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Last Second Drive Scores a Win for Lincoln County

October 12, 2012

Lincoln Co. rallies past Aquinas 20-13 in Augusta last night.  Red Devils QB Ben Turner threw a 15-yard touchdown pass to Zireycus Letman with 48 seconds remaining to lead seventh-ranked Lincoln County to a 20-13 victory over No. 2 Aquinas in a Region 7-A game on Thursday. Lincoln County won its 32nd consecutive game against Aquinas,…

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Mr Rabun T Blackwell

October 11, 2012

Funeral services for: Mr Rabun T Blackwell, age 46 of Ward Drive, Elberton, Ga will be 2:00 PM, Friday October 12, 2012 at the Rock Springs C.M.E. Church with Pastor Dale Sanders & Pastor Luther Mahoney officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family is at a family members residence at 54 Segars…

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Stephen E. Osborn

October 11, 2012

Stephen E. Osborn, husband of Janet S. Osborn, retired from Osborn Farms, passed away on Monday, October 8, 2012. His Funeral will be held at Bethel United Methodist Church, Elberton, GA on Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 3:00 PM

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Calhoun Falls Gets Huge Victory Over Whitmire

October 11, 2012

A win lifts everyone’s spirits. That’s what Calhoun Falls Charter School is feeling after Friday night’s 43-6 victory over Whitmire. Better Spirits. The Flashes head into region 1-A on the road at Dixie in Due West SC. The Dixie Hornets are 1-6 with their sole win also coming against Whitmire. According to reports, Calhoun Falls…

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Cynthia Swillings

October 10, 2012

Cynthia Lynn “Cindy” Simmons Swilling, 56, of 220 Cedar Street, Elberton, died Monday, October 8, 2012, at her residence. Born in McComb, Mississippi, October 27, 1955, she was the daughter of Helen Hutson and the late Kenneth Simmons. She attended Elberton Church of God. Left to cherish her memories are her children, Duggar and Joanna…

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Albert “Shorty” Ruff, Sr.

October 10, 2012

Albert Maurice “Shorty” Ruff, Sr., 84, of 3272 Horace Road, Bowman, husband of Caroleen Seymour Ruff, died Wednesday, October 10, 2012, at Ty Cobb Regional Medical Center. Mr. Ruff was born in Elbert County, December 16, 1927, to the late Martin Calvin and Victorine Jones Ruff. He was a retired Electrical Contractor, a member of…

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Fun at the Fair with WSGC 105.3

October 5, 2012
Fun at the Fair with WSGC 105.3

  New ride for 2012, spin, twirl and feel those “G’s” upside down too!!         Swings are always fun at the fair!!           Ring of Fire is back by popular demand. These rides  prove you either “LOVE IT!!” or say “Oh NO, not for me”      

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Preliminary Idol Finalists

October 5, 2012
Preliminary Idol Finalists

                   

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2012 Elberton Idol Preliminaries

October 5, 2012
2012 Elberton Idol Preliminaries

2012 Elberton Idol Preliminaries were held at the Elberton 12-County Fair on Tuesday Oct 2. Finalists were Hollie Brewer, Ashleigh Moore and Andricks Hunt.

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Ruby Mae Bannister Haygood

October 4, 2012

Ruby Mae Bannister Haygood, 88, of Petersburg Towers, Elberton, GA passed away Thursday morning, October 4, 2012 at Elbert Memorial Hospital. Ruby Mae Thornton was born August 12, 1924 to the late Mr. & Mrs. Ben Thornton. She was twice married, first to the late Hugh Dorsey Bannister, and second to the late Lam Haygood.…

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  • September 3, 2014 7:00 amUniform Fundraiser
  • September 6, 2014 6:30 pmElbert Memorial Hospital Foundation Wine Tasting with Habersham Winery and Silent Auction
  • September 7, 2014 10:00 amLazarus Unwound Concert
  • September 11, 2014 7:00 pmSunny Acres Neighborhood Watch
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