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Tyshon Dye Signs with Clemson

February 6, 2013
Tyshon Dye Signs with Clemson

Elberton, Ga By Tyler Winn “It makes me feel” is what the senior running back Tyshon Dye had to say after signing a National Letter of Intent to play football for the Clemson Tigers next fall. Tyshon Dye is ranked as the 123rd football recruit in the nation and the number 12 ranked player in…

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Accident Slows Traffic at Church and Oliver

February 4, 2013
Accident Slows Traffic at Church and Oliver

Elberton, Ga- 2.42pm There an accident this afternoon at Church Street and  North Oliver across from Elberton Federal Savings and Loan.  Elbert County EMS responded to the scene and treated those involved.  Both Elbert City Police and Fire Department were on hand.  Georgia Highway Patrol worked the accident and cleared it quickly.  No injuries to…

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Mrs. Annette Brown Bond

February 4, 2013

Mrs. Annette Brown Bond, 79, of Elberton, Georgia passed away Sunday, February 3, 2013 at home surrounded by her loved ones. Mrs. Bond was born to the late Curtis Andrew and Alleen Adams Brown. She worked at Pinnacle Bank in the loan department for 33 years. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and…

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Norris Doyle Mattox

January 31, 2013

Norris Doyle Mattox, 74, of 1487 Bakers Ferry Road, Elberton, husband of Mildred Dean Mattox, finished his course in faith on Wednesday, January 30, 2013, at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Mattox was born in Elbert County, January 17, 1939, to the late Jep Jones Mattox, Sr. and Lessie Scarborough Mattox. Norris retired from B&L…

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Mrs. Millie J. Anderson

January 25, 2013

Mrs. Millie J. Anderson, 98, of Elberton, GA. passed away Thursday, January 24, 2013 at Nancy Hart Nursing Home. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced as they are available. Arrangements for Mrs. Millie J. Anderson are in the care of Hicks Funeral Home of Elberton.

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Pet of the week for Jan 25

January 24, 2013

Meet Scooter a young male Terrier mix that is a sweet little bundle of joy that loves attention. Scooter is a very calm boy that is in need of a family to call his own. To adopt call 706-988-6227.  

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Mr. William G. Bond

January 22, 2013

Mr. William Gayle Bond, 82, of DewyRose,GApassed away Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at his home.  Mr. Bond was born October 16, 1930, son of the late William Haskin “Hack” Bond and Zora Mae Mann Bond.   Mr. Bond is survived by his wife ; Bonnie Pringle Bond, two daughters; Judy Gail Bond Calhoun of Orlando, FL…

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Wilton Ozelle “Tommy” Whitworth

January 21, 2013

Wilton Ozelle “Tommy” Whitworth, 80, of 1051 Ruckersville Road, Elberton, husband of Doris Daniel Ridgeway Whitworth, passed away Friday, January 18, 2013, at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Whitworth was born January 4, 1933, in Lavonia, Georgia, to the late Hubert and Cordelia Ina Thrasher Whitworth. He was of the Church of God faith, a…

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Happy Birthday David Stephens

January 17, 2013
Happy Birthday David Stephens

News Director David Stephens gets “Stringed” by the staff for his birthday.

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Mr Pleasent James Blackstock

January 16, 2013

Mr. Pleasant James Blackstock, Jr., 89, of Elberton, GA passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at Spring Valley Private Home Care. Mr. Blackstock was born December 24, 1923 in Clarkston, GA to the late Louise Armistead and Pleasant James Blackstock, Sr. He was the husband of the late Willena Rucker Blackstock. He grew up in…

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