Stephens Co. BOE Meeting Today

July 21, 2015

The Stephens County Board of Education will meet later today for its regular monthly business meeting. The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Administrative Offices of the Stephens County school system on Mize Road. Among the items on the agenda are an August spending resolution and consideration of the lease agreement with...

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Railroad Work Closing Currahee St. Intersection

July 20, 2015

Traffic on Currahee Street in Toccoa will be affected by maintenance on a railroad crossing this coming week. Georgia Department of Transportation Spokesperson Teri Pope said Hartwell Railroad has planned to do some work on a railroad crossing on Currahee Street today and tomorrow. “The crossing is West Currahee Street near the intersection of...

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Stephens Co. School Open Houses Set

July 20, 2015

Preparations continue for a new school year in Stephens County. The new year starts in less than a month and Stephens County School Superintendent Bryan Dorsey says that work to get ready for the new year continues. He said that work, which includes the re-structuring of grades Pre-Kindergarten through five, has gone well to...

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UGA Student Working With City of Toccoa

July 20, 2015

Leaders in Toccoa are collaborating with a University of Georgia landscape architecture student on downtown improvement projects this summer through the school’s Downtown Renaissance Fellowship. UGA landscape architecture student Megan Hull was selected to work with the city and Institute of Government faculty on summer-long projects like streetscape improvements, park and green space planning,...

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Springview Heights Community Dedicates School Memorial

July 20, 2015

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia Members of the Springview Heights community in Lavonia gathered last Monday morning to dedicate a granite bench in memory of the old Spring Street Colored School, which was later called the Spring Street School. The granite bench was recently purchased and installed on the site of the old...

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Northern LL Wins 10-11 States in Toccoa

July 20, 2015

Northern Little League of Columbus takes the state 10 and 11-year-old Little League baseball tournament title in Toccoa. The state tourney wrapped up last Friday night at the Doyle Street Park in Toccoa. In the championship round, Northern wrapped up its undefeated run through the tournament by defeating Oconee County Little League, 8-1. It...

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