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Elbert County Man Leads Deputies on Wild Chase Through Bowman Over the Weekend

April 22, 2014
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Elbert County Man Leads Deputies on Wild Chase Through Bowman Over the Weekend

Not such a Good Friday for one Elbert County man, who faces a laundry list of charges after leading deputies with the Elbert County Sheriff’s Office on a chase through Bowman. On Friday, April 18th, Elbert County Sheriff Melvin Andrews says 25-year-old Aaron Jacob Johnson of a Bowman, GA address was traveling down Deep Creek…

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Elbert Commissioners Approve Proposal to Sell Old Stephens School Property to City of Elberton

April 22, 2014
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A decision has been made by the Elbert County Board of Commissioners to sell the old Stephens School property. During the commission’s regular meeting last night, the commissioners approved a proposal from the City of Elberton to purchase the property located off of Tate Street. The building has previously been used for the alternative school…

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Two Arrested on Drug Charges After Running Red Light

April 22, 2014
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Two Elbert County residents are facing drug charges after another traffic stop conducted by the Elbert County Sheriff’s Office. According to a press release from the Elbert County Sheriff’s Office, on Saturday, a deputy was following a black SUV, when the vehicle failed to stop for a red light at the intersection of Oliver Street…

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April Designated as Donate Life Month by Elbert Commissioners

April 22, 2014
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An issue that has hit close to home for the Elbert County Board of Commissioners was presented yesterday evening. The commission approved a proclamation declaring the month of April a Donate Life Month in Elbert County. District Two Commissioner Harold Reynolds briefly spoke on the issue yesterday evening. “I realize how important it can be…

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One More Round of Auditions for Next Encore Production Show

April 22, 2014
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One More Round of Auditions for Next Encore Production Show

The first day of auditions for an upcoming Encore Productions show is in the book, and the final round of auditions is scheduled for this evening. Who’s On First? is directed by David Bennett, and is the second Encore Production show of the 2014 Elbert Theatre Season. Not to be confused with the famous Abbott…

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Diamond Devils Lose Heartbreaker in North Oconee

April 21, 2014
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The Elbert County Diamond Devils fail in a devastating loss to North Oconee on Monday, April 21st The Devils would go up early in the 1st scoring 2 runs and would have a huge 3rd adding 5 more runs to go up 7-0. Bryce Bowen would start on the mound for the Devils pitching two…

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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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