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Piedmont University unveils new name to students at “U Day” celebration

As of this week, Piedmont College has become Piedmont University, setting a week of campus-wide spirit in motion and concluding the week with an...

Clarkesville turns on the blue lights for Child Abuse Prevention Month

Downtown Clarkesville is 'blue' this month, raising awareness for a good cause. The city wrapped strands of blue lights around lamp posts in observance...

White County firefighters train for life and death situations

Eight White County firefighters can now add the title of Emergency Medical Responder to their resum├ęs after graduating from training earlier this week. EMRs are...

Demorest man who was shot to death to be laid to rest

A private family funeral service will be held for a Demorest man who police say was murdered over the weekend. Cody Stancil died from...

Owner reunited with beloved dog that vanished after Hwy. 115 wreck

It was a happy reunion in Habersham County for a Monroe, Georgia, teen and her beloved pet. Stiles, a 4-year-old black lab mix, ran...

Keyes named NGTC Employee of the Year

Her peers laud her for going above and beyond her normal duties to help people: Her boss says she's a "joy" to have on...

Area nursing students administer COVID-19 vaccines

Two weeks after COVID-19 vaccines became available to all Georgians over 16 years of age, area nursing students are working hard to make sure...

Former Cleveland resident killed in Atlanta hit-and-run

Atlanta Police are searching for the driver who struck and killed a former Cleveland resident over the weekend in Buckhead. A press release from the...

Cornelia issues Boil Water Advisory for some city water customers

The Cornelia City Water Department has issued a Boil Water Advisory for customers in the area of South Quail Trail. Officials say a 6" water...

Habersham County arrest report

Here's the latest arrest report from the Habersham County Sheriff's Office. DISCLAIMER The arrest records available through this website are public information. Any indication of an...

Jury trials resume in Habersham County

If you're up for jury duty in Habersham County, get ready to serve: The Mountain Judicial Circuit Court this week resumed jury trials for...

Two-vehicle crash near Clarkesville sends three people to the hospital

A two-vehicle crash injured three people Tuesday in Habersham County. The accident happened at the intersection of Highway 115 and Habersham Mills Road. According to...