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Track Devils and Lady Devils Gear Up for Sectionals

April 24, 2014
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The Elbert County Lady Devil and Blue Devil track teams will be attending their Sectionals Saturday. Sectionals will be the final meet to determine who makes it to State and whose season comes to an end. For the Lady Devils, Angel McClary will be competing in the 100m and 200m dash. The 4x100m team will…

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Advertising Policy for Elbert County School System Tabled for 30 Days

April 24, 2014
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A re-worked advertising policy has been tabled by the Elbert County Board of Education after Monday’s regular meeting of the school board. According to Elbert County School Superintendent Chuck Bell, school systems normally have policies in place regarding what kind of advertising is and isn’t…

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University of Georgia Hosts Former US Treasury Secretary

April 24, 2014
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Minimum wage has not increased since 2009, and a former United States Treasury Secretary thinks long past time to raise it. In 2009, the minimum wage increased from $5.85/hour to the current rate of $7.25/hour. Former Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin, speaking at the University of…

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Major Traffic Shift Coming on Monday in Athens on State Route 10 Loop

April 24, 2014
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Major Traffic Shift Coming on Monday in Athens on State Route 10 Loop

Georgia DOT announces a major traffic shift Monday, April 28 on the State Route 10 Loop, Peter Street and Olympic Street as an interchange is built to replace the existing…

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April’s Classified Employee of the Month Recognized Monday Night

April 24, 2014
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A monthly tradition continued earlier this week at the Elbert County Board of Education’s regular meeting. During the meeting was the special presentation of the school system’s Classified Employee of…

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Sister City Fundraiser Coming up this Weekend

April 24, 2014
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The Elberton Sister City program is back on the fundraising grind. Coming up this Saturday, the program will be holding their annual Sister City Bubba Burger fundraiser. The cost is…

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Calendar

  • April 26, 2014 8:00 am26th Annual Kid's Fishing Derby
  • April 26, 2014 9:00 amAnnual Cause for Paws 5K Obstacle Run
  • April 27, 2014St. Mary's CME Church 146 Church Anniversary
  • April 27, 2014 2:30 pm2nd Choir Anniversary
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