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Elbert Memorial Hospital’s Authority Board and AnMed Health of Anderson, South Carolina ended its partnership at the end of February, but a final agreement between the two hospitals will be firmed

Prior to Thursday’s Elbert County, Elberton and Bowman Development Authority meeting, partners including Elbert County, Elberton and Bowman signed on to a public-private partnership that will encou

Three candidates emerged in the race for Elbert County Commission Chairman last week, but only two of them will be running in the May primary.

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At first glance, you might think they’re jokers and cutups because of the their demeanor in the dugout, however, the current crop of Diamond Devils have accomplished an historic back-to-back region

In dominant fashion, the Net Devils beat two region opponents last week. Elbert sent Putnam’s boys and girls back home, suffering 5-0 losses March 13.

After winning the region and playing for the state championship last season, the Diamond Devils have returned with high expectations. 

Death Notices

James Mitchell Fortson, 62, of Elberton died April 23. Arrangements will be announced later by Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton chapel.

Doris Dover Burt, 86, formerly of Carlton, died April 12.

Gladys Allen, 89, a native of Tignall, died April 2.

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