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Mr. Harry George Hall

February 11, 2013

Mr. Harry George Hall, 76, a well-known businessman of Elberton, Georgia passed away Monday, February 11, 2013 at Emory University Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Hall was born July 24, 1936 to the late John Speed and Elza Johnson Hall. He was the beloved husband of Linda Garrison Hall, having celebrated almost 57…

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Stockton Elliott Jones

February 11, 2013

Stockton Elliott Jones, 73, of 1137 Grady Cleveland Road, Elberton, husband of Martha Lee Fleming Jones, passed away Monday, February 11, 2013, at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Jones was born in Greensboro, North Carolina, April 21, 1939, to the late Frank A. Jones, Sr. and Monte Gaines Jones. He was an Elberton Granite Association…

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Leonard Shirley Moon

February 11, 2013

Leonard Shirley Moon, 78, of Hartwell, passed away Sunday, February 10, 2013, at Hartwell Heathcare Center. Mr. Moon was born in Elbert County, January 27, 1935, to the late George Elmer Moon and Mary Ella Burden Moon. He was a retired stone cutter, U.S. Army Veteran, and a member of Flat Shoals Baptist Church. Left…

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Sharon Ann Jordan

February 10, 2013

Sharon Ann Jordon, 50, of Elberton, GA passed away Sunday, February 10, 2013 at her home. No services are planned at this time. You may leave online condolences at www.hicksfuneral.com Arrangements for Sharon Jordon are in the care of Hicks Funeral Home of Elberton.

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James Roy Sayer, Jr.

February 10, 2013

James Roy Sayer, Jr., 81, formerly of Elberton, husband of the late Gladys Jones Olgiati Sayer, passed away Saturday, February 9, 2013, at Heritage Healthcare of Toccoa. Mr. Sayer was born in Elbert County, July 28, 1931, to the late James Roy Sayer, Sr. and Reba Noggle Sayer. He was retired from the City of…

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Rev. Jack Ray Bozeman

February 10, 2013

Jack Ray Bozeman, age 84, of Elberton, Georgia, died Saturday, February 9, 2013. Born in Atlanta, Georgia (Oakland City) December 15, 1928, he was the son of the late C. Grady and Lynne Hudson Bozeman and was preceded in death by a sister, Gene Bozeman Waddy. A retired United Methodist Minister of the North Georgia…

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Mrs. Betty Jean Moon Waters

February 8, 2013

Mrs. Betty Jean Moon Waters, 75, of Comer, GA passed away Thursday, February 7, 2013 at Athens Regional Medical Center.    Mrs. Waters was the daughter of the late John Bonner and Minnie Lou Hancock Moon.  She was the wife of William “Billy” Franklin Waters, Sr.       In addition to her husband, Mrs. Waters…

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Pet of the Week Feb 08

February 7, 2013
Pet of the Week Feb 08

This weeks pet is: Chloe, ID 6404 is a super cute boxer mix Female, brindle/white, 5 months, 25 lbs – friendly.. will make a great pet! Please hurry and give her a home today! For more Information on how to adopt her call 706-988-6227. Chloe is currently with the City of Elberton Animal Control.

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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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  • October 31, 2014 6:00 pm7th Annual Spooktacular
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