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

April 18, 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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Elbert Commissioners Discuss Idea of a Policy Regarding Use of County Employees

April 18, 2014
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A policy regarding how the county uses its employees could be implemented at some point in the future. During the Elbert County Board of Commissioner’s work session yesterday evening, the commissioners discussed how the county’s employees are being used by other governing bodies and agencies. Primarily referring to the City of Elberton and Elbert County…

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Juvenile Arrested on Drug Charges After Joint Operation at Mountain Ed Center in Bowman

April 18, 2014
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A collaborative effort by the Elbert, Madison, and Hart County Sheriffs’ Offices leads to the arrest of a juvenile. On April 16th, the Elbert County Sheriff’s Office and K-9 officer, along with K-9 teams from Madison and Hart County, conducted a sweep of the Mountain Education Center in Bowman wit the cooperation of the administration…

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Easter Events On Tap for this Weekend

April 18, 2014
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This weekend is a busy one for Elbert County with several events taking place. Main Street Elberton and Firehouse Church are collaborating if you will, as both are hosting events tomorrow as apart of the Easter weekend celebration. Assistant Director of Community Affairs for Elberton Tiffany Mercer says the downtown square in Elberton will feature…

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Big Iron Crank Up Festivities Begin this Evening in Bowman

April 18, 2014
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It is the quarter century mark for Bowman’s Big Iron Crank Up, as the first leg of festivities begins this evening at the Bowman Community Center. In its 25th rendition, the Big Iron Crank up begins with bingo this evening at the community center starting at 6:30pm, and will carry over to the main event…

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Calendar

  • April 20, 2014 10:00 amAnnual Easter Program
  • 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
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