New Lavonia Traffic Signal Completion Date Moved Back

March 12, 2015

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia More than a month after work to upgrade the City of Lavonia’s only traffic light, the work goes on. The Georgia Dept of Transporation is replacing the old lights with new LED signals at the intersection of SR59/SR17. Crews began work in early February, but according to GDOT...

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UPS Recognizes Carnesville Driver for Safe Driving

March 12, 2015

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia A Carnesville man has been listed as one of UPS’s top safest drivers. UPS driver Ronnie McCannon of Carnesville was recently inducted into UPS’s prestigious Circle of Honor for achieving 25 years of accident-free driving. He, along with 70 elite drivers from Georgia are among 1,445 newly inducted...

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SCHS Baseball at Hart Postponed

March 11, 2015

The Stephens County Indian baseball team gets rained out. Stephens County’s varsity game against Hart County in Hartwell Wednesday night was postponed due to rain. The Indians will look to have better luck with the weather on Friday when they will look to start Region 8-AAAA baseball play. On Friday, the Indians are scheduled...

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SCSO Does Narcotics K-9 Sweep at SCHS

March 11, 2015

Stephens County Sheriff Randy Shirley said that the Sheriff’s Office did a narcotics K-9 sweep at Stephens County High School today. The sweep took place Wednesday morning. Shirley said the high school was placed on lockdown while the search of the school and vehicles for possible contraband took place. Shirley said it was done...

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Stephens Co. Passes Ordinance on Wireless Internet, Telecom Towers

March 11, 2015

Stephens County Commissioners approve an ordinance to deal with personal wireless service facilities and the towers that often accompany them. Tuesday, county commissioners approved the ordinance following a second reading and public hearing. Stephens County Attorney Brian Ranck said this particular ordinance will govern things like telecommunications towers, broadcast towers, cell towers, and wireless...

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Stephens Co. Commission Tables 4-H Funding Request

March 11, 2015

Stephens County Commissioners do not take up a request for additional funding for the county’s 4-H program. During Tuesday’s meeting, the county commission was scheduled to consider a request from Stephens County Extension Agent Forrest Connelly for county commissioners to add $2,700 in annual funding for the Stephens County 4-H program to help make...

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