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The Hart County Sheriff’s Department reported the following incidents:  

Hart County property owners got some disheartening news at the Hart County Board of Commissioners meeting Tuesday.

Denise Kowalski has only been in Hart County for a year and a half, but she has already made an indelible impact on the community.


The Hart County Lady Volley Dogs picked up their first win of the season with a 2-1 (25-20, 26-24, 25-23) victory over Cedar Shoals in Athens on Tuesday.

Senior pitcher Ivy Grant pitched a one-hit shutout in Hart’s 8-0 run-ruled victory at the softball field on Monday at HCHS.

After what amounted to an hour rain delay, Hart County and Elbert County battled for 48 minutes and in the end, the game finished as it began, with the score tied.


Kanubhai A. Patel

Kanubhai A. Patel, 71, of Martin, died Aug. 21, 2016. Funeral service was held Aug. 23, at the Hartwell Chapel of Strickland Funeral Home.

Violet VanDerveer

Clinton Hill

Clinton Hill, 70, of Lavonia, died Aug. 20, 2016. A memorial service was held Aug. 24, at the Lavonia Chapel of Strickland Funeral Home.

The Hartwell Sun

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