Fannin County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Voters to decide fate of historic 1888 Fannin County CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    On November 8, Fannin County voters will have the opportunity to approve restoration of their historic 1888 Fannin County Courthouse. That decision was made Friday by a unified Fannin County Commissioners Court that voiced unanimous support for restoration of the historic 1888 Fannin County Courthouse, but felt a financial decision of this magnitude should ultimately be decided by the voters.


  2. Cartersville, Adairsville split; - SWoodland sweeps in Volleyball actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | Daily Tribune News

    ... put up four aces, 21 assists and 10 digs. Adairsville volleyball also split a tri-match on Thursday, losing to Fannin County, 12-25, 17-25, before bouncing back to beat North Murray, 25-23, 25-18. The Cass volleyball team lost to Ridgeland in two ...


  3. Courthouse restoration discussions dominate Fannin County Commissioners CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    With details of how Fannin County plans to present restoration of the 1888 Fannin County Courthouse to the voters expected to be announced on Friday, August 19 at an important special meeting of Fannin County Commissioners Court, it was a standing-room-only crowd that filled the county courtroom Tuesday morning to learn more about this project. Fannin County already has $800,000 at stake after developing Plans & Specifications for the historic structure -- $400,000 of the county's money and a $400,000 grant from Texas Historical Commission that Fannin County will have to repay if the county backs out after pursuing a courthouse restoration grant for 16 years.


  4. Mr. Thomas Clyde MashburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | The Chatsworth Times

    Mr. Thomas Clyde Mashburn age 77 of Chatsworth passed away at his residence surrounded by his family. He was a member of Shining Light Baptist Church and a retired truck driver for Beaulieu.


  5. Regular meeting of Fannin County Commissioners Court Aug. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    Consideration and Action to approve Proclamation honoring Reverend Louella Williams and authorizing County Judge to sign Proclamation on behalf of Fannin County - County Judge Discussion regarding the restoration of the Fannin County Courthouse; the award of Texas Historic Courthouse Preservation Program funding in the amount of $5,040,00; the possible construction of an administrative and/or judicial facility for Fannin County, and all aspects of each of the above projects related thereto - County Judge Discussion, consideration and action to approve election judges for September 1, 2016 through August 31, 2017 - County Judge for County Clerk Consideration and Action to approve the extension of the LexisNexis subscription and upgrade to Lexis Advance for the Fannin County District Judge to activate on August 31, 2016 and begin on September 1, 2016 through August 31, 2019 and approve the ... (more)


  6. Fannin County Commissioners Court discusses courthouse restoration, burn ban, hospital authorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    Fannin County Commissioners Court discussed restoration of the 1888 courthouse, a pending financial report from Fannin County Hospital Authority, the increased need for an outdoor burn ban and a public roadside park on State Highway 78 at the Red River bridge during a fast-paced regular meeting Tuesday, August 2. As promised, the meeting opened with a discussion regarding restoration of the 1888 Fannin County Courthouse and the corresponding need to build a justice center. "I want to thank you for allowing us to provide input into this," said the first speaker, Fannin County Criminal District Attorney Richard Glaser.


  7. Fannin County Commissioners Court lowers tax rate, discusses courthouse restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    Fannin County Commissioners Court convened Friday, July 29 for a special meeting to discuss the possible restoration of the 1888 Fannin County Courthouse, approve the FY 2016-2017 budget and to set the tax rate for the coming fiscal year which begins October 1, 2016. The meeting opened with what will be the first of many discussions regarding possible restoration of the historic1888 Fannin County Courthouse and construction of a Justice Center.


  8. Courthouse restoration to be discussed FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    The discussion regarding possible restoration of the historic Fannin County Courthouse begins in earnest Friday morning and, judging by the initial response, if you want a seat in the diminutive county courtroom, get there early. This is the first item on the agenda of a special meeting of Fannin County Commissioners Court scheduled to begin 9:00 a.m. Friday, July 29. The subject of courthouse restoration came up repeatedly in public forum during the regular meeting Tuesday of commissioners court, although commissioners couldn't comment because it wasn't on the agenda.


