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Unemployment Down in Georgia, Up in Rabun County

March 24, 2015

Area unemployment numbers were released last week from the Georgia Department of Labor for January. While State numbers continue to get better a little bit at a time dropping from 6.6% in December to 6.4% in January, Rabun County’s numbers are headed in the opposite direction, increasing almost a full percentage point from December to…

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Rabun Betters the State and the Nation

March 24, 2015

The national average price for a gallon of regular gasoline remained relatively stable last week holding at $2.42 per gallon. However, prices in Georgia fell 5 cents over the week. In Georgia the average price is $2.22, 1 cent less than a month ago and…

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Saturday School for Everyone

March 23, 2015

In last Thursday’s Board of Education meeting, it was decided that Students will attend school on Saturday, March 28th, in order to help make up days missed due to the winter storm. School that Saturday will begin at the normal time, with students being released…

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N.C. looks to ban powdered alcohol

March 23, 2015

A bill was introduced on Wednesday in the North Carolina House that would prohibit powdered alcohol in the state. A federal regulator, earlier this month, approved a product called Palcohol,…

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Hazing at Walhalla High

March 23, 2015

Incidents of hazing involving members of the Walhalla High boys’ varsity soccer team have led to what the county superintendent says are the suspensions of five players  Dr. Michael Thorsland,…

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Roadwork Pushed to Friday

March 19, 2015

According to Clayton City Marshall, Scott Crane, due to today’s weather, the repairs being made to the guardrail on Old 441 South have been pushed back to tomorrow. Old 441…

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Rabun & Macon Counties

Stephens, Oconee & Habersham Counties

Calendar

  • March 28, 2015 10:00 amRanch Roping & Cow Horse versatility
  • March 28, 2015 11:00 amTallulah-Persimmon Annual BBQ
  • March 28, 2015 4:00 pmBlue Heights Easter Egg- stravaganza
  • March 28, 2015 5:00 pmSatolah Fire & Rescue Spring Benefit
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