Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 2, 2019 12:30 pm
The Georgia Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture is partnering with the Georgia Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) to promote agricultural literacy by donating copies of children’s book “Right This Very Minute” to the more than 400 libraries in the Georgia Public Library Service.
Emanuel County Farm Bureau recently presented a copy of the book to Franklin Memorial Library. The book, written by Lisl H. Detlefsen, is a table-to-farm book about food … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 2, 2019 12:00 pm
Department of Transportation project manager Bruce Anderson was the special guest of Smith Edenfield at last week’s Exchange Club meeting.
On Tuesday, April 22, Anderson gave an update on the progress of the completion of widening U.S. Highway 1. This was a dream of the late Shot Strange, who dedicated a large portion of his life toward that goal.
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 2, 2019 11:30 am
Every year since 1996, Durden Banking Company, Inc. has sponsored a mini bank program at Swainsboro Primary School. This year’s program came to a close on April 24. Jamie Phillips is the program coordinator, and she says this year’s program went well.
The mini bank program has proven to be a great tool to help students learn the importance of saving money. Students can bring in any amount of money … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 2, 2019 11:00 am
The Governor David Emanuel-Adam Brinson Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) will meet Thursday, May 9, at 3 p.m. at the Susie A. Fulford Center, located on the campus of East Georgia State College. All members are invited.
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 2, 2019 10:30 am
Williams Chapel Holiness Church will host Mother’s Week of Praise May 7 through May 11 at 7:30 p.m. nightly.
The guest speakers will be as follows: Evangelist Jennifer Rackins, Minister Joyce Harden, Reverend Tina Houston, Dr. Catherine Braswell, and Evangelist Olivia Colvin.
The pastor, Chief Apostle Clyde Fowler Sr., extends an invitation to all.
Posted by Melva Kirkland | May 2, 2019 10:09 am
Yard Sale this Fri, May 3rd, from 10am-6pm, & Sat, May 4th, from 1pm-7pm, located at 157 Crabapple Ln. in Country Acres. Items include appliances, furniture, MISC items, & much more!
Posted by Melva Kirkland | May 2, 2019 10:04 am
While you are enjoying yourself at the Pine Tree Festival this Saturday, May 4th, go see them before or after the festivities from 7am – 12pm, @ 610 E. Main St.
They have new outdoor chair and bench seating at an average of 50% off retail. Outdoor pieces will range from $7 to $15, & a variety of pillows starting at $6.
They hope to see you there!
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 2, 2019 10:00 am
Beginning May 5 through May 8, Stillmore Missionary Baptist Church will host revival services featuring guest speaker Reverend Brad McKenzie. Sunday’s service will begin at 6 p.m. while services Monday through Wednesday will begin at 7 p.m. Reverend George Archer Jr. invites all.
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 2, 2019 9:30 am
Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church of the Cross-Green Community will welcome Reverend Kenneth Davis for revival. Services will be held May 7 through May 9 at 7 p.m.
Rev. Davis was born February 7, 1963 in Jefferson County. He was born again on April 17, 1985 at the age of 22. He is married to the former Miss Phyllis Gilmore and together, they have three children: Kasey, Katrina, Cassandra. Their … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 2, 2019 9:00 am
Funeral services for Bobby Len Conley Sr., 52, of Kite were held Friday, April 26, 2019 in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home at 2 p.m. with Reverend Arthur Conley and Mr. Mike Ogden officiating. Interment followed at Union Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. He passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at AU Medical Center in Augusta following a brief illness.
Mr. Bobby Len Conley Sr. was born on September 27, … Read More