Virus

Hart adds 19 COVID cases in one week

A jump in confirmed COVID-19 cases locally is mirroring a surge seen statewide, but a local official is calling into question the validity of the state’s reporting. Hart County’s cumulative COVID-19 case count rose to 88 as of Tuesday’s daily…

The Blotter

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The Hartwell Police Department reported the following incidents and citations:

#Throwback Thursday

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July 9, 1915

“Water!” was the talk of the town and the top of the headlines as Hartwell’s newly constructed waterworks system neared completion.

Spans of the Past

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A Toccoa landmark is about to receive new life, as the Broken Bridges area in Toccoa is set to become a focal point of a 10-mile waterway trek. Broken Bridges over the Tugaloo River arm of Lake Hartwell has been a landmark along the Georgia/South Carolina border for well over 140 years. The...