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No One Injured in Wednesday Night Shoot Out in Hart County

September 18, 2014

A shoot out in Hart County Wednesday night sends a Hartwell man on probation back to jail. It happened Wednesday night just after 9p on the Elberton Highway across from Cateechee Country Club.  Hart County Sheriff Mike Cleveland said trouble at the house began earlier in the day. “Earlier we responded to a stolen vehicle…

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DA Mum on Whether Smith Case Will Go to Grand Jury Next Week

September 18, 2014

Northern Judicial District Attorney Parks White is not saying whether he plans to present his case against former Hart County Probate Judge Bob Smith. Smith was arrested in May and charged with one count of misdemeanor simple battery and one count of misdemeanor attempt to…

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Absentee Ballots Available Next Week

September 18, 2014

Some reminders for voters regarding the upcoming November General Election. Time is running out to register to vote if you want to cast a ballot in November. Voter registration ends on October 6th. Advance Voting for the November 4th election runs from October 13 –…

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First Responders Credited With Saving Three in Stephens County Wreck

September 18, 2014

By Charlie Bauder, WNEG Toccoa An accident over the weekend in Toccoa results in three injuries, but authorities say it could have been much worse if not for the actions…

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State Unemployment Rises Slightly in August

September 18, 2014

Georgia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for August was 8.1 percent, up four-tenths of a percentage point from a revised 7.7 percent in July. The rate in August of last year…

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Sen. Wilkinson Brings Awareness to Dystonia

September 18, 2014
Sen. Wilkinson Brings Awareness to Dystonia

Senator John Wilkinson (R- Toccoa) is working to bring more awareness to a crippling condition. It’s called Dystonia and Wednesday was designated Dystonia Awareness Day at the Capitol. Dystonia is…

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  • August 1, 201434th annual Hartwell Lake Cleanup Campaign
  • September 23, 2014 7:00 pmMoose Lodge Auction
  • September 24, 2014 9:30 amCommunity Bible Study
  • September 24, 2014 5:00 pmLighthouse Feeding Program
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