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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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Elbert County won the 2017 Georgia High School Association’s  Region 8-AA Championship Friday night.  

Like the great teams that came before them, the Diamond Devils appear poised to capture a region title. 

Crushing the competition, the Blue Devils beat three teams by a combined total score of 45-1 on the road last week. 

Death Notices

Sarah Maxwell Blackmon, 66, of Dewy Rose died April 13. Services were held April 17 in the chapel of Hicks Funeral Home.

Joshua Talmadge Bolmon, 33, of Elberton died April 3. Services were held in the chapel of Hicks Funeral Home on April 6.

Jimmy Mitchell Carpenter, 71, of Hartwell died March 29. Memorial services were held April 2 in the chapel of Strickland Funeral Home in Hartwell.

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Elberton, GA  30635

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

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