Third Person Arrested in Connection With Hart County Manhunt

By Charlie Bauder, WNEG Radio, Toccoa A third person has been arrested in Stephens County in connection with last week’s massive manhunt in Hart County. As that manhunt continued in Hart County last Tuesday, Stephens County Sheriff Randy Shirley said his deputies, along with agents from the  Mountain Judicial Circuit N.C.I.S. Drug Team, and the ATF descended on a house […]

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State Officials Launch Motorcycle Safety Campaign

While Georgia experienced fewer motorcycle deaths overall in 2012, motorcyclists in the state are killed at a rate disproportionate to their counterparts in passenger cars, according to an analysis by the Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety. As the state’s motorcycle riding season nears its peak, highway safety advocates last week called for both motorcyclists and motorists to share the […]

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Tenneco Hartwell Plant Fined Again For Safety Violations

Tenneco Automotive Operating Co. has been cited for 13 safety and health violations by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration following an inspection at its manufacturing facility in Hartwell. Proposed fines total $62,000. One repeat safety violation, with a penalty of $22,000, involves the employer failing to reduce the pressure in a compressed air device to […]

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