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Clerk fired

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Bowman City Clerk Crystal Duck was terminated at Monday night’s regular meeting of the Bowman City Council after being previously suspended without pay for insubordination. 

Decision time for county

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The Elbert County Board of Commissioners have a lot of decisions to make in the upcoming months surrounding issues with a proposed ordinance on hemp farming and processing, repairs to the courthous

Albertson is participating in YHD

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Elbert County’s Emma Albertson is one of 40 youth members from across the country, and the only one from Georgia, to be selected to participate in the American Quarter Horse Youth Association’s (AQ

Bagwell: Andrews showed no respect

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Returning to the Elbert County Board of Education meeting Monday night with about 50 parents and students backing him, Kyle Bagwell repeated his position that the school board should re-hire Elbert

Vaccines more accessible

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The Northeast Health District, including the Elbert County Health Department, is currently scheduling appointments for those in Phase 1A of the state's rollout plan for the COVID-19 vaccine.

Development authority decides not to meet

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Development Authority of Elbert County, Elberton and Bowman Chairman Greg Gunter said last week that since COVID-19 positive tests are “stubbornly high” and since the authority has no actionable it