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A Georgia Guidestones Mystery Has Been Solved

October 22, 2014

Earlier this year, a mysterious piece of granite was placed in a void left by the original removal of a piece of the original Guidestones. The piece that was inserted simply had the year “2014” along with some initials inscribed on it. Turns out it wasn’t an indication of an approaching apocalypse that was speculated…

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Elbert County Approves Addition of Keep Elbert County Beautiful to Fiscal Budget

October 22, 2014

Keep Elbert County Beautiful is now officially a part of the Elbert County FY 2015 budget. At their regular meeting on Monday, the Elbert County Board of Commissioners approved the addition of Keep Elbert County Beautiful to the county’s budget. Elbert County Administrator Bob Thomas…

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TJ and Friends Ready to Host Annual Fall for Friends Motorcycle Ride

October 22, 2014

The TJ and Friends Foundation is preparing for one of its longest running fundraisers. That would be the annual Fall for Friends Motorcycle Ride. TJ and Friends Foundation President Henry Mattox says the foundation hosts two rides a year; one in the spring and this…

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Gas Prices Continue to Sharply Decrease

October 22, 2014

Some great news for those filling up at the gas pumps this week. Gas prices have decreased substantially over the last week; so much so that the state average decreased…

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Augusta Soldier Being Sent to West Africa to Assist in Containing Ebola Virus

October 22, 2014

Soldiers from Georgia are being sent to West Africa to help officials working to contain the spread of the deadly Ebola virus. The Associated Press reported that a group of…

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2014-2015 Elbert County Teacher of the Year Named

October 21, 2014
2014-2015 Elbert County Teacher of the Year Named

It was an evening of accolades and awards at Monday’s regular meeting of the Elbert County Board of Education. The 2014-2015 Teachers of the Year award from each school in…

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Granite Country Weather

Calendar

  • October 24, 2014 7:30 pmElbert County Blue Devils vs Morgan County
  • October 25, 2014 9:00 amT J & Friends Fall Bike Ride
  • October 25, 2014 11:00 amLittle Caesars Fall Festival
  • October 26, 2014 5:00 pmFall Festival
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