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Officials are confident several key strategic decisions will help improve Habersham Medical Center's (HMC) overall financial health, as well as its patient service capabilities. The action was taken Tuesday at the Hospital Authority of Habersham County's regular monthly meeting after discussing the series of ...
The 8U Girls team played in Habersham County but lost to Jefferson, 22-18 in the opening round. The 14U Girls team played in Savannah, but lost to Habersham County in the opening round by a score of 47-22. Other LCRD All-Star teams included 8U Boys, 10U Boys #1, 10U Boys #2, 10U Girls, 12U Boys ...

In Habersham County, by contrast, it was 122 (prescriptions).” Overdose deaths from opioid addiction have increased steadily, with 59,000 nationwide in 2016 and 1,302 in Georgia in 2015. The Northeast Georgia Medical Center emergency room handled 280 cases of opiate overdoses in 2015. In 2016 ...
Stephens County in northeastern Georgia... Habersham County in northeastern Georgia... Southwestern Rabun County in northeastern Georgia... * Until 1015 PM EDT. * At 936 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 12 miles north of Cleveland, or near Unicoi State Park, moving southeast at 50 mph.
“When you're talking about the epidemic in Georgia, Northeast Georgia is one of the most affected areas,” Jon Pope, of Hasty Pope, said on Wednesday, March 14. “Hall County through 2016 had prescription rate of … 94.5 prescriptions of opioids for every 100 people in Hall County. In Habersham County, ...
That highway also was good news for Habersham County, which had felt bypassed when the I-85 route was changed. Meanwhile, transportation issues confound those in North Georgia. I-985 and Ga. 365 are congested at times. Leaders still hope for a more direct connection between Ga. 60/Thompson ...

Students were evacuated Wednesday afternoon from North Habersham Middle School as authorities searched the school for a bomb. “We do have a bomb threat written on a bathroom wall,” Habersham County Sheriff Joey Terrell told The Northeast Georgian as the situation was still unfolding. Terrell said ...
An unidentified student has been arrested and school administrators have released statements after the student spoke words “deemed as threatening against the school,” an official stated. Habersham County School Superintendent Matthew Cooper confirmed in an electronic statement shared with parents ...
Authorities charged one person with felony murder and others with violating the Georgia racketeer influenced and corrupt organizations statute after a five-month investigation into a Habersham County overdose death. Adam Hicks died Sept. 18, which led members of the Appalachian Regional Drug ...
The Northeast Georgian is now accepting submissions for artwork that could be featured on the cover of the 2018 Hello Habersham magazine. Hello Habersham is the full-cover annual information guide to people, places and events in Habersham County. Last year, Amanda Craven Moon of Hollywood ...
Police are searching for a Habersham County woman who hasn't been seen since January 28. The family of 27 year-old Megan Elise Seay reported her missing on February 2. Her family says Seay usually checks in with them and it is very unusual for her to be missing for long periods of time.
HABERSHAM COUNTY, Ga. - Officials in Habersham County need help finding a missing 27-year-old woman. The family reported Megan Elise Seay missing to the Habersham County Sheriff's Office. Deputies said she was last seen on Jan. 28. The family told investigators it is highly unusual to not check ...
Pipe bomb found in Habersham County. Posted: Dec 05 2017 12:35AM EST. Video Posted: Dec 04 2017 11:18PM EST. HABERSHAM COUNTY, Ga. - Scary moments in Habersham County Monday. That's where deputies said a surveyor discovered a pipe bomb in the woods near a home on highway 115. The surveyor ...
Hunt, who was in the driver's seat, was killed instantly, according to Habersham County authorities. May said he and a woman came on the horrific scene first. Both were powerless to do anything to save Hunt. "The paramedics showed up and they said it was an act of God. The way it happened, the timing.
The student responsible for a bomb threat that caused the evacuation of a middle school last week has been identified, an official confirms. Habersham County School Superintendent Matthew Cooper said Wednesday in an emailed statement to The Northeast Georgian the juvenile, who's name will not be ...
HABERSHAM COUNTY, Ga. — A Tuesday fire inside a Habersham County hardware store was intentionally set, officials say. According to the Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner Ralph Hudgens, employees at Habersham Hardware & Home Center off Hwy-115 in Clarkesville noticed smoke coming ...
Habersham County Schools is proposing in its Fiscal Year 2019 budget using funds to hire two additional school resources officers (SRO), as well as a security guard and mental-health specialist – planned efforts to strengthen school safety as news of school shootings and threats continue to dominate ...

