Restored Lavonia Train Depot Opens

The restoration of the historic Lavonia train depot is now complete and hundreds gathered Saturday to a get a look at the future and the past. A special open house sponsored by the Lavonia Women’s Club and the Downtown Development Authority was held Saturday afternoon so the public could get a first-hand look at the work that had been done. […]

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Judges Orders Mediation in Wilbros Suit

By Charlie Bauder, WNEG Radio,  Toccoa A hearing for a preliminary injunction in the Wilbros case will not continue next month as the two sides have been ordered into further mediation. Superior Court Judge Robert Adamson issued the order last week.   The ruling comes after a day long hearing in December. During that hearing Adamson ruled an Enviromental Protection Division […]

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No Decision Reached to Increase Shelter Funding

Members of the Northeast Georgia Animal Shelter board and staff walked away from a Franklin County Board of Commissioners work session Thursday empty handed. At the meeting Thursday morning, the board took up the matter of adding another $25,000 in funding to the shelter, which would bring the county in line with a 2010 funding agreement. The shelter in Lavonia […]

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