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Washington Cruise In Set for Tomorrow Evening

May 10, 2013

The annual Cruise-In on the square in Washington, Georgia takes place tomorrow evening from 6:00pm until 9:00pm. Antique cars and antique tractors are all expected to be on display that evening. Those wanting to enter their vehicle into the show can do so with a ten dollar registration fee. Registration will be held about an…

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WSGC SR LIVING EXPO MAY 16TH, 2013

May 9, 2013

WSGC RADIO AND ANMED HEALTH IN A PARTNERSHIP WITH ELBERT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL INVITE YOU TO OUR 10TH ANNUAL SR LIVING EXPO THURSDAY MAY 16TH FROM 10AM UNTIL 2PM AT THE ELBERT SR CENTER AT MCWILLIAMS PARK…AS ALWAYS, THIS WILL BE A FUN AND INFORMATIVE EVENT WITH PARTICIPATING AREA SERVICES AND BUSINESSES. WE WILL ALSO FEATURE…

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Elbert Co. Man Arrested Twice Within 24 Hours

May 9, 2013
Elbert Co. Man Arrested Twice Within 24 Hours

An Elbert County man remains behind bars after being arrested twice within twenty-four hours over the weekend. 29-year-old Ontario Lee Perrin of an East Tate Street address was initially arrested Friday evening on Obstruction and Disorderly Conduct charges. After being released, Perrin was told to not return to the address, but according to Elbert County…

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Manhunt in Hart County Ends in Two Arrests

May 9, 2013
Manhunt in Hart County Ends in Two Arrests

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia   A Seneca, SC couple is behind bars in Hart County after a massive manhunt Tuesday afternoon spearheaded by the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms. Hart County Sheriff Mike Cleveland said his office received notice from the ATF’s Macon office that 29-year old Brandon Wayne Arnold and 25-year…

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First Tropical Outlook Released for Atlantic Basin

May 9, 2013

The initial tropical outlook for the Atlantic Basin has been released by Colorado State University. According to the release, the report is anticipating a more active tropical season than usual this year. State Climatologist and Meteorologist Bill Murphey explains the reasoning behind that forecast. “A lot of this is based on the early warming of…

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The 17-Year Cicadas are On the Way

May 9, 2013
The 17-Year Cicadas are On the Way

It’s all the buzz, or soon will be. People living on the East Coast including here in Georgia will soon be seeing and hearing billions of cicadas. They’ve been feeding on roots underground for the past 17 years. A small number have started to emerge in some eastern states. Clay Talton, with the Elbert County…

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Work Session Scheduled for Elbert Co. Commissioners

May 9, 2013

Fiscal Year 2013 ends in just over a month and a half and the Elbert County Board of Commissioners are getting a jump starting on preparing Fiscal Year 2014’s budget. The plan is for the commission to discuss the budget at their work session in addition to discussing items on the agenda for May’s regular…

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Update on ElbertonNET Expansion Project

May 8, 2013

The Elberton City Council is still looking a different expansion options for ElbertonNET. During the council’s regular meeting on Monday, City Manager Lanier Dunn said they are still evaluating on how to approach the project. He says they are trying to decide which platform to use before expanding. “We are comparing the cost of building…

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Spring Sport Athletes Honored at Banquet Last Night

May 8, 2013

Last night the 2012- 2013 Spring Sports Banquet was held. Sports recognized were girl/boys golf, girls/boys tennis, girls/boys track, girls/boys soccer, baseball, riflery, and one act. There were various scholarships awarded at the banquet. Some were: The Brent Goss Memorial scholarship which was awarded to Bri Moon, The Golden Heart Scholarship was awarded to Reid…

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Gas Prices Rise Again in Georgia, Hold Steady in EC

May 8, 2013

Gas prices started to fluctuate last week after the cost for a barrel of oil jumped above $90 and has held steady in that price range. The recent jump in U.S. employment numbers raised hopes for an increase in fuel demand and pushed oil prices higher as summer approaches. However, its unlikely gas prices will…

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