Hospital Still Gathering Cost Estimate on Proposed Wilkinson Center Addition

July 21, 2015

Work continues to finalize the proposal for a planned minor addition to Stephens County Hospital’s Wilkinson Center. The hospital is looking to build four additional units at the Wilkinson Center that would fall under the facility’s current license. Hospital Administrator Ed Gambrell said he is close to having a final cost estimate on the...

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BBB Offers Tips for Securing Home While on Vacation

July 21, 2015

We may be well into summer, but it is still the middle of vacation season. With that in mind, the Better Business Bureau of northeast Georgia recently offered some tips to help people secure their home while they are on vacation. Northeast Georgia Better Business Bureau President Fred Elsberry said one of the biggest...

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One Arrested in Royston Armed Robbery

July 21, 2015

Reports indicate that a man is in custody, charged in connection to an alleged armed robbery at a Royston drug store. According to a Facebook post from the Royston Police Department, the robbery was reported just before 8:45 p.m. at the Rite Aid in Royston. Royston Police said that a suspect placed a box...

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NGTC Gets New CNC Equipment

July 21, 2015

North Georgia Technical College is welcoming some new pieces of equipment for one of its programs. Several new pieces of Computer Numeric Controlled, or CNC, machining equipment were delivered to the Purcell Metals building on the North Georgia Technical College Clarkesville Campus in July. Purchased with funds made available from a USDA Rural Development...

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Former Commissioner Chitwood Passes Away

July 21, 2015

Funeral services are set for a former Stephens County Commissioner. Steve Roger Chitwood passed away on Saturday at the age of 86 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Chitwood served as a Stephens County Commissioner for four years, having been elected in 2002 and serving through 2006. He also served on the Stephens County Development...

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Stephens Co. BOE Meeting Today

July 21, 2015

The Stephens County Board of Education will meet later today for its regular monthly business meeting. The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Administrative Offices of the Stephens County school system on Mize Road. Among the items on the agenda are an August spending resolution and consideration of the lease agreement with...

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