News Stories

An Elbert County man died Monday morning shortly after the vehicle he was driving slammed into a trailer being pulled by a pickup truck at the Holly Springs intersection where Pulliam Mill Road and

After years of talking about improving the downtown area in Bowman city officials are now ready for action as the city council Monday night approved a $30,000 project to begin replacing the crumbli

The Historic Preservation Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources has announced the City of Bowman’s commercial district has been placed on the National Registry of Historic Places.

Sports

Elbert’s sprinters could not catch Jefferson during the 2016 Region 8-AAA Track and Field Championships last week in Jefferson.  

Elbert’s sprinters could not catch Jefferson during the 2016 Region 8-AAA Track and Field Championships last week in Jefferson.  

In dramatic fashion, Elbert beat Hart County to take third place during the Region 8-AAA tournament April 14 in Watkinsville. 

Death Notices

Earl Thomas McCannon, 73, of Slay Road died April 18.

Virginia Porterfield Graham, 89, of PruittHealth Spring Valley in Elberton died April 14.

Harriet Thornton Brown, 67, of Dewy Rose died April 7.

The Elberton star

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

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