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Suspended WCU fraternity faces new allegation

May 21, 2015

The Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity at Western Carolina University that was suspended for hazing allegations now faces more trouble.  Last Month Pi Kappa Alpha was suspended for five years after reports surfaced that members water-boarded a pledge in an off-campus incident in February. Now a member Walter Conger is accused of severely beating freshman Zach…

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Rabid Raccoon Confirmed in Stephens Co.

May 21, 2015

Health and animal control officials are confirming that a rabid raccoon was found over the weekend in Stephens County. Toccoa-Stephens County Humane Shelter Director Jeff Roberts said that the raccoon was found on Mize Road in an area between the Toccoa By-pass and the Stephens…

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Tuesday Afternoon Bank Robbery near Seneca

May 21, 2015
Tuesday Afternoon Bank Robbery near Seneca

The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Tuesday afternoon bank robbery that occurred near Seneca. Dispatchers received a call around 4:22pm of a robbery at Community First Bank located at the intersection of Highway 123 and Sheep Farm Road. Pictures from the bank’s surveillance…

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GDOT Closing Part of Anderson Thomas Road

May 21, 2015

Part of an area road in the southern half of Stephens County will close today for a time in connection to the Highway 17 construction project. Georgia Department of Transportation…

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Baseball Team Concludes Playoff Run

May 19, 2015

The Rabun County Wildcats Varsity Baseball team concludes their run in the state tournament. The Diamond Cats reached the semi-finals of the Class AA state baseball tournament, before dropping the…

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Man Killed With Pellet Rifle

May 17, 2015

A Rabun County man dies after being shot with a pellet rifle over the weekend. Rabun County Sheriff’s Office Chief Investigator Jack Tanksley said that on Saturday, the Rabun County…

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Rabun & Macon Counties

Stephens, Oconee & Habersham Counties

Calendar

  • May 25, 2015 11:00 amMemorial Day Service
  • May 30, 2015Relay for Life 5K
  • June 2, 2015 8:00 amNortheast Georgia Annual kids golf tournament
  • June 5, 2015 11:00 amRelay for Life Hot dog plate fundraiser
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