Friendly “Dumma” Sherrod, Jr., 60

Posted by | December 17, 2014 6:19 pm

Funeral services for Friendly “Dumma” Sherrod, Jr., 60, were held Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014 at 1 p.m. at Piney Grove Baptist Church in the Cross – Green Community with Pastor Cedric Carswell officiating. Interment was in Sherrod Memorial Cemetery in the Sherrodville Community.  He died Sunday morning, Dec. 7, 2014.
Mr. Sherrod, born in Emanuel County and was a member of the Forts Grove Baptist Church. He worked at Rayonier, … Read More

Martha Jones Lamb, 83

Posted by | December 17, 2014 4:18 pm

Funeral services for Martha Jones Lamb, 83, of Statesboro, will be Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 at 11 a.m. in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Rev. Jimmy Sumner officiating, assisted by Rev. Timothy Lamb. Interment will follow in the Sardis Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. She died Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2014 at the Ogeechee Area Hospice in Swainsboro.
Mrs. Lamb was born in Norristown, retired from Swainsboro Sportswear and was a member … Read More

Does your child want to be our spotlight kid or junior cook?

Posted by | December 17, 2014 2:39 pm

Did you know that the first paper of each month contains The Seedling? The Seedling is a miniature version of the newspaper just for kids. Each month we feature two children, one for Kids’ Spotlight and one for Cooking Corner. There is absolutely no charge and if your child is between the ages of 6-12 they can be in. All we need is some information and a picture. The deadline … Read More

Michelle and Josh Robertson united in private ceremony

Posted by | December 17, 2014 2:24 pm

Miss Michelle Tapley and Mr. Josh Robertson were united in a private ceremony October 18, 2014 at 6 p.m. at the H.G. Yeoman’s Barn. The bride is the daughter of John Tapley of Swainsboro. The groom is the son of Teresa Perry of Swainsboro. The double ring ceremony was preformed by Rev. Joe Bedgood. 

Juanita Oliphant Parker

Posted by | December 17, 2014 2:17 pm

Parker obit   Funeral services for Juanita Oliphant Parker of Wadley will be held at noon on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014 at Brinson Hill Baptist Church in Wadley with Rev. David Kemp Sr., pastor, as eulogist and Rev. James Love presiding. Interment will be at the Swainsboro City Cemetery. She died December 13, 2014.
Survivors are her sons, Gerald (Martha) Parker, Carlton (Norma) Parker, Leon (Pamela) Parker, Glenn (Rosie) Parker; her daughter Phyllis … Read More

Emma Catherine celebrates 20th birthday

Posted by | December 17, 2014 1:50 pm

Miss Emma Catherine Kite celebrated her 20th birthday with family and friends at their old home place at Stevens Crossing.

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