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Famed guide Donald Ray "Buddy" Edge is calling it a day

...B. Russell Lake and helped perpetuate the myth of that lake's earliest years that there were no stripers in the Elbert County reservoir. "We caught a lot of big stripers (40 pounds and up) and released them, keeping our success secret...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-06-25/famed-guide-dona
Richt says UGA still recruiting quarterback transfer

...Richt said. "It's possible. We just have to wait and see."Georgia defensive back target Mecole Hardman from Elbert County weighed in on the quarterback situation on his Twitter page on Tuesday."Georgia just waiting on @skinnyqb10 (2016...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-02/richt-says-uga-still-recruit
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
Willie Harris Johnson

...Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Born in Elbert County, GA, she spent most of her life in Augusta, GA...Harris. She finished the First Consolidated School of Elbert County and retired from Colonial Baking Company after 20 years...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174217855
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
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
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