DNR Taking Conservation Teacher of the Year Grant Applications

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources is offering a $1,000 grant to a third-, fourth- or fifth-grade public or private school teacher in the state who demonstrates exceptional energy and innovation in teaching life sciences. Science specialists covering those grade levels can also apply. The Conservation Teacher of the Year grant is coordinated by the Wildlife Conservation Section of DNR’s […]

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Lavonia Chick-Fil-A Closes After Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19

Chick-Fil-A in Lavonia is closed temporarily after at least one employee tested positive for COVID-19. In a statement released by the Corporate office in Atlanta late Wednesday, the Company confirmed the store had closed to clean and disinfect. “Our highest priority is the health and well-being of our Team Members and Guests. After learning that Team Members at Chick-fil-A Lavonia […]

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Franklin BOC Removes Airport Authority Appointees Addison and Flowers Amid GBI Investigation into Conflict of Interest Allegations

Franklin County Commissioners have replaced two members of the Franklin/Hart Airport Authority amid allegations that the president of the authority, Eddie Addison, had a conflict of interest because he has a lease-hold on a hanger at the airport. At their regular meeting Monday evening the Board voted to remove Eddie Addison and Bill Flowers, the two Franklin County appointees and […]

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Lavonia Waives Fee for Paying Water Bill Online

The City of Lavonia has waived the extra charge for customers who make their water payments online. At the City Council meeting this month, City Manager Charles Cawthon not having to pay the extra fee online has benefits for both the customer and the City. “It’s going to be a convenience factor for the customer and with things going on […]

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Hart BOE Pushes Back Start of Fall Semester

Students in Hart County will begin the fall semester a little later than normal. At their meeting Monday evening, the Hart County School Board of Education voted to adjust the 2020-2021 school calendar and made the following recommendations. The new start date for students will be Monday, August 17, 2020. Parents will be given the option of allowing their student […]

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