After much deliberation, Habersham County and the city of Clarkesville are working on an inter-governmental agreement for the upkeep of the Killed In Action War Memorial on the city square.
Clarkesville officials said Monday they need to learn more about the provisions of new Georgia alcohol legislation before deciding whether the city should opt out of House Bill 879 that includes, among other things, home delivery of alcohol.
After more than a week, the City of Clarkesville is continuing to deal with the impacts of Hurricane Delta.
“They went through a lot of discussion back and forth about it, but decided it was definitely a good thing to kick off our event season this year,” said Clarkesville MainStreet Director Trudy Crunkleton.
A 189-year-old cemetery is getting renewed attention thanks to an Eagle Scout project by Joseph McGahee, 14, of Habersham County.
The city purchased it the cemetery 2016 and it’s managed by the Old Clarkesville Cemetery Board, which is group that’s headed by Mayor Barrie Aycock.”
More cities in DeKalb County have passed or discussed a mandate on face masks amid a legal battle over similar orders between Atlanta and the state.