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Elbert County

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2 Sentenced To Probation For Animal Cruelty

Two Elbert County residents have been sentenced to probation after being convicted of animal cruelty.

07/23/2014

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Elizabeth To Decide Whether To Allow Deer Hunting In Town

Elizabeth in Elbert County might allow bow hunting to thin the growing deer population.

07/08/2014

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Lightning Strikes Start 3 Fires In Elbert County

Firefighters in Elizabeth responded to three different fires Sunday afternoon. All of them were caused by lightning strikes.

06/23/2014

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Fire Heavily Damages Home In Elbert County

Investigators say a fire that seriously damaged a home in Elbert County spread from the fireplace.

11/25/2013

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DougCo Deputy Clerk & Recorder Fired Following CBS4 Investigation

Douglas County Deputy Clerk and Recorder Mike Acree has been fired one week after a CBS4 investigation revealed he tried to intervene on a speeding ticket received by a subordinate.

10/29/2013

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Douglas County Official Intervened On Speeding Ticket

Douglas County Deputy Clerk and Recorder Mike Acree admits he contacted the Elbert County Sheriff about a speeding ticket received by one of Acree’s subordinates, but Acree says he was not trying to act unethically.

10/22/2013

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Fire Heavily Damages Home In Elbert County

Fire investigators are working to determine what started a fire in Elbert County that destroyed a home.

08/22/2013

One of the suspects (credit: CBS)

Douglas County Deputies Search For 2 Women Suspected In Burglaries

Law enforcement in Douglas and Elbert counties would like the public’s help identifying suspects in a string of burglaries.

07/03/2013

An image from the Elbert County Shelter that was set up for evacuees of the Black Forest Fire. (credit: American Red Cross)

Heavy Smoke Forces Red Cross To Close Evacuation Shelter

Heavy smoke coming from the Black Forest Fire northeast of Colorado Springs has forced the American Red Cross to close one of their evacuation shelters.

06/12/2013

Michael Petramala (credit: Elbert County Sheriff's Office)

School Custodian Accused Of Trying To Lure Underage Girls

A middle school custodian has been arrested after police say he tried to lure underage girls over the Internet for sex.

02/25/2013

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