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Wednesday April 1st, 2020 7:45PM

SATURDAY EDITION: Around Northeast Georgia

By Ken Stanford Contributing Editor

*Sautee-Nacoochee weekly update.

*Dawson County EMS Division Chief/Fire Marshal Jeff Baily was deputized by state Insurance and Fire Safety Commissioner John King Tuesday.  As a Deputy State Fire Marshal, Baily will now be allowed to perform state inspections of local businesses, an act that normally falls to the state fire marshal’s office to perform.

*Dedication ceremonies will be held Feb. 21 at 11:00 at Copper Glen Subdivision for Habitat for Humanity of Hall County’s 65th home.

*The Georgia Mountain Regional Commission’s Career Coach will be at the Cumming Library on Dahlonega Street Feb. 13, 10:00-2:00, to help job seekers.

*Nominations are now being accepted for the 2020-2021 Leadership Hall Class.  Nominate yourself or a business associate (deadline is March 13) online at GreaterHallChamber.com/Leadership or contact Andi Harmon, Chamber Vice President of Education, at 770-532-6206. Email: ANDI

*Truett McConnell University’s Office of Graduate Admissions will host its first Graduate Open House on the university’s campus, Saturday, March 7th. Those considering pursuing graduate studies at the master’s level are invited to attend this free event beginning at 11:00 a.m. in the Miller Hall atrium.  For more information, or to RSVP to the event, please visit truett.edu/graduateopenhouse, or contact Timothy Agee at 706-865-2134, ext. 4305.

*The Gen. James Longstreet Museum and History Center, located in the historic Piedmont Hotel on Maple Street in Gainesville, will be open Sunday, Feb. 9, 12:00-4:00 as part of the Georgia History Festival's Super Museum Sunday.  There will be a free screening of the movie “Gettysburg” and tours of the facility will also be available.

*The Georgia Department of Transportation and Gwinnett County will host two meetings next week as part of their corridor study along I-85 between I-285 and I-985.  The meetings will be Feb. 8,, 9:00 a.m.-to 11:00 a.m. at George Pierce Park, 55 Buford Highway NE, Suwanee, and Feb. 11, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at the Lilburn Activity Building, 788 Hillcrest Road, Lilburn. For more information about the study, visit the project website at 85Study.com.

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