Monthly Archives: August 2018

Manna truck to visit Summertown

Posted on August 31, 2018 4:04 pm by Halei Lamb

   On Tuesday, September 18, a manna truck will be located at Summertown Baptist Church from 11:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. All are invited.


Bethel UMC announces homecoming

Posted on August 31, 2018 4:04 pm by Halei Lamb

   Beginning at 11 a.m. on Sunday, September 9, Bethel United Methodist Church (UMC), located on Cow Ford Bridge Road in Kite, will host its 182nd homecoming event since its establishment in 1836. Those in attendance are requested to bring a covered dish, as a covered-dish lunch will be served after service. Plates, cups, forks, and tea will be provided. For additional information, call 478-469-3605.


Blood drive to be held at FBC–Swainsboro

Posted on August 31, 2018 4:04 pm by Halei Lamb

   On Thursday, September 6, First Baptist Church of Swainsboro will host an American Red Cross blood drive from 12 to 6 p.m. inside its Family Life Center. The church is located at 240 West Main Street.

   To schedule appointments online, visit redcrossblood.org and use sponsor code “Emanuelcomm.” To save up to 15 minutes, streamline donation experiences by visiting RedCrossBlood.org/RapidPass to complete pre-donation readings and health history questions. For additional information, Read More


Miss McCorkle, Mr. Brinson to exchange vows

Posted on August 30, 2018 5:05 pm by Halei Lamb

   Terry and Marie McCorkle announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Sara Elizabeth McCorkle of Claxton, to Mr. Steven Taylor Brinson of Millen, son of Steve and Deirdre Brinson.
   Miss McCorkle is a 2013 honor graduate of Pinewood Christian Academy and a 2017 graduate of Georgia Southern University with a Bachelor of Business Administration Accounting. She is the granddaughter of Lemmon and Marjorie McCorkle of Claxton and Louise Neal and
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Lady Dawgs score 22 with two wins

Posted on August 30, 2018 4:04 pm by Halei Lamb

by RON WEATHERFORD
   The ECI softball team picked up a couple wins last week, defeating Swainsboro and Wheeler County both in five innings.
   Playing larger class teams in a couple of tournaments early in the season is paying off for the Lady Dawgs. During the two games, the Bulldogs’ offense scored 22 runs while the pitching and defense allowed just 3 runs to cross the plate.
   Wednesday, ECI hosted Swainsboro,
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DEA uses grant funding to purchase new technology

Posted on August 30, 2018 4:04 pm by Halei Lamb

   With a recent grant from the Mill Creek Foundation, David Emanuel Academy (DEA) purchased new Kindle Fire tablets for students to use while at school.


Did you know?

Posted on August 30, 2018 4:04 pm by Halei Lamb

    September 17 through September 23 commemorates the signing of the Constitution of the United States of America. You might have even hear the phrase, “That’s unconstitutional!” or “That’s my Constitutional right!” Many times, Americans believe those sayings and phrases are in our constitution, but they aren’t. Let us celebrate this week by resolving to be better informed and more responsible citizens.

   The David Emanuel-Adam Brinson Chapter of the National Society Read More


COTW: Andrea Pullen

Posted on August 30, 2018 4:04 pm by Halei Lamb

   This week’s Cook of the Week is Andrea Pullen. She is the 15-year-old daughter of Zach and CeCe Pullen of Twin City and Belinda Pullen of Orlando, Florida. She is a Star Honor Roll sophomore at Emanuel County Institute and the historian of ECI FBLA. Andrea also attends East Georgia State College. Upon graduation in 2021, she plans to pursue an education in business so she can one day open Read More


Dr. Crump to guest preach in Twin City

Posted on August 30, 2018 4:04 pm by Halei Lamb

   Twin City United Methodist Church is excited to welcome Dr. Nita Crump as its guest preacher on Sunday, September 2, at 11 a.m.
   Dr. Crump served as associate pastor at Swainsboro First United Methodist Church from 1999 to 2003. After being a pastor in Swainsboro, she went on to serve United Methodist Churches in Mt. Vernon, Ailey, Roberta, and Hawkinsville. Recently, she demonstrated strong and faithful leadership as the district
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Team Effort to host clothes-give-away ministry this weekend

Posted on August 30, 2018 4:04 pm by Halei Lamb

   On Saturday, September 1, Team Effort Missionary Baptist Church, located at the corner of Six and Elm Street in Twin City, will host a clothes-give-away ministry from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Clothes and shoes of all sizes will be available for men, women, boys, girls, and toddlers. For more information, call 478-763-2270. Pastor Rev. Samuel Carlyle invites all.


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