Jail Report 9-6

Posted by | September 7, 2017 2:09 pm

Brianna Harris, 21, 156 Bedingfield St., Apt. 9 Wadley; entered 8/28/2017; theft/shoplifting; released 8/28/2017; ECSO

Caemoyre Bostic, 27, 34 Hickory Trace, Apt. 28; entered 8/28/2017; Probation/Superior Court; ECSO

Nicolas Brent Love, 25, 845 Hwy. 46 E., Metter; entered 8/28/2017; theft/shoplifting; released 8/28/2017; ECSO

Keith Wadley, 40, 122 New Life Rd., 328 South Green St.; entered 8/28/2017; No insurance, acq. lic plate/conceal id of vehicle, child restraint violation, child restraint violation, … Read More


SPD Report 9-6

Posted by | September 7, 2017 2:02 pm

Officers with the Swainsboro Police Department (SPD) reported… August 23 Officers responded to 132 Victory Dr. in reference to an offender

August 23

Officers responded to 132 Victory Dr. in reference to an offender being under the influence of an unknown substance.

August 24

Complainant reported damage to her vehicle.

Victim reported theft by deception.

Victim reported theft by taking.

Officer responded to 500 South Main St. in reference to … Read More


ECSO Report 9-6

Posted by | September 7, 2017 1:51 pm

Deputies with the Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office (ECSO) reported…

August 28

Victim reported a lost or stolen tag.

Victim reported a lost or stolen tag.

Victim reported his Cobra Derringer and Taurus G2 handguns were stolen from his vehicle.

Complainant reported having placed a $100 deposit on a rental house, only to find out the offender was accepting deposits from other possible candidates for the same location. When asked for … Read More


Bright donates signs to downtown marquee

Posted by | September 7, 2017 1:49 pm

Michael Bright, manager of Main Street Market Antique Mall, located at 215 West Main St., recently donated signage to post in the marquee next to Patriots Park as a way to welcome Swainsboro’s many visitors. The sign reads what Swainsboro is known for, such as “The Crossroads of The Great South” and having the “longest running festival in the state of Georgia.” “So far this year, the guestbook at Main … Read More


New ECCED co-chairs announced for 2018

Posted by | September 7, 2017 1:44 pm

The Emanuel Coalition for Cultural and Economic Development has announced its new Co-Chairs for the 2018 year. Clerk of Court Kristen Hall and Judge Bobby Reeves will lead fundraising efforts for the renovations of the downtown movie theater for the coming year. “We are extremely pleased and grateful to these two folds for offering their leadership to carry us through the second year of this project,” commented Mayor Charles Schwabe. … Read More


Corley appears in court for New Street shooting

Posted by | September 7, 2017 1:40 pm

by HALEI LAMB

On Friday, September 1, The Honorable Kathy S. Palmer presided over a first appearance hearing at the Emanuel County Jail for Larry Marcus Corley, 31 of a Swainsboro address. The court was relocated from the courthouse following the escape of two inmates, thus, a lockdown was instituted. Judge Palmer informed the defendant about the charges being brought by the state, represented by District Attorney Hayward Altman. She … Read More


Campus closing notification

Posted by | September 7, 2017 1:26 pm

Due to possible Hurricane weather affecting the region over the next few days:

In anticipation of Hurricane Irma, all Southeastern Technical College classes are canceled for Monday (9/11).

At this time, our plan is to reopen on Tuesday, (9/12).  Our top priority is the safety of our students, faculty, and staff.  We will continue to regularly communicate with local and state agencies, and will monitor weather reports prior to making … Read More


Driggers back in custody

Posted by | September 5, 2017 10:20 pm

According to Chief Deputy Rocky Davis, Justin Driggers has been apprehended. The re-arrest came without incident earlier tonight, Sept. 5.

Driggers and Talik Williams escaped the Emanuel County Jail early morning Friday, Sept. 1. Williams turned himself in Friday afternoon and appeared in court earlier this morning for his first appearance hearing.

Stay tuned to Emanuel County Live for further updates.


Drive safe or walk in shame

Posted by | September 4, 2017 5:00 pm

"The Walk of Shame"

   Georgia State Patrol, Post 19 Swainsboro, wishes everyone a happy and safe Labor Day weekend. Drive safely! If you drink and drive, you could take the “Walk of Shame”. Don’t be one of these.


Drive safe or walk in shame

Posted by | September 4, 2017 12:00 pm

"The Walk of Shame"

   Georgia State Patrol, Post 19 Swainsboro, wishes everyone a happy and safe Labor Day weekend. Drive safely! If you drink and drive, you could take the “Walk of Shame”. Don’t be one of these.


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