Archery Deer Season Underway in Ga.

September 16, 2013
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Archery deer season is underway in Georgia.   It started on Saturday.   Last year, 113,566 archery hunters harvested more than 60,190 deer. Statewide archery season runs through October 11, although hunters may hunt deer with archery equipment through the entire deer season, which ends January 1 in north Georgia. According to the Georgia...

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Judge Modifies Court Order in Wilbros Case

September 13, 2013
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A modified court order is taking effect immediately in the Stephens County vs. Wilbros civil suit case. The two sides met before Judge Robert Adamson for an all-day hearing Thursday in Stephens County Superior Court. Thursday’s hearing included statements from both attorneys, as well as testimony from Wilbros’ owner Joe Wilbanks, two Georgia Environmental...

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Indians Face Hart Co. Tonight

September 13, 2013
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Two area rivals square off in battle of the unbeatens tonight at the Reservation. The 2-0 Stephens County Indians will square off tonight at home against the Hart County Bulldogs, who are also 2-0 on the season, in a non-region contest. Stephens County is coming off of a 49-14 win over Habersham Central last...

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Grand Jury Issues Indictments

September 13, 2013
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A Stephens County grand jury hands down a number of indictments. The indictments came down last week. Among those indicted was Christopher Eugene Hatcher of Toccoa. Hatcher was indicted on one count of cruelty to children in the first degree, four counts of fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer, one count of...

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Toccoa Hears Internet Company Lease Proposal

September 13, 2013
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The city of Toccoa will wait to hear back from Gunby Communications about the city commission’s counterproposal to an original offer from the company. The company wanted to barter space on the city’s Meadowbrook Water Tank in order to build out its wireless Internet network. Gunby Communications General Manager John Smith said their goal...

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Stephens Co. Marks 9/11

September 12, 2013
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On the anniversary of September 11th, Stephens County gathers to thank local first responders. The Pointe Church in Toccoa hosted an event Wednesday evening to both thank local police, sheriff’s deputies, firefighters, EMS, and other law enforcement and emergency personnel and remember those who lost their lives on September 11th, 2001. The Pointe’s Pastor,...

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  • August 19, 2013English Classes
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  • April 21, 2014Divorce Care, a special help seminar and support group
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