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Saturday, a group of local women experienced the satisfaction of fellowship and hard work, during the 2016 National Women Build, sponsored by Lowe’s and Habitat for Humanity International.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation may soon be assisting the city of Demorest in its quest for answers surrounding the disappearance of more than a half-million dollars.
In the midst of claims Habersham County Clerk of Court David C. Wall is profiting from passport fees, The Northeast Georgian has confirmed, in fact, he is – but he’s entitled to them.


Funeral services for Jerry F. Dickson, 73, of Valdosta, are scheduled for 4 p.m. Saturday, May 7, in the chapel of Carson McLane Funeral Home with the Rev. George Bennett and the Rev.
Ella Lou Wade, 57, of Alto, died May 2, 2016. Funeral services were held May 4 at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia.
Funeral services for Conny H. Shirley, 85, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 3 p.m. Friday, May 6, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, with Pastor Mike Cochran and the Rev.


I choose to be inebriated by love
To the editor:
Recently, I got inebriated and I had a hangover the next morning, but instead of feeling bad, I felt renewed.
It’s easy for rumors and innuendo to flow through a community, sometimes tarnishing bright lives and sullying reputations.
Clarkesville doing great job of keeping downtown beautiful
To the editor:

Northeast Georgian

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