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The Elbert County Board of Commissioners (BOC) unanimously approved a motion for County Administrator Bob Thomas to seek bids for repaving Corinth Church Road and Middleton Church Road as part of t

Elbert County’s school board held the first of three hearings Monday on the board’s budget proposal of approximately $30.5 million for the school year 2019-2020.

Troy Colquitt, an Elberton City Council member, directs comments to Sweet City Attorney Michael Mayo, seated on the front row during the Elbert County Board of Commissioners’ hearing March

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With only a dozen and half elite athletes, Elbert County dominated the 2019 Georgia High School

Association’s 2019 State Track and Field Championships May 9-11.

Elbert County Comprehensive High School’s Administration will be hosting a “meet and greet” with new head football coach Thursday in the school’s multi-purpose building from 6 until 7 p.m.

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.

Death Notices

Dr. Joe Stewart Campbell, 85, of Elberton died May 11. Funeral services were held May 14 at First Baptist Church and interment followed in Elmhurst Cemetery.

Sylvia Aldrich, 58, of Lavonia died April 29. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Berry Funeral Home

Mary Alice Dye, 89, of Atlanta and formerly of Elberton died April 24. Funeral services were held in Decatur April 29. A.S. Turner and Sons Funeral Home, Decatur

The Elberton star

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 280
Elberton, GA  30635

Phone: 706-283-8500
Fax: 706-283-9700