Friday night football

Posted by | October 21, 2016 4:06 pm

Make sure you bundle up tonight if you are going out to support your favorite team. It’s going to be cool and windy out tonight. Wishing all area teams the best of luck!

Swainsboro traveling to Vidalia

ECI traveling to Johnson Co

DEA home Nathanael Greene Academy

Sheriff’s Reports

Posted by | October 21, 2016 2:45 pm

   Emanuel County Sheriff’s deputies reported…

   October 10

   Complainant stated that a dog ran out of the offender’s yard and bit him.

   October 11

   Victim reported she hit a deer on I-16 Westbound at Mile Marker 87.

   Victim visited Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office to file a report in reference to child custody dispute. Victim was advised to contact an attorney.

   October 12

   Victim was traveling on US 1 N/Bus. 1 N. … Read More

Jail activity

Posted by | October 21, 2016 12:45 pm

   Brian Leverette, 24, 7229 Ginger Court, Riverdale; entered 10/11/16; Theft/taking, Theft/deception, Financial transaction card fraud; released 10/12/16; EGSC

   Eric Price, 24, 112 N. Main St., Wadley; entered 10/11/16; COURT-Brought from Another Agency/Facility; released 10/12/16; ECSO

   Wiley Edward Chance III, 31, 150 Ashley Dr., Lyons; entered 10/11/16; COURT-Brought from Another Agency/Facility; rekeased 10/12/16; ECSO

   Noah Lee Pierce, 47, 115 Plantation Lane, Garfield; entered 10/12/16; Employment sec law/unemp com/fraud/emp claims; released 10/12/16; … Read More

Today in history

Posted by | October 21, 2016 10:30 am

On this day in 1929, the 50th birthday of the incandescent light bulb, Henry Ford throws a big party to celebrate the dedication of his new Thomas Edison Institute in Dearborn, Michigan. Everybody who was anybody was there: John D.Rockefeller Jr, Charles Schwab, Otto H.Kahn, Walter Chrysler, Marie Curie, Will Rogers, President Herbert Hoover- and, of course, the guest of honor, Thomas Edison himself.

This Day In History

Posted by | October 21, 2016 10:19 am

george_washington_bridge_001-2On this day 89 years ago, construction began on the George Washington Bridge. It is a double-decked suspension bridge that spans the Hudson River between the Washington Heights neighborhood in the borough of Manhattan in New York City and Fort Lee, New Jersey. As of 2015, the bridge carries over 105 million vehicles per year, making it the world’s busiest motor vehicle bridge. It is owned by the Port Authority … Read More

Today is National Mammography Day

Posted by | October 21, 2016 9:25 am

National Mammography Day is observed annually on the third Friday in October as part of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This day serves as a reminder to all women that the best defense is early detection. A mammogram can often detect a problem before there is any outward physical sign. Make sure you get your regular checkups.

How to observe:
Set up a mammogram and use #NationalMammographyDay for social media … Read More

Legals: October 19, 2016

Posted by | October 21, 2016 8:50 am





ESTATE NO. 16E0086


IN RE: The Petition to Probate Will in Solemn Form in the above-referenced estate having been duly filed,


This is to notify you to file objection, if there is any, to the Petition to Probate Will in Solemn Form, in … Read More

Today’s forecast

Posted by | October 21, 2016 8:42 am

Happy Friday, Emanuel County! It is currently 66° outside. The high for today will be 79°, and the low for tonight will be 48°. Saturday and Sunday, temperatures will be in the mid- to upper-70’s. Have a wonderful weekend!

Billy James Riner, 49

Posted by | October 20, 2016 8:05 am

billy-rinerFuneral services for Billy James Riner, 49, of Swainsboro will be held Friday, Oct. 21, 2016 at 11 a.m. in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Rev. Rusty Moore officiating, assisted by Rev. Morris Brantley. Interment will follow in the Mt. Shady Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016 from 6 – 8 p.m. He died Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016 at his … Read More

 Jackson receives 145 years for Maple Hole Road standoff

Posted by | October 19, 2016 2:18 pm

“Anthony Jackson, the subject of a standoff on Maple Hole Road in Garfield earlier this year, was found guilty on all 8 counts today in Emanuel County’s Superior Court. He received a 145 year sentence, 40 of which will be served in confinement. Jackson was also issued a restitution charge in the amount of $116,448.16. Look for the full report in next Wednesday’s Blade!”

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