Clary hints at hospital needing more support

EMH CFO Kelly Cox gives the financial report at Tuesday night's authority meeting.

CEO Brandon  Clary told Commission  Chairman Tommy Lyon as well as members of the hospital authority that Jefferson County had just authorized three mils of property tax to support their local hospital. Clary said the county was already giving $100,000 per month to the hospital to keep it operational. Clary …

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Brooks, Childs announce retirement from C of C


Elbert County Chamber of Commerce Chairman Bill Daughtry notified the public that Chamber of Commerce President Phyllis Brooks and Secretary Gwen Childs have submitted their resignations to be effective March 31, 2017. Daughtry said he received and accepted the resignations last week and informed chamber board of directors this morning. …

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Elbert County man dies in single car accident


A 24-year-old Dewy Rose man is dead after being involved in a single car accident this past Sunday afternoon. Joshua Dean Audet, of Dewy Rose, was killed as the result of a single-car accident which occurred on Saddler Road. According to Georgia State Patrol reports, Audet was traveling north on …

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Six face drug charges in Elbert County traffic stops

Elbert County Sheriff’s deputies arrested six individuals in four separate traffic stops over the past week. Two individuals were arrested as the result of a Nov. 2 traffic stop on South Segars Street by Elbert County deputies. Jill Craft, 18, and Shannon J. Booth, 41, both face drug-related charges as …

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Specialty Health Care Services Today

Lake Russell Specialty Health care Services today Friday April 8th Dr. Louis Fernandez, specializing in gynecology , Dr. Shri Nadig specializing in Ear, Nose, And Throat, and Dr. Stuart Babcock, specializing in general Surgery, will see Patients in their new office located at 46 Laurel Drive in Elberton. To make …

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