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Friday Gas Leak Results in Evacuations, Residents Back at Home Now

April 27, 2015

Quite a few Elberton residents faced a bit of a scare this past Friday. The cause? A gas leak that occurred just after noon in the Williams Street and Almond Street area. Elbert County EMS Director Chuck Almond said central dispatch received a call about a possible gas leak in the previously mentioned area. He…

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Elberton Arts Center Pulling Out All the Stops

April 27, 2015

It is going to be a big weekend for the newly renovated Elberton Arts Center. Renovations are now finally completed on the project, which began towards the end of 2014. Elbert Theatre Director Toni King, in studio last Friday, says the building has undergone substantial changes. She said many may know the building as the…

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Elbert County Football Schedule for 2015 Released

April 27, 2015
Elbert County Football Schedule for 2015 Released

Good news Elbert County football fans. The 2015 varsity and junior varsity football schedule for the Elbert County Blue Devils has been released. On Friday, the school unveiled its schedule, which starts off with two scrimmage games on August 8th, a Saturday against Glenn Hill, and August 14th, a Friday against the Tigers of Washington-Wilkes.…

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GNN: Lil Wayne’s Tour Buses Struck by Gunfire Early Sunday AM

April 27, 2015

(GNN – Atlanta) Police say someone fired on rapper Lil’ Wayne’s tour buses early Sunday morning as they rolled along an interstate in Cobb County, just northwest of Atlanta. Cobb Police spokesman Sgt. Dana Pierce says someone pulled alongside and began shooting, but they don’t have much of a description. “Apparently, a white vehicle discharged…

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Bowman City Council Holds Regular Meeting this Evening

April 27, 2015

The Bowman City Council gathers this evening for its regular meeting for the month of April. Tonight’s meeting could possibly result in the opening of a new business in the Bowman city limits. Set before council this evening is a proposal from Jermie and Amy Tank to open a company called Bowman Recycling in the…

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Stolen Puppies from Royston Safe and Sound

April 27, 2015

By MJ Kneiser, WLHR Radio, Lavonia   Four puppies stolen from the Northeast Georgia Animal Shelter late last week are now safe. On Thursday, Royston Police, in conjunction with Lavonia Police Investigators and the Franklin County Sheriff’s office arrested two people in connection with the burglary at the Northeast Georgia Animal Shelter. According to Shelter…

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