Posted by Halei Lamb | January 12, 2018 3:21 pm
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 12, 2018 3:18 pm
On Monday, Jan. 15, Swainsboro’s annual Martin Luther King (MLK) Parade will begin at 1 p.m., with line-up beginning at 12 p.m. at the Varner 4-H Clubhouse. An entry fee of $25 will be required for all floats, vans, and trucks entered and $20 for cars. For more information, contact Al Huston at 478-237-7768 or Brother Mosley at 478-237-8587.
Serving as grand marshals this year will be Dr. Sonji Leach … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 12, 2018 3:15 pm
While it’s true that Christmas comes but once a year, it was proven this past week that the spirit of Christmas goes beyond December 25.
For example, my 88-year old friend, Bill, who lives in Bethlehem about 18 miles from Athens, drove down to spend a few days at my cabin. The drive down was enjoyable and all was fine until he realized that he had left his meds at … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 12, 2018 3:12 pm
by TROUP BRINSON
January is when Tiger basketball gets serious. The holiday season is a hard time to stay sharp with 7-10 day stretches between games and seasonal distractions. Swainsboro’s basketball program has avoided early season potholes and are sharpening their focus with important games on the horizon.
The Lady Tigers (11-2) lost their first two games of the season over the holidays, both losses to 5A schools, Ware County … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 11, 2018 5:12 pm
Swainsboro-Emanuel County Parks and Recreation Department has released its news for the week of January 1, 2018. The results are as follows:
Pee Wee Boys
Scoring for the Magic: TyKevius Worthen-10 pts.; Demetri Stanford-9 pts.; Zi’len Boynton-2 pts.
Scoring for the Nets: Aa’Caylah Murphy-4 pts.; Kason Copeland-2 pts.; Demetrius Cuyler-2 pts.
Scoring for the Hawks: Elijah Smith-17 pts.; Shannon Benjamin-4 pts.; Nykeria Johnson-4 pts.; … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 11, 2018 5:10 pm
Instructors at Southeastern Technical College (STC) have nominated twelve of their students for the Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL) competition, according to Melissa Rowell, coordinator for the college’s GOAL program.
GOAL, a statewide program of the Technical College System of Georgia, honors excellence in academics and leadership among the state’s technical college students. GOAL winners are selected at each of the state’s 22 technical colleges as well as one … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 11, 2018 5:07 pm
The Development Authority of Twin City has moved its monthly meeting to Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, with the regular meeting beginning at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Twin City Welcome Center.
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 11, 2018 5:05 pm
Georgia’s Manufacturing Appreciation Week (MAW) is approaching, and Southeastern Technical College is inviting area schools to take part in the celebration’s Student Design Competition.
MAW, developed by the Technical College System of Georgia and the Georgia Department of Economic Development, is an annual event recognizing the contribution of manufacturing to Georgia’s economy. The Student Design Competition involves K-12 students in this celebration, asking them to illustrate the importance of manufacturing … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 11, 2018 5:02 pm
On Friday, Nov. 4, 2017, Kyson Shaw Hostilo, son of Kyle and Krista Hostilo, celebrated turning 2-years-old with an “Oh two-odles” birthday party at his Adrian home. His birthday was November 10.
The tables at the event were decorated in red cloths with large Mickey head styrofoam ball centerpieces. Mickey Mouse balloons were also placed around the party area. Photos of Kyson’s recent visit to Disney World to meet Mickey … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 11, 2018 5:00 pm
Abrill Adams and Seth Hutcheson proudly announce the birth of their daughter, Nellie Mae Hutcheson, born October 8, 2017 at 2:41 p.m. at Memorial University Medical Center in Savannah. She weighed 7 lbs. 2 oz. and was 19 inches long.
Nellie is the maternal granddaughter of Vance and Daphine Adams. Paternal grandparents are Betty Hutcheson and Lynn Hutcheson. She was welcomed home by her big sisters, Riley and Erin, and