Andrews Court Deaths Ruled Murder-Suicide

June 13, 2013
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Authorities are declaring the deaths of two individuals in Toccoa earlier this week as a murder-suicide. Toccoa Police Chief Tim Jarrell said that the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Medical Examiner notified the Stephens County Coroner’s Office Wednesday of the ruling involving the deaths of Ernest Farren Mitchell, 51, and Selena Dianne Mitchell, 49, both...

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Charges Filed in Almond St. Incident Last Week

June 13, 2013
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A Toccoa man faces multiple felony charges after he allegedly shot at two women in a pick-up truck last week. Wednesday, Toccoa Police Chief Tim Jarrell announced that authorities have charged 55-year-old Glen Adams, Jr. of Almond Street in Toccoa with two counts of Aggravated Assault and one count of Possession of a Firearm...

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Tom Hanks Makes Donation To Camp Toccoa at Currahee

June 13, 2013
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A world-renowned actor is putting his support behind the Camp Toccoa at Currahee project in Stephens County. The Camp Toccoa at Currahee board announced this week that it received a $25,000 donation for the restoration of the camp from actor Tom Hanks and his wife, Rita Wilson, through the actor’s foundation. Hanks had served...

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Autopsy Results Confirm Drowning Over Weekend on Lake Hartwell

June 13, 2013
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By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia Autopsy results are back on the Hartwell man who died while swimming in Lake Hartwell Saturday. 54-year old Dennis Baker of the Reed Creek Community in Hartwell died around 7:30 p.m. last Saturday evening while swimming with friends at the old Reed Creek Boat Ramp. Hart County Sheriff...

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Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting For Longstreet Cancer Center

June 13, 2013
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Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting For Longstreet Cancer Center

The Toccoa-Stephens County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday for the Longstreet Cancer Center. The Longstreet Cancer Center is under the banner of the Longstreet Clinic in Gainesville. Dr. Anup Lahiry is the medical oncologist and hematologist for the Longstreet Cancer Center. He said they appreciate the support they have received...

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Rookie League All-Star Recap

June 13, 2013
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The Toccoa Rookie League baseball All-Stars win the District title. Toccoa defeated Habersham 12-4 Wednesday in Clarkesville to take the district crown. Meanwhile, in Rookie League softball, Toccoa’s All-Stars lost two games to be eliminated from the double-elimination tournament. Toccoa lost to Habersham 22-13 last Saturday and 11-9 to Hart last Monday in Rookie...

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