Toccoa-Stephens Co. One of “Four for the Future”

April 10, 2014

Toccoa and Stephens County are receiving recognition for the “Toccoa-Stephens County Tomorrow” program. Earlier this week, the city and county were recognized by Georgia Trend magazine and the University of Georgia’s Public Service and Outreach division with a “Four for the Future” award. Georgia Trend magazine says the award is designed to recognize communities...

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Hearing for Wilbros EPD Order Appeal Could Be In May

April 10, 2014

Reports indicate a hearing on the Georgia Environmental Protection Division’s administrative order to shut down the Wilbros facility in Stephens County could happen next month. The hearing for a judge to hear Wilbros’ appeal of that order is reportedly scheduled for the week of May 12th, but no exact date has been set yet....

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Lanier Scores 3 in 6th to Edge Indians

April 10, 2014

The Stephens County Indian baseball team dropped the opening game of its two-game series with Lanier Wednesday, falling 7-5 to the Longhorns in Sugar Hill. The Longhorns rallied from a 5-4 deficit in the bottom of the sixth, scoring three runs. ┬áThe big hit was a two-run triple by Lanier’s Matthew Ramsey. Indian starting...

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Stephens Co. Kindergarten Registration Starts Today

April 10, 2014

Kindergarten registration is underway starting today in Stephens County. The Stephens County School System is holding Kindergarten registration today from 4 to 6 p.m. and Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration for Kindergarten will take place at each of the county’s elementary schools. Children must be five years old on or before...

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Cause Undetermined In Carter’s Royal Dispos-All Fire

April 9, 2014

No one was hurt after a fire Tuesday at a Stephens County business. Crews from Big Smith, Shiloh, and Eastanollee Fire Departments responded to Carter’s Royal Dispos-All off of Rock Creek Road in Stephens County Tuesday just after 11 a.m. Big Smith Fire Chief Jonathan Jordan said that vehicles towards the back of the...

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Challenges Faced In Repairing Stephens Roads, Says County

April 9, 2014

Stephens County Public Works Director Tim Mitchem said his crews are doing the best they can to keep up with road repairs and maintenance throughout the county. Mitchem spoke to county commissioners about the county’s road situation on Tuesday. Stephens County Administrator Phyllis Ayers said there is a backlog of county roads in dire...

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