Franklin Co. Still Considering Voting Precinct Consolidation Plan

August 8, 2013

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia The Franklin County Board of Elections is considering whether its idea of consolidating 13 voting precincts down to four is the plan they’re going to stick with – that after hearing from some voters at a public hearing. Dozens of concerned citizens packed the JusticeCenter in Carnesville Tuesday...

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Austin Lord, Max Thomas Sign

August 8, 2013
Austin Lord, Max Thomas Sign

Two Stephens County Indian baseball standouts sign to play next year at the collegiate level. Wednesday, Stephens County’s Austin Lord and Max Thomas both signed to play college baseball in a ceremony at the Media Center at Stephens County High School. Lord signed with Mercer University. Meanwhile, Thomas signed to play next year at...

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Martin Back To Mound Today in Philly

August 8, 2013

Toccoa native Ethan Martin is scheduled to head back to the mound today for his second major league start. Martin is set to get the ball for the Philadelphia Phillies this afternoon as the Phillies host the Chicago Cubs at 1:05 p.m. The 2008 Stephens County High School graduate and former first-round Major League...

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Police Blotter

August 8, 2013

The Toccoa Police Department is announcing a number of drug arrests. According to a report on file, an officer was on patrol back on July 24 when he viewed a vehicle with no tag lights and stopped it at the intersection of Broad and Whitman streets. The report states that Justin Z. McDonald of...

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One Injured in Monday Wreck

August 8, 2013

Authorities said one person was taken to the hospital after an accident earlier this week on Currahee Street. The accident occurred at about 1:20 p.m. Monday around mile marker 61 on Currahee   Street in Stephens County. According to the Toccoa post of the Georgia State Patrol, 23-year-old Brandon Crowe of Toccoa was traveling...

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Stephens Co. Land Use Committee Continues Work

August 7, 2013

Stephens County’s Land Use Regulation Committee continues to move closer to having a proposed land use plan to put on the table. The committee met Tuesday at the historic Stephens County Courthouse in downtown Toccoa. Committee members received an updated draft of the current proposed plan, which is now headed for review by the...

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