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UPDATED on Friday, May, 24:

Aspiring chefs were honored at Monday’s meeting of the Elbert County Board of Education.

UPDATE: Wednesday morning Elbert County Coroner Chuck Almond said autopsy results revealed that the cause of death was drowning. 

Sports for Subscribers

With only a dozen and half elite athletes, Elbert County dominated the 2019 Georgia High School Association’s Class AA 2019 State Track and Field Championships May 9-11. 

Somewhere between all the Xs and Os and hot full-pad practices, new head coach Brad Waggoner aims to instill his own brand of football in the Blue Devils. 

Death Notices

John Stanley Ayers, 76, of Elberton died May 17. Funeral services were held May 21 at Elberton First Baptist Church and interment followed at Elmhurst Cemetery.

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

The Elberton star

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

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