News Stories

Chris Coile and Duane Hall of Coile-Hall-Spagnoli Funeral Home presented a $1,000 grant check last Thursday to Addie Thaxton of HYDRA.

An overabundance of stray dogs in Hart County recently forced Hart County Sheriff Mike Cleveland to request from the Hart County Board of Commissioners an additional 10 hours in labor to be allotte

The Hartwell Rotary Club recently announced Bob Savage was its 4-Way Test contest winner.


It’s a new field and new scoreboard, but Friday night, it will be the same old rivalry as Hart County and Elbert County meet for the 61st time.

Down 8-2 in the top of the fifth inning, the Hart County Lady Bulldogs rallied with 10 runs in the final two innings to get the 12-8 win over Elbert County at the Hart County High School softball f

In its only preseason scrimmage before the Aug. 19 season opener against Elbert County, Hart fell 14-3 in a scrimmage against Belton Honea Path last Friday in Honea Path, S.C.


Johnny Ray Hill

Johnny Ray Hill, 68, of Bowman, died Aug. 11, 2016. A memorial service was held Aug. 14 in the Memorial Chapel of Berry Funeral Home in Elberton.

Melinda Martin

Melinda Kaye Martin, 58, of Athens, died Aug. 13, 2016. Pruitt Funeral Home in Royston is in charge of arrangements.

Charles Heard

Charles Heard, 61, of Hartwell, passed Aug. 13, 2016. Arrangements will be announced by Mack’s Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Hartwell Chapel.

The Hartwell Sun

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 700, 8 Benson St.
Hartwell, GA 30643
Phone: 706-376-8025
Fax: 706-376-3016