O'Barr retires as Lavonia fire chief


LAVONIA – Lavonia Fire Chief Scott O’Barr has retired from the department.

O’Barr informed the Lavonia City Council of his retirement Sept. 8, saying he knew it was short notice.

'Mermaid' on stage this weekend


LAVONIA – The Franklin Community Players’ (FCP) production of “The Little Mermaid” will be on stage for four performances this weekend at the Lavonia Cultural Center.