Siervocomp Holds Ribbon Cutting

A new computer oriented business makes itself available to the Toccoa and Stephens County community. The Toccoa-Stephens County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting on Thursday for Siervocomp at the Chamber office. Micah Irvin is the owner of Siervocomp. He said his business offers technology-related services for both individuals and businesses. “It is information technology, which is going to […]

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Rabies Clinics Set for Saturday

A series of rabies clinics will be taking place Saturday throughout Stephens County. Both Currahee Veterinary Clinic and Toccoa Veterinary Hospital will be running rabies clinics on Saturday in the county. All rabies vaccines will be $7. Currahee Veterinary Clinic will be at the following locations: Tony’s Store on Highway 123 at 9 a.m. Whitman Street Center at 11 a.m. […]

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Stephens Co. Third Graders Take Farm Tour

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Third graders from the Stephens County School System make their annual visit to the farm. On Wednesday, they visited Mountain View Farms in Avalon for the annual farm tour. George and Linda Dean own Mountain View Farms and have hosted the tour every year for the past eight years or so. George Dean said they have all different kinds of […]

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Stephens Co. Works With DOT on Signage, Striping of Roads

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A number of Stephens County roads will be seeing new signage and striping thanks to state money. The Georgia Department of Transportation has awarded Stephens County an off-system safety project. Stephens County Administrator Phyllis Ayers said the state is completely in charge of the project. “That is 100 percent paid by the DOT, no matching funds and that covers 77.86 […]

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Toccoa Marking National Day of Prayer Today

Stephens County will mark National Day of Prayer with an event later today. The annual National Day of Prayer observance in Stephens County is set to start at 12 noon today on the lawn of the historic Stephens County Courthouse in downtown Toccoa. Again this year, the Stephens County High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes is organizing the county’s Day […]

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TFC Receives Visit From Cuban Missionaries


Three men from Cuba make a visit to Toccoa Falls College. The men were in town last week representing the Cuban Christian and Missionary Alliance and taking a tour around America, also visiting places like Washington, D.C. and Miami. Elier Mir, Armando Duardo, and Yoel Magdaleno are all seeing America for the first time. They received an invitation from the […]

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City of Lavonia Gets Project Update

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia The City of Lavonia has completed a couple of road repair and repaving projects and is continuing to work on some others. At its regular meeting Monday night, the Lavonia City Council heard from City Manager Charles Cawthon, who gave them an update on some ongoing projects. Cawthon said all of the street paving […]

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NGTC To Offer Second Chance Scholarship

A new scholarship is being established at North Georgia Technical College for those who are looking for a second chance. On Tuesday, the North Georgia Technical College Foundation Board of Trustees announced that an anonymous donation has been made for a newly established Second Chance Scholarship. According to North Georgia Technical College, the funds are designated for those who are […]

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