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Elbert County Board of Education's Employee of the Month for November was Tara Simpson (center). The announcement was made Monday at the BOE’s monthly meeting.

The Elbert County Board of Commissioners (BOC) unanimously approved a motion to propose a Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (T-SPLOST) referendum to be placed on a March 2019 ba

The Development Authority of Elbert County, Elberton and Bowman approved allowing attorney Rob Leverett to negotiate a settlement proposal with Elberton City Attorney Steve Jenkins over issues rela

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For the first time this season, the Blue Devils ended Friday night with the promise of doughnuts hanging in the air. 

Elbert County answered the injury bug call and secured a playoff berth with a commanding 37-2 win over Putnam County Oct. 26.

Elbert County fell 45-14 at Rabun County Friday night.

Death Notices

William Pool Allen, 62, of Elberton died Nov. 5. Memorial services were held Nov. 10 at Oak Grove Baptist Church. Mack’s Funeral Home, Elberton chapel

Robert Donald Almond, 83, of Roebuck, South Carolina and a native of Elberton,  died Oct. 31. Family received friends Nov.

Willie Thomas Ashworth, 89, of Hull and a native of Bowman, died Oct. 27. Funeral services were held on Oct. 30 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Bowman. Pruitt Funeral Home

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Elberton, GA  30635

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

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