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The Blotter

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The Hartwell Police Department reported the following incidents and citations:

Little Japan burns overnight Thursday

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A popular Japanese restaurant in downtown Hartwell caught fire early Friday, rendering the location and the business next door it as total losses.

eBooks now available through library

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Young readers and their families now have access to nearly 15,000 books through the Hart County Public Library from anywhere they have internet access.

Depot Street will be repaved completely

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Depot Street was originally pegged for only a patch job immediately following the completion of the big revitalization project currently going on, but thanks to an opportunity for some money shifti

Committee hopes to revive flower program

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A colorful addition to downtown Hartwell recently came down, and the group responsible for it is now hoping for a little extra help in the next year.