Jack Frost Jump 2016

News Stories

Elbert Memorial Hospital CEO Brandon Clary told the Rotary Club of Elberton last week that state tax credit aimed at helping rural hospitals will give Georgia taxpayers a chance to utilize their ta

Infection prevention healthcare workers at Elbert Memorial Hospital announced last week they are strongly urging for the public to reduce visitation at least until the current flu season has passed

Bill Daughtry gave an update on Elbert County's continuing effort to switch local satellite television customers from a South Carolina designated market area (DMA) to an Atlanta DMA.



Elbert beat two region opponents by a combined 51 points last week.

The Mat Devils finished runners-up in the Area 4-AA Duals Jan. 10 and punched their tickets to the 2017 Team Dual Championships Jan. 12-14 in the Macon Centreplex. 

Elbert played three nearly perfect quarters against Athens Academy last week. 

Death Notices

Hazel Beatrice Brown Dove, 95, formerly of Kathwood Drive and recently of Walker County died Dec. 13. Funeral services were held Dec.

James Allen Mathews, 71, of Carlton died Jan. 1. Graveside memorial services were held Jan. 4 at 11 a.m. in the Glade Cemetery. Berry Funeral Home

George Cecil Baker, 87, of Double Branches Road, died Dec. 28. Memorial services were held Dec. 30 at Coldwater United Methodist Church. Berry Funeral Home

The Elberton star

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 280
Elberton, GA  30635

Phone: 706-283-8500
Fax: 706-283-9700