South Carolina Man Arrested For Thefts In Stephens County

April 29, 2015

A South Carolina man was arrested by the Stephens County Sheriff’s Department earlier this month in relation to burglary and theft by taking on three different occasions in Stephens County. On March 27th, Deputies with the Stephens County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence on Jordan Road in, reference to a Burglary that had...

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Sheriff’s Office Recovers Fieldale Utility Vehicle

April 29, 2015

Sheriff Randy Shirley reports that his office has recovered a John Deere Gator utility vehicle worth approximate $15,000. The vehicle was reported stolen from the Fieldale Corporation in Eastanollee In February. Shirley stated during the investigation, Investigators developed tips from informants that eventually led to the location and recovery of the stolen Gator. Sheriff...

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Toccoa City Commission Supports Allen Park Development

April 29, 2015

Monday’s work session of the Toccoa City Commission included a proposal from TBG Residential of Atlanta for a proposed Allen Park development. TBG Residential is an Atlanta based real estate firm specializing in the development, construction, and management of affordable apartment communities for families and seniors. Allen Park is a proposed 64 unit apartment...

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USDA Vet Warns Poultry Farmers to Use Extra Bio-Security to Prevent Avian Influenza

April 29, 2015

By M.J. Kneiser/WLHR The USDA says poultry farmers need to take extra precautions to prevent the spread of the H5N2 virus or avian influenza. The USDA confirmed the H5N2 avian influenza virus had spread from Minnesota turkey farms where it was first discovered in December to commercial chicken farms in Wisconsin and Iowa. Last...

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Seneca Bank Officer In District Court

April 29, 2015

Contributed by WGOG A former bank officer at Oconee-based Community First Bank was in federal court yesterday in Anderson for an initial appearance, according to sources in the US District Court. The proceeding for Benjamin Lee Hiott is an arraignment. According to sources with the federal court system, Hiott faces three counts of bank...

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Host Inn To Close After City Inspection

April 28, 2015
Host Inn To Close After City Inspection

An emphasis of this year’s Toccoa City Commission is community beautification and code enforcement. Part of that process includes the elimination of unsafe and unsanitary conditions. Of specific concern are motels that have been converted to Extended Stay Facilities. The Stephens County Health Department has also established this as one of their goals and...

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