Opportunity House Closes in Lavonia

September 23, 2013

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia Four years after it opened, Opportunity House, a day program for mentally challenged adults in Lavonia, has closed its doors. According to Opportunity House Board Chair Andrea Robinson, Opportunity House has been struggling financially for the past couple of years. She said the decision to close came after...

Read more »

Hwy. 123 Corridor Cleanup Talk of Thursday Meeting in Toccoa

September 20, 2013

Local government and business leaders from Toccoa and Stephens County gather to talk about the U.S. Highway 123/Currahee Street corridor. The meeting took place Thursday at the Stephens County Senior Center on Rose Lane. Citizens’ Advisory Panel on Litter and Blight Chair Tim Hale said the goal of the meeting was to start discussions about...

Read more »

Indian Football Opens Region Play Tonight

September 20, 2013

The Stephens County Indian football team opens Region 8-AAAA play with a road trip tonight. Stephens County heads to Walnut Grove to take on the Warriors in the first region game for both teams. The Indians are looking to bounce back from their first loss of the season last week, a 26-7 defeat at...

Read more »

SCHS Softball Into Region Tourney

September 20, 2013

The Stephens County Lady Indian softball team is into the region tournament. Stephens County came from behind and beat Monroe Area to clinch Thursday evening 9-8. Monroe Area jumped out to a 6-0 lead early. However, the Lady Indians scored six unanswered runs in the fifth inning with the help of a Lexie Cash...

Read more »

Savannah River Caucus Meeting Held in Hartwell

September 20, 2013

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia A historic moment. That is how Wednesday’s Joint State Savannah River Basin Caucus Summit at Big Oaks Recreation Center in Hartwell is being described by Franklin and Hart County State Representative Alan Powell, whose Georgia Savannah River Caucus hosted the event. “This means a lot and to have...

Read more »

Wilbros Comes Up in Habersham Paper Over Odor Complaint There

September 20, 2013

A Habersham County newspaper article calls attention to a concern about odor in Habersham County that ties back to the owner of the Wilbros facility in Toccoa. An article in The Northeast Georgian newspaper out of Habersham County references odor complaints regarding application of material on a Habersham County farm belonging to the family...

Read more »

You Are Here:

WNEG

NE Georgia Weather

Calendar

  • September 15, 2014The Currahee Thunder Equestrian Drill Team of Stephens County High School
  • November 1, 2014Adopt an angel from one of their Angel Trees
  • November 1, 2014 8:00 amFamily Connection of Stephens County is excited to announce their Fall Fundraiser
AEC v1.0.4