Could Sunday alcohol sales in the county prompt some to de-annex from the city?

During reports by constitutional officers at Tuesday night’s meeting of the Hart County Board of Commissioners, County Attorney James Gordon gave a report on the annexation/de-annexation process. Gordon had been asked for the information by County Chairman Joey Dorsey. Gordon told commissioners there were basically three ways a parcel of land can be annexed. He then outlined what those methods […]

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Emmanuel College positions itself for financial stability

Emmanuel College has announced that on April 19 the College completed numerous transactions that dramatically reduced its overall debt. Over the past four years, the College has been managing through significant financial challenges, and the actions on April 19 resolved the most critical issues and created greater financial stability. The College is grateful to so many who did so much […]

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Lavonia icon Shuratt Whitworth dies at 83

Banker, farmer, public and civic servant Hubert Shuratt Whitworth has passed away at the age of 83 on Friday, April 20, at his residence on Whitworth Road in Lavonia. A son of the late Hugh W. and Ether Mae Whitlow Whitworth, he was born October 18, 1934 in Franklin County, where he lived most of his life. Whitworth attended Darlington […]

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Hart Commissioners to meet at 5:30 p.m.

The Hart County Board of Commissioners will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the Hart County Administrative and Emergency Services building in Hartwell. After the usual preliminaries, the agenda calls for Remarks by invited guests, committees and authorities Reports by constitutional officers and department heads County Administrator’s report Chairman’s report Commissioners reports Old Business FY17 Audit New Business Road department request […]

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Dam Dog Walk hits Hartwell Dam on Saturday

The Annual Dam Dog Walk will be held this Saturday starting at 10 a.m. and will go until about 2 p.m. The Dam Dog walk is held at Big Oaks Recreation Area by Hartwell Dam. Donna Madkiff, executive director of the Hart County Humane Society, said this year’s event will be a little different. In fact, owning a dog isn’t […]

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Body found in case of missing Greenville man

There is a tragic update on a man who had been missing from Upstate South Carolina for over two weeks. Authorities say Dale Hunter was found dead less than a mile from his home. The Greenville County coroner said a man found Hunter’s body on Friday afternoon in the woods between Altamont Road and Paris Mountain State Park. An autopsy […]

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FCP to host first annual car show

Franklin Community Players will hold the troupe’s first classic car and truck show on Saturday, May 26 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Lavonia Cultural Center. The plan is to make the car and truck show an annual event. Registration begins at 8 a.m. with trophy presentation at 1 p.m. The registration fee is $15 with all proceeds […]

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