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While Georgia’s Fiscal Year 2018 proposed budget provides guideposts for legislators during their 2018 session, it also raises interesting questions for legislators to consider during the current
A spike in flu patients, in addition to regular patients, has had Habersham Medical Center fluctuating between maximum and lesser capacities.
After inclement winter weather prompted Habersham County Schools to close two days this week, Habersham County School Superintendent Matthew Cooper said there’s only so many opportunities to make


Coach Francis “Marion” Thompson, 88, of Homer, died Jan. 16, 2018. Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Funeral services for Linda Chambers Hughes, 71, of Mt. Airy, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Dr.
Funeral services for Coach Bruce Lewallen, 75, of Clarkesville, are scheduled for 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 20, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev.

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Time to stop coal ash from being dumped in Georgia
To the editor:
Congratulations to Cornelia for being named one of the first 10 communities across the state designated as a Rural Zone by the Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA).

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