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Volleyball: Lakeview splits at Hebron Christian
Lakeview Academy split a pair of volleyball matches Tuesday at Hebron Christian. The Lady Lions knocked off Tallulah Falls 25-10, 26-24 and before falling to host Hebron 25-19, 25-18.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
Clarkesville, Ga., Gets New Rescue Pumper
The Clarkesville Fire Department recently took delivery of its first pumper built by Marion Body Works. It's built on Spartan Metro Star cab and chassis, powered by a 450-hp Cummins engine and an Allison transmission.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Baker, Weidner get new terms on state Superior Court Clerk authority
Hall County Clerk of Courts Charles Baker has been reappointed to the Georgia Superior Court Clerks Cooperative Authority as has Clarkesville attorney Jim Weidner. The re-appointments were made by Gov. Nathan Deal.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
4 from Hall, Habersham, Rabun counties named to various state groups by Gov. Deal
Four people from Hall, Habersham, and Rabun counties were named recently to three state boards, committees and commissions by Gov. Nathan Deal.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Hall County firefighters salute injured coworkers
Firefighters from Station 8 saluted as a processional carrying Hall County firefighter Will Griffin drove underneath the overpass.
Dr. 'Jack' Lancaster
Dr. Josephas Jackson "Jack" Lancaster, 90, of the Belmont community in Gainesville, passed away on the morning of Wednesday, August 27, 2014.
Walmart opens Georgia primary care clinics on Friday
Two Georgia Walmart stores are among the first in the country to offer corporate-operated primary care clinics.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Threat leads to evacuations at North Georgia Tech
Students at North Georgia Technical College in Clarkesville have been given the all-clear to re-enter most buildings on campus after a threat was written on the wall of one building.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Georgia DNR conducts rescue training at Tallulah Gorge
When an injured hiker, boater or recreationalist becomes stranded in a hard-to-reach place, who comes to the rescue? In addition to specially-trained, ground-based personnel often the Georgia Department of Natural Resources Aviation Division is called to retrieve that person.
Family Fun Fest draws crowd to Clarkesville
The Habersham County United Way held its annual Family Fun Fest Saturday in Clarkesville.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Rabun wreck critically injures motorcyclist
A motorcyclist was critically injured in a two-vehicle wreck in Rabun County Saturday afternoon.
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Mr. James Lark
Mr. James Olin Lark, age75 of Mountain City, Georgia passed away on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Sanitation truck engulfed by flames near Mt. Airy
A waste collection truck was destroyed by fire near Mt. Airy Tuesday morning. The truck, from Clarkesville-based Chase Sanitation, experienced mechanical issues just before the 8:30 incident at the intersection of Camp Creek and Hazel Creek roads near Mt.