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EC Sheriff’s Office Still Looking for Two Men Wanted for Truck and 4-Wheeler Theft

April 26, 2013

The Elbert County Sheriff’s Office is still looking for two men who are still at large after a chase in Bowman ended in a crash back on April 19th. A deputy noticed a Chevrolet Truck that matched a BOLO from the Hartwell Police Department for a stolen vehicle. The suspects failed to stop when the…

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Increase in Thefts at Hartwell Marina

April 26, 2013

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia   The Hart County Sheriff’s office is investigating a number of thefts from docks and boats at the Hartwell Marina. All of them happened last week within a day or two of each other. Hart County Sheriff Mike Cleveland said as weather warms up, they begin to see more…

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City of Bowman Set to Host 4th Annual Parking for Park Cruise In Car Show

April 26, 2013

The 4th Annual Parking for the Park Cruise In takes place tomorrow in the midst of several other events taking place in Elbert County The car show normally takes place in June, but Bowman Special Events Coordinator Pete Gibbons explains why the car show is taking place so much earlier this year. “We’ve decided to…

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Elberton Square Ready for FAD Fest Debut

April 26, 2013

The first ever FAD Fest makes its debut on Elberton’s Downtown Square this Saturday. Similar to last weekend, this weekend is chalk full of events taking place in Elbert County. The Fine Arts Department Festival is presentation by the Elbert County School District, and Main Street Director Sissie Herring says it’s a showcase for the…

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ECMS Spring Dances Begin This Evening

April 26, 2013

The first of two Elbert County Middle School spring dances takes place this evening. Tonight 5th and 6th graders at ECMS will hold their spring dance inside of the middle school auditorium. Then on Saturday, the 7th and 8th graders will follow suit and hold their dance in the auditorium as well. Both dances begin…

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True Blue $10K Raffle Takes Place this Weekend

April 26, 2013

The spring sports season is just now beginning to wind down for the Elbert County Comprehensive High School, but the True Blue Booster club is already looking to start raising money for next year. A 50/50 raffle is planned for tomorrow at the Elberton Elks Lodge on Saturday, starting at 7:00pm. The winner of the…

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Issues Arise with Work from Old Rock Gym Rennovations

April 25, 2013

Not long after the renovations were completed at the Old Rock Gym towards the end of last year, a number of issues have come up regarding some of that work that took place. According to County Administrator Bob Thomas, no real work as taken place at the gym since the end of October, and between…

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Bowman Special Events Readies for 2nd Consecutive Weekend Event

April 25, 2013

As if things haven’t been crazy enough for the Bowman Special Events Committee, they are getting ready for their 4th Annual Parking for the Park Cruise In car show, which is taking place this Saturday. Gibbons says that the car show normally takes place in June, but that they are moving it up to take…

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New B.U.I. Law Signed into Law by Governor Deal

April 25, 2013

It is now state law for children 13 years old and under to wear life jackets when riding in an open, moving boat. In a ceremonial signing Tuesday on Lake Lanier, Governor Nathan Deal signed Senate Bill 136. The bill was passed this legislative session in response to the deaths of two boys, Kyle Glover…

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Bowman Big Iron Crank-Up Extremely Successful Despite Troubles Early

April 25, 2013

Another successful Big Iron Crank-Up is in the books for the city of Bowman’s special events committee. Bowman Special Events Coordinator Pete Gibbons said the event went as well as it could have. “I want to thank everyone that helped out. Our city workers did a very good job making the city look good, and…

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