Posted by Halei Lamb | June 14, 2017 10:35 am
This week’s Cook of the Week is Hannah Bowen Greenway. The wife of Tate Greenway, Hannah was born in Candler County. Her family inherited and moved back to the Bowen family farm when she was 9-years-old. She was homeschooled but was very active in 4-H, mastering in Flowers, Shrubs, and Lawns. She earned her GED from Heart of Georgia Technical School, then went to ABAC for her associate degree in … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | June 14, 2017 10:29 am
Back by popular demand, Southeastern Technical College (STC) recently re-established its student organization, Phi Beta Lambda (PBL), for students who are interested in pursuing a business or business-related career.
Phi Beta Lambda, first established in 1945, has become one of the largest collegiate business student organizations in the world. It accounts for over 13,000 members and 600 individual chapters across the United States, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. This … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | June 14, 2017 10:24 am
I would’ve never thought it was possible,” stated Michael Henderson, a former Electronics Technology student from Southeastern Technical College (STC) who now works as system administrator at Chicken of the Sea.
After a serious car accident, Henderson returned to Vidalia and began working at a local retail outlet. Knowing he wanted a change, he contemplated going back to school to pursue a career in electronics.
Henderson started his journey in … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | June 14, 2017 10:11 am
The Governor David Emanuel-Adam Brinson Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) recently selected its nominee for the Community Service Award. Sponsored by the DAR annually, this accolade is dispensed on the local, state, and national level in recognition of individuals and/or groups who have contributed to their communities in an outstanding voluntary, heroic, civil, or benevolent manner, or who have participated in or organized community activities. Shot … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | June 14, 2017 9:50 am
Two days remain for this year’s rabies clinic. Times and location are outlined below. The cost is $10 per animal.
Thursday, June 15 — Adrian City Hall, 5 – 5:30 p.m.; Norristown Junction, 5:45 – 6:15 p.m.; and the Penny Saver in Kite, 6:30 – 7 p.m.
Saturday, June 17 — Large animal parking area of McRae Vet Clinic, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
The clinic is sponsored by Dr. … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | June 14, 2017 9:45 am
Funeral services for Jimmy Neal Lawson, 76, will be held Friday, June 16, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Forsyth United Methodist Church with Darris Baker and Ken Stephens officiating. Graveside services will follow at 4 p.m. at Sardis Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, located at 1473 Wes Lawson Rd. in Kite. The family will receive friends at their home, 62 Indian Springs Dr. in Forsyth, on Thursday, June 15, 2017 from … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | June 14, 2017 9:43 am
Funeral services for Willis Wyman Johnson, 55, of Bartow were held Friday, June 9, 2017 in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home at 2 p.m. with Reverends Alan Meeks and Lamar Kersey officiating. Interment followed in the Swainsboro City Cemetery. He passed away Tuesday night, June 6, 2017 at Coliseum Medical Center following an extended illness.
Mr. Willis Wyman Johnson was born February 10, 1962 in Swainsboro to the late … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | June 14, 2017 9:41 am
Memorial services for Joanne Hill, 60, of Twin City were held Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 1 p.m. at Garfield United Methodist Church with Reverend Kevin Palmore officiating. She passed away Wednesday, June 7, 2017.
Mrs. Joanne Hill was born on July 14, 1956 in Detroit, Mich., and lived most of her life in Robertsdale, Ala. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, especially her furry friend, Bambi. … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | June 14, 2017 9:38 am
Funeral services for William E. Buddy “Uncle Bud” McNair were held Monday, June 12, 2017 at 11 a.m. at El Bethel Baptist Church. Interment was held at El Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery. He passed away early Saturday, June 10, 2017 at his residence.
Born in Jefferson County, Mr. William E. Buddy “Uncle Bud” McNair was the son of Louis Ray McNair and Euchlease Donaldson McNair. He was the husband of … Read More
Posted by Katelyn Moore, East Georgia State College | June 13, 2017 10:00 am
East Georgia State College’s Softball Program will hold two camps this summer to help young softball players enhance their skills. The first camp will be held July 7 from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. and will focus on Softball Prospects.
Softball Prospect Camp is open to girls ages 14 – 18 and costs $50. Registration begins at 8 a.m. and is followed by introductions, fielding, hitting, lunch and a scrimmage. … Read More