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BREAKING NEWS: Hart County Closes Kelly Road Due to Sinkhole

April 17, 2015

Hart County closing Kelly Road due to sinkhole per County Administrator Jon Caime. “This morning we received notice of a problem with the road sinking so I personally investigated this situation,” Caime said in an email this morning. “There is a sinkhole and the pipes must be replaced. I am closing the road due to…

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Hart BOC Tables Paying DA Invoice for ADA Traffic Court Services

April 17, 2015

Hart County Commissioners have tabled a request by Northern Judicial Circuit District Attorney Parks White to reimburse one of his assistant DA’s for their work serving as the prosecutor in traffic court. On Tuesday, Commissioners balked at an invoice presented by White for $2,700; money…

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Royston to Hold Public Hearings on Railroad Crossing Closures

April 17, 2015

The City of Royston will hold a public hearing next month to get input from citizens on whether to close four railroad crossings. In February, Royston City Manager Ed Andrews told the Royston City Council Hartwell Railroad sent a letter to the city asking them…

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State Unemployment Rate Steady in March

April 17, 2015

Georgia’s seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate for March was 6.3 percent, unchanged from February, matching its lowest level since July 2008. The rate was 7.3 percent a year ago. “While the rate…

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Avian Flu Now Confirmed in Upper Midwest Chicken Houses

April 17, 2015

The nation’s poultry industry may have to live with a deadly bird flu strain for several years, which would be “devastating,” the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s chief veterinary officer said…

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Antique Boat Show Saturday at Hartwell Marina

April 17, 2015

We are expecting warm weather and some sunshine Saturday, which bodes well for this year’s Antique Boat Show at the Hartwell Marina. The Antique Boat Show takes place from 10a…

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  • April 17, 2015The Big Iron Crank-up
  • April 18, 2015Hartwell Lake Clean Up Green Up
  • April 21, 2015 10:30 amStory Time for Children
  • April 22, 2015 9:30 amCommunity Bible Study
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