Habersham County Newswire

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  1. Prep Roundup: Lambert girls soccer moves closer to region titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Forsyth County News

    Andrew Grogan struck out nine in five shutout innings as the Raiders cruised to a Region 6-AAAAAA victory Tuesday at home. North also got big performances at the plate from Dakota Chalmers and Parker Enright, who both had three RBIs.

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  2. Two couples open antique and artwork store in AltoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Times

    Wesley and Michelle Jackson opened Crazy Mule Arts and Antiques in Habersham County with friends Steve and Amy Saxon about a year ago. The place has proven popular with locals, as well as the travelers along Ga.

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  3. Matthew SiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Times

    ... wider range of motion and become thicker. Arthritis sets in. Matthew Sisk is a practicing veterinarian from Habersham County. Have questions about your pet? He can be reached at mattsisk2003@yahoo.com.

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  4. Home reflects community spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | The Times

    City councilwoman Myrtle Figueras speaks at the Harper-Smith House, Inc., ribbon cutting ceremony on Saturday, April 11, 2015. The house will serve a community outreach center providing education support to at-risk individuals and families.

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  5. Piedmont Chorale to present 'Carmina Burana' April 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The Piedmont College Chorale and Orchestra "Great Composers Series" will present Carl Orff's masterwork, "Carmina Burana," at 7:30 p.m., April 14, in the Center for Worship and Music at the Demorest campus. Directed by Dr. Lauren Ringwall, the concert will feature soloists Dr. Andrea Price, soprano; Dr. Johnathan Pilkington, tenor; Barton Gilleland, baritone; and the Seventh and Eighth Grade Advanced Girls Chorus of C.W. Davis Middle School, directed by Debbie Looney.

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  6. Demorest names two finalists for city managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The Demorest City Council has released the names of two individuals it considers finalists for the vacant city manager position. Lindsey currently serves as executive director in the Professional Licensing Boards Division of the Office of Secretary of State, a position he has held since March 2002.

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  7. Jesus - He lived, He died, He aroseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Like Christian churches across the world, The Torch Worship Center near Demorest observes Holy Week activities, including Good Friday and Easter. What makes The Torch somewhat unique is its annual Three Crosses display where several church members take their turn on a wooden cross beside Jesus on Good Friday.

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  8. Class Notes: Mount Vernon Exploratory School receives garden grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Times

    ... disaster drill, which included nursing students from the Demorest and Athens campuses, plus help from Habersham County Medical Center and area emergency agencies. Nearly 60 junior student nurses acted as victims of a gas tank explosion. The exercise ...

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  9. Matthew SiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | The Times

    ... is and are usually more inclined to chew plants in the home. Matthew Sisk is a practicing veterinarian from Habersham County. Have questions about your pet? He can be reached at mattsisk2003@yahoo.com.

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  10. Rudi KieferRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | The Times

    To estimate if there's enough moisture in the soil, you already have a good testing device available. Just stick your index finger into the ground.

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  11. Mary Ann HillRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | MainStreetNews.com

    Mary Ann Westbrook Hill, 80, passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at her residence. Born in Banks County on September 17, 1934, she was the daughter of the late John Ruben Westbrook and Bernice Osborne "Big Mama" Westbrook.

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  12. Piedmont names veteran baseball coach Peeples as new ADRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    Peeples was named the school's athletic director on Thursday, taking over from John Dzik, who announced in January that he would retire June 30 after 10 years in the position. Peeples, now in his 14th year as coach, also serves as associate athletic director for facilities.

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  13. Habersham confirms rabies case in FairviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    A Habersham County dog is in home quarantine after being attacked by a rabid raccoon. The incident happened Monday on Fairview Court in the Fairview community, said Habersham County Animal Care and Control Director Madi Hawkins.

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  14. Rob MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... suffered injuries in a two-vehicle wreck that resulted in a church van overturning in Toccoa Sunday. The Habersham County Commission again is finding itself in the position of having to take over long-term debt for one of its authorities Agents from ...

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  15. Jim Peeples named new Piedmont College ADRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Times

    Piedmont College head baseball coach Jim Peeples has been named the new athletic director at the college, taking over from John Dzik, who announced in January that he would retire June 30 after 10 years in the AD position. Peeples, now in his 14th year as coach, also serves as Associate Athletic Director for Facilities.

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  16. Consolidation closing banking centers in Baldwin, WinderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... Winder Mimosa location," Wayne said. "That office is scheduled to close on May 7." The other is located in Habersham County and is the only financial institution in Baldwin. "The second location is our Baldwin office, which is 1.7 miles from our ...

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  17. 'Lady's Book' debuted in 1830Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Examiner.com

    Anyone who enjoys reading a women's magazine owes a debt of gratitude to Louis A. Godey. Born to French immigrants who made their home in New York, Louis created a magazine which focused on topics that concerned women and their lives.

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  18. Consolidation closing banking centers in Baldwin, WinderRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... Winder Mimosa location," Wayne said. "That office is scheduled to close on May 7." The other is located in Habersham County and is the only financial institution in Baldwin. "The second location is our Baldwin office, which is 1.7 miles from our ...

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  19. Large water main break affecting Demorest customersRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 31 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    A number of Demorest customers are without water after a contractor struck a water main while digging to install new sewer lines Tuesday afternoon. City officials say the leak, near G&P Auto just north of Cornelia, affects customers on Central Avenue to The Express Mart at Florida Street.

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  20. Matthew SiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Times

    ... they will have specific needs. Know them before committing. Matthew Sisk is a practicing veterinarian from Habersham County. Have questions about pets? He can be reached at mattsisk2003@yahoo.com.

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