Posted by Whitley Clifton | January 25, 2019 2:05 pm
Funeral services for Master Sergeant Wyley Cowart, USAF Retired, 88, of Lawrencevile will be held Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Hebron Baptist Church in Dacula with Reverend Derek Spain officiating. A local funeral service will also be held Monday, January 28, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Hebron Primitive Baptist Church of Garfield with Elder Sam Bowen officiating. The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 26, from … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | January 25, 2019 1:41 pm
Funeral services for Betty Jo Wheeler, 81, of McDonough will be held in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home at 3 p.m. on Saturday, January 26, 2019 with Reverends Tommy Veal and Ray Jenkins officiating. Interment will follow in Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. Saturday, January 26, at Chapman Funeral Home. She passed away Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at … Read More
Posted by Pam Akridge | January 25, 2019 10:30 am
Seeking a full time mature, responsible, honest and trustworthy adult with a clean driving record. There will not be ANY phone calls accepted. Must apply in person and please bring resume when applying. Ask for Teresa at Plaza Pharmacy located at 204 South Main St., Swainsboro.
Posted by Pam Akridge | January 25, 2019 10:04 am
ATTENTION Parents and Grandparents its that time again to show off your little ones. No matter where your little one lives or how old he or she is, their pictures will be accepted. Look for the form in this weeks paper. Deadline is Friday February 15th @ 4pm. Hurry… Hurry time is running out!
Posted by Katelyn Moore, East Georgia State College | January 24, 2019 10:39 am
Tonight from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., join East Georgia State College for a special Martin Luther King, Jr. Program in the Luck F. Gambrell Center Auditorium. Speaker for the event will be Richard Allen Washington, Sr. Don’t miss this great event at EGSC!
Posted by Whitley Clifton | January 24, 2019 10:32 am
The Georgia Historical Society will celebrate the 2019 Georgia History Festival with Super Museum Sunday and Georgia Day on February 10. In keeping with the celebration, the local Longview Farm and Home Museum will be open that afternoon from 1 until 4 p.m.
All community members are encouraged to go by the facility on Museum Road outside Swainsboro to view the many changes that have occurred over the last year. … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | January 24, 2019 10:29 am
Graduates from the Vidalia and Swainsboro campuses of Southeastern Technical College were honored at a certificate ceremony December 11, held for students who completed certificate programs from Southeastern Technical College (STC).
STC offers more than 60 certificate programs which include automotive, childcare, criminal justice, hair design, healthcare, industrial maintenance, website development, welding, wiring, and wildlife. These certificates prepare students for numerous entry-level positions. Some programs can be continued into a … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | January 24, 2019 10:28 am
Employees of Nordson visited Swainsboro High School on Thursday, January 17, to personally present VEX Robotics equipment to the engineering and technology department.
The purchase of the robotics equipment was made possible thanks to a $10,000 Community Grant funded by Nordson Corporation.
By studying robotics in the engineering and technology pathway at SHS, students will be learning various branches of engineering and science, including mechanical, electronics, and information engineering as … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | January 24, 2019 10:26 am
While some people might think science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) is uninteresting, the students in Barbara Poole’s class at Swainsboro Elementary School might disagree! These third graders recently designed and built gingerbread houses out of graham crackers, frosting, candies, and a milk carton. The students worked hard on their creations, then enjoyed eating them once completed.
Posted by Whitley Clifton | January 24, 2019 10:18 am
The South Atlantic District of the Georgia Society – Sons of the American Revolution held its quarterly meeting at 4 p.m. on January 18 at the Courtyard by Marriott in Spartanburg, South Carolina.
Five members of the East Region attended. Woody Woodard, Steve Burke, Lee Smith, Wilder Smith Jr., and Dess Smith III made the 204-mile trip.
The South Atlantic District is made up of SAR chapters in Florida, South … Read More