Franklin County Man Arrested on Meth Charges

April 30, 2014

A Franklin County man sits behind bars charged with trafficking meth. Franklin County Sheriff Stevie Thomas said on Friday, deputies arrested Chad Jacobs, age 30, in the Gumlog area. Jacobs allegedly had over a ½ pound of Methamphetamine in his possession with a street value of approximately $8,000.00. Deputies also seized $1,400 in cash....

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Corps to Open Campgrounds and Day Use Areas May 1

April 30, 2014

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Hartwell Lake Office will be opening area campgrounds and day use areas for the 2014 recreation season tomorrow (May 1st). Campgrounds include: Oconee Point and Coneross in Oconee County, South Carolina, Payne’s Creek and Georgia River in Hart County, and Crescent Group in Anderson, South Carolina. Day use...

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National Day of Prayer May 1

April 30, 2014

The Annual Community Observance of the National Day of Prayer will be held this Thursday at 12 noon on the Stephens County Courthouse Square.  The Stephens County High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes will provide the program and will include the Stephens County High School JROTC. Brianna Pruitt is Co-President of the Fellowship of...

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FCHS Student Wins Scholarship

April 30, 2014

A Franklin County High School student receives an award from the National Federation of Independent Business’s Young Entrepreneur Foundation. Addie Thomason of Martin was one of four award winners announced recently. Thomason won the National Federal of Independent Business/McKee Foods Young Enterpreneur Award. The Young Entrepreneur Awards is a scholarship program designed to reward...

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TFC Diamond Eagles Split Double-Header

April 30, 2014

The Toccoa Falls College Baseball team split a double-header with Talladega College Tornadoes on the TFC campus Monday. The Tornadoes came into the game with a 36-17 record, and had won 11 straight games prior to Monday’s non-conference bout.  But TFC’s Ronnie Stewart’s walk-off home run highlighted the day as the Eagles won game...

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Stephens Co. Mobile Home Taxes Due Thursday

April 29, 2014

Thursday, May 1 is the deadline to pay mobile home taxes in Stephens County. That is according to Stephens County Tax Commissioner Dene Hicks. She said that those tax bills went out weeks ago and for those who do not pay on or by Thursday, there will be an immediate financial penalty. “Unlike property...

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