Class-Action Suit Filed Against Toccoa Biofuel Plant

By Charlie Bauder, WNEG Radio, Toccoa About 100 area residents are asking a federal court to take action against Wilbros in regards to odor emanating from the facility in a lawsuit filed last week. Toccoa Attorney Alton Adams filed the suit in U.S. District Court in Gainesville against Wilbros and associated defendants on Friday and provided a copy of that […]

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Students Return to Class in Hart County Today

The school buses are running this morning in Hart County as the first day of class begins for the 2013-2014 school year. And students at the Hart County Middle School will see some new faculty faces when they return to class today. Late last month, the Hart County Board of Education made some last minute hiring decisions in a special […]

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Health Insurance, Employee Evaluations on Franklin BOC Agenda Tonight

The Franklin County Board of Commissioners plans tonight to take up the matter of whether the commissioners should be provided with county health insurance when they meet for their regular monthly meeting. At their work session last week, Commissioner David Strickland said he believed it should be offered to everyone, even part-time salaried employees, such as the commissioners, because the […]

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City of Lavonia to Set 2013 Millage Tonight

At their regular meeting tonight, the Lavonia City Council is expected to discuss the transition of ownership of the Franklin County Cannery from the Franklin County School system to the City of Lavonia. At a recent work session, Lavonia City Manager Gary Fepserman said an agreement between the two bodies had been worked out.  The city wants to take over […]

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