Habersham County Newswire

Habersham County Newswire

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  1. More attempted political comebacks set for Nov. 3; Clermont special election likely in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    As the books closed on qualifying for the Nov. 3 city elections Friday,the number of former office-holders seeking a political comeback in northeast Georgia increased. In Baldwin, former Councilman Ray Holcomb is challenging Dustin Mealor for Post 1, while former longtime Councilman Robert Bohannon is challenging incumbent Theron Ayers for the Post 2 seat.

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  2. Church CalendarRead the original story

    Yesterday | Mt. Airy News

    Submissions to the community calendar should be sent to [email protected] before 5 p.m. on Tuesday before the event should appear in the newspaper.

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  3. Gainesville woman turns 106-years-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MyFoxAtlanta

    Nona Whitmire has seen a lot in her long life. She was born on September 7, 1909 in Habersham County and on Labor Day Monday she turns 106-years-old! Whitmire, who considers herself a devout FOX 5 viewer, married JT Whitmire on August 25, 1935.

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  4. ERA team advantage expands ranks; four associates join firmRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2014 | Calhoun Times

    ... Atlanta Top 100. Shirley Morrison brings 14 years of experience to the firm. Morrison started her career in Habersham county and is a multi-million dollar producer. "In today's market, growth is the only option, and attracting top talent is a ...

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  5. Georgia's Leading Poultry Producer Launches Mobile Site with Live-Streaming ComponentRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Sys-Con Media

    Springer Mountain Farms , a local poultry producer known for its flavorful chicken without antibiotics, has released its new mobile site, hosting a variety of recipes, cooking tips for the at-home chef, event information and live-streamed cooking demonstrations giving users behind-the-scene looks into local kitchens of some of the Southeast's best restaurants. Every Tuesday at 3:30 p.m., a chef from a top restaurant in the Southeast serving Springer Mountain Farms chicken on its menu will broadcast a live cooking demonstration, giving viewers an exclusive look at the daily preparation behind the restaurant's menu.

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  6. Matthew SiskRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 29 | The Times

    ... treatment costs will have to occur to keep businesses going. Matthew Sisk is a practicing veterinarian from Habersham County. Have questions about your pet? He can be reached at [email protected] .

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  7. Piedmont College opens massive new student facility in DemorestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Times

    Architect Don Beck of Beck Design, left, with Piedmont College Board Chairman Thomas A."'Gus" Arrendale III, center, and President James F. Mellichamp, at the grand opening of the new Piedmont Student Commons in Demorest. The Student Commons, a new 58,000-square-foot building on the Demorest campus, was added to benefit students, replacing a smaller, dated dining hall.

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  8. Teen runs from home to escape intruderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... ront door. The man grabbed her, but she broke free and ran to the home of a neighbor, who called 9-1-1. The Habersham County Sheriff's Office says the man drove off in a black, four-door, police-style car with dark tinted windows.

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  9. A Georgia Boy Makes Good in the WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Peach Pundit

    Louis Elrod, a Habersham County native and now Atlanta resident, was elected president of the Young Democrats of America on Saturday. His victory will also give Georgia a greater role in selecting the Democratic Presidential nominee next year.

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  10. New rec director settles inRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | MainStreetNews.com

    ... part-time janitorial and maintenance worker and working his way up to the director's desk. Morris served as Habersham County's recreation department director for four and a half years before accepting the Jefferson job. Morris was also a director ...

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  11. Matthew SiskRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Times

    ... ising is aimed at implying something to you that isn't true. Matthew Sisk is a practicing veterinarian from Habersham County. Have questions about your pet? He can be reached at [email protected] .

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  12. Medical team backs up SWAT when danger strikesRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Times

    ... at Lake Lanier. Black himself responded with part of the team to a scene earlier this year involving Habersham County Sheriff Joey Terrell and a deputy being shot. The main thrust, Ball said, of the medical work is for gunshot and blast wounds that ...

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  13. Qualifying begins Aug. 31 for town electionsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | MainStreetNews.com

    ... day, Monday, Aug. 31, through Friday, Sept. 4, at the administrative office of the Election Superintendent, Habersham County Office of Elections and Registration, Habersham County Administrative Building (old courthouse), 555 Monroe Street, ...

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  14. Verdict in lawsuit against Habersham officials will take timeRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Times

    A verdict in a lawsuit alleging that the Habersham County Board of Commissioners and Habersham County Airport Authority violated open meetings and records laws is not likely for another 30 to 45 days, according to Gainesville attorney Julius Hulsey. Hulsey, who represents the residents and government employee whistleblowers who brought the suit, said late Tuesday that he expects to call his final witnesses this week.

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  15. Georgia Southern Without Ellison First Two GamesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    The Eagles will be will be without the quarterback that guided them to 381 yards rushing per game last season, as Kevin Ellison will be out the first two game. He's been ruled academically ineligible, and will miss starts at West Virginia September 5th, and and at home against Central Michigan September 12th.

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  16. Piedmont ensemble to perform Aug. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The Piedmont College resident chamber ensemble, Piedmont Camerata , will perform at 4 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 30, in a concert at the college Chapel in Demorest. The program will include works by Luigi Boccherini, Franz Schubert, Arvo Prt, and Robert Schumann, with program comments by Bob Glass.

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  17. Lawsuit seeks more transparency in Habersham County governmentRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Times

    A lawsuit alleging that the Habersham County Board of Commissioners and Habersham County Airport Authority violated open meetings and records laws on several occasions last year is scheduled to begin Monday in Clarkesville. "This is a public interest lawsuit in an attempt to obtain good government," said Gainesville attorney Julius Hulsey.

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  18. Matthew SiskRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | The Times

    ... carrier that is then strapped into a rear seat with a belt. Matthew Sisk is a practicing veterinarian from Habersham County. Have questions about your pet? He can be reached at [email protected]

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  19. Watkinsville author receives award for most recent work of historical fictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... Viviane Crystal of the Historical Novel Society. Weimer, a native of Georgia, who lived for 10 years in Habersham County before moving to the Athens area about four years ago, earned a journalism degree with a minor in history from Asbury University ...

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  20. Thunderstorm warnings issued for Upstate, NC, and GA countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | WYFF-TV Greenville

    The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for several Upstate, Georgia, and western North Carolina counties for the evening. The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Hart County, Stephens County, Habersham County, Franklin County, and Rabun County in Georgia.

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