Posted by Halei Lamb | September 19, 2018 4:34 pm
by WHITLEY CLIFTON
The Board of Commissioners held its regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. on Monday, September 14. With several items on the agenda, the board opened the floor for public comments from Dianna Weddingcamp.
Weddingcamp addressed the rising issue of sludge concerns. Working with a United Sludge Alliance, she presented concerns of sludge applications on farmlands and its affects on nearby areas. She requested that a specialized attorney … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 19, 2018 4:33 pm
Proud parents BJ and Lindsay Claxton are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Ava Louise Claxon. Born July 30, 2018 at 5:57 p.m. at University Hospital of Augusta, she weighed 6 lb. 10 oz. and was 20” long.
Ava Louise is the granddaughter of Ken and Sharon Tomlinson and Bobby and Melissa Claxton. She was welcomed home by her big brother, Ellis.
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 19, 2018 4:32 pm
Deputies with the Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office reported…
Complainant reported fraud.
Deputy assisted Twin City Police Department.
Victim reported a miscellaneous offense.
Deputy assisted the Georgia State Patrol (GSP) with a 1-vehicle accident on Highway 56 North.
Deputies assisted the GSP with a 3-vehicle accident at the intersection of Highway 80 and Highway 121.
Complainant reported harassing communications.
Complainant reported a TPO violation.
September … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 19, 2018 4:31 pm
With September being Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, ECI will continue bringing awareness to the cause in its sixth year. Cherry Carruth, Karen Moxley, ECI, and the ECI boosters would like to invite the public to attend ECI’s Gold Out Game for Childhood Cancer on Friday, September 21.
This year, five gold painted footballs signed by ECI football players will be presented to survivors, and one additional gold ball will be … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 19, 2018 4:29 pm
Funeral services for Donny Ray Jenkins, 62, of Kite were held Saturday, September 15, 2018, at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home with Reverends Louis Pearce and Phil Wilson officiating. Interment followed at Eastbrook Cemetery and Mausoleum. He died Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at Community Hospice following an extended illness.
Mr. Donny Ray Jenkins was born February 10, 1956 in Millen to Ray Edward Jenkins and Mary … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 19, 2018 4:28 pm
This week’s Cooks of the Week are Louise Collins and Mack Rogers. Louise enjoys going to the senior citizens center, shopping with friends, going camping with her family, and traveling to new places. Her family says she’s “always ready to go.” Mack enjoys spending time with his babies and camping as well. He is known by all of his family and friends to be a wonderful cook. Here are three … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 19, 2018 4:26 pm
On Sunday, September 23, at 11 a.m., True Deliverance House of Faith, located in Lexsy, will host celebrate its pre-church anniversary with a service featuring guest minister Elder George Turner of Raleigh, North Carolina. Pastor Wallace Turner invites the public.
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 19, 2018 4:25 pm
Safe Harbor Worship Center, located at 111 Nora Boulevard in Adrian, will host a gospel sing at 7 p.m. on Saturday, September 22. The sing will feature both Sandra and Friends and The Heartfelt Quartet of Lyons.
Admission is free, and love offering will be received. The community is invited.
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 19, 2018 4:24 pm
Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church of Modoc will celebrate its 120th anniversary with three services.
Rev. Patrick Lewis will make the trip up from Mt. Pilgrim Baptist Church in Collins to preach the first service, which will be held Wednesday, September 19, at 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, September 20, Rev. Melvin Adams of St. James Missionary Baptist Church in Swainsboro will be the guest speaker. This service, too, will begin at … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | September 18, 2018 1:24 pm
The Rotary Club of Swainsboro held its September 17, 2018 meeting at Catered Creations in Swainsboro. Butch Frye provided the invocation and Ken Warnock led the pledge, and Rotary Four-Way Test. Cason DeVane reminded everyone about the Wounded Warrior Banquet on September 27. For more information about the Wounded Warrior Banquet, contact Terry Reynolds.
Jim Williams was in charge of the program and introduced guest speaker, Keith Adams. Adams holds … Read More