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Harlow named Chief Nursing Officer at Elbert Memorial

Elbert Memorial Hospital is pleased to welcome Tammy Harlow, Chief Nursing Officer. Ms. Harlow joined EMH in September and has been very busy getting to know her Nursing Staff and making sure they are providing exceptional care to our patients. She has twenty plus years of success inspiring teams and …

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T. McFerrin, Ben Zambiasi selected to Hall of Fame

Veteran high school football coach T. McFerrin and former Georgia Bulldog Ben Zambiasi will be among eight individuals inducted into the 2019 Georgia Sports Hall of Fame, it was announced on Monday. Others who will be inducted into the Macon-based hall of fame the weekend of Feb. 22-23 include: -Brenda …

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Livestock Thefts end in Arrests

An Investigation by Elbert County Sheriff’s Office along with Hart County Sheriff’s Office, Franklin County Sheriff’s Office and Madison County Sheriff’s Office led to arrest of two subjects on numerous charges. Michael Taylor Maxwell, 24 of a Fork Creek Lane, Bowman, GA address is charged with 15 counts of Livestock …

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Police investigating thefts of two vehicles, other items

Elberton Police are investigating a number of recent thefts from residences in the city, including two reports of stolen automobiles. Between the evening of Sept. 17 and morning of Sept. 18, a 2000 Mercury Mountaineer valued at $6,000 was reported stolen from a Burke Street residence. On Wednesday, a 1998 …

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Bowman tables $220 increase in library contract

By Linton Johnson linton@wsgcradio.com The Bowman City Council voted unanimously Monday to table a decision on renewing the city’s contract with the Bowman Public Library. At issue for council members was a lack of advance notice of a $220 increase in the annual contract from $5,400 to $5,620 – as illustrated …

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