Press conference later today to be streamed live

Posted by | October 5, 2018 12:01 pm

According to Swainsboro Police Department’s Chief Randy Ellison, a press conference will be held Friday, Oct. 5, at 2 p.m. inside the police department’s court room to address the shooting which occurred last night. The press conference will be streamed live on Emanuel County Live’s Facebook and posted on EmanuelCountyLive.com thereafter. The public is invited.


Family announces 61st annual reunion

Posted by | October 3, 2018 3:38 pm

   The 61st reunion of descendants of Reubin and Rachel Chambers Thompson will be held on Saturday and Sunday, October 6 and October 7. Also encouraged to attend are those with kinfolk buried at Ebenezer Methodist Church. The related families include Beasley, Coleman, Flanders, Hall, Hooks, Kea, Kirkland, Kitchen(s), Lumley, Moore, Riner, Rowell, Scott, Smith, Sumner, Thigpen, Webb, Youngblood, and more.

   On Sunday, the reunion begins at 9:30 a.m. with registering Read More


Suicide Awareness Walk 2018

Posted by | October 3, 2018 3:37 pm

   On Saturday, October 6, Keep Faith Fellowships will host its 3rd annual Suicide Awareness Walk at CM City, located on South Main Street. Sign up will be at 8:30 a.m., followed by the walk at 9 a.m. Transportation to vehicles will be provided to participants after the walk.

   A Celebration of Life will follow at 11 a.m. at The Boneyard in Downtown Swainsboro, and will feature special speakers, a balloon Read More


SPD report 10-3-18

Posted by | October 3, 2018 3:36 pm

   Officers with the Swainsboro Police Department (SPD) reported…

   September 22

   Complainant reported damage to vehicle.

   September 26

   Complainant made a miscellaneous report.

   Officer responded to 222 Harmon Rd. in reference to improper stopping/parking on roadway.

   Officer transported an offender to the Emanuel County Jail.

   Officer responded to 534 Gumlog Rd. in reference to damage property and tear down of mailbox.

   September 27

   Officer responded to 603 Turner Dr. in reference Read More


Notes from the Senate

Posted by | October 3, 2018 3:35 pm

by SENATOR JACK HILL, 4th District

   FIVE AMENDMENTS: TWO REFERENDUM QUESTIONS AWAIT VOTERS

   Georgia voters will have 5 Constitutional Amendments and 2 State-wide Referendum Questions on the ballot to consider on Election Day, November 6, 2018. All 5 amendments have implementing legislation, so voters can see exactly what the effects of the amendments will be if passed.  This column will try to lay out the intent of the amendments and Read More


Rowland, Kersey reunion this weekend!

Posted by | October 3, 2018 3:34 pm

   On Saturday, October 6, a reunion for the family of Mack Rowland and Mollie Kersey Rowland will be held at 11 a.m. at Kite Community Center, located on Davis Road. Relatives of the two are invited to attend, and a covered dish dinner will be served.


Letter to the Editor

Posted by | October 3, 2018 3:32 pm

   My name is Knijé Anyla Mansfield. First, I want to thank God for allowing me to bring home the big win as San Antonio, Texas, top model. It really made me happy that God answered my prayer. Thank you, God.

   I also want to thank Papa and Grandma Shuemake. Pop-Pop and Grandma Diane, Grandma Dora, Uncle Manson, Uncle Leroy and Sarah Shuemake, Uncle Ronnie and Aunt Linda, Grandma Blondie, Read More


Legals 10-3-18

Posted by | October 3, 2018 3:30 pm

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IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF EMANUEL COUNTY STATE OF GEORGIA
CIVIL ACTION NO. 18CV142

THOMAS B. GARRETT and

CHERYL D. GARRETT,

Petitioners

v.

JESSICA MORGAN COKER and

TONY LEE SMITH

Respondents

NOTICE OF SERVICE BY PUBLICATION

TO: JESSICA MORGAN COKER

TONY LEE SMITH

YOU ARE NOTIFIED that a Petition for Temporary Restraining Order and Change of Child Custody was filed against you in the above styled action with the Read More


Jail list 10-3-18

Posted by | October 3, 2018 3:29 pm

   The following persons have been booked into Emanuel County Jail, according to Emanuel County Sheriff Tyson Stephens, on warrants obtained by one of several local law enforcement agencies, designated by each name: Drug Task Force (DTF); Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI); Georgia Department of Pardons and Parole (GAPP); Georgia State Patrol (GSP); Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office (ECSO); Swainsboro Police Dept. (SPD); Stillmore Police Dept. (SMPD); Twin City Police Department (TCPD); Read More


Oak Chapel yard sale this Saturday

Posted by | October 3, 2018 3:28 pm

   A multi-family, church-wide yard sale will be held on the grounds of Oak Chapel Baptist Church on Saturday, Octopber 6, beginning at 7 a.m.  Shoppers can find bargains on clothes, household items, bedding, decorations, and many other  items. All funds will go to Oak Chapel’s WMU for missions. The church is located just off Highway 57 on Pinetucky Road.


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