Posted by Halei Lamb | September 20, 2017 4:46 pm
Calvary United Methodist Church’s annual pumpkin patch sales will begin September 30. These sales will continue through October 20, or until all the pumpkins are gone. Calvary will kick off the event on September 30 with the fall festival, country store, and bake sale. The bake sale hours will run from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m., so make plans to visit the church early to purchase homemade baked goods from … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 20, 2017 4:41 pm
Pastor Hal Wilson and members of Norristown Baptist Church invite the community to attend its special homecoming service. Originally slated for Sunday, Sept. 10, the service has been moved to Sunday, September 24, due to the inclement weather Hurricane Irma imposed. Services will still begin at 10 a.m.
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 20, 2017 4:40 pm
Sandra and Friends invites the public to join them in a southern gospel sing at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 23, at Safe Harbor Worship Center. The church is located at 111 Nora Blvd. in Adrian.
In addition to Sandra and Friends, the concert will feature Heartfelt Quartet from Lyons. Hamburger and hot dog plates will be sold from 5 – 6 … Read More
Posted by Katelyn Moore, East Georgia State College | September 20, 2017 10:35 am
On Friday, September 29, 2017, East Georgia State College will hold its fifth annual Critical Thinking Conference. The theme for this year’s conference is “A Single Rain: Using Biomimicry to Think and to Solve.” The conference is from 9:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. at EGSC’s Swainsboro campus.
Sign-in will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the Luck Flanders Gambrell Building Rotunda, with the welcome and keynote address at 9 a.m.
The … Read More
Posted by Katelyn Moore, East Georgia State College | September 20, 2017 8:32 am
East Georgia State College will hold its second Alumni and Friends Gala, “A Night Under the Stars,” on Saturday, October 7, 2017 beginning at 7 p.m. at the Sudie A. Fulford Community Learning Center. This event, sponsored by the EGSC Alumni Association, will celebrate the college’s past friends, attendees and graduates, whether from Emanuel County Junior College, East Georgia College, or East Georgia State College.
The event will feature food, … Read More
Posted by Pam Akridge | September 20, 2017 7:00 am
Beginning this weekend, the Boneyard downtown venue will be closed in preparation for the beginning of construction for the renovation project to take place there. All yard sellers and flea market vendors are to use the parking lot behind the county courthouse for their Saturday morning activities. It is anticipated that the update and renovation of this area will take between 8 and 10 months. Please spread the word to … Read More
Posted by Katelyn Moore, East Georgia State College | September 19, 2017 12:30 pm
The Annual Banned Books Celebration for 2017 will kick off this year on Monday, September 25, 2017 at the East Georgia State College Library with a lecture by EGSC Assistant Professor of Humanities Christian Kraus at 11 a.m. in the EGSC Learning Commons Room J503. His topic will be “Technology and Censorship in the Internet Age” and will involve themes from Ray Bradbury’s Fahrenheit 451.
After Kraus’s talk, the official … Read More
Posted by Katelyn Moore, East Georgia State College | September 19, 2017 8:30 am
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 18, 2017 3:11 pm
The Rotary Club of Swainsboro held its September 18, 2017 meeting at Catered Creations in Swainsboro. Al Lawson called the meeting to order and welcomed members and guests. Mitchell Fagler gave the invocation, and Cason Devane led the pledge and Four-Way Test.
Lawson introduced Sheila Metts and Linda Carmichael from the Calvary United Methodist Church who provided information about the Pumpkin Patch.
The Pumpkin Patch began in 2010 and was … Read More
Posted by Katelyn Moore, East Georgia State College | September 18, 2017 9:17 am
On September 27, 2017, beginning with registration at 9:30 a.m., The Georgia Aquaculture Association will hold their Annual Meeting at East Georgia State College’s Swainsboro campus. There will be presentations from researchers on projects related to water and fish.
The aquatics workshop in the afternoon will offer two hours of pesticide credit for commercial aquatic pesticide applicators. Pond owners and lake managers are invited to enjoy that workshop. There will … Read More