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Last Day to Vote Early in Mid-Term General Election

October 31, 2014
Last Day to Vote Early in Mid-Term General Election

Just a reminder this is the last day to cast an early ballot before next Tuesday’s mid-term General Election. Secretary of State Brian Kemp says as of Thursday morning, 709,992 early ballots had been cast statewide.  Of that, just over 631-thousand were cast in person. Another 78,967 mail-in ballots had been returned and some 43,170…

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Franklin BOC Set to Vote Monday on Beginning Jail Expansion Project

October 31, 2014

The Franklin County Board of Commission is expected to sign off on a plan to begin working on building half of a proposed four-pod expansion at the Franklin County Detention Center. At their work session Tuesday evening, the board heard from county manager John Phillips…

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New Orleans Murder Suspect Captured in Banks County

October 31, 2014
New Orleans Murder Suspect Captured in Banks County

A murder suspect from New Orleans is behind bars in Banks County,. According to the Banks County Sheriff’s office, 27-year old Travis Cochran of Louisiana was captured Thursday during a joint interstate criminal enforcement operation between Banks County and Lowndes County deputies. Cochran has been…

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Lots of Halloween Events in Franklin, Hart Counties Tonight

October 31, 2014

If you are looking for some safe family fun this Halloween, look no further than Franklin and Hart Counties. In Franklin County, the City of Lavonia will be hosting their…

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Set Clocks Back One Hour This Weekend

October 31, 2014

It’s time to fall back. Daylight Saving time ends Sunday morning and Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens is urging Georgians to change the batteries in their smoke alarms…

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Canon, Toccoa Celebrate Fall With Harvest Festivals

October 31, 2014

Two fall festivals going on this weekend in our area. First in the City of Canon, the town will host its annual Harvest Festival Saturday beginning at 10a.  The Harvest…

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  • October 31, 2014Halloween Carnival in Downtown Lavonia
  • November 4, 2014 7:00 pmMoose Lodge Auction
  • November 5, 2014 9:30 amCommunity Bible Study
  • November 5, 2014 5:00 pmLighthouse Feeding Program
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