Lavonia Police Looking For Burglary Suspect

April 21, 2015

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia The Lavonia Police Department and Franklin County Sheriff’s Office are both looking for a suspect in connection with a theft Monday at a Lavonia jewelry store. Lavonia Assistant Police Chief Matt London said that it happened at about noon Monday at the Lakemont Jewelry store on Jones Street...

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Clearer Day Expected After Monday Storms

April 21, 2015

It looks like a clearer day is in the forecast for the area today after storms moved through the region Monday. Those storms dumped a total of .24 inches of rain on downtown Toccoa. However, some areas may have received more than that. There were also reports of hail in areas of Stephens County,...

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Funeral Arrangements Set for Teen Killed in Bicycle Accident

April 21, 2015

Funeral arrangements are set for a Stephens County teen killed in a weekend accident. Services for 13-year-old Dameon Malachi Roach of Toccoa will be on Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church. Roach passed away from injuries suffered this weekend when his bicycle was struck by a vehicle. It happened around 12:55...

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Ga. Supreme Court Hears Case With Toccoa Ties

April 21, 2015

A case involving a Stephens County business makes its way before the Supreme Court of Georgia. The state’s highest court heard oral arguments Monday in the case of Mississippi-based law firm McHugh Fuller against PruittHealth of Toccoa. On April 17, 2014, McHugh Fuller posted an advertisement in the Toccoa Record that was allegedly based...

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Wilbros Withdraws EPD Appeal

April 20, 2015

Wilbros is ending its quest to have its Environmental Protection Division permits re-instated. The Rose Lane company filed a notice of dismissal in Fulton County Superior Court today. In that notice, Wilbros says it is withdrawing its request for Fulton County Superior Court to review the EPD’s administrative order revoking Wilbros’ waste water and...

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Toccoa Proposing No Tax or Utility Rate Hikes in FY 2016 Budget

April 20, 2015

The city of Toccoa is working on getting its proposed Fiscal Year 2016 budget ready for a first public hearing later this month. Toccoa City Commissioners met with City Manager Billy Morse and department heads one day last week for an all-day budget work session at Toccoa City Hall. Morse said the city is...

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