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Basketball Squads Defeat Region Foe East Jackson

December 17, 2013

The Elbert County Blue Devil basketball teams pulled off wins last night against the East Jackson Eagles at home in the Inferno. The Girls got their second region win of the season to go 2-2 in the region with a 56-37 win over the Lady Eagles. Overall that takes the Lady Devils record to 4-5.…

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EC School Board Hears More School Improvement Plans

December 10, 2013

The Elbert County Board of Education held their monthly work session last night. On the agenda where presentations from the Elbert County Primary School and the Elbert County Elementary School on their Improvement Plan now that the first semester of the school year is nearing its end. The Primary School had seven goals they will…

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Blue Devil Baskeball Results vs. Morgan County

December 7, 2013

It was lights out for the Lady Devils in Friday’s game against region foe Morgan County. The Lady Devils fail behind early and never could get going only scoring 7 points in the first quarter compared to the Lady Bulldogs 13. The Lady Devils would be down 25-12 heading into halftime. The second half would…

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Blue Devils Basketball Squads Victorious over Madison County

November 22, 2013

The Elbert County Blue Devil basketball squads were in action against Madison County Friday to start the season. Both teams game away with wins in their season openers The Lady Devils came away with a win over the Lady Raiders 51-40, their first win against the Lady Raiders since 2005. It would be a slow…

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Elbert vs. Cedar Grove Recap

November 17, 2013

The Blue Devils season came to an end this past Friday as they fail to the Cedar Grove Saints 22-14 in a four overtime game in the first round of the playoffs. It would be a defensive struggle throughout the game; however, midway through the first quarter the Devils would be able to put a…

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Blue Devils Fall in First Round of Playoffs

November 15, 2013

It was an absolute heart breaker in the Granite Bowl Friday night as the Elbert County Blue Devils season game to an end. After a miraculous run through the region the Devils lost to Cedar Grove 22-14 in the first round of the playoffs in a defensive struggle. The Devils would draw first blood with…

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Elbert vs. Franklin Recap

November 11, 2013

The Blue Devil offense showed out Friday against Franklin County putting up 53 points against the Lions. The Devils put up 34 points in the 1st quarter alone. Just 30 seconds in Marquice Dye took off on a jet sweep for a 59 yard TD run. The Devil defense would force a turnover on downs…

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Blue Devils Finish Regular Season Undefeated in Region

November 8, 2013

The Elbert County Blue Devils finished up the regular season Friday night in the Granite Bowl. It was Senior Night for the Devils who finished 7-0 in the region and 8-2 overall with a 53-25 win over the Franklin County Lions. It was the Blue Devils all night long especially in the first quarter putting…

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City of Elberton Ward 5 Council Race Results

November 6, 2013

A quiet election in the city of Elberton, as only one contested race was going on. The results of that contested race saw Councilman Joel Seymour hold onto his seat as the representative for Ward 5 in the City of Elberton. Mr. Seymour had 76 votes for 79% of the turn out and the challenger…

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Distance Devils Finish Season

November 4, 2013

The Elbert County Distance Devils traveled to East Jackson late last week to compete in the Region Championship. The girl’s team finished in last place at the meet. Gail Whitehead managed to finish first for the team with a 25th place finish out of 51 participants and a time of 23:17.16. Maggie Hall followed at…

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