Elbert County

Arrest made in 2010 slaying of teacher

The Elbert County Sheriff's Office announced it has arrested Dan Pesch, 34, in connection with the 2010 death of Kiowa High School teacher Randy Wilson. Pesch was arrested on Dec. 19 in Littleton by …

Wheelers for the Wounded comes through for veterans

Veteran Morgan Huston served as a staff sergeant in the Air Force, and was deployed to Iraq, Afghanistan and Kosovo. The physical demands of his service caught up with him after he was discharged in …
State Legislature

Intern’s sexual harassment claim not true, state senator says

A former state House intern has filed a formal complaint accusing state Sen. Jack Tate of sexual harassment, and Tate said he has no recollections of any interactions with such House employees. “I …

Cards sent to military personnel overseas

More than 1,200 servicemen and servicewomen received Christmas cards from people they have never met thanks to a project organized by Elizabeth resident Suzy MacKenzie. MacKenzie, owner and operator …

Ranchland Republican Women forms, begins work

Republican women in Elbert County met Nov. 29 to formally organize and establish Ranchland Republican Women, which will foster and promote the principles of the Republican Party. Marlene Groves was …

Toy store owner says families are getting back to basics with gifts

While the national list for the top toys of the 2017 holiday season are pricey, have plenty of flare and might excite the children, one local toy store owner says a trend over the last two holiday …

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