Stephens Co. Tables Intergovernmental Agreement Approved by City of Toccoa

July 30, 2015

Stephens County Commissioners call for more talks with the city of Toccoa on a proposed intergovernmental agreement covering a number of issues. The county commission discussed the agreement Tuesday after city commissioners unanimously approved it on Monday. Under the proposed agreement, Stephens County would provide right-of-way maintenance on Memorial Drive from Big A Road...

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Ayers Provides Public Works Update

July 30, 2015

  Stephens County is getting ready to move forward on paving a series of roads with SPLOST VI money. County Administrator Phyllis Ayers said that nine roads will be paved this season with SPLOST funds. Those are the north side of Memorial Drive, Sorrells Road, New Hope Road, Freeman Creek Road, Tower Road, Yonah...

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Abandoned Vehicle Leads to Arrest

July 30, 2015

A Sandy Springs man faces charges in both Stephens and Hall counties after being arrested last week in Toccoa. Stephens County Sheriff Randy Shirley said that on the morning of July 20, deputies responded to the Stephens County Fairgrounds in response to a suspicious vehicle. Shirley said that once on scene, deputies noticed a...

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Martin Man Arrested For Identity Fraud

July 30, 2015

A Stephens County man faces charges in connection to alleged identity fraud. Stephens County Sheriff Randy Shirley said 36-year-old Donnie Montgomery Junior of Seven Forks Road in Martin has been charged with three counts of identity fraud. Shirley said deputies began looking to an identity fraud complaint in May citing that a man was...

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Fireworks Tonight in Stephens Co.

July 30, 2015

Stephens County will try again to host its annual fireworks display tonight. The show was cancelled due to weather back on July 2nd and is now scheduled for this evening at the Rose Lane Recreation Complex. Concesssions will open at 6 p.m. and the fireworks will begin around dark. WNEG Radio will play music...

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Franklin Co. Deputy Receiving Help After Altercation

July 30, 2015

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia A Franklin County Sheriff’s Office deputy is receiving help after an incident at his home over the weekend in Hart County. According to Hart County Sheriff Mike Cleveland, it happened early Friday morning when the deputy, identified as Kevin Bowers, got into an argument with a fellow deputy...

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