Stephens BOE Approve EO Foundation Lease Agreement

July 22, 2015

The Stephens County Board of Education approves a lease agreement for Evan Oglesby to continue using the old Toccoa High School gym for his programs. Tuesday, the Board voted to approve the lease for a term of 30 years at a cost of $1 per year. The financial and other terms of the lease...

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Stephens BOE Approves Spending Resolution

July 22, 2015

The Stephens County Board of Education has another monthly spending resolution in place. Tuesday, the school board unanimously approved an August spending resolution. Stephens County School Superintendent Bryan Dorsey said that a monthly spending resolution allows the school system to operate and spend funds on a monthly basis until an official budget is approved...

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SCSO Still Seeking Burglary Suspect

July 22, 2015
SCSO Still Seeking Burglary Suspect

The Stephens County Sheriff’s Office is asking for assistance from the public in locating a wanted person. The Sheriff’s Office is still seeking 48-year-old Douglas Mark Dodd of Rock Road in Mt. Airy. Dodd currently has outstanding warrants for burglary in the first degree and burglary in the second degree. According to Stephens County...

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Hartwell Making Plans for First “Pocket Park”

July 22, 2015

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia The city of Hartwell is planning to build small neighborhood parks in locations around town. At its July City Council meeting earlier this month, the Hartwell City Council voted to install the parks as a way to support and encourage family neighborhoods. Dubbed “pocket parks,” Hartwell City Manager...

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Collins Introduces Tax Credit Accountability Act

July 22, 2015

Northeast Georgia’s representative in the U.S. House is introducing a bill he says would block a federal tax credit from those not in the country legally. Tuesday, 9th District U.S. Representative Doug Collins introduced the “Tax Credit Accountability Act.” Collins said his bill would prevent anyone lacking lawful immigration status from being eligible to...

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NGTC Holds Pinning Ceremony

July 22, 2015

North Georgia Technical College recognizes a group of Stephens County students for achieving an educational and career milestone. This month, faculty, staff, friends, and families of students in the Pharmacy Technology and Clinical Laboratory Technology programs gathered to watch their student being pinned for achieving their professional credential. According to North Georgia Technical College,...

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