Posted by Halei Lamb | January 10, 2018 4:55 pm
In remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., St. Phillip Missionary Baptist Church will host a commemoration service entitled “Breaking the Chains of Injustice” at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 14. The featured speaker of the service will be Rev. Clinton McFarland of Grace Baptist Church in Stockbridge.
Rev. McFarland has been preaching and teaching the Word of God for more than two decades. Born in 1967, in Shubuta, Miss., … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 10, 2018 4:50 pm
This week’s Cook of the Week is Raylin “Bryer” Price. He is the 7-year-old son of Whitley and Chris Clifton and Mack and Liz Price. Bryer attends Mrs. Brandy Donnan’s second-grade class at Twin City Elementary. He enjoys playing with his siblings and cousins, working with his tools, staying active outdoors, shooting his B.B. gun, listening to music, spending time with his family, and hanging out with his grandfather, Donnie … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 10, 2018 4:48 pm
Officers with the Swainsboro Police Department (SPD) reported…
Officers were dispatched to 221 East Pine Street in reference to public indecency.
Officer responded to 124 Karrh Drive in reference to a damaged vehicle.
Officer responded to 207 Modoc Road in reference to theft of services.
Officer responded to 335 East Pine Street in reference to terroristic threats.
Victim reported identity fraud and theft by taking.
Officer was dispatched … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 10, 2018 4:46 pm
Deputies with the Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office reported…
Complainant reported stolen and damaged property.
Complainant filed an assault/battery report.
Complainant filed a report in reference to lost/mislaid property.
Victim filed a report in reference to nuisance animals. Deputy arrived to assist, spoke with the victim, and referred her to the magistrate.
Complainant filed a report in reference to a criminal trespassing.
Deputy assisted with … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 10, 2018 4:44 pm
Moses Lavar Harden, 38, 1226 King Circle Dr.; entered 1/1/2018; DUI/Alcohol, Improper Start; released 1/1/2018; SPD
Jarmall Bryan Joyner, 24, 644 West 36 St., Apt. 103, 1800 Grove Point Rd., Apt. 621, Savannah; entered 1/2/2018; Speeding 15-29 MPH Over, Driving lic susp/rev; released 1/2/2018; OPPD
Jeremy Dwayne Wix, 37, 3208 Pleasant St., Hinesville; entered 1/2/2018; VGCSA Possession Drug-Related Object, Speeding 15-29 MPH over, VGCSA/vio ga control subst act, Possession of … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 10, 2018 4:42 pm
The following is a list of all DUI citations released from files of the Swainsboro Police Department for Emanuel County this week:
Keith O’Bryan Shipman, 30, of Swainsboro, was arrested December 28 at 4:06 p.m.
Moses Levar Harden, 38, of Swainsboro, was arrested January 1 at 3:33 a.m.
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 10, 2018 4:41 pm
Funeral services for Stephen L. Sapp Jr., 46, of Vail, Iowa, were held Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at 11 a.m. in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Rev. John David Durden and Rev. Pat Dye officiating. Interment followed at 2 p.m. in the Burke Memorial Gardens of Waynesboro. He died Monday, Jan. 1, 2018.
Mr. Stephen L. Sapp Jr. was born on October 13, 1974, in Swainsboro. He was a steel … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 10, 2018 4:39 pm
Memorial services for Mitchell Allen Tootle, 68, of Belleville Bluff will be held by the family at a later a date. He passed away January 4, 2018, at the home of his nephew, Bryan Campbell and wife Rayann of Adrian, after an extended illness.
Mr. Mitchell Allen Tootle was born in Vidalia on August 8, 1949, to the late James Allen Tootle and Kate Eason Tootle. He lived the majority … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 10, 2018 4:37 pm
Funeral services for Elizabeth “Liz” Lee Elmore, 80, were held Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Garfield Methodist Church with Rev. D.R. Parker and Rev. Kevin Palmore officiating. She passed away peacefully on January 1, 2018, at Ogeechee Area Hospice. She was surrounded in her last days by her family and many friends.
Mrs. Elizabeth “Liz” Lee Elmore was born on November 24, 1937, in Twin City. She … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | January 10, 2018 4:36 pm
Funeral mass for John Timothy “Tim” Edgar, 84, of Cobbtown was held at Saint Matthew Church in Statesboro at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018. Internment was at Veterans Memorial Gardens at a later date. He passed away Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, at his residence following an extended illness.
Mr. John Timothy “Tim” Edgar was born July 31, 1933, in Scranton, Pa., to the late Samuel W. Edgar and … Read More