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Rabun Co. Investigating Reported Case of Adult Abuse

April 12, 2013

By Craig Salmon, WRBN Radio, Clayton The Rabun County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate an alleged incident of disabled person abuse. On April 3, Rabun County EMS, the Mountain City Police Department and the Rabun County Sheriff’s Office responded to a location in reference to the alleged assault of a disabled adult identified as...

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SCSO Receives Certificate of Recognition

April 12, 2013
SCSO Receives Certificate of Recognition

The International Association of Chiefs of Police recognizes the Stephens County Sheriff’s Office. The Sheriff’s Office recently received a “Certificate of Recognition” from the I.A.C.P. for its performance in the National Law Enforcement Challenge. The agency recognized the Sheriff’s Office for putting together an application that demonstrates how fatal crashes can be reduced through...

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Hill Street Baptist Church Food Distribution Saturday

April 12, 2013

Hill Street Baptist Church in Toccoa is having a food giveaway this Saturday, April 13 beginning at 9:00 a.m. The giveaway will last until the food that is available runs out. People will only need to fill out a small card with some basic information. Hill Street Baptist Church is located at 151 South...

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Police Blotter

April 12, 2013

An Eastanollee resident has reported a burglary to the Stephens County Sheriff’s Office. According to authorities, a deputy responded to Blanche Drive last Friday and took a report from a resident that a jar containing about $600 worth of dimes was missing, as well as about $400 worth of silver coins that had gone...

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21st Century After-School Program Called Off Today

April 11, 2013

The Stephens County School System says that its 21st Century After-school Program will be cancelled for today due to the weather. As for any other after-school activities, individuals with questions should contact their respective school.

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State Legislators Talk About Session

April 11, 2013

Stephens County’s state legislators are back home after completing the legislative session in Atlanta. The 2013 session of the General Assembly under the Gold Dome ended last month and this week, AM 630 WNEG News spoke with both 50th District State Senator John Wilkinson and 28th District State Representative Dan Gasaway about this year’s...

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Eastanollee Post Office Public Meeting Next Week

April 11, 2013

The U.S. Postal Service will hold a public meeting on a proposed reduction in retail hours at the Eastanollee Post Office next week. Last May, the U.S. Postal Service announced hours at thousands of small post offices across the country, including Eastanollee, would be reduced to better reflect usage. Under the proposal, the Eastanollee...

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SCSO Installing Drug Drop Box in Govt. Building

April 11, 2013

The Stephens County Sheriff’s Office adds another drug drop box in the community. A secure drug drop box will now be located in the lobby of the Stephens County Government Building in downtown Toccoa. Stephens County Sheriff Randy Shirley said he is happy to partner with the Council on Alcohol and Drugs to provide...

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Toccoa Receives March Financial Report

April 11, 2013

Three-quarters of the way through the Fiscal Year, the city of Toccoa receives positive financial news. “I feel a lot better about where we stand now than I did a couple of months ago,” said Toccoa Finance Director Cathy Loudermilk, who presented the monthly report for the Fiscal Year through the end of March...

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Rep. Collins Holding Mobile Office Hours

April 11, 2013

Staff for 9th District U.S. Representative Doug Collins will hold mobile office hours in Stephens County this morning. A Constituent Service Representative for Collins will be available today from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Stephens County Development Authority office on West Doyle Street in Toccoa. The staffers will be available to discuss federal...

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