American Red Cross Issues Call for Summer Blood Donations

June 4, 2015

The American Red Cross is urging donors to give blood and platelets this summer to prevent a seasonal shortage. Red Cross officials said that Memorial Day typically marks the start of a drop in blood and platelet donations over the summer months. They added that the Red Cross relies on volunteer donors for the...

Read more »

All OK After Reported Swimmer in Distress Call

June 4, 2015

Reports indicate everybody is okay after an apparent swimmer in distress call on Lake Hartwell Wednesday. It reportedly happened around the Jenkins Ferry area. Stephens County Sheriff Randy Shirley said it involved a swimmer who was out in a john boat and somehow ended up in the water. Shirley said EMS and first responders...

Read more »

Toccoa Water Quality Report Available

June 4, 2015

The city of Toccoa is reminding residents that its annual water quality report for calendar year 2014 is now available. This report contains information about the source and quality of the drinking water produced by the city of Toccoa. Paper copies of the report are available in the Customer Service Lobby or in the...

Read more »

Pines Golf Course Greens One Step Closer to Completion

June 3, 2015
Pines Golf Course Greens One Step Closer to Completion

The city of Toccoa takes another major step forward in getting the city’s nine-hole Pines golf course ready to re-open to the public. Tuesday, crews sprigged the course’s greens. Toccoa City Manager Billy Morse said this is the first step in re-growing the course’s greens with new grass. “We are changing the type of...

Read more »

ARC Head Visits Toccoa

June 3, 2015

The city of Toccoa receives a visit from a top official for a multi-state agency. Last Friday, the Executive Director of the Appalachian Regional Commission, Scott Hamilton, visited Toccoa to meet with local leaders from the city and county. The Applachian Regional Commission, or ARC, is a regional economic development agency that represents a...

Read more »

Local Agencies Conduct Emergency Management Drill

June 3, 2015

Local agencies take time out of their week to practice response to an emergency situation. Tuesday, a number of agencies participated in a Regional Emergency Management Drill. The drill was taking place in a number of northeast Georgia counties. In Toccoa, the site for the drill was on Falls Road. Stephens County Hospital Director...

Read more »

You Are Here:

WNEG

NE Georgia Weather

Calendar

  • March 31, 20152015 Youth Summer Theatre Program
  • May 5, 2015 8:00 amCurrently accepting Adult students for the GED class
  • June 19, 2015Feeding Georgia’s Kids Summer Meals;
  • June 19, 2015Toccoa High School All Class Reunion
AEC v1.0.4