Lady Indians Now 2-0 In Region; Boys Drop Close One

January 19, 2015

The Stephens County Lady Indian basketball team picks up its second straight region win. Stephens County’s girls jumped out to a 17-point lead in the second half and withstood a late push from Monroe Area to win 41-31 Friday in Monroe. The Lady Indians hit 14 of 20 free throws in the second half...

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TFC Men Drop Conference Game Saturday

January 19, 2015

The Toccoa Falls College men’s basketball team drops a conference game at home. Pensacola Christian College defeated the TFC men Saturday night, 83-71. TFC shot just 32 percent from the field, including just 23 percent from beyond the three-point line. Meanwhile, Pensacola Christian shot 50 percent from three-point range for the game, hitting 9...

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Woman Killed When Struck By Train

January 19, 2015

Stephens County Sheriff Randy Shirley said on Saturday that a woman was killed after being struck by a train in Stephens County. Shirley said that at 6 p.m. Friday, 911 dispatch contacted the Sheriff’s Office and reported that a Norfolk Southern cargo train had struck a pedestrian near the Stonewall Court bridge located in...

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Caterpillar Closing Stephens County Facility By End of 2016

January 16, 2015

Caterpillar said it is closing its Toccoa facility by the end of 2016. In a press release issued late Thursday afternoon, the company says it will close both its Toccoa, Georgia foundry and its Franklin, North Carolina facility and consolidate production to a facility in Mapleton, Illinois over and within the next two years....

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SCDA Meets, Elects Officers

January 16, 2015

The Stephens County Development Authority starts off its calendar year. The Development Authority board held its first meeting of 2015 Thursday morning at the Authority’s offices in downtown Toccoa. During the meeting, the Authority welcomed two new members to the board, as Toccoa Mayor Terry Carter and Stephens County Commission Chair Dennis Bell took...

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MLK Events Scheduled For This Weekend

January 16, 2015

Toccoa and Stephens County will host a series of events this weekend to commemorate the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. On Saturday at 3 p.m. at Greater Hope Baptist Church in Martin, they will hold the annual “Senior Citizens Reflections” event. Then on Sunday at 5 p.m., the annual musical extravaganza will...

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