Posted by Halei Lamb | October 10, 2015 9:00 am
The City of Adrian will hold a fall festival and chili cook-off today from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. The cook-off will begin at 10 a.m. There will be a $10 fee for all vendors and yard sales. Entertainment will be brought by a silent auction, cake walk, band, train for children, bouncy house and slide. Admission will be $2 per adult; children accompanied by an adult will be free.
Posted by Halei Lamb | October 10, 2015 8:00 am
The Community Action for Youth is excited to bring to this community the 1st Annual Basketball Tournament for the season. This tournament is dedicated to two outstanding Swainsboro High School athletes, Chico Washington and Randy Hughes. The tournament will be held today at Swainsboro High School in the old gym, the same gym that both of these players played in for many years.
There will be six teams participating: Flats, … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | October 8, 2015 8:25 pm
The ECI Lady Bulldogs defeated Calvary 4-3 to win the Region championship. The squad pulled from behind in the bottom of the 7th inning and scored two runs, securing the Region title. Congratulations, Lady Dogs!
Posted by Halei Lamb | October 8, 2015 6:00 pm
Noah Ebenezer Central Baptist Association will wind down its 2015 Revival at Waynesboro Deliverance Evangelistic Church in Waynesboro tonight. The event will feature Rev. Bertland Bailey Jr. of New Greenwood Baptist Church from Greenwood, La. Services will begin at 7 p.m. The church is located at 725 Hwy 25 South, Waynesboro.
The Noah Ebenezer Central Baptist Association is comprised of churches in Burke, Emanuel, Jefferson and Richmond Counties.
Posted by Halei Lamb | October 8, 2015 3:36 pm
The Fulford Center on the campus of East Georgia State College will host its 5th Annual Family Astronomy Night on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015. A variety of activities are planned for the event. For more details, check out next week’s edition of The Forest-Blade!
Posted by Halei Lamb | October 8, 2015 3:28 pm
Swainsboro Women’s Cancer Support Group has announced its planned meeting schedule. Every 4th Thursday of the month, the group will gather at Franklin Memorial Library. Pick up next Wednesday’s edition of The Forest-Blade for more information about the time of the meeting and the group’s mission!
Posted by Halei Lamb | October 8, 2015 3:20 pm
In August 2014, the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) along with four anonymous plaintiffs filed a lawsuit against the Emanuel County Board of Education, it’s superintendent, principal and two teachers, claiming violations of the Establishment Clause of the Constitution. Superintendent Dr. Kevin A. Judy announced that FFRF and plaintiffs are dismissing the lawsuit. Want the full story? Pick up next week’s edition of The Blade!
Posted by Halei Lamb | October 8, 2015 3:11 pm
Historic Twin City Georgia and Parrish Grove Baptist Church will host its 1st Annual Cancer Awareness Walk on October 24, 2015. The group is asking for support in fighting a disease that affects all walks of life. To find out how you can participate, pick up next week’s edition of The Blade!
Posted by Halei Lamb | October 8, 2015 2:51 pm
The annual Fortner-Wheeler reunion will be held at Gumlog Primitive Baptist Church. Pick up next Wednesday’s edition of The Forest-Blade to find out details about time and location!
Posted by Halei Lamb | October 8, 2015 2:31 pm
Funeral services for William “Billy” George Scott, 60, of Swainsboro will be held on Friday, Oct. 9, 2015 at 11 a.m. in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Rev. Curt Grimm officiating. Interment will follow in the Scott Family Cemetery. He died on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015 at his residence.
Mr. Scott was born in Greenville, S.C. on October 12, 1954 to the late William Bernard and Lois Jeanette Scott. He … Read More