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Pavey: Georgia Guidestones are one of strangest backroad attractions

...and commissioned such a mysterious, thought-inspiring landmark, and chose the highest hilltop in rural Georgia's Elbert County for its location?The story of the guidestones goes back to 1979, when a tall stranger using the pseudonym "R...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2015-01-24/pavey-georgia-
Meetings for Georgia hunters take up various subjects

...1-25, but it remains unclear if the break is helping to reduce the harvest of antlerless deer, McGowan said.Elbert County resident Mark Wallace believes closing the doe season ? even briefly ? could help rebuild the herd. Sparing does...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2015-01-10/meetings-georg
Georgians passing GED test

...the labor force has less than a high school education, according to state Department of Labor statistics. In nearby Elbert County, 30 percent of workers lack a high school diploma or GED, and in some high-poverty counties the percentage is even...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-15/georgians-passing-ged-tes
Ga. announces 3 transportation projects

...2016 at a cost of $5.5 million.Nine miles of State Route 77 will also be rebuilt and widened between Madison and Elbert Counties at a cost of $47.8 million. The project is being executed by a Snellville company and is expected to be done by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-01-01/ga-announces-3-transportatio
Slaying with Edgefield link remains mystery

...was found in a burned vehicle in Georgia's Elbert County, authorities are not confident enough about...day-long Sept. 28 manhunt in a wooded area of Elbert County. They remain in the Elbert County Jail without bond. Authorities say Cann pointed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-04/slaying-edgefield-link
Laney runs past Hephzibah

After losing consecutive games to Elbert County and Washington County to fall below .500 midway through the season, Laney is starting to get back into rhythm.Levin Lackey scored...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-10-25/laney-runs-p
South Aiken's stop at 1 completes rally

...the road and then lost at home to Westminster. After another road win at Albany, Laney dropped a home contest to Elbert County.This week, the Wildcats have a bye before focusing on their first region game Oct. 3 against top-ranked Washington...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-09-20/south-aikens
Georgia hospitals see change, crisis

...major economic engine.He noted that the Elberton-Elbert County Hospital Authority has asked the county Board of Commissioners...devastating economic loss to the community and leave Elbert County residents without local access to health care services...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-01/georgia-hospitals-see-change
Laney coach sees tough season as sign of quality

...schedule might be tougher. Three of the first four non-region opponents ? Dublin, Westminster (Atlanta) and Elbert County ? advanced to the 2013 playoffs. Then on Oct. 3, the Wildcats open their region schedule against Washington County...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/football/2014-08-23/laney-coach-
Columbia County rivalry highlights key games

...of the past 11 in the series.ELBERT COUNTY (2-1) AT LANEY (2-1)KEY PLAYERS: Elbert County RB Rantious Reed, Laney QB Vicen'te...non-region game of the regular season. Elbert County has also played Westminster...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-09-18/columbia-county-rival