News Stories

Things are slowly normalizing at the Cornelia Community House after a fire sprinkler unloaded thousand of gallons of water into the building.
Habersham County native Clayton Welborn started his music career three years ago as a drum technician.
The venue has changed for the sixth annual Northeast Georgia Bridal Show.

Obituaries

Ralph H. Hall, 75, of Baldwin died Jan. 9, 2017. No services are planned at this time. Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.
Funeral services for Bill C. Savage, 78, of Demorest, are scheduled for 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 15, at Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, with the Rev. Ed Brewer officiating.
Funeral services for Patsy Nell Higgins Ordner, 87, of Alto, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at Alto C.H. Church with the Rev. Scott Ledbetter officiating.

Op/Ed

While government at the federal level currently appears as churning and wringing as a Maytag washing machine, Habersham County is fortunate to have strong, experienced leadership on the Habersham
No more excuses
To the editor:
The following is an open letter to U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson, U.S. Sen. David Perdue and U.S. Rep. Doug Collins:
Five days following snowfall Friday night and freezing temperatures following through the weekend, we are finally thawing out. 

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