One Arrested in Toccoa Theft

September 19, 2013
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One person faces charges in connection with an alleged theft from a downtown Toccoa restaurant. Toccoa Police Chief Tim Jarrell said police responded to a Currahee   Street restaurant on Monday in regards to a reported theft. “When officers arrived, they were told that a gentlemen had taken a wallet from the owner of...

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123 Corridor Meeting Tonight in Toccoa

September 19, 2013
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A meeting later today will focus on the U.S.   Highway 123/Currahee Street corridor in Toccoa and StephensCounty. The meeting is tonight at 6 p.m. at the StephensCountySeniorCenter on Rose Lane in Toccoa. A light dinner will be served. According to organizers, the primary purpose of this meeting is to initiate discussions between business...

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Pre-Job Fair Event in Lavonia Deemed “Success”

September 19, 2013
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By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia The Georgia Department of Labor’s Toccoa Career Center is calling Tuesday’s job search readiness workshop in Lavonia a success. The daylong series of free workshops were designed to help job seekers better market themselves to potential employers as well as prepare for an upcoming job fair on September...

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Stephens Co. Charter System Application Public Meeting Coming Sept. 30

September 18, 2013
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The Stephens County School System is almost ready to unveil its proposed charter school system application. Back in January, the Stephens County Board of Education voted to pursue charter system status with the state. According to Stephens County School Superintendent Sherrie Whiten, a charter system means that a local Board of Education reaches a...

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Stephens Co. BOE Receives Enrollment Update

September 18, 2013
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About one month into the 2013-2014 school year, figures show enrollment has remained fairly steady in the Stephens County School System. At the Stephens County Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, School Superintendent Sherrie Whiten presented the school board with enrollment numbers for the system as of Tuesday. Whiten said those enrollment numbers show...

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T-SC Humane Shelter Board Meets

September 18, 2013
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With its new director now having been on the job for more than a month, the Toccoa-Stephens County Humane Shelter organization continues to try to move forward. The shelter board met Tuesday at Toccoa City Hall. During the meeting, Roberts told the board that volunteer labor had decreased and was asked by board members...

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