Swainsboro Christmas Parade this Thursday

Posted by | December 5, 2018 1:34 pm

Swainsboro will officially swing into the holiday season as the annual Christmas parade rolls through town this Thursday, December 6.

The parade will begin at 5:30 p.m. in downtown Swainsboro, starting south of Harvey’s Supermarket on South Main Street, flowing north to West Pine Street, and then ending at Swainsboro First Baptist Church.

Parade line-up will take place on a first-come, first-serve basis along U.S. Highway 1 South beginning at Read More


Join Santa and Mrs. Claus for a special First Friday at the Morgan House

Posted by | December 5, 2018 1:28 pm

   On Friday, December 7, beginning at 5:30 p.m., join the East Georgia State College family as they welcome Santa and Mrs. Claus to First Friday at The Morgan House. Santa will be reading “The Cajun Night Before Christmas” to the group and will be around to visit with all attendees.

   Refreshments this month will be provided by the Academic Center for Excellence and Advising and will consist of a decorate-your-own Read More


Chalker brothers names December Home Town Heroes, City awarded prestigious award

Posted by | December 5, 2018 1:26 pm

by WHITLEY CLIFTON

The mayor of Swainsboro and city council held their monthly meeting on Monday, December 3. Opening the meeting at 6 p.m., Mayor Charles Schwabe welcomed to the floor Reverend Jim Harrell to lead in the prayer of invocation, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance recited by all. Minutes from the November meeting were then reviewed and motioned for approval by Julian Sconyers. Johnny Ray Stafford seconded this Read More


Eugene Glover, 81

Posted by | December 5, 2018 1:24 pm

   Graveside services for Eugene Glover, 81, of Louisville were held Tuesday, December 4, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Wadley Cemetery with Reverend Franklin Sasser officiating. He died Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Pruitt Health Old Capitol.

Mr. Eugene Glover was born in Jenkins County to the late Eli Glover and Celia Williford Glover. He worked at Thomas Brothers for many years and was of the Methodist faith. In addition to Read More


Betty Love Poole, 80

Posted by | December 5, 2018 1:22 pm

   Funeral services for Betty Love Poole, 80, were held Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Soperton Trinity Assembly of God with Reverend Albert White and Reverend Morris Brantley officiating. Interment followed at Hilton Chapel Cemetery, where she was laid to rest beside her late husband, Lanier Poole. She passed away Tuesday afternoon, November 27, 2018 at Memorial Hospital in Savannah.

Mrs. Betty Love Poole was born in Emanuel Read More


AB Gardner, 66

Posted by | December 5, 2018 1:21 pm

   A celebration of life service for AB Gardner, 66, was held Wednesday, November 28, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. at the Church of Jesus in Swainsboro with Minister Mildred Phillips presiding. Interment followed in Swainsboro City Cemetery. He died November 21, 2018, at Emanuel Medical Center.

Mr. AB Gardner was born on January 22, 1952, in Bailey to the late Sam Gardner and Rosa Lee Hunter Gardner. He grew up in Read More


East Georgia Health Care Update Presented at Rotary

Posted by | December 4, 2018 3:22 pm

The Rotary Club of Swainsboro held its December 3, 2018 meeting at Catered Creations in Swainsboro. Ken Warnock provided the invocation and Gail Ware led the pledge, and Rotary Four-Way Test.

Peyton Frye’s program for the day was about a new clinic addition for East Georgia Healthcare Center (EGHC), the Evans Health and Wellness Center which is located in the former Pre-K office at Claxton Elementary School. The school district … Read More


CTAE Classes Visit STC’s CNC Lab

Posted by | December 4, 2018 2:54 pm

On December 4, 2018 Emanuel County Schools CTAE instructors Ashley Henry and Jess Bush brought their classes to STC Swainsboro Campus for a CNC Workshop.

Career, Technical, and Agricultural Education (CTAE) is preparing Georgia’s students for their next step after high school–college, beginning a career, registered apprenticeships, or the military. Georgia CTAE pathway course offerings, and the new Educating Georgia’s Future Workforce initiative, leverage partnerships with industry and higher education … Read More


Photos with Santa At Southeastern Technical College Swainsboro Campus

Posted by | December 4, 2018 2:33 pm

Come join the fun  and activities at Southeastern Technical College Swainsboro Campus!
Festivities start at 5 P.M. today, December 4.  Pose with Santa for your free photo!  You can also take a “selfie” with one of Santa’s Elves or Helpers. We’ll have lots of treats and goodies. Hope to see you at STC!

Merry Christmas from Santa, the Elves and Helpers at Southeastern Technical College!


R&F MARKETING PILLOW SALE

Posted by | November 30, 2018 4:50 pm

R & F Marketing will be having their monthly pillow sale this Saturday,  December 1st, from 7-12, at 610 East Main St. in Swainsboro.
Pillows will range from $2 to $5.  New this month:  Red and Gold table cloths, and (Back again!) Ladybug pillows for only $5.  They will also have curtain rods for only $5, and curtain panels for only $10 a set, in 5 great … Read More

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