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Connie Andrews was named Elbert County Board of Education's Employee of the Month Monday night at the monthly BOE meeting.

Elbert County Extension Agent Patrick Marcellino asked for and received permission to continue his work on getting the necessary paperwork done so Bowman can spend approximately $40,000 for beautif

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

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Aided by a group of gritty underclassmen, the Blue Devils have risen high in the state-wide polls. 

By Cary Best


Firing into the new season, the Elbert County track teams displayed their strength and speed during a tri-county meet last week in Hartwell. 

The “resilient” Diamond Devils will head into the region opener Friday at Social Circle red hot and undefeated.  

Death Notices

Shelton Oliver Addyman, 79, of York,  England and Elberton died Nov. 25, 2016. Memorial services will be held April 3 at 2:30 p.m. at St.

Stephanie Belcher, 67, of Atlanta died March 13. Graveside services were held March 19 at Bethesda United Methodist Church. Strickland Funeral Home, Hartwell

Lenora Bond Anderson, 90, of Elberton died March 12. Funeral services will be held March 15 at 3 p.m. at Coldwater United Methodist Church and visitation will begin at 2 p.m.

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Elberton, GA  30635

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

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