News for Subscribers

Discussion surrounding the city of Baldwin’s decision to end its automatic-aid agreement with Habersham County has become, in a matter of speaking, “he said, she said.”

The city of Baldwin has returned fire, pointing the finger back at Habersham County government.

The Demorest City Council has approved hiring CCR Environmental Inc. to handle water quality monitoring and biological and habitat monitoring for the city.  

Sports for Subscribers

Under a cloudless sky with the sun beaming down Tuesday afternoon, the Habersham Central High School Lady Raiders took to the softball diamond as they hosted a pair of summer league scrimmages agai

While the coaches and players that make up a team are generally the recipients of the attention and accolades that are generated, sometimes the people behind the scenes are more deserving.

While he is barely out of the infancy of his track and field career, Habersham County’s Brad Chosewood is already making a name for himself in the sport after placing 10th in the USATF (United Stat

Unwind North Georgia

Obituaries

Funeral services for James Dillashaw, 90, of Alto, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, July 14, in the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home. Burial will follow in B.C.

Winnie Pearl Williams, 76, of Clarkesville, died July 11, 2018. Funeral services are scheduled for 3 p.m. today, July 13, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.

A private memorial service is planned for George T. Moore, 67, of Toccoa. 

Mr. Moore died Saturday, July 7, 2018, at Habersham Medical Center.

Op/Ed for Subscribers

As the old saying goes, “The only two things in life that are certain are death and taxes.” In that context, we can all agree paying taxes trumps the graveyard.

Beware, America

To the editor:

Since history was only spoken, people have had pets. Most are treated like regular members of the family, with love and care.

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