The release stated several search warrants were issued at residences in Baldwin, Cornelia, Mt. Airy, Carnesville and Gainesville, resulting in the arrests of more than a dozen men and women. In addition to ARDEO, the serving of search warrants also involved the Habersham County Sheriff's Office, ...
Authorities charged one person with felony murder and others with violating the Georgia racketeer influenced and corrupt organizations statute after a five-month investigation into a Habersham County overdose death. Adam Hicks died Sept. 18, which led members of the Appalachian Regional Drug ...
The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a flood watch for Habersham County effective from 7 a.m. Saturday to 7 p.m. Sunday. The NWS stated abundant moisture arriving from the Gulf of Mexico will produce several rounds of moderate to heavy rainfall over the weekend. Rainfall totals will likely ...
Two years later, city officials in Demorest, located on the edge of the Chattahoochee National Forest in Habersham County, began letting its workers with concealed carry permits carry guns on the job. Demorest Mayor Rick Austin said he decided to bring forth the policy change because people who did not ...
The Northeast Georgian is now accepting submissions for artwork that could be featured on the cover of the 2018 Hello Habersham magazine. Hello Habersham is the full-cover annual information guide to people, places and events in Habersham County. Last year, Amanda Craven Moon of Hollywood ...
Police are searching for a Habersham County woman who hasn't been seen since January 28. The family of 27 year-old Megan Elise Seay reported her missing on February 2. Her family says Seay usually checks in with them and it is very unusual for her to be missing for long periods of time.
HABERSHAM COUNTY, Ga. - Officials in Habersham County need help finding a missing 27-year-old woman. The family reported Megan Elise Seay missing to the Habersham County Sheriff's Office. Deputies said she was last seen on Jan. 28. The family told investigators it is highly unusual to not check ...
The Art with Heart fundraiser helps the shelter support animals in the long term — dogs like Ruben, a pit mix who was in the shelter for almost a year — and special rescue efforts like the Humane Society and other groups faced last year in Habersham County, when authorities seized hundreds of animals ...
Subfreezing temperatures and associated black ice will likely persist through noon Friday, warns the National Weather Service (NWS). A special weather statement, in effect through noon Jan. 19, indicates patchy black ice is expected across much of Northeast Georgia, including Habersham County.
Due to the threat of black ice, Habersham County Schools will operate on a three-hour delay Friday, Jan. 19. The delay applies to students and staff. "The delay will allow temperatures to rise above freezing and serves as a precaution for any refreezing that may occur overnight," said Habersham County ...
Born in Habersham County, Ga. on October 10, 1942, he was the son of the late Adger Bruce and Martha Monteen Newsome Lewallen. Coach Lewallen began his education career in Habersham County. He was a teacher at North Habersham for several years before becoming an assistant principal and ...
8:53 p.m.: Gordon County Schools closed on Friday. 8:52 p.m.: Fannin County Schools closed Friday. 8:50 p.m.: Decatur City Schools on a 2-hour delay Friday. 8:03 p.m.: Walton County Schools will be closed on Friday. 7:53 p.m.: Habersham County on a 3-hour delay Friday. Hall County on a 2-hour delay.
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Habersham County effective until 11 a.m. Thursday. The advisory states black ice and low wind chills are expected across portions of Northeast Georgia tonight into tomorrow, creating slippery road conditions. Occasional flurries or ...
With much of Georgia under a Winter Storm/Weather Advisory and related state of emergency, declared Tuesday by Gov. Nathan Deal, the following are winter weather-related cancellations, closures and delays for Wednesday, Jan. 17, in Habersham County. To add or update an announcement, please ...
Due to the threat of inclement winter weather, Habersham County School Superintendent Matthew Cooper said Sunday night Habersham County Schools will be closed for students and staff Monday, Jan. 8. Tallulah Falls School has also announced it will be closed. Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School, too, will ...
In observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Habersham County Commission has moved its regular January meeting to Monday, Jan. 8. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. at the Habersham County Courthouse, Clarkesville. All county offices, excluding the Habersham County Landfill, will be closed ...
