Wednesday, September 4, 2019
ATLANTA – Lavonia Police Chief Bruce Carlisle was in Atlanta last week to be sworn in to a state office by Gov. Brian Kemp.
Thursday, August 29, 2019
CARNESVILLE – A complaint filed against Franklin County commissioners and other officials was dismissed Monday by the county’s ethics board. Daniele Weaver of Royston filed ethics complaints July 9 against the board of commissioners, the county’s planning and zoning board, County Manager Elizabeth Thomas (as planning director) and planning board member Guerry Hall. Weaver’s complaints were the first to ever be filed under the county’s ethics ordinance, which went into effect in 2011.
Saturday, August 24, 2019
TOCCOA – One man is in jail and another in critical condition following a stabbing Friday on Williams Bridge Road.
Kandice S. Eberhardt
Friday, August 23, 2019
CARNESVILLE – “Our booster clubs are our parents and we want our parents to be involved,” said Franklin County Schools Athletic Director Jason Oliver. “We want them to be active. They should be active in any way they can help.” As the new athletic director, Oliver is looking at making some changes to how booster clubs approach their fundraising.