Please use caution

Posted by | March 24, 2017 4:28 pm


Please use caution when traveling on hwy 80 and the intersection of S Old Reidsville Rd. There has been a wreck. 


Rev. Preskitt to preach revival at Perfected Love Holiness Church

Posted by | 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.


This Day in History

Posted by | March 24, 2017 1:23 pm

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National Covered Raisins Day

Posted by | 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


National Puppy Day

Posted by | 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.


EGSC-Augusta names new Director

Posted by | March 23, 2017 10:21 am

Nickolas Kelch has been named Director of East Georgia State College’s Augusta Campus, located on the Summerville Campus of Augusta University. He had been serving as Interim Director since November of 2016.

“I am excited to take on this important role at our Augusta location,” Kelch said. “I have been involved with the development of the Augusta campus since we first opened and look forward to continuing our partnership with … Read More


Cade Robert Lamb, 26

Posted by | March 22, 2017 2:31 pm

   Graveside services for Cade Robert Lamb, 26, of Kite were held Friday, March 17, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Kersey Cemetery with Rev. Lamar Kersey and Rev. Bert Flanders officiating. He died Monday, March 13, 2017.

   Mr. Cade Robert Lamb was born on December 15, 1990, in Dublin. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, riding four-wheelers, and spending time with his niece and nephew. He was preceded in death by his father, … Read More


John “Pop-Pop” W. Oglesby, 92

Posted by | March 22, 2017 2:28 pm

   Funeral services for John “Pop-Pop” W. Oglesby, 92, were held Sunday, March 19, 2017 at 3:30 p.m. at Mt. Zion Church in Garfield with Pastor Johnny Branch presiding. Interment was held at Swan’s Cemetery. He died Mach 15, 2017.

   Mr.  John “Pop-Pop” W. Oglesby was born March 14, 1925 in Garfield. He was the youngest of six, born to the late John and Martha Oglesby. He accepted Christ at an … Read More


Winn Dale Corley, 58

Posted by | March 22, 2017 2:27 pm

   Funeral services for Winn Dale Corley, 58, of Twin City were held Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home with Reverend James Davis officiating. He died Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at his residence following a brief illness.

   Mr. Winn Dale Corley was born August 9, 1958 in Swainsboro to the late Thomas Jefferson Corley and Henrietta Moore Corley. He was preceded in death … Read More


Arlis Huel Womack Jr., 72

Posted by | March 22, 2017 2:25 pm

   Funeral services for Arlis Huel Womack Jr., 72, of Twin City were held Wednesday, March 22, 2017 in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home at 3 p.m. with Elder Tommy Rountree and Elder Sam Bowen officiating. Interment followed in the Hebron Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. He died Monday, March 20, 2017 at Augusta University Medical Center following an extended illness.

   Mr. Arlis Huel Womack Jr. was born December 1, 1944 … Read More


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