Smithsonian Exhibit Comes to Toccoa

By Charlie Bauder, WNEG Radio, Toccoa Toccoa welcomes the New Harmonies exhibit. An event took place Friday evening at the Schaefer Center in downtown Toccoa to welcome the traveling exhibit from the Smithsonian Institution. The “New Harmonies: Celebrating American Roots Music” exhibit covers the history of American music. It was brought to Toccoa through a joint effort of the Georgia […]

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Martin Christmas Light Display Vandalized

Martin town officials are asking for the public’s help and offering a one thousand dollar reward for information leading to the arrest of the Grinch who stole their Christmas. Martin officials say someone vandalized the town’s Christmas decorations causing an estimated $7,000 in damage to the town’s traditional holiday light display. In all, they say 25 pieces of the town’s […]

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Franklin BOC to Consider Grand Jury Recommendations

The Franklin County Board of Commissoners  will meet the end of the month for a day long planning session and at that meeting the board expects to go over  a list of recommendations made recently by the Franklin County Grand Jury. “The Franklin County Grand Jury recommends a meeting be held between the commissioner and the jail administration regarding expansion,” […]

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