Posted by Pam Akridge | March 23, 2018 11:00 am
Hickman Transport is a contractor for the USPS, we are seeking a Part-Time Driver to assist with transporting mail throughout Emanuel and surrounding Counties. Work hours are early in the morning and late in the afternoon. This is an hourly pay position at $23.76 per hour. This is an ideal position for someone looking for a second job or a retiree looking to add a little extra money to their … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | March 22, 2018 4:18 pm
Bryson and Taylor Rowland of Kite proudly announce the birth of their daughter Tinly Winn Rowland. She was born January 4, 2018, at 1:58 p.m. at Fairview Park Hospital in Dublin. She weighed 8 lbs., 4 oz., and was 22 inches long.
Tinley is the granddaughter of Terry and Joy Winfrey of Kite and Ben and Monica Benedict of Clarksville, Tennessee; the great-grandaughter of Virginia Frost of Wrightsville and Harrison … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | March 22, 2018 4:12 pm
On March 26, 2018, Kiy’s fist annual Purple Day will be held as a beneficial awareness for a seizure service dog at The Swainsboro-Emanuel County Recreation Department. The event will begin at 3:30 p.m. and a one-mile walk will begin at 5:30 p.m.
Admission for children will be $3 and $5 for adults. Food and drink is included per admission fee. Games will be provided for play and will range … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | March 22, 2018 4:08 pm
by WHITLEY CLIFTON
The Board of Commissioners held its regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. on Monday, March 19, 2018.
In regards to new business, the following motions were made:
• Guy Singletary presented to the board on entering a contract with Jefferson County State Work Camp, as a second detail crew, for state inmates to perform work along county roads. Twin City Work Camp did not have enough resources … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | March 22, 2018 4:04 pm
by WHITLEY CLIFTON
The City Council and Mayor of Swainsboro met at 5 p.m. on Monday, March 19, to review the city ordinance. In doing so, the following actions were made/discussed:
• Johnny Ray Stafford and City Administrator Al Lawson presented four officers to hire to the board. Two will serve as full time and include…
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Posted by Halei Lamb | March 22, 2018 4:02 pm
Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church, under the leadership of Dr. Alfred Cason, will hold its spring revival Wednesday, March 28, through Friday, March 30. The guest speaker will be Rev. Rufus J. Whatley of Forsyth.
Whatley is the pastor of Union Hill Missionary Baptist Church of Forsyth and New Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church of Culloden. He serves as chaplain for the Monroe County sheriff’s and police departments as well as … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | March 22, 2018 4:00 pm
On March 22, March 23, and March 25, Holy Zion Church of Metter will host a youth revival beginning at 7:30 nightly.
Thursday night service, March 22, will feature guest speaker Minister Terry Williams. Guest churches to be in attendance will include
Hope Community Church, Holy Zion of Twin City, Holy Zion of Statesboro, Mercer Grove, Jones Temple Pentecostal, Thankful Baptist of Metter, St. Matthews, and Roundtree Chapter.
Friday, March … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | March 22, 2018 3:58 pm
On March 30, 2018, at 6:30 p.m., Hillcrest Baptist Church will host a Good Friday service with the theme being “Power of the Cross.” The church will hold communion and Brother Shannon Boula will be the featured guest speaker. Following service, all are invited to bring finger foods and attend a social gathering.
Posted by Halei Lamb | March 22, 2018 3:56 pm
On March 31, 2018 from 1-4 p.m., Hillcrest Baptist Church, located at 990 US Hwy. 1 North, will host its 1st annual community-wide Easter egg hunt. Live music, food, giveaways, a bouncy house, and prize eggs will be available for entertainment and the event is free.
For more information, contact Pastor Jonathan Shepard at 334-435-3711 or Angel Oliver at 478-494-8918.
Posted by Halei Lamb | March 22, 2018 3:54 pm
Consuming Fire Ministries will host a county-wide prayer on March 28, 2018, at 6 p.m. at the water fountain across from City Hall. The featured speaker will be Pastor Shannon Boula of Blundle Baptist Church and prayer will be lead by Nicholas Robertson of Consuming Fire Ministires.
Intercessors will be available for individual prayer needs after the meeting. The gathering is estimated to last approximately 30-45 minutes. All are invited … Read More