Pipe bomb found in Habersham County. Posted: Dec 05 2017 12:35AM EST. Video Posted: Dec 04 2017 11:18PM EST. HABERSHAM COUNTY, Ga. - Scary moments in Habersham County Monday. That's where deputies said a surveyor discovered a pipe bomb in the woods near a home on highway 115. The surveyor ...
Hunt, who was in the driver's seat, was killed instantly, according to Habersham County authorities. May said he and a woman came on the horrific scene first. Both were powerless to do anything to save Hunt. "The paramedics showed up and they said it was an act of God. The way it happened, the timing.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Georgia has a warning for some of the state's top politicos: don't block constituents on social media. Wednesday, the ACLU of Georgia went public with their efforts to prevent censoring elected officials' and government leaders' constituents on official Facebook pages.
With much of Georgia under a Winter Storm/Weather Advisory and related state of emergency, declared Tuesday by Gov. Nathan Deal, the following are winter weather-related cancellations, closures and delays for Wednesday, Jan. 17, in Habersham County. To add or update an announcement, please ...
CORNELIA, Ga. - A man from Habersham County has been arrested after police say he left a young puppy out on his porch during freezing weather. Bobby Kyle Nelms, a 20-year-old resident of Cornelia, was arrested by police and animal control officers for the charge of aggravated cruelty to animals.
Nathan Deal declaring a state of emergency for Habersham, among other counties, in preparation for inclement winter weather, Habersham County ... "We cannot have school in light of this declaration," said Habersham County School Superintendent Matthew Cooper, who made the announcement around ...
... edition of The Northeast Georgian. Email photos with your name, telephone number and city to editor@thenortheastgeorgian.com, and be sure to identify any person(s) pictured. Photos submitted for consideration must be received by 5 p.m. Monday. Until then, Happy Snow Day, Habersham County!
Habersham County Schools will be closed Friday, Dec. 8, for students and staff after a Winter Storm Warning was issued Thursday by the National Weather Service. Habersham County School Superintendent Matthew Cooper notified The Northeast Georgian Thursday night of the closure, in effect for the ...
New Georgia cost-of-care law implemented in cruelty prosecution: Following up on a 2016 law that our legal team helped secure, the team assisted Habersham County (Georgia) officials with recovering almost $70,000 in costs of care in the first case involving the application of the new law. In passing the ...
Pipe bomb found in Habersham County. Posted: Dec 05 2017 12:35AM EST. Video Posted: Dec 04 2017 11:18PM EST. HABERSHAM COUNTY, Ga. - Scary moments in Habersham County Monday. That's where deputies said a surveyor discovered a pipe bomb in the woods near a home on highway 115. The surveyor ...
According to reports, Georgia prosecutors filed a DUI refusal charge against Carter earlier this month. He was also charged for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana as well as of other drug-related objects. The former musician will have to attend the Georgia Habersham County court to face the ...
Just one day after E! News confirmed the 29-year-old has left rehab after two months, it's been revealed that a DUI refusal charge was filed against Aaron in Georgia, following his July arrest. According to TMZ, Georgia's Habersham County law enforcement sources say that a DUI refusal charge was filed ...
Though Woody began his teaching career in Habersham County, he returned to Dawson County in 2015 to become the choral director of ...
DEMOREST, Ga. –One resident of this small town in Georgia says he has gotten resistance to the idea of starting an after-school religious club ...
BATESVILLE | This mountain community at the intersection of Georgia Highways 197 and 255 in Habersham County is where a rest stop and a survey of the landscape can lift or disappoint the emotions. In years past, visitors would be passionate about the turning of leaves and while the views are not as ...
When packing for the game in Habersham County last Friday night, I planned for the worst. It was fairly nice when we left, so my (short-sleeved) ...
... accompanied by their parents, dove headfirst into Halloween-themed activities and trick-or-treating opportunities across Habersham County.


 

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