  9. NJDOT worker on breathing tube after deadly I-78 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 |

    A veteran New Jersey Department of Transportation worker whose job is to protect co-workers was seriously injured herself in Friday's fatal crash on Interstate 78 in Warren County . Keli McCatharn, 50, of Phillipsburg, was seated in a DOT dump truck outfitted with a crash attenuator - a rear-mounted cushion designed to absorb impact and act as a buffer between moving traffic and DOT landscapers, according to New Jersey State Police.


  10. Possible restoration of Fannin County Courthouse to be studiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    She's 128 years old and been under wraps for 50 years, but the historic 1888 Fannin County Courthouse is suddenly the talk of the town. This discussion took off when word reached Bonham on Friday, July 22 that Texas Historical Commission had awarded a partial matching construction grant of $5,040,000 to help restore the Fannin County Courthouse to its original glory.


  11. Victim in deadly I-78 accident in Warren County identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | The Jersey Journal

    Authorities have identified the victim in Friday's deadly crash on Interstate 78 in Warren County as a 49-year-old woman from Georgia. Sarah Azaktivuc, of McCaysville, Ga., was a passenger in a pickup truck that rolled several times after being struck by a merging vehicle in the eastbound lanes in Greenwich Township , New Jersey State Police said.


  12. Lawyer: FBI asked for financial records related to judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | WSB-TV

    ... for her office's operating account and for the operating account of Bradley, who is no longer on the bench. Fannin County attorney Lynn Doss told WSB-TV that the FBI had contacted her three times asking for copies of county checks. Weaver said she ...


  13. Candidate for Congress may be connected to missing children caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... Nathaniel and Aaron Joshua Glazner to know they've got a daddy out here that loves them," Glazner said. The Fannin County Sheriff's office in Georgia said the missing children case is closed and that it was never a criminal matter but a civil one. ...


  14. McCLESKEY, GraceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 |

    Grace McCleskey, age 95, passed away at her home July, 8, 2016. She was born in Miami, Florida on February 8, 1921 to Arthur and Electra Mershon Hoover.


  15. Judge plans to hold hearing in case of indicted publisherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | WSB-TV

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  16. Georgia Voices: Can you imagine being arrested for doing your job? One lawyer wasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 |

    ... identity theft and attempt to commit identity theft. They say the charges were bogus attempts by a corrupt Fannin County criminal justice system to punish them for digging into the public bank accounts of local judges. After a firestorm of criticism ...


  17. Justin Luke HowardRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | County Record

    He was born on January 18, 1986, in Blue Ridge, Georgia. Justin enjoyed spending his time cave diving, surfing, cooking and working on the farm.


  18. Water, asbestos abatement major topics at Fannin County Commissioners Court meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | North Texas e-News

    Fannin County Commissioners Court received an update regarding the ongoing effort to develop comprehensive zoning around the proposed Lower Bois d'Arc Creek Reservoir, voted down Fannin County Water Supply Agency's resolution to avoid entering into a Take or Pay Contract with North Texas Municipal Water District, and moved forward with the process to abate asbestos in Fannin County Courthouse. Daniel Harrison, project manager for Freese and Nichols, opened the regular meeting of Fannin County Commissioners Court Tuesday morning with an update of the zoning process that will eventually guide development in a 5,000-foot buffer zone that will surround Lower Bois d'Arc Creek Reservoir.


  19. Cahn: I stand with Mark ThomasonRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2016 | Camden Chronicle Independent

    ... organization. Mark Thomason is the publisher of the Fannin Focus, a community newspaper in Blue Ridge, Ga., in Fannin County. It sits, ironically, along U.S. 76 (1776... freedom... get it?) not far from the state's northern border with Tennessee and ...


  20. Charges to be dropped against Georgia newspaper publisher, lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | SavannahNow

    BLUE RIDGE, Ga. - A north Georgia newspaper publisher and his attorney who were jailed in an open records dispute won't be prosecuted.