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Connie Andrews was named Elbert County Board of Education's Employee of the Month Monday night at the monthly BOE meeting.

Elbert County Extension Agent Patrick Marcellino asked for and received permission to continue his work on getting the necessary paperwork done so Bowman can spend approximately $40,000 for beautif

Elbert Memorial Hospital CEO Brandon Clary told the Rotary Club of Elberton last week that state tax credit aimed at helping rural hospitals will give Georgia taxpayers a chance to utilize their ta

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What a finish! Leaving their legacy, the senior-led Mat Devils captured several school records during the 2017 Georgia High School Association’s State Championships in Macon last weekend. 

A group of seven Elbert County veterans and one rookie punched their tickets to state last weekend. 

The Mat Devils closed out their last regular season tournament as runners-up ahead of the Area 4 Traditional meet this weekend in Social Circle.

Death Notices

Imanelle Rhodes Roberts, 95, of Chattanooga, Tennessee and formerly of Elberton, died Feb. 6. Funeral services were held Feb.

Robert Loy Hufstetler, 66, of Sutton Way died Jan. 30. Funeral services were held Feb.

Otis Jackson Cliett III, 72, of Americus, died Jan. 21. Funeral services were held Jan. 25 at Americus First Methodist Church. Greg Hancock Funeral Chapel, Americus

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