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Saturday Night Chase Leads to Arrest of Elbert County Man on Felony Charges

April 15, 2014
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Saturday Night Chase Leads to Arrest of Elbert County Man on Felony Charges

A foot chase Saturday night leads to the arrest of an Elbert County man. It happened in the area of McGinty Street and West Rail Road Street after a deputy with the Elbert County Sheriff’s Office initiated a traffic stop on the vehicle of 22-year-old Montravius Partlow. According to the incident summary, Partlow fled on…

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Elbert School Board Approves Financing Plan for Phase II Renovations at ECCHS

April 15, 2014
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A financing plan for Phase Two renovations at the Elbert County Comprehensive High School has finally been approved by the Elbert County Board of Education. That news after a called meeting held by the school board yesterday evening. According to Chief Financial Officer Ben Childs, some time ago the school board adopted a resolution saying…

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Still Unclear Why Franklin County Man Killed Two People from this Weekend

April 15, 2014
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By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia   A domestic dispute takes the life of three people in Hart County. It happened at Froh’s Restaurant on Rock Springs Road in Hart County. According to Hart County Sheriff Mike Cleveland, the restaurant had closed for the night, when the gunman stormed in. “I got the call about…

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Keep Elbert County Beautiful’s Weekend Clean-Up Goes Extremely Well

April 15, 2014
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Still young after its founding, the Keep Elbert County Beautiful (KECB) Branch of the Keep America Beautiful organization is coming off a successful community clean up. On Saturday, a total of twenty-seven volunteers came out and helped pick up litter at numerous public boat ramps not located within state parks. Keep Elbert County Beautiful Executive…

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25th Annual Big Iron Crank Up Takes Over Bowman this Weekend

April 15, 2014
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A lot of work has been put in by the Bowman Community as they are preparing for this weekend’s Big Iron Crank Up. Coming off a volunteer clean up day held in partnership with the Keep Elbert County Beautiful branch of the Keep America Beautiful organization, nearly twenty residents helped pick up trash and spruce…

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Voter Registration Deadline to Vote in May Primaries Less than a Week Away

April 15, 2014
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The voter registration deadline to be able to vote in the May 20th Primary Elections is now less than a week away. Those interested in voting in the primaries have to register to vote by April 21st at 5:00pm. There is only one contested race taking place in Elbert County and that is for District…

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Calendar

  • April 18, 2014Transfer Station Closed
  • April 19, 2014Elbert County Methodist Food Pantry
  • April 19, 2014TJ & Friends Bass Tournament
  • April 19, 2014 10:00 am2nd Annual Easter Eggstravaganza
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