Latest Covid-19 Numbers from DPH

The Georgia Department of Public Health is reporting a total of 663 positive cases of Covid-19 and 13 deaths due to complications of the virus. The latest report was released Wednesday afternoon. DPH is reporting 50 deaths in Habersham County and a total of 1173 positive cases of the virus. Locally, Stephens County Hospital and its facilities have tested 4,289 […]

Read more

Students in Stephens County start school today

Students in Stephens County return to school today for the start of Academic Year 2020-2021. Originally, the School System was scheduled to begin August 5; however, the Stephens County Board of Education decided to push the start date back one-week to allow faculty and staff to better prepare for the return of students. Stephens County School Superintendent Dr. Daniel Oldham […]

Read more

SCBC approve engagement letter for 2020 audit

The Stephens County Board of Commissioners met on Tuesday for its regular scheduled meeting and work session. During the meeting the board approved a motion authorizing Chairman Dennis Bell to sign the Fiscal Year 2020 Mauldin and Jenkins Engagement Letter for the 2020 audit. County Administrator Phyllis Ayers explained that following the 2020 audit, the three-year agreement with Mauldin and […]

Read more

Unofficial Results for General Primary Runoff, excluding Stephens County

State Senate District 50 results: excluding Stephens County. Stacy Hall: 10,380 votes, or 49.24% Bo Hatchett: 10,701 votes, or 50.76% District 50 is made up of: Banks, Franklin, Habersham, Hall, Jackson, Rabun, Stephens, Towns. U.S. House District 9 results: excluding Gilmer and Stephens County. Democratic Results: Devin Pandy: 5,166 votes, or 66.44% Brooke Siskin: 2,609 votes, or 33.56% Republican Results: […]

Read more

Today is election day in Toccoa-Stephens County

Today is election day in Toccoa-Stephens County. Polls, at the Stephens County Senior Center, open this morning at 7 a.m. and will remain open until 7 p.m. According to Stephens County Registrar Eureka Gober, all voting will take place at the Senior Center located on Rose Lane. She says despite there being no local run offs in Stephens County, residents […]

Read more

SCBC will meet today for regular scheduled meeting

The Stephens County Board of Commissioners will meet this morning for its regular scheduled meeting and work session. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. and is being conducted through teleconference. To attend today’s meeting call-in at 425-436-6345. After calling-in you’ll be prompted to input the code 585174. Up for consideration is a motion to authorize Chairman Dennis Bell to […]

Read more
1 2 3 730