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Three Dead in Hart/Franklin Co.

April 14, 2014

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia Three people are dead after what investigators believe was the result of a domestic dispute. It happened Saturday night at Froh’s Restaurant on Rock Springs Road in Hart County. According to Hart County Sheriff Mike Cleveland he received a call late Saturday night regarding at shooting at the...

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Lanier Sweeps Stephens Co.

April 14, 2014

The Lanier Longhorns scored runs in the first four innings and cruised to a 10-2 win over the Stephens County Indians Friday night in region play at the Reservation. With the win, Lanier swept the two-game series over Stephens County. Longhorn senior Matthew Ramsey allowed just two hits over six innings in picking up...

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SCMS Baseball Wins Title

April 14, 2014

It’s a conference championship for the Stephens County Middle School baseball team. The Stephens County Middle School Rebels completed an undefeated season with an 11-3 win over Franklin County in the Conference Championship game at Franklin County Middle School on Friday. The Rebels trailed early, took the lead in the 4th inning 4-3, and...

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Ga. DOT Announces Road Work

April 14, 2014

The Georgia Department of Transportation will be working on two northeast Georgia interstates this week. First, the DOT said a crew will be sealing cracks on Interstate 85 northbound in Franklin County this week. The work will require a lane closure. Weather permitting, crews will start at Exit 160 and work north. Crews are...

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Stephens Co. Commission Candidates Gather At Political Forum

April 11, 2014

Candidates for Stephens County Commission gather to talk about the issues in advance of next month’s primary election. Thursday, AM 630 WNEG and the Toccoa-Stephens County Chamber of Commerce hosted a political forum at the Schaefer Center in downtown Toccoa. The forum featured the candidates for Posts 1, 4, and 5 on the Stephens...

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Police Announce More Charges in Drug Investigation

April 11, 2014

Toccoa Police and the Mountain Judicial Circuit N.C.I.S. Drug Team are announcing more charges filed in connection to Wednesday’s “Taking Back Toccoa” operation. Police Chief Tim Jarrell says that police and the N.C.I.S. Team have filed additional charges against one person and new charges against two other people. Jarrell says an additional charge of...

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Wilbros EPD Hearing Set for May 12

April 11, 2014

The Georgia Office of State Administrative Hearings confirms that a hearing of Wilbros’ appeal of the administrative order issued by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division against the facility will start on May 12. A spokesman for the office says the hearing will take place from May 12 through May 14 in Atlanta. A judge...

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Stephens Easter Egg Hunt Saturday

April 11, 2014

An Easter tradition takes place once again this weekend in Stephens County. The 31st Annual Stephens County Community Easter Egg Hunt is Saturday at the Rose Lane Ball fields. The hunt will begin at 11:00 a.m. but the Stephens County Recreation Department says that participants should be there around 10:30 a.m. There will be...

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Local Student Heading to Washington

April 11, 2014
Local Student Heading to Washington

A Toccoa native and Habersham Central High School graduate is one of a group of University of Georgia students that will have a chance to serve as a Congressional Agricultural Fellow this summer in Washington, D.C. UGA Sophomore Michael L. Thompson of Toccoa will be working with 9th District U.S. Representative Doug Collins. Thompson...

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SCMS Baseball To Play For League Title

April 11, 2014

The Stephens County Middle School Rebel baseball team will play for its conference tournament championship later today. In the semi-finals on Wednesday, the Rebels defeated Hart Co. 17-2 in four innings. SCMS will face Franklin County Middle School in today’s title game at 4:30 p.m. at Franklin County. Franklin County defeated Madison County on...

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