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Max Pet of the week for Sept 28, 2012

September 27, 2012

Hi, this is Max a 6 month old male lab mix that was featured on the WSGC morning show. He is very friendly and loves to play. To adopt Max call 706-988-6227.

Mrs. Sandra Waydene Jackson

September 25, 2012

Mrs. Sandra Waydene Jackson, age 59, formerly of Williams Street, Elberton, GA passed away at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Greensboro, GA. Graveside Services will be 3:00 pm Thursday, September 27, 2012 at Lincoln Heights Cemetery. The body is at Mc Kinney-Neal Mortuary. The family is at the residence of her sister, Mrs. Mahalia Downer,…

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Charlotte Adel Martin Blackmon

September 24, 2012

Charlotte Adel Martin Blackmon, 84, of Elberton, entered into rest on Sunday, September 23, 2012. Born on May 9, 1928 in Elbert County, she was the daughter of the late Jesse Marion and Lottie Pattie Berryman Martin. Charlotte was a homemaker. She was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ Ladder Day Saints. In…

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Wendell M. “Frog” Fortson

September 22, 2012

Wendell Martin Fortson, known to his family and friends as “Frog,” age 61, of 3390 Calhoun Falls Highway, Elberton, husband of Tammy Johnson Fortson, passed away Friday evening, September 21, 2012 at his residence. Mr. Fortson was born in Elbert County, March 13, 1951, to Jean Brown Fortson Scarborough and the late Joe Bruce Fortson.…

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Mrs. Ethel West McClintic

September 20, 2012

Mrs. Ethel West McClintic, age 90, of Dunwoody, died Thursday, September 20, 2012. She is survived by her daughter, Ellen Powell, Dunwoody, sister and brother-in-law, Martha West (Wilton) Looney, Atlanta, grandchildren, Mary Ellen (Emmy) Powell, John Wesley Powell, and a great-grandchild, Layne Michael Walker. Mrs. McClintic was born in Elberton, GA on January 26, 1922…

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Pet of the Week for Friday Sept 21

September 20, 2012
Pet of the Week for Friday Sept 21

Featured on the WSGC 105.3 morning show. Call Jimmy Jones 706-988-6227 to adopt Little Miss.

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Elberton Idol

September 18, 2012

Your chance to be Elberton’s next idol is quickly approaching.  The only preliminary round will be held at the Elberton Theatre on Friday Sept 21st beginning at 6pm.  No bands, solo artist’s please.  Entry forms are online at or at our studio on Jones Streetin Elberton during regular business hours.  No entry fee.   Following…

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Mary Payne Mason Jacksonville, Florida

September 17, 2012

Mary Frances Payne Mason, 79, of Jacksonville, Florida, wife of Roy Mason, passed away Monday, September 17, 2012, at Community Hospice House in Jacksonville. Mrs. Mason was born in Royston, April 22, 1923, to the late Carl and Grace Briscoe Payne. She was of the Baptist faith and a retired phone operator for AT&T. Left…

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Mr Samuel Luther Burch Sr.

September 12, 2012

Mr. Samuel Luther Burch, Sr., age 87, of 1360 Lena Drive Elberton, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, September 12, 2012, at Elbert Memorial Hospital in Elberton, GA. Funeral Arrangements will be later announced by Mack’s Funeral Home of Hartwell, GA. The family will be at the home of his wife Mrs. Mamie Burch of 1360…

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Blue Devils vs. Cedar Shoals

September 7, 2012

  4th Quarter Devils 28 Cedar Shoals 35    

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