Steve “Bubba” Lewis, 69

Posted by | August 2, 2019 1:00 pm

Mr. Steve “Bubba” Lewis, 69 of Adrian, gained his angel wings on Sunday morning, July 28, 2019.

Born in Fort Benning, he was the eldest of three children born to the late Fred Ray Lewis and Juanita Laverne Smith Lewis. He graduated from Elbert County High School, Class of 1968. He later attended Truett McConnell and Breneau University, where he graduated with a bachelor’s in criminal justice and [sychology. Steve Read More

#Georgia #Fact

Posted by | August 2, 2019 12:30 pm

Georgia has the second most counties in the United States with 159. Texas has the most with 254.

Medical assisting graduates honored at STC–Swainsboro ceremony

Posted by | August 2, 2019 12:00 pm

The medical assisting program on the Swainsboro campus of Southeastern Technical College (STC) held a pinning ceremony for its summer 2019 graduates on July 23.

The graduates were Kristen Stark McMillan, Kandace Roberts, and Crystal White from Swainsboro, and Quanisha Mack from Metter.

Medical assisting program director Kimbie Brown congratulated and pinned the graduates. “I am extremely proud of this group of students. They have persevered through many obstacles over Read More

Upcoming features

Posted by | August 2, 2019 11:30 am

With today being National Coloring Book Day, we would like to acknowledge some of our local coloring artists! Pictured are winners of The Blade’s most recent coloring contest. Do you recognize these two cuties? Be sure to grab an edition of next week’s Blade to read the full story!

Rosemary C. Siebenaler Johnson, 91

Posted by | August 2, 2019 11:00 am

Graveside services for Rosemary C. Siebenaler Johnson, 91, of Swainsboro were held Saturday, July 27, 2019 3 p.m. at Eastbrook Cemetery and Mausoleum. She passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at Emanuel Medical Center following an extended illness.

Mrs. Rosemary C. Siebenaler Johnson was born May 30, 1928 in Edgerton, Ohio to the late Linus M. Siebenaler and Bernadetta Werner Siebenaler. She enjoyed playing the accordion, reading, going out to Read More


Posted by | August 2, 2019 10:30 am


National Coloring Book Day on August 2nd recognizes the joy children and adults alike derive from coloring in pages of designs.

Coloring and coloring books have always been popular with children, but over the years adults have gotten more and more involved with coloring.  Obviously, adult coloring is now a huge trend. Many find that it is not only fun but also a great way to Read More

Ralph Hackle, 59

Posted by | August 2, 2019 10:00 am

Ralph Hackle, age 59 of Adrian, passed away on Sunday morning, July 28, 2019, at the Augusta University Medical Center in Augusta, Georgia.

Born in Metter, Georgia, he was the younger of two sons born to the late Ellison Ray and Dovie Leona Duffield Hackle.  Ralph and his brother grew up in Metter where he was a graduate of Metter High School, Class of 1978.  After high school, he attended Read More

#Georgia #FACT

Posted by | August 2, 2019 9:30 am

Being today is National Georgia Day, here’s a fact:

Georgia has had 5 capitals:

  • Savannah (1777-1785)
  • Augusta (1786-1789)
  • Louisville (1789-1807)
  • Milledgeville (1807-1867)
  • Atlanta (1868-present)

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