Toccoa Veterans Services Office Closed Until July 1

April 2, 2015

State officials said that the Toccoa office of the Georgia Department of Veterans Services will re-open when the new state budget year starts in July. The office closed last month in what was called a temporary measure. Georgia Department of Veterans Services Spokesman Jon Suggs said a tight budget has affected offices that are...

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GSP Releases Additional Info on Sunday Wreck

April 2, 2015

The Georgia State Patrol has released more information on a serious accident last weekend on the Toccoa By-pass involving a van from Martin Baptist Church. The accident occurred during the noon hour on Sunday. According to the GSP report, a GMC Sierra driven by 29-year-old Jason Christopher Howell of Toccoa was traveling east on...

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Pope Says DOT Willing to Look at Signal At Site of Sunday Wreck

April 2, 2015

Georgia Department of Transportation Spokesperson Teri Pope said that the agency would look at any official request received for a traffic signal at the intersection of the Toccoa By-pass and Memorial Drive. Following Sunday’s accident, Stephens County Sheriff Randy Shirley said he was going to reach out to state officials regarding a signal there....

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Stephens Co. Schools Finance Director Search to Start in Near Future

April 2, 2015

Stephens County School Superintendent Bryan Dorsey said the school system will hopefully start advertising the Finance Director’s position in the near future. Angel Terry submitted a letter of resignation last week from that position, according to Dorsey, who says the Board of Education must still officially accept that letter at their next board meeting...

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Indians Take First Game From Titans

April 2, 2015

The Stephens County Indian baseball team moves back above .500 in region play with a big road win. Stephens County exploded for 14 hits on the way to a 10-1 win Wednesday in Bogart over North Oconee in Region 8-AAAA play. Dylan Simpson had two doubles and four RBI’s to pace the Indian attack,...

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Franklin Co. Fugitive Caught in Toccoa

April 2, 2015

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia A Franklin County man is finally behind bars after trying to skip out on a prison sentence for selling drugs. According to Franklin County Sheriff Stevie Thomas, 63-year old Toy Lee Fowler pleaded guilty in Franklin County Superior Court on March 23rd to two counts of felony possession...

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