Twin City to hold town hall forum

Posted by | July 20, 2017 4:29 pm

   Mark your calendar for July 29! Mayor Eileen Dudley and the Twin City City Commission will be seeking community input as the leadership panel plans for the next two, five, 10, and 20 years.

   Hot topics will be discussed over cold watermelon beginning at 10:30 a.m. Twin City residents are encouraged to drop in, enjoy lively conversation, and indulge in free fruit as long as it lasts. Input forms are … Read More

Miss Campbell, Mr. Holder wed in Anderson

Posted by | July 19, 2017 5:13 pm

   Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Campbell of Belton, S.C., and Ms. Shannan Campbell of Greenville, S.C., are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Miss Carlee Ann Campbell, to John Austin Holder, also of Greenville.

   Miss Campbell is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Barker of Greenville, Mr. and Mrs. Bob Campbell of Greenville, Ms. Ann Karns of Tulsa, Okla., and Mr. and Mrs. John Spaeth of Okeene, Okla. Read More

Lewis turns one with Minnie Mouse party

Posted by | July 19, 2017 5:06 pm

   Isabella Lewis celebrated her first birthday on July 1 at the home of her maternal grandparents, Jerry and Joanne Long, in Macon. She turned one on June 26.

   The theme of the party was Minnie Mouse, and the Long home was decorated with birthday banners and pink-and-white Minnie Mouse balloons and streamers. In the foyer of the home was a number 1 balloon and an easel with facts about Isabella, Read More

Church Street Manor named “Yard of the Month”

Posted by | July 19, 2017 5:02 pm

   The Seedling Garden Club proudly announces that Church Street Manor represents Emanuel County as the Yard of the Month for July 2017. Emily Maupin, Daphne Elliott, Ethel Bolt, Betty Price, and Mary Rose Coney work hard to keep the manor’s home beautiful. Church Street Manor, located…

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Fletcher Alfonzo “Buggy” Owens Jr., 58

Posted by | July 19, 2017 4:57 pm

   Funeral services for Fletcher Alfonzo “Buggy” Owens Jr., 58, were held Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Holy Zion Church of Twin City with Rev. Bennie Brinson presiding. Interment was held at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church in Twin City, and repast was held inside Mt. Gilead’s church annex. He died July 8, 2017 at the Augusta University Medical Hospital.

   Mr. Fletcher Alfonzo Owens Jr. was born on October Read More

Rosemary Betts, 77

Posted by | July 19, 2017 4:54 pm

   Graveside services for Rosemary Jones Betts, 77 of Louisburg, N.C., were held Sunday, July 9, 2017 at 4 p.m. at Oakwood Cemetery in Louisburg with Pastor Wes Bailey officiating. She went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, July 7, 2017.

   Mrs. Rosemary Jones Betts was born in Swainsboro on March 13, 1940 to the late Carl and Emma Samples Jones. She loved her family and her church Read More

Kimberly Davis, 50

Posted by | July 19, 2017 4:51 pm

   Memorial services for Kimberly Michelle Davis, 50, of Twin City were held Sunday, July 9, 2017, in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home at 2 p.m. with Elder Mike Grey officiating. She passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017, at Piedmont Atlanta Hospital following an extended illness.

   Ms. Kimberly Michelle Davis was born Augusta 9, 1966 in Augusta to Theron Hall and Gail Pitts Herbert. She was a lifelong resident of Read More

Ledford pleads guilty in federal child porn case

Posted by | July 19, 2017 4:49 pm

   by AMY LEIGH WOMACK, The Telegraph

   A Johnson County man pleaded guilty to a federal child pornography charge Thursday, June 1.

   William Hutcheson Ledford, of Wrightsville, could face up to 30 years in prison, said James Durham, acting U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Georgia.

   Evidence presented at Ledford’s detention and plea hearings showed he paid for child pornography, Durham said.

   The pornography included Ledford watching live video of Read More


Posted by | July 19, 2017 4:44 pm







TO: ALL INTERESTED PARTIES and to whom it may concern:

BELL FREEMAN EADY has petitioned for to be appointed Administrator of the estate of BOBBY EADY, deceased, of said County.  (The Petitioner has also applied for waiver of bond and/or grant of certain powers Read More

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