Autopsy Planned for Today for Lavonia Man Killed Saturday on I-85

June 22, 2015

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia An autopsy is planned for today on the body of a Lavonia man who was struck and killed early Saturday morning on Interstate 85. It happened at about 4 a.m. Saturday, according to the South Carolina Highway Patrol.. Oconee County, South Carolina Coroner Carl Addis said that 25-year...

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Lavonia Elects New Councilman

June 22, 2015

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia The City of Lavonia has a new city councilman. He is Courtney Umbehant, director of the Lavonia Chapel of Strickland Funeral Home. Umbehant beat out challenger local businesswoman Nora Chambers in a special election Tuesday for the Lavonia Post 1 City Council seat. The new Lavonia councilman said...

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State Setting Up Learning Resource Review Sites

June 22, 2015

Starting today, educators and the public will have a chance to review textbooks and other learning resources for instruction in K-12 Foreign/Modern Languages & Latin and K-12 English as a Second Language at various locations across the state. There are 14 sites around the state with one in each of Georgia’s congressional districts. In...

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Clarkesville Golfer Plays in U.S. Open

June 22, 2015

A golfer from Habersham County competes in the U.S. Open this past weekend. Clarkesville’s Lee McCoy was among those in the field at Chambers Bay this past weekend. McCoy missed the cut, which came on Friday after 36 holes of the 72-hole tournament. For the two rounds he played, McCoy shot a total of...

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Temps To Remain Warm, Says NWS

June 19, 2015

Warmer than normal weather may stick around for the next little while. That is according to the National Weather Service office in Greenville-Spartanburg. Temperatures have reached the 90s for the past several days. That is above normal for this time of the year as normal temperatures are in the upper 80s typically, according to...

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Child Killed In Franklin Co. Accident

June 19, 2015

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia No charges will be filed against the driver who hit a little girl Wednesday evening in Franklin County. It happened just after 6:30 p.m. on the Ga. Highway 77 Extension/Lavonia Highway, just outside of Lavonia, according to Georgia State Patrol Hartwell Post Assistant Commander Matt Baxley. Baxley said...

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