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Bond Set for Elbert County Man Arrested on Drug and Firearm Charges

April 21, 2014
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Bond Set for Elbert County Man Arrested on Drug and Firearm Charges

An Elbert County man remains behind bars facing drug and firearm charges. According to Investigator Lt. Terry Reese with the Elbert County Sheriff’s Office, a tip was received that methamphetamine was being manufactured at a home off of Pickens Point Road. Reese says that tip led to an investigation, which in turn led to a…

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More Discussion on Advertising Policy for EC School District Expected this Evening

April 21, 2014
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This evening the Elbert County Board of Education will meet for its regular meeting for the month of April. One item on the agenda is a potential consideration of a new board policy regarding advertising in schools. During the boards work session last week, Elbert County School Superintendent Chuck Bell explained the language of the…

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Elbert Commissioners Expected to Approval Proposal from City of Elberton

April 21, 2014
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Tonight may be the night that the Elbert County Board of Commissioners decides what to do with the old Stephens School property. Located off of Tate Street, the property has fallen into disrepair, and has not been used in quite some time. The Elbert County Commission meets tonight with a proposal on the agenda from…

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Voter Registration Deadline Looms

April 21, 2014
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Today is the voter registration deadline to be able to vote in the May 20th Primary Elections. Those interested in voting in the primaries have to register to vote by 5:00pm. Absentee Ballot applications are currently being accepted by the Elbert County Registrar’s Office and have already begun being mailed out and will continue being…

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Georgia DOT Crews Back At It in Elbert and Surrounding Counties

April 21, 2014
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It’s the same song and dance, as the Georgia Department of Transportation is back in Elbert and surrounding counties for routine maintenance work. Crews will work today through Friday, April 25th between the hours of 7:00am and 5:30pm each day, as long as the weather allows. Here in Elbert County, a crew will continue to…

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Blue Devils Win Region, Lady Devils Not So Much

April 18, 2014
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The Region Meet for 8-AAA has come to and end. The Elbert County Lady Devils finished in last place; however, the Blue Devils are back on top in the Region with a huge win. The Lady Devils had somewhat of a disappointing season only gaining 35 points in the region meet. The North Oconee Lady…

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Calendar

  • April 23, 2014FHF Braves Game Trip
  • April 26, 2014 8:00 am26th Annual Kid's Fishing Derby
  • April 26, 2014 9:00 amAnnual Cause for Paws 5K Obstacle Run
  • April 27, 2014St. Mary's CME Church 146 Church Anniversary
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