Posted by Pam Akridge | March 27, 2017 3:39 pm
Posted by Katelyn Moore, East Georgia State College | March 27, 2017 12:22 pm
On Wednesday, March 29, 2017, East Georgia State College’s Alumni Association will host their first Alumni & Friends Lunch and Learn Program at noon at the Sudie A. Fulford Community Learning Center. The program will feature speaker Bill Rogers, Jr. presenting a special talk about the Historic Dixie Theatre renovation project.
The Lunch and Learn Program is open to all friends of East Georgia State College and has a cost … Read More
Posted by Katelyn Moore, East Georgia State College | March 27, 2017 11:59 am
East Georgia State College’s search process to find a successor to Dr. Tim Goodman, the longest-serving current Vice President of Academic Affairs in the University System of Georgia, is nearing completion. After an exhaustive national search, the three finalists for the position will be visiting the Swainsboro campus in the next few weeks as part of the interview process.
“We have been working diligently and with great care to complete … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | March 27, 2017 10:14 am
In 1933, 37-year-old Kermit Stroud was working his brother Emmit’s farm in Fitzgerald when he met a 16-year-old beauty named Rose Walker. “We hit it off,” she recalled half a century later, and they eloped against the wishes of both families. They had two children, but Kermit’s passivity rankled Rose, and they slowly drifted apart. For more, see “Kermit,” the 40th installment of “Emanuel’s Children: Stories of a Southern Family.”… Read More
Posted by Katelyn Moore, East Georgia State College | March 27, 2017 9:57 am
Thinking about getting your degree in Fire Science? Instead, look into East Georgia State College’s Fire and Emergency Services Administration program, which will offer an online Associates Degree in FESA this Fall! Prior to this degree, students who wanted to further their education by earning their FESA Bachelor of Science degree had to first complete a degree in Fire Science at a technical college. Now, the path to a great … Read More
Posted by Pam Akridge | March 24, 2017 4:28 pm
Posted by Halei Lamb | March 24, 2017 1:47 pm
Rev. Bill Preskitt, pastor of Martinsville Church of Truth in Martinsville, Va., will make a trip to Swainsboro to preach revival at Perfected Love Holiness Church on April 3-7. Services will be held nightly at 7:30 p.m. All are invited to attend. Dean Martin II is the pastor, and the church is located at 1127 Highway 80 East.
Posted by Pam Akridge | March 24, 2017 1:23 pm
Posted by Pam Akridge | March 24, 2017 12:26 pm
In some countries, chocolate covered raisins are known as Raisinets. Raisinets were the earliest and one of the most popular brands of the product. Currently made by Nestle, they are the third largest selling candy in United States history. The Blumenthal Chocolate Company introduced the Raisinets to the United States in 1927, and then in 1984, the brand was acquired by Nestle. There are also a large number of other … Read More
Posted by Pam Akridge | March 23, 2017 11:34 am
This day was created to celebrate the magic and unconditional love that puppies bring to our lives. National Puppy Day is also a day to bring awareness to the need for care of and homes for orphaned pups as well as to educate people about the horrors of puppy mills across the country.