News Line for Baldwin

Municipalities agree HMC debt takes SPLOST priority
A joint county/cities meeting March 25 saw across the board consensus Habersham Medical Center should be the recipient of funding from the proposed Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax VI.
Source: Northeast Georgian

Baldwin might consider Sunday alcohol sales
The Baldwin City Council discussed at their work session last Thursday the idea of holding a referendum in November on the question of Sunday alcohol sales.
Source: Access North Georgia

Baldwin looks at Sunday alcohol sales
The Baldwin City Council, during Thursday’s work session, discussed Sunday alcohol sales in the city.
Source: Banks County News

Baldwin 'lays off' entire police force
Baldwin is not without law enforcement protection this weekend, but will be without its own police department until the new police chief and assistant chief begin work Monday.
Source: Access North Georgia

Baldwin Police name new chief, assistant chief
The police department announced Monday the newest additions to the force: Anthony Brooks and Chad Nichols.
Source: Access North Georgia

Baldwin City Council appoints Tommie Perry city administrator
Tommie Perry, currently serving as the administrative assistant to the mayor in Baldwin, has been appointed to city administrator.
Source: Northeast Georgian

Baldwin fines stores for illegal alcohol sales
Baldwin City Council fined two gas station/convenience store owners $500 each after employees at both stores were caught furnishing alcohol to a minor in an undercover sting by the Baldwin Police Department, July 26.
Source: Northeast Georgian

Cheek re-elected in Homer; Neace wins Baldwin’s mayor’s race
Doug Cheek will serve another four years in office after winning the Homer mayor’s race on Tuesday.
Source: Banks County News

Election changes political scene in some municipalities
Municipal elections produced a mixed bag of a little bit old, a little bit new across the county.
Source: Northeast Georgian

Habersham leaders react to failure of SPLOST extension
What proponents said would have been a major shot in the arm for economic development and job creation in Habersham County failed at the hand of voters Tuesday.
Source: Access North Georgia