DOT To Set Beams on SR 17 Bridge Today

March 31, 2014

The Georgia Department of Transportation says a major project milestone will take place today weather permitting on the Highway 17 construction project. DOT Spokesperson Teri Pope said that crews are scheduled to set the first six pre-stressed concrete bridge beams for the new Highway 17 bridge over Eastanollee Creek today. “The bridge beams are...

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Carnesville Woman Attacked By Pit Bulls

March 31, 2014

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia A Carnesville man says he wants a dog euthanized after it attacked his wife causing severe injuries. It happened two weeks ago at a home at 10991 SR59 outside of Carnesville. Ed Stanley said he, his wife Mary and their son went to the home to buy firewood,...

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Chamber Issues Counterfeit Bill Warning

March 31, 2014

The Toccoa-Stephens County Chamber of Commerce said it has received reports of counterfeit $20 bills that are being circulated in the Toccoa-Stephens County area. The Chamber reminded anyone who believes they may received a counterfeit note to please either the Stephens County Sheriff’s Office or the Toccoa Police Department.

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Stephens Co. BOE Calls Meeting for Today

March 31, 2014

The Stephens County Board of Education is expected to name the finalist or finalists for the position of Stephens County School Superintendent at a meeting this morning. A meeting of the Stephens County Board of Education has been called for 8:30 a.m. today. The meeting announcement states that the purpose of the meeting is...

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Whiten Looks Back At Career in Stephens Co.

March 28, 2014

After five years as Stephens County School Superintendent and more than 30 years in the school system in all, Sherrie Whiten is moving on. Whiten said her last day as Stephens County School Superintendent is today. She started out as a classroom teacher at Big A Elementary School, before moving into school administration and...

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Humane Shelter Celebrates Anniversary With Ribbon Cutting

March 28, 2014
Humane Shelter Celebrates Anniversary With Ribbon Cutting

The Toccoa-Stephens County Humane Shelter celebrates more than a year in operation. Thursday, the Toccoa-Stephens County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the shelter to commemorate the occasion. It opened in February 2013. Toccoa-Stephens County Humane Shelter Director Jeff Roberts said there is a lot to be proud of in the...

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  • September 15, 2014The Currahee Thunder Equestrian Drill Team of Stephens County High School
  • November 1, 2014Adopt an angel from one of their Angel Trees
  • November 1, 2014 8:00 amFamily Connection of Stephens County is excited to announce their Fall Fundraiser
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