8 Stephens County Athletes Qualify for Sectional Track Meet

April 30, 2015

The Stephens County High School Track Team has qualified 7 girls and 1 boy for the Class AAAA Sectional Track Meet at Eagles Landing High School in McDonough, Ga., this Saturday.  They qualified by finishing in the top 4 in their respective event at the Region 8-AAAA meet held last week at Monroe Area...

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Stephens County Sheriff’s Office Make Arrests

April 30, 2015

The Stephens County Sheriff’s Office makes arrests last week with charges of theft by taking and aggravated assault. Wednesday April 22nd, Deputies with Stephens County Sheriff’s office responded to a residence on Tower Road in Martin in reference to a theft of a Zero Turn mower, valued at $3000.00.  During the investigation Deputies located...

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Franklin Planning Commission Criticized for Approving Poultry Farm Plan

April 30, 2015

Some property owners living near a planned two-story poultry house operation are speaking out about a decision by the Franklin County Planning Commission to approve the plan. At their regular meeting April 6, a number of residents living near the planned chicken houses on SR59 voiced their opposition to the Board of Commissioners. Most...

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Currahee Artists Guild Spring Art Show This Saturday 

April 30, 2015

The Currahee Artists Guild Annual Spring Arts and Crafts Festival is this Saturday from 10 A.M.-5 P.M. on Doyle Street in Downtown Toccoa. The Currahee Artists Guild’s Deborah Hartley tells us about the festival. “The Currahee Artists Guild is sponsoring an art show for adults and children. Everyone is invited including local artists. You...

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Bee Smart Spelling And Trivia Bee Returns Tonight 

April 30, 2015

 When the Stephens Education Literacy Foundation was discontinued in 2013, an area event also ended. Tonight that event returns as the BEE SMART SPELLING and TRIVIA BEE will be held in Downtown Toccoa at the Schaefer Center. The event is now hosted by the Toccoa Rotary Club. A minimum of eight teams will compete...

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Stephens County Commissioners Approve Bond Resolution

April 29, 2015

At last night’s Stephens County Commission meeting commissioners unanimously approved the authorization for Chairman Dennis Bell to sign the bond resolution to regulate and provide issuance of   initial $4.5 million dollars in general obligation bonds to forward fund road work in Stephens County. Those bonds would then be paid back with SPLOST VI revenues...

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