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The Habersham County Commission is hosting a series of informational meetings to discuss the proposed Roads and Bridges Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST), which will be up for vote co

Two Habersham County police departments were among 25 law enforcement agencies honored Wednesday, Sept.

Friday night at Habersham Central High School saw many people from the community gather for an important cause: to bring awareness to all levels of bullying in society today.  

Sports for Subscribers

Victories in three out of their last four matches have gotten the Habersham Central High School (HCHS) Lady Raiders volleyball team out of its funk and back on the winning track as the regular seas

Habersham County middle school quarterback Quinton Sharpe, No. 20, fakes a handoff during an offensive drill at practice Wednesday.

Coming off a loss to Stephens County High School last week, the Habersham Central High School (HCHS) Raiders have turned their focus toward the region portion of their schedule, and are using their

Unwind North Georgia

While you may think of Champagne as just for toasting, experts point out that it can actually be quite food-friendly.

Unexpected matches for your summer meals.

Summer is here, which means it is time to create sensational seasonal wine and food pairings to elegantly entertain family and friends.

Summer is a time for picnics, festive garden gatherings and poolside parties.

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When traveling through the mountains, sometimes it’s best to stop and enjoy outdoor activities in this beautiful natural setting.

Called “one of the most beautiful parks in the North Georgia Mountains,” Meeks Park, located one mile west of Blairsville, is home to several festivals throughout the summer and fall.

Obituaries

Funeral services for Cindy Mildred Porterfield Johnson, 67, of Mt. Airy, were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 23, at Hillside Memorial Chapel. The Rev. Anthony Shore and the Rev.

A celebration of life for Kirk Hamilton Davis Jr., 94, will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, at Hillside Memorial Chapel, 5495 state Route 197 S., Clarkesville.

Funeral services for Pearl Yvonne Taylor, 78, of Demorest, were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24, at the Chapel of Barrett Funeral Home. The Rev. Charles Grant, the Rev. Steve Rogers, the Rev.

Op/Ed for Subscribers

Consideration of a proposed Roads and Bridges Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) may have Habersham County taxpayers asking questions – but we have the answers.

Today I want to say happy anniversary to my wonderful husband K.C. This anniversary will be our 41st. Wow! I realize I’m truly blessed to have K.C. in my life.

Come Election Day, leaders of Habersham County and its seven municipalities will find out whether a proposed transportation sales tax hits a dead end or paves the way for much-needed improvements.

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