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Back to school!

The school year kicks off with traffic at 8:05 a.m. as parents drop off their children at Elbert County Primary School on Washington Highway during a rainy morning.

Lifetime sentence

William David Peterson, 19, of Athens entered a plea of guilty to a felony murder charge in Elbert County Superior Court Tuesday, July 10 for the January shooting death of Otha Perrin, who was 86 y


The Elberton star

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

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