2019 Silver Level Sponsors

Laura Bell is the Director of Cedar Heights Wellness Center and operates her Counseling practice here. In addition, we offer many classes and workshops such as Writing for Well Being, Cooking, Yoga, and Photography.


 Cedar Heights Center
799 Washington Street
Clarkesville, GA  30523
PH: 706-754-1961
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Bluegraphics Inc is your one-stop shop for promotional products and business gifts. Our extensive range of promo products will ensure you find something to suit your requirements.

With 1000s of selections, Bluegraphics Inc offers branded merchandise to fulfill all of your needs.

Put our knowledge about promotional products to work for you. With high quality promotional products, fast delivery times, and prices to fit all budgets, we will provide customized, relevant recommendations for you. Simply take a look around or contact us now and we’ll do the shopping for you!

Bluegraphics Inc.
308 Ballew Road
Alto, GA 30510
(706) 778-1813
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EXPERIENCE * FOCUS * RESULTS.  These are the trademarks of Hotard & Hise, LLC.  From helping buyers and sellers with real estate closings to obtaining the largest monetary award in the history of the mountain judicial circuit, we can handle all of your legal needs.     Visit Our Website


Hotard & Hise, Attorneys at Law
855 Washington Street
P. O. Box 2018
Clarkesville, GA  30523
PH: 706-754-0985


The Northeast Georgian is published with pride for the people of Habersham and adjoining counties by Community Newspapers Inc. of Athens, Ga. We believe that strong newspapers build strong communities — “Newspapers get things done!” Our primary goal is to publish distinguished and profitable community-oriented newspapers. This mission will be accomplished through the teamwork of professionals dedicated to truth, integrity, loyalty, quality and hard work. Like us on Facebook

Alan NeSmith
The Northeast Georgian
2440 Old Athens Hwy.
P. O. Box 1555
Cornelia, GA 30531
PH: 706-778-4215

Ernest H. “Bucky” Woods and William R. “Bill” Oliver began practice in the firm of Oliver & Woods in 1983. In 1987 Mr. Woods was appointed as Solicitor of the State Court of Habersham County,  ran successfully for one of two Superior Court Judge positions in the Mountain Judicial Circuit in 1992 and in 1999, he was elevated to the position of Chief Judge held that position until he retired from the bench in 2010 and returned to private practice with the law firm of Oliver & Weidner, LLC.

Earnest H. “Bucky” Woods
Oliver & Weidner, LLC
854 Washington Street, Suite 300
P. O. Box 2017
Clarkesville, GA  30523
PH: 706-754-9000
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Southern Bank & Trust was organized in 2005 by a group of local businessmen and community leaders who share a personal stake in the future of our community.  Our hope is that you will take advantage of the many products and services designed to make your life more financially secure.  

With local decision making, competitive products, and experienced bankers dedicated to providing a superior quality of service in a warm and friendly environment, Southern Bank & Trust wants to become your community banking partner.

Southern Bank & Trust
111 Southern Bank Drive
Clarkesville, GA 30523
(706) 754-0001
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Our commitment to outstanding service, building long-lasting customer relationships and providing the best financial solutions have made us one of the fastest-growing regional banks in the South.

From everyday interactions to life’s most important moments, we’re here for what matters to you. We offer the right combination of high-touch, personalized service and high-tech capabilities and enable each customer to bank on his or her terms. Whether at one of our many locations and ATMs throughout the Carolinas, Georgia and Virginia, or through our online and mobile offerings, we want your banking experience to be just right for you.

South State Bank
282 Highway 441 North
P.O. Box 488
Cornelia, GA  30531
PH: 706.778.1000
Toll Free: 800.227.2185
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United Community Bank is one of the Southeast’s largest full-service banks, operating 133 offices in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. The bank specializes in personalized community banking services for individuals, small businesses and corporations.               Visit Our Website
United Community Bank, Inc.
1472 Highway 441 Bypass
P.O. Box 488
Cornelia, GA  30531
PH: 706.894.3429
Main: 706.776.3114


Serving all of North Georgia and Metro Atlanta. Member: InterNACHI, American Home Inspectors Training Institute, Habersham, White, & Stephens County Board of Realtors.         Visit Our Website

Wilbanks Home Inspections
488 Windridge Road
Clarkesville, GA 30523
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Kayaking, rafting, and canoeing tours on the Chattachoochee River.  Located at the bridge on Hwy 384, 13 miles south of Helen GA. Visit Our Website


Wildwood Outfitters
140 Mossy Creek Point
Cleveland, GA 30528