Posted by Halei Lamb | September 5, 2018 1:18 pm
Funeral services for Jane “MaJane” West Wren, 89, of Swainsboro were held Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Tomlinson Funeral Home in Swainsboro. Burial followed at Swainsboro City Cemetery. She passed away on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at Emanuel Medical Center Nursing Home after an extended illness.
Mrs. Jane “MaJane” West Wren was born to Ernestine Outlaw West and BV West, who passed away shortly … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 5, 2018 1:17 pm
The following persons have been booked into Emanuel County Jail, according to Emanuel County Sheriff Tyson Stephens, on warrants obtained by one of several local law enforcement agencies, designated by each name: Drug Task Force (DTF); Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI); Georgia Department of Pardons and Parole (GAPP); Georgia State Patrol (GSP); Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office (ECSO); Swainsboro Police Dept. (SPD); Stillmore Police Dept. (SMPD); Twin City Police Department (TCPD); … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 5, 2018 1:15 pm
Three years ago, my sister and I traveled to the United Methodist Church where a relative of mine is a member. When we were on Highway 57, our water pump went out on our vehicle. We were stranded there, and people started stopping. One gentleman stopped, I didn’t’ get his name, but, I do remember he had ‘Pineland’ written on the side of his truck. He couldn’t help me, so … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 5, 2018 1:13 pm
Swainsboro City Council met Tuesday, August 28, for a special called meeting to discuss the 2019 budget.
Councilperson Sue Bragg requested that the contract with Jacob Engineering, formerly known as CH2M Hill and OMI, also be placed on the agenda.
Following a lengthy discussion, Councilperson Rita Faulkner made a motion to revise the 2019 general budget to include a net increase of $43,000 and a continuance of the $5 environmental … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 5, 2018 1:10 pm
On Friday, September 7, 2018, beginning at 5:30 p.m., join East Georgia State College for First Friday at the Morgan House. This month will feature refreshments provided by the Office of Student Affairs, a special art exhibit featuring EGSC’s Digital Photography Class, and the EGSC MusicMakers will provide a jam session.
The Morgan House is located at 521 West Moring Street in Swainsboro. Don’t miss this great chance for the … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 5, 2018 1:09 pm
Deputies with the Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office (ECSO) reported…
Victim reported a private property crash.
Victim reported harassing communication.
Deputies were dispatched to 83 Waldon Way in reference to a domestic dispute.
Victim reported terrorist threats/intimidation.
Victim reported theft by taking.
Deputies were dispatched to 81 Summertown Green St. in reference to disorderly conduct.
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 5, 2018 1:08 pm
Funeral services for Doris W. Hendricks, 89, were held Friday, August 31, 2018 at 10 a.m. at Midway First Baptist Church with Reverend J.C. Wright officiating. Burial took place at Williams Chapel Church Cemetery in Kite at 4 p/m/ with Reverend Lamar Kersey officiating. She passed away at Liberty Regional Medical Center Tuesday, August 28, 2018 surrounded by her family.
Born in Johnson County, Mrs. Doris W. Hendricks lived most … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 5, 2018 1:06 pm
Funeral services for Charles Granville Way Jr., 84, of Pike County were held Friday, August 31, 2018, at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Moody-Daniel Funeral Home with Rev. Al Shackelford officiating. Internment followed in Griffin Memorial Gardens. He passed away August 29, 2018, at his home.
Mr. Charles Granville Way Jr. was born in Swainsboro to the late Charles Granville Way Sr. and Wilma Woods Way. He was raised … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 5, 2018 1:05 pm
Willow Springs Missionary Baptist Church (MBC) will celebrate its 69th annual Burial Society at 1 p.m. on Saturday, September 8, 2018. Dinner Will be served. All are invited.
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 5, 2018 1:04 pm
Pastor Hal Wilson and members of Norristown Baptist Church invite the community to attend its homecoming service on Sunday, September 9, beginning at 10 a.m. This year’s theme is “Adapting and Overcoming in Ministry.” Singing, testimonies and presentations will center around this theme, and a special concert will be performed by Hand In Hand. Attendees are all invited to gather for lunch in the social hall following the service. This … Read More