Robert Lee Stanford Jr., 48

Posted by | July 30, 2019 10:05 am

Graveside services for Robert Lee Stanford Jr., 48, of San Antonio, Texas, will be Saturday, August 3, 2019 11 a.m. at Swainsboro City Cemetery with Reverend James Mason officiating. He passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2019 following a brief illness.

Mr. Robert Lee Stanford Jr. was born July 18, 1971 to Robert L. Stanford Sr. and Lorine Jackson Stanford. He attended school in Palm Beach County, Florida, where he received Read More

SPD announces official winner of summer Treasure Hunt program

Posted by | July 29, 2019 11:41 am

The winner of Swainsboro Police Department’s first annual Treasure Hunt for Kids program is Gracie Blount. Out of 25 participating children, Blount’s name was selected from the grand prize drawing, in which she received a new bicycle!

Other participating children to have submitted their rock findings since our last press release included Kia David and Ella Hambrick.


George E. Matty, 74

Posted by | July 29, 2019 11:07 am

Funeral Services for George E. Matty, 74, of Metter will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 31, 2019 with Father Gordian Iwuji officiating. Interment will follow in Hebron Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery in Garfield. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at Chapman Funeral Home. He passed away Sunday, July 28, 2019 at Community Hospice in Vidalia Read More

Carolyn F. Moore, 86

Posted by | July 29, 2019 11:01 am

   Mrs. Carolyn F. Moore, 86, of Vidalia passed away Saturday, July 27, 2019 at Community Hospice of Vidalia following an extended illness.

Mrs. Moore was born January 15, 1933 in Swainsboro to the late Joe Flanders and Pauline Pritchard Flanders Newton.  She was preceded in death by her parents; her beloved husband of 64 years, Theron Moore, Sr.; brother, James Byrd Flanders; sister, JoAnn Flanders Gay.  Carolyn was a beautician … Read More

Michael Anthony “Tony” Evans, 53

Posted by | July 29, 2019 10:49 am

Mr. Michael Anthony “Tony” Evans, 53, of Wrightsville passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at his residence following a brief illness.

Mr. Evans was born August 29, 1965 in Dublin to the late Ben Evans, Sr. and Joy Smith Evans. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Ben Evans, Jr.; and sister, Teresa Parsh.

Survivors include his wife, Mae Carter Evans of Wrightsville; daughters, Ashley Carter, Heather Evans, … Read More

R&F’s Monthly Pillow Sale this Sat, August 3rd

Posted by | July 29, 2019 9:36 am

R&F will have their monthly pillow sale this Saturday, August 3rd, from 7 am – 12 pm, at 610 E. Main St. in Swainsboro.

New this month…They will have a selection of Fall themed pillows.

They will also have a wide variety of lamp shades for only $1 and tassels for only .50 cents a piece!

They have new outdoor chair and bench seating at an average of

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Harry Paul Womack, 64

Posted by | July 26, 2019 5:17 pm

Funeral services for Harry Paul Womack, 64, of Twin City were held Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home with Elder Sam Bowen officiating. Interment followed in the Hebron Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. The family received friends Thursday, July 18, 2019 from 10 until 11 a.m. at Chapman Funeral Home. He passed away Monday, July 15, 2019 at Jenkins County Hospital following a Read More

‘Secret agents’ convene at local library

Posted by | July 26, 2019 4:52 pm

Approximately 40 children and 25 adults attended a “secret agent party” held July 16 at Franklin Memorial Library. Sponsored by the Mill Creek Foundation and hosted by Emanuel County Family Connection, the event featured games, fingerprint crafts, rounds of “Spy Man Says,” book readings, and a pizza lunch. Children present also received two free books and take-home secret agent gear for their participation.

Event volunteers included Ann Rogers, Jodi Jarvis, Read More

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