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Weekend Accident Involves SCSO Patrol Car

July 15, 2014

A Hazlehurst, Georgia man faces a traffic charge after a weekend accident that involved a Stephens County Sheriff’s Office patrol car. The accident occurred on Big A Road Sunday around 12:56 a.m. The Georgia State Patrol said a 2009 Mazda pick-up truck driven by 18-year-old Cameron Calhoun of Hazlehurst was traveling east exiting the...

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10-11 Toccoa Baseball All-Stars Eliminated From State Tourney

July 15, 2014

The Toccoa 10 and 11 year old baseball All-Stars are out of the state tournament in Cartersville. Toccoa lost to Columbus Northern in the final game of pool play action on Monday 20-1. Ian Rumsey had the lone hit for the Toccoa All-Stars. Combined with Smyrna’s 16-1 win over Cartersville, Toccoa’s loss eliminated it...

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One Week Left to Vote Early in Run-off

July 14, 2014

This week is the last week to vote early in the primary run-off election in Stephens County and across Georgia. Early voting picks back up today and runs through Friday. Early voting started back on June 30 for the run-off. Stephens County Registrar Theresa Kelley said turnout to this point has been low. “Early...

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Liberty Elementary Gets New Principal

July 14, 2014

Liberty Elementary School has a new principal. Thursday, the Stephens County Board of Education approved Jana Cheek as the new principal at Liberty Elementary School. Cheek replaces Terri Powers, who recently took a job with the Central Office as Assistant Superintendent of Operations for the Stephens County School System. Stephens County School Superintendent Bryan...

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Benefit Bike Ride Visits Toccoa

July 14, 2014
Benefit Bike Ride Visits Toccoa

A benefit bike rider raising money for children brings his multi-state journey to Toccoa. David Nazaroff and his “Ride to Give” made its way into Stephens County and downtown Toccoa on Friday, heading towards Gainesville. He said it is all being done to benefit a girl and her family in north Georgia. “We are...

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Toccoa Commission Scheduled To Meet Today

July 14, 2014

Toccoa City Commissioners are scheduled to hold a regularly scheduled meeting later today. That meeting is scheduled to start at 5 p.m. at Toccoa City Hall. It is the first scheduled meeting of the month for Toccoa City Commissioners. The meeting is open to the public.

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Toccoa 10-11 Baseball Continues in State Tourney Tonight

July 14, 2014

The Toccoa 10 and 11 year old baseball All-Stars will try to play their way into the state semi-finals tonight in Cartersville. Toccoa is 1-1 in pool play after splitting a pair of games over the weekend. On Saturday, Toccoa came from behind by scoring five runs in the fifth inning to defeat Cartersville...

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Ga. DNR Urges Patience In Dealing With Canada Geese

July 14, 2014

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia The Canada Goose is an adaptable bird that can live in a variety of locations, including open farmland, rural reservoirs, suburban neighborhood ponds, office complexes, parks and other developed areas. But that proximity to people sometimes leads to frustration on the part of property owners, especially in the...

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Toccoa 10-11 Baseball Falls to Smyrna At States

July 13, 2014

The Toccoa 10 and 11 year old baseball All-Stars lost Sunday to Smyrna in the second game of pool play action at the state tournament in Cartersville. Smyrna plated eight runs in the fourth inning to defeat Toccoa 10-0 in four innings. Smyrna pitching held Toccoa to just three hits in the game by...

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Toccoa 10-11 Baseball All-Stars Win State Tourney Opener

July 12, 2014

The Toccoa 10 and 11 year old baseball All-Stars will look to go to 2-0 in pool play Sunday in their state tournament in Cartersville. Toccoa came from behind on Saturday, scoring five runs in the fifth inning to defeat Cartersville 6-4. Cartersville jumped on top 3-0 in the top of the first inning...

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  • November 14, 2014Holiday Tours at Hardman Farm State Historic Site
  • November 22, 2014Pittard Clinic is partnered with Toccoa Junior Women’s Club for a coat and food drive
  • November 23, 2014 1:00 pmSenior Citizens Dinner and Gospel Concert; Annual Sandra Harbin Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner and The Wen
  • November 24, 2014Revival
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