Shooting Reported in Lake Hartwell Area

Franklin County authorities are investigating a shooting Friday evening near Lake Hartwell. WNEG News has learned it happened around 6:30p near Catfish Lane off  Poplar Springs Road in Lavonia. “We are working what appears to be a white male who has been shot,” Franklin County Sheriff Steve Thomas told WNEG News.  “He was flown to Greenville and is undergoing surgery.” […]

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Scrap Tire Abatement postponed, Amnesty Day Event scheduled

The scrap tire abatement event has been scrapped—for now. During the recent Stephens County Board of Commissioner’s meeting, the board voted and approved a motion to set May 11 as the Amnesty Day event. Previously, the county had considered exchanging Amnesty Day with a Scrap Tire Abatement event; however, Stephens County Administrator Phyllis Ayers says the county needed to complete […]

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Gasaway Ready to Move on to “Next Chapter”

Former State House Representative for District 28 Dan Gasaway is moving on now that he has lost this third Special Primary to Chris Erwin. After the results from all three counties were in Tuesday night, Gasaway told WNEG News that even though he lost, he believes the fight to ensure fair and honest elections was worth it. “At this point […]

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