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Cornelius Lorenzo Holland, (above) 31, of of Crawford was also charged with armed robbery and aggravated assault in connection with the shooting and those charges have not been dropped.

The Elbert County Board of Commissioners (BOC) unanimously approved a resolution to enter into an intergovernmental agreement with the City of Elberton and the City of Bowman to impose a one percen

The City of Bowman held a public hearing and work session for the presentation of a 2019 proposed budget prior to a called on Thursday evening.

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Elbert County Board of Education members approved and then welcomed new Elbert County Blue Devil Football Coach Brad Waggoner Friday afternoon in a called meeting of the board.

ristmas in Commerce tournament during the holiday break, the Blue Devils returned to town last week boiling over with momentum and ready to dominate their next two region opponents.  

From the start of the Fall Sports Awards Banquet, the ceremony appeared unusual. 

Death Notices

Kathryn Smalley Lee, 87, of Grayson died Jan. 12. Services celebrating her life were held Jan. 18 at Grayson United Methodist Church. Tom Wages Funeral Service, Snellville

Noel C. Ellis, 68, of Bowman died Jan. 4. No services were planned. Berry Funeral Home

Sallie Elizabeth Smith Alexander, 90, of Elberton and Greenwood, South Carolina, died Dec. 29. Funeral services were held Jan.

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Elberton, GA  30635

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