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Absentee Ballots to be Scanned Monday, June 8; Public Invited to Witness Count

June 3, 2020
The Stephens County Elections and Registrar office will be scanning absentee ballots on Monday June 8 at 2pm at the Historic Courthouse on the 2nd floor. The public is welcome to come and observe the absentee ballot scanning. As provided by Rule 183-1-14-0.7-.15 , county superintendents are authorized to open the outer envelope of accepted absentee ballots, remove the contents and scan the absentee ballot using the ballot scanner.

Senior Center Update

June 3, 2020
We are excited to announce that we will soon begin offering limited activities.

2009 and 2014 SPLOST Expenditures Reported by County Commissioners

March 18, 2020
Stephens County has released its annual report on Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (SPLOST) expenditures for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2019. The report allows tax payers to see how funding coming from the 2009 and 2014 SPLOST programs have been planned for and used to date by the county.
Download Report of 2009 SPLOST Issue
Download Report of 2014 SPLOST Issue

Stephens County Comissioners Make Public 2019 Fiscal Year Financial Report

February 21, 2020
The Stephens County Commissioners have made public the 2019 Fiscal Year Financial Reports. These government-wide financial statements include not only Stephens County itself, but also the Stephens County Health Department, Toccoa-Stephens County Public Library, Stephens County Development Authority and Stephens County Hospital.
Click here to see the FY 2019 Financial Report

Resolution Declares Stephens County
A Second Ammendment Sanctuary

February 5, 2020
The Stephens County Commissioners have declared the county to be a Second Amendment sanctuary to block enforcement of proposed gun laws that they believe would violate the U.S. Constitution. This declaration affirms support for the Stephens County Sheriff's policy not to enforce any unconstitutional firearms law.

Click here to download the Resolution

United States Census 2020

October 29, 2019
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