Libby Hartbarger of the Horti-Floral Garden Club in Toccoa visited with Deen Day Sanders ( left) of the Day Butterfly Center during the recent  state  convention of  The Garden Clubs of Georgia held at Callaway Gardens.
This new diorama at the Stephens County Historical Museum depicts how the Cherokee Indians lived along the Tugaloo River in what is now Stephens County.
Pictured are (from left) Troy Dally, Lowe’s Companies Inc. senior vice president seasonal merchandising;  Chad Pruitt, Georgia Department of Education; Caitlin Franklin, secretary of the Stephens County High School SkillsUSA Chapter; Jayley Anderson, chapter representative for Models of Excellence; Mrs. Lennia Colwell, SCHS SkillsUSA Chapter advisor; Hayley Moavero, chapter representative for Models of Excellence; Mrs. Ashley Brown, SkillsUSA Georgia executive director;  Kim R. Ford, United States Departmen
This photo shows where the fire broke  through the roof of the structure and caused heavy damage.
U.S. Rep. Doug Collins

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Receiving awards from Sheriff Randy Shirley at the Sheriff’s Office’s annual Christmas dinner were Ronnie Edmonds (left) and Randy Mobley (right).

The Stephens County Sheriff’s Office recently recognized deputy and jailer of the year for 2016.

Pictured are (from left)Austin Allen, Dawson Dunn, Konnor Quick, Jermain Barnett, and Malik Rogers, organizers of the Kids Chasing Dream (K.C.D.) organization.

The program aims to provide teenagers an opportunity to discuss modern topics and issues and lend their opinions to the discussions.

New officers and directors are (front, from left) Linda Barrett, JoAnn Bruner, Crystal Garner, Jodi Bullard, Joni Ingram and  B.J. Alexander. At rear are Laury Gardner, Betty Powell, Maralee Ray, Melissa Smith and Shelley Phillips.

The Georgia Upstate Lakes Board of Realtors installed its new officers and board of directors at its annual membership meeting held on Dec. 15.

The Toccoa Record

Mailing Address:
P.O. Drawer 1069
Toccoa, GA 30577

Phone: 706-886-9476
Fax: 706-886-2161