Harbin announced bid for Lavonia Mayor

The race to be the next mayor of Lavonia just got a little more competitive with the announcement of a second councilman throwing his hat into the ring. Harold Harbin told WLHR News on Tuesday afternoon he intends to qualify to run for mayor rather than seek another term on city council. Harbin also issued a press release announcing his […]

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Legacy Link to offer Wellness Classes in August

Legacy Link, along with St. Mary’s Sacred Heart Hospital, will be offering a fun and interactive 6-week program proven to help older adults to better manage their health conditions, improve their quality of life, and lower health care costs. The classes will be held on Wednesdays from Aug. 7 to Sept. 11 between 2-4 p.m. at St. Mary’s Sacred Heart […]

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Roberts found competent to stand trial for murder

A Bowman man was declared competent to stand trial for murder during a hearing in Elbert County Superior Court held on Monday. Northern Superior Court Judge Lauren Watson set a trail date for July 29 for 49-year-old Gregory Robert Roberts of a Beaver Run Extension address in Bowman. Roberts was arrested and charged with the murder of 30-year-old Ashley Marie […]

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Hart County asks Archway to study need for a new jail

Hart County County Administrator Terrell Partain told commissioners he has asked representatives from the University of Georgia’s Archway Partnership program to perform two studies on the Hart County Jail and bring back a recommendation on whether a new jail is needed or not. For the past couple of years grand juries have raised questions about the need for a new […]

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