Ethan Martin Makes Start in Atlanta

August 14, 2013
By

Ethan Martin makes his first appearance in Atlanta. The Toccoa native pitched in front of numerous family and friends Tuesday as he started for the Philadelphia Phillies against the Atlanta Braves in Turner Field. Martin pitched well in five innings for the Phillies, allowing just three runs and six hits, while striking out six...

Read more »

Rabid Cat in Carnesville

August 14, 2013
By

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia A Franklin County woman must undergo a series of shots after being severely bitten by a rabid cat. It happened last Wednesday at a home in the Nails Creek Community near Carnesville. Franklin County Environmental Health Director Louis Korff said the woman was trying to help a stray...

Read more »

Stephens Co. Government Building Back Open Wednesday

August 13, 2013
By

Officials report that the Stephens County Government Building will re-open Wednesday morning at its normal time.

Read more »

Toccoa Commissioners Leave City Millage Rate Unchanged

August 13, 2013
By

The city of Toccoa will keep its millage rate the same this year. Monday, Toccoa City Commissioners voted unanimously to again set the millage rate at 6 mills for 2013. This is the second straight year the millage rate has been an even 6 mills. Toccoa Mayor David Austin said he is pleased the...

Read more »

TCC Re-convenes for Executive Session After Adjourning; No Action Taken

August 13, 2013
By

Toccoa City Commissioners ended their meeting last night, but then chose almost immediately to re-convene and enter executive session. After Mayor David Austin adjourned the meeting, city commissioners soon asked Toccoa City Attorney John Dickerson about re-convening a meeting that had already been adjourned. Dickerson advised them that the press had to be notified...

Read more »

Plaintiffs in Federal Suit Ask for Injunction to Shut Wilbros Down

August 13, 2013
By

About 100 local residents suing Wilbros in federal court want the judge to issue a preliminary injunction shutting down the facility on Rose   Lane pending a trial on the suit they filed earlier this month in federal court. Toccoa Attorney Alton Adams said he filed the motion for a preliminary injunction in U.S....

Read more »

You Are Here:

WNEG

NE Georgia Weather

Calendar

  • August 19, 2013English Classes
  • March 28, 2014Celebrity for a Day!
  • April 3, 2014Stephens County Extension 4-H fundraiser Vidalia Onion Sale
  • April 21, 2014Divorce Care, a special help seminar and support group
AEC v1.0.4