Auction to Benefit Habitat 7th House This Saturday

Habitat for Humanity in Franklin County is holding their first ever auction this weekend to raise money for construction of their 7th house. All summer long, Habitat has been taking in donations for the auction which takes place Saturday evening beginning at 6p.m. in the parking lot in front of the Habitat Thrift store on SR17 in Lavonia. Habitat executive […]

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Bowman March Rescheduled

By David Stephens, WSGC Radio, Elberton The Concerned Citizens group of Bowman, Georgia has had a change of plans for the upcoming protest march. The original route was set to begin at the Bowman Community Center, and would have followed State Route 17 to the Elberton Civic Center. Due to safety concerns however, the march has been moved to September […]

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Board Approves New Royston Library Design

The Franklin County Library board has approved the architectural plans for the new Royston Public Library. At a meeting Wednesday morning, the board, along with members of the Athens Regional Library System and city staff got a firsthand look at the drawings and plans for the new facility, which will be located in the old city hall and community room. […]

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Fiscal Year Starts Slow for Franklin County

Franklin county is getting off to a slow, but good start financially for fiscal 2013 On Monday, county manager Billy Morse gave his first financial report for new fiscal year. “Our cash balance continues to be at the lowest point of the fiscal year,” Morse said. “This is to be expected  and this trend will continue probably for another couple […]

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