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Arby’s Player of the Game

November 2, 2013
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Arby’s Player of the Game

Each week during the 2013 Stephens County High School football season, Arby’s of Toccoa sponsors the AM 630 WNEG Player of the Game 11/1/2013 at Eastside — Jai Brown Brown had over 200 total yards rushing and receiving and three second-half touchdowns in the Indians’ 30-14 win at Eastside. 10/25/2013 at Lanier — Devin...

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Toccoa Hosting Harvest Festival this Weekend

November 1, 2013
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Toccoa will host its annual Harvest Festival this weekend. The 37th annual Toccoa Harvest Festival takes place Saturday and Sunday in downtown Toccoa. Organizers said that the festival will include more than 160 craft and food vendors this year. As always, the emphasis is on homemade, handmade, home baked, or home grown items at...

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Early voting Ends Today

November 1, 2013
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Time is running out in order to vote early for this November’s election. Stephens County Registrar Theresa Kelley said today is the final day for early voting in StephensCounty prior to Election Day on Tuesday. “They need to come see us before 5 p.m. today,” said Kelley.¬† “They need to remember to bring a...

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NGTC Students Warned of Possible Computer Breach

November 1, 2013
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North Georgia Technical College is advising some students to keep a close eye on their credit reports after hearing that one of the school’s student data bases may have been breached. According to North Georgia Tech Spokesperson Sandra Maughon, the FBI contacted the school recently about a hacking attempt. “A few months back our...

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Indians Visit Eastside Tonight

November 1, 2013
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The Stephens County Indian football team heads back on the road for a crucial game in the playoff chase. Stephens County travels to Covington tonight to face Eastside in a Region 8-AAAA contest. Last week, the Indians fell to Lanier 31-14 to fall back to 4-4 on the season overall and 2-3 in region...

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Turn Clocks Back This Weekend; Check Smoke Alarms Too

November 1, 2013
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It’s time to fall back by setting clocks back one hour on Saturday night before going to bed. Daylight saving time ends Sunday at 2 a.m., when clocks are set back one hour. Meanwhile, Georgia Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens is urging Georgians to use this weekend as an opportunity to change...

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Toccoa Costume Parade Winners Announced

November 1, 2013
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The winners are for this year’s Toccoa Costume Parade. The best original/handmade/creative costume went to Ariana Shedd for her “cabbage patch” costume. In the age 2 and under category: First place was the “baby chick” costume of Autumn¬†Rayne Mitchell Second place was the “duck blind” costume of Bentley Watson Third place was a tie...

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Stephens Co. Jury Duty Announcement

November 1, 2013
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Stephens County Clerk of Court Tim Quick said that jurors who were scheduled to report on Monday do not need to report next week.

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Special Election Date Set for Andrews’ Seat

October 31, 2013
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Stephens County makes the date official for the special election to elect someone to serve the remainder of the unexpired term of the late former Stephens County Commissioner Harold Andrews. Stephens County Registrar Theresa Kelley said the final decision has been made to hold the election in March. “At this point, that election will...

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Search Warrant Results in Two Drug Arrests

October 31, 2013
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The Stephens County Sheriff’s Office said two people face charges after authorities searched a Toccoa residence last week. Last Wednesday, agents from the Mountain Judicial Circuit N.C.I.S. Drug Team and the Stephens County Sheriff’s Office investigations and patrol divisions, along with the Sheriff’s Office’s D.E.L.T.A. Unit, executed a search warrant at a home on...

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