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Hospital Holds Cardiopulmonary Rehab Graduation

November 13, 2012
Hospital Holds Cardiopulmonary Rehab Graduation

The Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Rehabilitation department at Stephens County Hospital honored its most recent graduating class at a dinner on October 18th. The graduates were recognized for their hard work in completing the medically supervised six to twelve week exercise program. Diplomas were distributed and the group heard testimonials from other participants. The Cardiovascular...

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Mobile Food Pantry Today in Toccoa

November 13, 2012

A mobile food pantry is scheduled for later today in Toccoa. That food pantry will take place from 10:30 a.m. to noon in the back parking lot of First United Methodist Church in Toccoa. It is first come, first serve. For more information, call Neighbors4Neighbors at 706-491-5636.

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Stephens Co. Marks Veterans’ Day

November 12, 2012
Stephens Co. Marks Veterans’ Day

Stephens County marks Veterans Day. The annual Veterans Day observance took place Sunday on the lawn of the historic Stephens County Courthouse in downtown Toccoa. It is hosted each year by the veterans’ organizations of Stephens County, including the American Legion Post 104, Marine Corp Detachment 1303, and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post...

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Toccoa City Commission To Meet Today

November 12, 2012

A number of items are on the agenda for today’s Toccoa City Commission meeting. City Commissioners are set to meet at 5 p.m. today at Toccoa City Hall. During today’s meeting, the commission is expected to consider the city’s utilities delinquency policy. At an October 29 work session, the city commissioners discussed proposed changes...

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Ga. DNR Unveils Mobile App

November 12, 2012

A new mobile app is out for Georgia hunters, anglers, and wildlife enthusiasts. The official Georgia Fishing, Hunting & Wildlife Guide is the official app of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. Features include, species profiles, weather information, Georgia rules and regulations, licensing information, boat ramp locations, and maps of public...

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Franklin Co. To Look At Leash Law

November 12, 2012

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia Franklin County Commissioners say they will take up the issue of whether to institute a leash law in Franklin County when they meet for a work session next month. At last week’s regular meeting, Franklin County Commissioners heard from Fred Tolley, who owns several properties in the county...

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Indians Beat Lumpkin, Carrollton Awaits

November 10, 2012

The Stephens County Indian football team finishes the regular season with a convincing win. Stephens County scored on its first five possessions of the game on their way to a 42-3 win over Lumpkin County in Dahlonega Friday night in a battle of the Indians. Stephens County Head Coach Travis Noland said he is...

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Whiten Reviews New Accountability Standard

November 9, 2012

The Stephens County School System continues to learn more about new accountability standards taking effect this year in Georgia. As part of the state’s waiver from “No Child Left Behind,” Georgia has created a new accountability standard known as the College and Career Ready Performance Index, or CCRPI, to replace Adequate Yearly Progress, or...

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Indians To Face Lumpkin In Football Tonight

November 9, 2012

The Stephens County Indian football team wraps up the regular season tonight on the road. The Indians will travel to Dahlonega to face the Lumpkin County Indians in a Region 8-AAAA game. Stephens County is 7-2 on the season and 4-2 in the region, having clinched a state playoff berth with last week’s 23-7...

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Scoliosis Screening Tuesday At SCMS

November 9, 2012

The Stephens County Health Department will conduct scoliosis screenings next week at Stephens County Middle School. The screenings will be conducted on 7th and 8th graders at the middle school on Tuesday. Scoliosis is curvature of the spine. District Two Public Health Spokesman Dave Palmer said that screening for scoliosis now is designed to...

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