Posted by Halei Lamb | May 14, 2018 6:09 pm
East Georgia State College’s Lady Bobcats recently had four players selected as GCAA All-Region players and were honored at the GCAA Banquet on Thursday, May 3, for their accomplishments on the softball field in Region 17 of the GCAA.
Breanca Davis, a sophomore from Lizella, plays outfield. Catcher Libbi Lance is a sophomore catcher from Commerce, TaNiya Moye is a sophomore outfielder from Soperton, and Taylor Long is a sophomore … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | May 14, 2018 6:07 pm
Recently, David Emanuel Academy took on Covenant Academy in the baseball quarterfinals.
Posted by Halei Lamb | May 14, 2018 6:06 pm
Recently, David Emanuel Academy’s boy tennis team traveled to Jonesboro to compete in the state team tennis tournament.
Posted by Halei Lamb | May 14, 2018 6:05 pm
Recently, David Emanuel Academy’s Math McCullough earned first place eighth-grade high shooter for Emanuel County 4-H’s Project SAFE.
Posted by Halei Lamb | May 14, 2018 6:04 pm
On Sunday, May 27, The Butler Brothers Quartet will be in concert beginning at 6 p.m. at Swainsboro First Baptist Church. The Butler Brothers have traveled the southeast touring and recording at large concert venues, as well as large and small churches; and in 2017, they started another journey, barbecue.
Over the years, technology has brought tremendous change to the southern gospel music field, but the message remains the same, … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | May 14, 2018 6:00 pm
Jim and Jodi Jarvis, owners and camp counselors of Camp Chameleon, are excited to host the eighth year of summer camp for children 4 to 10 years of age.
Camp Chameleon offers a variety of activities that provides children the opportunities to learn, exercise, play, and have fun by just being kids. The camp encourages the enjoyment of outdoors and teaches children an appreciation for nature. Physical activity is emphasized … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | May 14, 2018 5:58 pm
by BILL CAHILL, SFD PIO
A motorist driving on Highway 80 East discovered a house fire on Saturday evening, May 5. The thick, smoky blaze damaged the home at 3506 Highway 80 East. Twin City firefighters were assisted by Canoochee, Metter and Swainsboro Fire Departments. An occupant of the structure was treated for smoke inhalation by Emanuel EMS. Twin City Police and Emanuel County sheriff’s units assisted at the scene.… Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | May 14, 2018 5:54 pm
The Brier Creek Chapter of the Georgia Society Sons of the American Revolution held its monthly meeting on Thursday, April 5, at 7 p.m. at R & D’s Restaurant in Sylvania.
During the meeting, Randy Donald Jones was installed by President Lee Smith as the newest member of the Brier Creek Chapter.
Jones is retired and lives with his wife, Linda Powell Jones, in Statesboro. His American Revolutionary War Patriot … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | May 14, 2018 5:33 pm
by JAKYN TYSON
On May 2, 22 Emanuel County 4-H’ers competed in the area poultry judging competition in Lyons. At the competition, all contestants judged two classes of live birds for egg production and gave oral reasons for their selections on one class. In addition, they judged carcasses for meat quality, candled eggs to determine freshness and grade, and judged eggs for exterior and broken-out quality.
The junior team, consisting … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | May 14, 2018 8:00 am