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Two Injured in Boating Accident on Georgia Side of Hartwell Lake

September 2, 2014
Two Injured in Boating Accident on Georgia Side of Hartwell Lake

Two people were injured on Lake Hartwell on the Georgia side over the Labor Day holiday weekend. According to Georgia DNR Law Enforcement Officer Craig Fulghum, it happened Sunday in Hartwell.  Fulghum said two boats collided near the Hartwell Marina.  Debris from the accident caused two people to suffer minor injuries. Fulghum said both victims…

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Hart County, Bowersville Awarded GEFA Funds

September 2, 2014

Hart County and the town of Bowersville are the recipients of the latest round of funding from the Georgia Environmental Finance Association or GEFA. The Hart County Water and Sewer Authority was recently awarded a $2-million dollar grant loan package for the expansion of the…

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Collins Blames Senate for Stalling on House Bills

September 2, 2014
Collins Blames Senate for Stalling on House Bills

U.S. Representative Doug Collins says the Democrat-controlled U.S. Senate is holding up House bills that would help spur the economy and provide jobs. Speaking at a town hall meeting in Lavonia just before the Labor Holiday weekend last week,  Collins said of the 511 passed…

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Franklin Chamber Seeks Nominations for Business and Person of the Year

September 2, 2014

It’s that time of year when the Franklin County Chamber of Commerce puts the call out for nominations for their Business of the Year award and their Citizen of the…

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Bond Denied for Convicted Stephens County Man Seeking New Trial

September 2, 2014

By Charlie Bauder, WNEG Radio, Toccoa A man convicted of murder in Stephens County in 2012 will stay in jail while courts determine whether he gets a new trial. Court…

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Clarkesville Campus of North GA Tech Evacuated After Bomb Scare

August 29, 2014

All is safe on the Clarkesville campus of North Georgia Technical College after the campus was put on lockdown for a time Thursday. According to North Georgia Tech spokesperson Sandra…

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  • August 1, 201434th annual Hartwell Lake Cleanup Campaign
  • September 3, 2014 9:30 amCommunity Bible Study
  • September 3, 2014 5:00 pmLighthouse Feeding Program
  • September 9, 2014 7:00 pmMoose Lodge Auction
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