Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 7, 2019 4:05 pm
Under new management since the recent April 2019 health inspection release for restaurants located within Emanuel County, Dragon Loco has received a new score of 95. The score reported for this business in April was an 80. To report any changes made within other businesses, be sure to message us!
Posted by Melva Kirkland | May 6, 2019 4:26 pm
This Friday, May 10th, is the deadline to get your ad(s) in The Forest Blade showing your love, & to congratulate your loved ones for reaching their goal of graduating high school. We need your info & pictures no later than 5pm this Friday!
Posted by Harley Strickland, East Georgia State College | May 6, 2019 3:33 pm
Jean Anderson Morgan died peacefully on May 5, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn., at Ave Maria Home with her loving nephew, Frank Gattuso and his wife, Jami, by her side. Born August 8, 1926, in Ripley, Miss., Jean lived her early years in Collierville, Tennessee. Graduating from Blue Mountain College, Blue Mountain, Miss., Jean immediately went to work writing for her father’s newspaper, The Collierville Herald, where she had authored … Read More
Posted by Harley Strickland, East Georgia State College | May 6, 2019 1:05 pm
The East Georgia State College Lady Bobcats Softball team spent the weekend in GCAA Tournament competition, finishing third after three games.
In Game 1, the Lady Bobcats pushed conference champions Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College to a 2 to 1 game with both teams scoring all of their runs in the first inning. The Lady Bobcats bounced back after their defeat, taking on Andrew College in Game 2 and winning by … Read More
Posted by Harley Strickland, East Georgia State College | May 6, 2019 11:31 am
East Georgia State College will hold their 60th Commencement Ceremony on Friday, May 10, 2019 at 6 p.m. in the gymnasium on the Swainsboro Campus. Commencement Speaker will be Regent Laura Marsh, while Zahnay Smoak will serve as student speaker and EGSC alumna Harley Strickland will serve as alumni speaker.
Commencement speaker Laura Marsh is a member of the law firm Taulbee, Rushing, Snipes, Marsh & Hodgin, LLC in Statesboro, … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 3, 2019 4:00 pm
Celebration of life services for Walter Hugh Braswell, 81, of Swainsboro were held Saturday, April 27, 2019 at Calvary United Methodist Church at 2 p.m. with Reverends Nick Hazelton and Mark Miller officiating. He passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at Serenity Place in Dublin following an extended illness.
Mr. Walter Hugh “Mr. Hugh” Braswell was born on January 7, 1938 in Orianna to the late Donald Braswell and Blanche … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 3, 2019 3:33 pm
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Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 3, 2019 3:32 pm
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Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 3, 2019 3:22 pm
The Pine Tree Sitter has been an annual tradition of the Pine Tree Festival since the year 1952. Under older regulations of this “sitting” event, one sitter would occupy the tree house for an entire 30 days. However, modern-day sitters have rotated the schedule out, allowing each sitter the chance to rotate out with other sitters on a 24-hour basis.
With so many smiling faces supporting this tradition for the … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 3, 2019 3:03 pm
Memorial serves for Susan Lacy Rich Terry, 71, of Brunswick were held Friday, May 3, 2019 at First United Methodist Church of Brunswick at 11 a.m. with Reverend Dr. Wright Culpepper officiating. Interment will follow on May 25, 2019 in Swainsboro. She passed away Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville, Florida.
Mrs. Susan Lacy Rich Terry was born January 30, 1948 to the late Jerry … Read More