Patsy Lawson, 74

Posted by | December 9, 2016 11:35 am

patsy-lawsonGraveside services for Patsy Lawson, 74, of Swainsboro will be held Friday, Dec. 9, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. in the Sardis Primitive Baptist Cemetery near Kite. She died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016 at the Emanuel Medical Center.

Mrs. Patsy Lawson was born April 14, 1942 to the late Ernest and Cora Lee Kersey Price. She was owner/operator of Lawson’s Service Station for more than 35 years, and she retired from … Read More


Larry Marvin Braswell, 70

Posted by | December 9, 2016 9:56 am

Funeral services for Larry Marvin Braswell, 70, of Twin City will be held Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Wood Funeral Home with Rev. Ann Braswell and Rev. Bobby Braswel officiating. Burial will follow in the Swainsboro City Cemetery. Visitation will be held Friday, Dec. 9, 2016 from 5 – 7 p.m. at Wood Funeral Home. He died December 7, 2016 at Community Hospice in Read More




Tiffany Rene’ Broughan, 21

Posted by | December 8, 2016 8:22 am

tiffany-broughanFuneral services for Tiffany Rene’ Broughan, 21, of Statesboro were held Monday, Dec. 5, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Richmond Hill Presbyterian Church with Rev. Phil Wilson officiating. Interment followed in Bryan Neck Presbyterian Church Cemetery. She died December 1, 2016.

Ms. Tiffany Rene’ Broughan was born May 11, 1995 in Savannah. She was a 2013 graduate of South Effingham High School, where she was a member of the color … Read More


Horace Carlton Kirby, 86

Posted by | December 8, 2016 8:08 am

horace-kirbyFuneral services for Horace Carlton Kirby, 86, of Columbus were held Friday, Nov. 11, 2016 at 11 a.m. in Edgewood Hall of Stiffler-Hamby Mortuary in Columbus with Rev. Mike Reeves officiating. Burial took place at Oglethorpe City Cemetery. He died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016 at Columbus Hospice House.

Born April 12, 1930 to Horace Greely and Shellie Mae Kirby, Mr. Horace Carlton Kirby was the eldest of 10 children. He … Read More


Sheriff’s Reports: December 7, 2016

Posted by | December 7, 2016 5:34 pm

   Emanuel County Sheriff’s deputies reported…

   November 29

   Complainant stated that he was traveling on Highway 23 when he struck a deer.

   Victim stated the offender bought soy beans from him and refused to pay. Investigator then contacted the offender, who paid for the soy beans thereafter.

   November 30

   Victim stated that someone had taken a window unit from a window at her residence in her absence.

   Victim stated that the … Read More


Jail Activity: December 7, 2016

Posted by | December 7, 2016 4:57 pm

   Jason Wade Newsome, 43, 207 Mckennize Dr.; entered 11/30/16; Burglary, Probation/Swainsboro PD/Middle Ga Probation, Expired Tag; ECSO

   Melissa Ann Henry, 42, 207 Mckenzie Dr.; entered 11/30/16; Burglary, Probation/Swainsboro PD/Middle Ga Probation; ECSO

   Heather Lynn Hutcheson, 34, 6 Phillip St.; entered 11/30/16; Probation/State Court/Middle Ga Probation, Public Indecency, Public Intoxication; ECSO

   Steven Lamont Way, 39, 320 Racetrack St.; entered 11/30/16 Burglary, Parole Violation; TCPD

   Diantre Rhalil Gibbons, 21, #18 105 Latitude … Read More


Mickey Tanner, 67

Posted by | December 7, 2016 3:29 pm

mickey-tannerFuneral services for Mickey Tanner, 67, of Swainsboro were held Friday, Dec. 2, 2016 in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home at 2 p.m. with Reverend James Tanner officiating. Interment followed in the Eastbrook Cemetery and Mausoleum. He died Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016 at his residence following an extended illness.

Mr. Mickey Tanner was born October 28, 1949 in New Home Community in Johnson County to the late Bennie Ivey … Read More


Lora B. Flowers, 96

Posted by | December 7, 2016 2:19 pm

lora-flowersFuneral services for Lora B. Flowers, 96, of Riverview, Fla. will be held Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016 at 11 a.m. in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Rev. Vernon Wiggins officiating. Interment will follow in the Hebron Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery in Garfield. She died Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016.

Ms. Lora Boatright Flowers was born in Garfield, the daughter of the late Robert Lewis and Eva Smith Boatright. She lived in … Read More


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