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There were fewer teams in Hart County’s 17th annual Spelling Bee on March 15, but moderator Walter Gordon got it right when he said, “They are few in number but strong in intellect.”

There will be a dedication of a Sons of the American Revolution grave marker ceremony at 11 a.m.

The Hartwell Police Department reported the following arrests:

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Hart County High School junior Torrion Starks was named as a participant to play in the GACA (Georgia Coaches Association) All-Star game on March 24 at Dalton High School in Dalton.

Hart County High School senior point guard Tevin Craft participated in the seventh annual North Georgia All-Star Classic on March 17 at Gainesville High School in Gainesville.

Hart County High School senior linebacker Kirby King signed a National Letter of Intent on Tuesday to play football at University of the Cumberlands in Williamsburg, Kentucky.

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The 22nd annual Polar Bear Plunge and Winter Festival will be held Saturday, Feb. 24 at Hartwell Marina. The event is a benefit for the Northeast Georgia Council on Domestic Violence.


Ronnie Bowers
Joel Ronnie Bowers, 68, of Mt. Olivet Road, Hartwell, passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018 at his home.

Wilton "Punk" Morgan 
Wilton Cox "Punk" Morgan, age 92, of Bowersville, passed away Monday, March 19, 2018 at his home.

John Arndt
John Lewis Arndt, 88, of Hartwell, Ga., formerly of Danielsville, Ga., passed away Sunday, March 18, 2018, at the Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.

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The Hartwell Sun

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Hartwell, GA 30643
Phone: 706-376-8025
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