Toccoa Police Track Down Alleged Stolen Vehicle from Gwinnett With Tag Reader

June 3, 2014

Toccoa Police use a new piece of technology to locate an alleged stolen vehicle from the metro Atlanta area. The police department said an officer was using the department’s License Plate Recognition system last month when it located a Georgia license plate on a silver Nissan Altima and it came back identified as stolen....

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NGTC Foundation Adds Trustees

June 3, 2014

The North Georgia Technical College Foundation adds four new trustees as it begins a new campaign to increase funds for scholarships. The school said that Whit Diggs was recently named as a trustee to represent Stephens County. Diggs is currently the HR Director of Sage Automotive Industries. He previously served the foundation for three...

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Clarification on School System Retirees Story

June 3, 2014

WNEG News has a clarification from a story yesterday. Yesterday, we ran a story on last month’s school system retirees’ reception and stated that the school system honored 20 retirees with a combined 500 years of service in education. It was brought to our attention that a 21st name was added to the list...

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Stephens Co. Commission To Hold Budget Meeting Today

June 2, 2014

Stephens County Commissioners are scheduled to continue discussions of the county’s proposed Fiscal Year 2015 budget today. The county commission is scheduled to meet today at 8:30 a.m. at the Kimsey Environmental Center in Eastanollee. County Commissioners called for the meeting after receiving the initial proposed budget last month. That budget was built based...

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Martin Announces Hydrant Flushing

June 2, 2014

The town of Martin will be flushing fire hydrants in the coming days. Martin town officials said that as a requirement of a program mandated by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division, the town will be flushing fire hydrants in the Gumlog Road area from this coming Wednesday, June 4, until Wednesday, June 11. The...

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Camp Toccoa Marks D-Day

June 2, 2014
Camp Toccoa Marks D-Day

With the 70th anniversary of D-Day coming up this weekend, Stephens County takes time to mark the occasion at the Camp Toccoa site on Currahee Mountain. The Camp Toccoa at Currahee organization held its annual D-Day Run/Memorial Walk and Memorial Service Saturday at the site where thousands of paratroopers trained to get ready for...

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