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Granite City Player of the Game

October 22, 2012

Tyshon Dye was named the Granite City Player of the Game.  8 rushing attempts for 153 yards including 2 touchdowns.  Including an 89 yard touchdown.  Allen Childs was winner of the 20 wings from Granite City Restaurant for correctly guessing the player of the game. Ed Shive Tires and Battery Sack of the Game-Eric Eberhart…

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Blue Devils Fall in a Thriller at the Granite Bowl 27-26

October 20, 2012

Granite Bowl-Elberton, GA Blue Devils Fall tonight to the North Oconee Titans 27-26.  Blue Devils out gained the Titans 360 yards to 305 yards. Scoring was as follows 8:22 in the 2nd quarter North Oconee’s Nathan Ellis kicks 32 yard field goal. Elbert County responds with a 5 play 81 yard drive with a 47 yard…

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Auction Items with pictures

October 18, 2012
Auction Items with pictures

  P & J Small Engines               Tenas Fine Jewelry Vera Bradley 100 Handbag Summer Cottage Collection with wallet         Rhoda’s Beauty Shop Hair Cut up to Elbert Theater Flex Pass Lake Russell Building Supply Gift Certificate Eagle Oil Change Arrowhead Golf Course 4 Rounds of…

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Mrs Vernese Jernigan Sheriff Haynes

October 17, 2012

Mrs. Vernese Jernigan Sheriff Haynes, age 92, of Elberton, died Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at Spring Valley Health Care. Born July 30, 1920, in Hornsby, TN, she was the daughter of the late Eutreal & Nannie Atkinson Jernigan. She was twice married first to the late Hubert A. Sheriff of Bowersville then to the late…

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Mr Walter L. Allen

October 17, 2012

Funeral Services for Mr. Walter L. Allen, age 46 of Cumming Drive, Elberton, GA will be 1:00 p.m. Thursday, October 18, 2012 at the Carlton Grove Baptist Church with Pastor Dotson, officiating. Interment will follow in the Lincoln Hights Cemetery. The family is at the residence of his mother, Mrs. Dorothy Murray, Old Middleton Rd,…

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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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Granite Country Weather

Calendar

  • October 25, 2014 9:00 amT J & Friends Fall Bike Ride
  • October 25, 2014 11:00 amLittle Caesars Fall Festival
  • October 26, 2014 5:00 pmFall Festival
  • October 27, 2014 6:00 pmThe Southside Neighborhood Watch Meeting
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