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Elbert Commissioners Receive Input on How to Approach Bobby Brown State Park

November 24, 2014

The Elbert County Board of Commissioners has a good idea where the public stands now on Bobby Brown State Park. At a public hearing regarding the park on Thursday, the Commission saw a turnout of about 50 people, and over half of those in attendance offered input. County Administrator Bob Thomas says there was an…

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State Unemployment Rate Declines in October

November 24, 2014

The unemployment rate in Georgia has declined again, down two-tenths of a percentage point from September to October. The Georgia Department of Labor announced the rate drop from 7.9 percent in September to 7.7 percent in October. October saw an increase of nearly 34,000 jobs…

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UGA Graduation Rates at All Time High Levels

November 24, 2014

From start to finish, University of Georgia students are setting records for how quickly they are completing their bachelor’s degrees or entering professional programs. The six-year graduation rate has reached a record 84.6 percent, up from 83.2 percent a year ago. The five-year and four-year…

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Bowman Council Meeting Tonight

November 24, 2014

The Bowman City Council gathers this evening for its regular meeting for November. Animal control is an issue that is expected to be discussed in more detail this evening, as…

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Elbert Theatre Prepares for Final Show of 2014 Encore Production Season

November 24, 2014

We are nearly two weeks away from the premiere of the final show of the 2014 Encore Productions season at the Elbert Theatre. The show, titled Harvey by Mary Chase,…

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Blue Devils Plunder Pirates’ Booty

November 21, 2014

The Elbert County Blue Devils were in 2nd round playoff action against Appling County Friday night and blew the Pirates out of the water. The Devils wasted no time as…

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Calendar

  • November 30, 2014 11:30 am5th Sunday Educational program
  • November 30, 2014 6:00 pmMiles Pike Concert
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