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Public Meetings Regarding Future Hunting Regulations Scheduled for January

December 29, 2014

Hunters and other interested citizens are invited to attend any of eight upcoming public meetings regarding the development of hunting regulations for the 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 hunting seasons. These meetings, sponsored by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division, are specifically designed to give the public a chance to provide input in the…

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UGA Among Top 10 Best Values in Public Colleges Ranking

December 29, 2014

The University of Georgia has been ranked No. 10 on Kiplinger’s Personal Finance list of 100 best values among public colleges and universities for 2015. UGA climbed to the 10th position last year based on improved test scores and a more-competitive admission rate and held its place in the top 10 this year, with Kiplinger…

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WSGC Year in Review: Day 3

December 26, 2014

It is the final countdown and final stop on the 2014 WSGC Year in Review. Each year at WSGC Radio, we take time towards the end of the year to reflect back on what big issues and stories gripped our area. The third and final portion of the 2014 WSGC Year in Review can be…

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WSGC Year in Review: Day 2

December 23, 2014

Welcome back once again Granite County, and thank you for stopping by for Day 2 of the 2014 WSGC Year in Review. For those unfamiliar with what the annual year in review entails, it is a recap of the biggest issues and events from 2014 in Elbert County. To catch Day 2′s recap of 2014…

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WSGC Year in Review: Day 1

December 22, 2014

It is that time of the year again Granite County. The annual WSGC Year in Review, where the News Department has assembled a recap of the biggest happenings and issue in Elbert County throughout the past year. For those who want to catch the WSGC Year in Review live, you can hear it on 105.3…

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Things to Keep in Mind to Help Prevent Christmas Time Burglaries

December 19, 2014

The holiday season normally marks an uptick in the amount of home burglaries due to recent Christmas shopping that has occurred. The Elbert County Sheriff’s Office is offering some advice to help you avoid becoming a victim of a burglary. Some basic tips include keeping all doors and windows locked, as well as keeping exterior…

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Elberton Police Chief Welsh Offers Helpful Advice While Out Shopping

December 19, 2014

Today begins the final weekend before Christmas arrives, and that means one more chance for last minute shoppers to hit stores to purchase those gifts for loved ones. Elberton Police Chief Mark Welsh urges caution for holiday shoppers, hoping to help preventing thefts from personal vehicles. Chief Welsh offers advice on what to do when…

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2014 WSGC Year in Review Begins on Monday

December 19, 2014

Christmas arrives next week and with its arrival comes the annual 2014 WSGC Year in Review. Each year the WSGC News Department assembles a recap of the biggest stories and issues that occurred in Elbert County and Northeast Georgia. Each day, for three days, beginning on December 22nd; listeners will hear one big recap for…

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Wintertime Boaters Warned About Dangers of Cold Water

December 19, 2014

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia   Most of us think of boating and being out on the water as a summer time activity, but there are those die-hard anglers and others who still get out on the lake during the cold winter months. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is warning people to take…

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Cattlemen’s Association Urging Caution for Potential Cattle Thefts

December 19, 2014

As cattle prices currently sit pretty good, an uptick of cattle thefts have been reported in Georgia. Recently, according to the Georgia Cattlemen’s Association, farmers in Barrow and Greene Counties have reported either stolen cattle or cattle trailers. In Barrow County, the alleged thieves used catch pens to heard cows into and fed them for…

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Calendar

  • January 29, 2015 7:00 pmThe Inspirations gospel concert
  • February 8, 2015 11:15 amBlack History Fellowship
  • February 14, 2015 11:00 amAnnual Camp Harmony CHICKEN BAR-B-Q
  • February 24, 2015 6:00 pmNortheast GA Soybean Production Meeting
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