The Northeast Health District will offer online scheduling for three of its COVID-19 testing locations beginning Saturday, September 19.
Jackson EMC is assisting with power restoration efforts at Baldwin EMC in Summerdale, Ala., where heavy rain and strong winds from Hurricane Sally resulted in widespread power outages.
Georgia Power is encouraging its customers to prepare for potential emergencies this September in observing National Preparedness Month.
Braselton leaders approved a town-initiated rezoning and annexation this week in an attempt to remedy an alleged procedural error during a previous round of hearings.
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Hoschton Mayor Shannon Sell said that property taxes would likely be needed if the town creates a city police department.
The number of students and staff under quarantine in the Jefferson and Jackson County school systems went down last week, but the numbers were up for the Commerce City School System.
Hoschton planners recently delayed a vote on a preliminary plat for a section of the Twin Lakes development. The commission requested additional information on the pending city impact fees program before making a decision.
The Jefferson school board passed a $34.2 million budget for FY2021 on Sept. 10 while also approving a millage rate that’s unchanged from last year at 15.157 mills.
Georgia Power crews returned home after spending more than a week in Louisiana assisting with restoration after Hurricane Laura made landfall along the Louisiana Gulf Coast.
Rockefeller Group announced recently that it has broken ground on a 222,330-square-foot speculative distribution center located on 20.6 acres in Braselton.
The Maysville City Council has postponed approval of the millage rate for 2021. The council was slated to set the millage rate for both Banks County and Jackson County portions of the city during a special meeting on September 3. But, due to lack of a quorum, the council was unable to act on…
Deaths from the COVID virus continue to mount in Jackson County, reaching a total of 27 as of Sept. 6. The most recent death was recorded on Sept. 4.
Georgia Power announced recently that the typical residential customer using 1,000-kilowatt hours will receive an estimated $12 credit on their October Georgia Power bill. This reflects implementation of a one-time $61.6 million credit for customers, approved by the Georgia Public Service Co…
The Jackson County and City of Jefferson school systems saw a jump in students being quarantined due to exposure to the COVID virus last week.
Georgia Power has sent approximately 100 personnel and crews to Louisiana to assist with restoration efforts from Hurricane Laura.
Rep. Doug Collins called on Immigration and Customs Enforcement and border patrol agencies on Aug. 27 to identify and deport any workers a the SK battery plant in Commerce who are in the country illegally.
Jackson EMC has released 50 contractors to help with the anticipated power restoration efforts in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas from approaching Hurricane Laura. Crews will be ready to respond when conditions are safe.
A group of Jefferson citizens has successfully raised $1,600 through a GoFundMe effort to pay for an Open Records request from the Jefferson City School System.
Explore Georgia recently announced that it has awarded more than $75,000 in tourism product development grants to 13 new and expanding projects across the state.
Rep. Doug Collins has sent a letter to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency (ICE) asking that it pursue an investigation of reports that many of those doing the construction of the SK Battery plant in Commerce are in the country illegally.