Welcome, baby Marsh!

Posted by | June 20, 2019 4:00 pm

Arden and James Marsh of Twin City are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, KennaLyn Jean Marsh.

Born May 23, 2019 at 2:36 p.m. at East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro, she weighed 7 lbs. 8 oz. and was 20.5” long.

Maternal grandparents are Vicki and Hank Ogle of Uvalda, and paternal grandparents are Janet and Kenny Wilburn and Buddy Marsh of Canoochee.

Great-grandparents include M.D. Akridge Read More

Commissioners vote on adopting Senior Center

Posted by | June 20, 2019 3:30 pm


The Emanuel County Board of Commissioners convened for its regularly scheduled monthly meeting at The John C. Coleman Hotel at 6 p.m. on Monday, June 17.

The honorable Judge Robert S. Reeves, Chairman of Senior Center Board, made front-row appearance at this particular meeting for the discussion of the county’s consideration in adopting the local Senior Center. Though the facility has been a great blessing to the Read More

Hendrix graduates with high honors

Posted by | June 20, 2019 2:30 pm

Alec Blaine Hendrix graduated with high honors with a Bachelor of Science in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology at Spring Commencement held on May 4, 2019.

Georgia Tech has the nation’s second-best chemical engineering program, according to U.S. News & World Report. He also received a minor in biology.

While at Georgia Tech, Hendrix was able to participate in the undergraduate research program. His research Read More

Congratulations, Twin City Elementary Junior Beta!

Posted by | June 20, 2019 1:30 pm


A huge congratulations goes to Twin City Elementary’s Junior Beta Club on a successful run at nationals this past week! The group traveled to Oklahoma City on Friday, June 14, and came home yesterday with three national championship titles!

TCE Junior Beta has more than 40 members. Thirty of those members competed at the state convention in November 2018, and eight of them earned the right to Read More

Father’s Day fire destroys Summertown residence

Posted by | June 20, 2019 12:30 pm


Shortly after 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, June 16, county firefighters were dispatched to a reported structure fire at 110 Bill Glenn Road. An off-duty Emanuel County deputy arrived before firefighters and reported the 1,350-square-foot double-wide was fully engulfed with a partial collapse. The owner of the property was out of state at the time and was notified by telephone.

Firefighters from Swainsboro, Summertown, and Canoochee Read More

Miss Durrence, Mr. Harrell announce October wedding plans

Posted by | June 20, 2019 11:30 am

Brent and Roxanne Durrence of Reidsville are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming wedding of their daughter, Miss Destiny Durrence, to Mr. Russ Harrell, son of Jim and Tammy Harrell of Twin City.

The future bride is a 2014 graduate of Pinewood Christian Academy. She continued her education at Middle Georgia State University, majoring in nursing. She graduated in 2018. She is currently employed as an RN in the Read More

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