Demorest has been king of the Fourth of July for many years, but COVID-19 has caused a second-straight year of no fireworks in the city.

Lights out for July 4 in Demorest

   Demorest is used to fireworks at its city council meetings, but there will be no fireworks in town on July 4 for the second-straight year.    The city council voted Tuesday night to pull back as much as possible of its $10,000 deposit on this…

Business picks up in Atlanta

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   Georgia’s legislature has been hard at work pushing bills through committees over the last couple weeks as they prepare to vote on potential new laws for this session.

Errors doom Raiders in loss to Dacula

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   Coming off a dramatic extra-inning win in their region opener on Monday, Habersham Central’s baseball team couldn’t keep the momentum rolling Wednesday, falling 12-3 to Dacula. 

Raiders get a sendoff on the way to the playoffs

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   Habersham Central left town to take on Rome in the state playoffs around noon today with a community sendoff.

   Come back to TheNortheastGeorgian.com tonight to find out how the Raiders did.