Kemp also acknowledged the number of hospitalizations – a key marker in assessing the virus’ spread – has crept up in recent weeks.

Kemp, health experts urge mask wearing in Georgia

By Beau Evans Staff Writer Capitol Beat News Service Gov. Brian Kemp is holding off on ordering a statewide mandate to wear masks in Georgia as positive cases of coronavirus and hospitalizations are on the rise.   The governor embarked on a six-…

Askew speaks at Crossroads


    Teresa Askew will be the featured speaker at the 2020 All About Grace women’s conference scheduled for Saturday, March 14, at Crossroads Baptist Church.

Brock named to TMU President's Club


    Ellen Brock, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Brock of Stephens County, recently graduated from Truett-McConnell University with a bachelor of science degree in education.

Football summer workouts begin


By Tom Law
The Toccoa Record
    Stephens County High School athletic teams – including the football Indians – have been cleared for traditional voluntary summer workouts.