SCSO Announces Arrests

September 26, 2013

The Stephens County Sheriff’s Office is announcing a number of arrests. First, Stephens County Sheriff Randy Shirley said his office made two arrests in connection with a recent burglary at a local convenience store. According to Shirley, 17-year-old Branton Jarrett Jones of Canon and 19-year-old Devin Cole Reed of Toccoa are both charged with...

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Third Man Faces Charges in August Battery Incident

September 26, 2013

Toccoa Police have identified and charged a third individual in connection with an alleged incident last month at a Currahee  Street establishment. According to Toccoa Police Chief Tim Jarrell, police have charged 24-year-old Damarian Q. Flentall of Toccoa with five counts of Battery in connection with the August 23 incident. Jarrell said in the incident,...

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Crump, Adams Trial Continued Again

September 26, 2013

The trial for two Toccoa men charged in an alleged plot to attack the U.S. government remains on hold. A motion for continuance by the government in the case against Samuel J. Crump and Ray H. Adams was granted earlier this month by U.S. District Court Judge Richard Story. The government filed the motion...

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Toccoa Police 1946 Police Car Recgonized

September 26, 2013

The Toccoa Police Department receives recognition for its 1946 Ford Sedan police car in a national law enforcement publication. The vehicle recently took second place in the “Best Vintage Police Vehicle” contest in Law and Order magazine. The nationally distributed magazine hosts a yearly police vehicle graphic design contest. The magazine stated that judges...

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Billy Morse Returning to Toccoa As City Manager

September 25, 2013

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia It’s official. Billy Morse is returning to Toccoa to serve as City Manager. “I have accepted and signed a contract with the City of Toccoa,” Morse said Tuesday after a Franklin County Commission work session. “I have submitted my resignation to Franklin County. Under my contract with Franklin...

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City of Toccoa Approves Health Insurance Plan Change

September 25, 2013

The city of Toccoa will switch health insurance providers in 2014 in a move officials say will save the city money and provide some improved health benefits to employees. City commissioners voted unanimously Monday to switch from Alliant Health to the Georgia Municipal Association’s health plan. At a work session prior to Monday’s meeting,...

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