Posted by Halei Lamb | August 18, 2017 2:16 pm
Twin City Church of God will host a revival featuring Evangelist Brother Don Hughes from Sunday, August 20, through Wednesday, August 23. Sunday revival services will begin at 6 p.m. Services performed Monday through Wednesday will begin at 7 p.m., nightly.
Pastor John Woodcock and members of Twin City Church of God invite all to attend.
Posted by Halei Lamb | August 18, 2017 2:14 pm
On Monday, August 21, 2017, East Georgia State College will host multiple events in celebration of the solar eclipse from 12:30 – 4 p.m. in the EGSC Quad on the Swainsboro campus and from 1:30 – 3 p.m. on the Statesboro campus.
On the Swainsboro campus, Dr. Dee McKinney, Associate Dean of eLearning, will give a book talk about her short story in the work Day of the Dark: Stories … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | August 18, 2017 2:11 pm
Each day now seems to bring a new announcement of a talk, a workshop, or an event related to the eclipse. With tens of millions of people headed for the zone of totality, it’s going to be the biggest science event in history. Listed are 25 eclipse’s important details for our readership, the general public, and the media. Read them, and learn about the event. But for sure plan to … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | August 17, 2017 10:00 am
Smith Grove Missionary Baptist Church will host it’s annual youth service on Sunday, August 20, beginning at 11 a.m. Minister Ranece Hampton will be the featured speaker. Pastor Rev. Wilbert Kennedy Jr. invites all.
Posted by Halei Lamb | August 17, 2017 9:42 am
With five returning runners, David Emanuel’s varsity girls’ cross country team is looking to achieve bigger and better feats than last year. Having placed third in the region and fourth in the state in the 2016-2017 season, they have a tough act to follow.
Coach Michelle Lamm will be counting on the speed of sophomore Maci Nease and the many years of experience of senior Sydney Hood and juniors Johnna … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | August 17, 2017 9:39 am
(TOP L-R) LAUREE DOUGLAS, BROOK FLEMING, MAKAYLA MALLARD, JAYDEN SLATER, PAYTON PEEBLES, HENZLI TERWILLIGER, ADDALYN TERWILLIGER, AND BERKLIE BISHOP
(MIDDLE L-R) KATIE DAWN KASPER, KATELYN KERSEY, HOLLI SCHOEN, ISABELLA STEPTOE, RAYLEIGH FAIRCLOTH, ANNA SUTTON, AND EVIE MOORE
(BOTTOM L-R) MARY BESS FIELDS, SARAH BETH BEECHER, AVA CLIETT, ALBA RICKS, EMILY MCRAE, MADELINE GRINER, LARA MCNURE, AND MILLY JAMES FARMER
Posted by Katelyn Moore, East Georgia State College | August 17, 2017 9:37 am
We’ll see you there!
Posted by Halei Lamb | August 17, 2017 9:36 am
Name: Chris Kearson
Family: Wife, Dedra; son, Bryce, 5th grade; and daughter, Jayna, 3rd grade
Education: Bachelor of Science from Union College, Master of Education from Southwestern State University, and Education Specialist in Administration from Cambridge College
Playing experience: Played football and baseball at Union College in Kentucky
Previous coaching experience: Seventh year as head coach at ECI, defensive coach at ECI for…
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Posted by Halei Lamb | August 17, 2017 9:33 am
by TROUP BRINSON
Region 2-AA is poised for another standout football season in 2017 with some of the south’s best talent suiting up on Friday nights. The region has become a juggernaut of sorts in all sports, boasting nine state championships within the region last season, including Benedictine knocking off Fitzgerald 49-26 for the Class AA football state title.
Benedictine lost elite talent to graduation, but until other evidence presents … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | August 17, 2017 9:29 am
by TROUP BRINSON
Flashback to 2009. Swainsboro was on the road in Fitzgerald in the second round of the state playoffs battling blow for blow with a Purple Hurricane’s offense that was a legitimate powerhouse. Malcom Eady, Lynquez Blair, and Jemerico Bell were potent weapons back then as Fitzgerald pulled away in the fourth quarter to end Swainsboro’s season. That’s the last time we saw Coach Scott Roberts on the … Read More