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County Working with DOT on Stonewall Court Bridge Closure

March 24, 2015

Stephens County Public Works Director Tim Mitchem said he is working with the Department of Transportation regarding the closure of a bridge over the Norfolk Southern Railroad. Last week, Mitchem announced that the Georgia DOT had told the county that the Stonewall Court bridge over the railroad required immediate closing. Stonewall Court is located...

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Rumsey Leads Indians Past Knights

March 24, 2015

Evan Rumsey threw a one-hitter at the Johnson Knights Monday night at the Reservation and the Stephens County Indians came away with a 3-1 win. Rumsey gave up an unearned run in the top of the first inning when lead-off hitter Isaiah Torres reached on an error and came around to score. Johnson did...

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Police Blotter

March 24, 2015

The Stephens County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a burglary from over the weekend. According to a report on file, a deputy responded to a residence on Brady Street on Sunday evening, where a man reported that he had been out of town for a few days and when he returned, he noticed items missing...

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SCHS Baseball Schedule Change

March 23, 2015

Stephens County High School has announced that today’s Indian baseball game against Johnson will now be played at home starting at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday’s game will be at Johnson High School starting at 5:55 p.m.  

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New Court Order Forthcoming In Wilbros Civil Suit

March 23, 2015

The two sides in the Wilbros civil suit in Stephens County Superior Court will propose new court orders to present to the judge for a new court order in connection to the case. Attorneys on both sides appeared before Judge Robert Adamson in a hearing Friday morning in Stephens County Superior Court. Stephens County...

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Toccoa City Commission Meeting Today

March 23, 2015

Toccoa City Commissioners will have the city pool and the Pines golf course on their agendas for a meeting and work session later today. First, city commissioners will meet for a work session at Toccoa City Hall starting at 4 p.m. During the work session, the city commission is first expected to discuss a...

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SCHS Powder Puff Game Benefits Special Olympics

March 23, 2015

Stephens County High School students come together to have fun and raise money for a good cause. Friday night, Stephens County High School hosted its first “Powder Puff” football game at the Reservation. All of the proceeds from the “Powder Puff” game benefited Stephens County Special Olympics. Stephens County High School student Kaitlyn Phillips...

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SCHS Baseball Splits Series With Madison Co.

March 23, 2015

Pinch runner Chaz Bridges scored from third base on a third strike passed ball to give the Stephens County Indians a 5-4 win over Madison County Friday night in Danielsville in Region 8-AAAA baseball action. Stephens County had jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the top of the first inning, but Madison County...

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Franklin Co. Schools Receive Five Year Accreditation

March 23, 2015

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia The Franklin County School System wins accreditation for another five years. “The external review team is recommending to the AdvancedEd Accreditation Commission that the Franklin County School System earn the distinction of district accreditation for the five-year term that expires June 30,2019,” said SACs team leader Dr. Kathy...

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NGTC Honors Adult Education Volunteers

March 23, 2015
NGTC Honors Adult Education Volunteers

On March 12, 2015, the volunteers for North Georgia Technical College’s Adult Education programs in Habersham, White, Rabun, and Stephens Counties were honored at a special breakfast celebration. Throughout Northeast Georgia, North Georgia Technical College’s adult education centers offer free classes to those who wish to attain their GED or prepare for college entrance...

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