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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-
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
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
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
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. boy shot, killed on father-son boat trip

...the gun discharged around 5:30 p.m. Thursday as the father and son were putting a boat into the river near the Elbert County line.Patton said they had taken the rifle with them in case they saw a wild hog. He said the father was carrying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-24/ga-boy-shot-killed-father-so
Body of missing Lincoln County woman found in Fishing Creek

...a search by officers of the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office and Lincoln County Office of Emergency Services. The Elbert County Dive Team assisted in the location and recovery of the vehicle, according to Beggs.The cause and time of death are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-04-21/body-missing-lincoln-c