News Stories

Believe it or not there are times that every now and then, K.C. and I do go out to eat. You’d think that would be a peaceful thing to do. Well, not quite so in the Chitwood home. 
Students at Habersham Ninth Grade Academy and Habersham Central High School will now have the opportunity to strengthen their academic core.
The annual Northeast Georgia Peace Walk celebrated 31 years this past Sunday, Jan. 15. The event attracted a large crowd, which marched in solidarity for peace.

Obituaries

Funeral services for Annie Bell Zimmerman York, 86, of Mt. Airy, are scheduled for 1 p.m. today, Jan. 18, from the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev.
Funeral services for Jerel Phillip McClain, 70, of Clarkesville, were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Connie Berry officiating.
Funeral services for Vera Lynch McDuffie, 88, of Baldwin, were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with Micah Still officiating.

Op/Ed

Want to set the record straight
To the editor:
Mr. Walter Harris said the American people elected Mr. Trump. Actually, the Electoral College did that. 
It's a new year, one with promise for a ripening economy with potential growth for existing and new business in Habersham County, and with it jobs for area residents.
While government at the federal level currently appears as churning and wringing as a Maytag washing machine, Habersham County is fortunate to have strong, experienced leadership on the Habersham

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