Stephens Co. BOE Approves Charter System Application

October 16, 2013

The Stephens County School System will send its charter system application off to the state for consideration. Tuesday, the Stephens County Board of Education unanimously approved the application at its regular monthly meeting. The Stephens County School System has been working on the application since January, when it made the decision to pursue charter...

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SCDA Approves Revised Budget

October 16, 2013

The Stephens County Development Authority passes a revised budget for Fiscal Year 2013-2014. Three months into the Fiscal Year, the Development Authority unanimously approved a revised budget for the current fiscal year at its meeting Tuesday. That revision reduced the total budget amount by just over $52,000 from about $398,000 to just over $346,000...

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Park St. Bridge in Toccoa Closed

October 16, 2013

The Park Street bridge over the railroad tracks in Toccoa is closed. The bridge has been closed for a number of days and Toccoa City Manager Billy Morse announced that the bridge would remain closed for the time being at Monday’s city commission meeting. Morse said that the city was instructed to close the...

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Primitive Weapons Deer Hunting Season Underway

October 16, 2013

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia Hunters looking to pursue deer with firearms that harken back to a different time currently have their chance in Georgia. Primitive weapons deer hunting season is underway and runs through Friday. According to Georgia Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Officer Craig Fulgum, the week long event is...

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Georgia Leaf Watch Underway

October 16, 2013

Georgia StateĀ Parks is once again offering its “Leaf Watch” website to help travelers find the best fall color in Georgia this season. According to officials with GeorgiaState Parks, the website will have regular updates that will keep travelers posted on how the Fall color is progressing across the state, especially the Blue Ridge. In...

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Toccoa Puts Funding Behind 123 Corridor Clean-up Efforts

October 15, 2013

Toccoa City Commissioners will put financial support behind efforts to clean up the Highway 123 corridor within the city limits. Monday, city commissioners voted unanimously to put aside $115,000 to help fund the Currahee Beautification Project, the name given to recently begun efforts to beautify Highway 123 through Stephens County. Initially, the Currahee Beautification...

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  • November 14, 2014Holiday Tours at Hardman Farm State Historic Site
  • November 22, 2014Pittard Clinic is partnered with Toccoa Junior Women’s Club for a coat and food drive
  • November 23, 2014 1:00 pmSenior Citizens Dinner and Gospel Concert; Annual Sandra Harbin Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner and The Wen
  • November 24, 2014Revival
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