. TFC traveled to the Citadel Wednesday and kept it close, but came up just short in a 71-58 loss. The Screaming Eagles cut a big early Citadel lead back to single digits in the second half, but the Bulldogs went […]

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