Miss Folds, Mr. Bowden are entertained at party

Posted by | April 13, 2005 12:00 am

Future bridal couple Kim Folds and Ben Bowden were honored at an engagement party Saturday evening, March 12, at the Robin’s Nest in Statesboro. Hosting the event were Mr. and Mrs. Phil Wilson, Mr. and Mrs. Scott Fitzgerald, Miss Robin Mitchell, Ms. Carolyn Phillips, Mr. and Mrs. Karl Boener and Mr. and Mrs. Gary Hulsey.

The bride-elect wore a black fitted sheath with black satin trim and matching accessories. She, … Read More


April Food Source menu announced

Posted by | April 13, 2005 12:00 am

Food Source, a nonprofit Christian-based food co-op, has released its tentative menu for April. Pickup date is July 24. There is no income requirement to participate and customers may pay in cash, checks, Visa, Mastercard, debit cards, EBT and money orders. Orders are $25 each.

Food items for April are: Butterball Turkey Breast with Gravy (4-6 pounds on average), Breaded Chicken Pieces, Beef Skillet Dinner, Ground Turkey, Okra, Brazilian Coffee, … Read More


Buddy Olliff, 57

Posted by | April 13, 2005 12:00 am

METTER—Funeral for William Lewis “Buddy” Olliff, 57, was held at 11 a.m. Monday, April 11, 2005 at Morgan Family Funeral Home with with Rev. Gordon D. Dukes, Jr. and Elder Tommy Roun-tree officiating. Burial was in the Rosemary Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. He died Thursday, April 7, 2005.

Mr. Olliff was a Candler County native and lived most of his life in the Metter and Ollifftown areas. He was a … Read More


Curtis Watson Gay, 89

Posted by | April 13, 2005 12:00 am

RINCON—Funeral for Curtis Watson Gay, 89, was held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 6, in the funeral home chapel of Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Home with Rev. Steven Parker and Rev. Donny S. Crosby officiating. Burial was in Effingham Memorial Gardens. He died Monday, April 4, 2005 at Hospice Savannah.

Mr. Gay was a Vidalia native and was a WW II Army veteran, a truck driver and a … Read More


An open invitation Rev. Steve Sirmons

Posted by | April 13, 2005 12:00 am

The Bible records for us in the fourth chapter of John’s Gospel the story of a woman who was so changed after she meet Jesus she went back and invited everyone in her hometown to come and meet Him.

The story happened in this way. Jesus and His disciples were traveling through Samaria. It was about noontime when they came near the town of Sy-char. Jesus was tired from the … Read More


Police Report: Miscellaneous reports filed

Posted by | April 13, 2005 12:00 am

Swainsboro police officers reported a variety of reports filed. Cases are:

April 4

A Lucky St. woman reported a woman, whom she identified, threatened to beat her up.

Employee at El Valle Restaurant reported someone stole his vehicle.

Officer was called to a residence on N. Green St. to a domestic disturbance.

Officer responded and assisted firefighters with vehicle fires at Quick Mart and on E. MLK and Rentz streets.… Read More


McLeod Covenant celebrates pastor’s anniversary

Posted by | April 13, 2005 12:00 am

McLeod Covenant Baptist Church will celebrate its pastor’s anniversary for Rev. Robert Fullwood Sunday, April 17 at 2:30 p.m. Guest speaker will be Rev. Milton Hughes, pastor of Green Grove Baptist Church of Dublin.

Guest churches will be Durden Grove, Lester Grove, Oak Grove, Willow Spring, Ohoopee Grove, Mt. Gilead and Green Grove.


Brett Garrett celebrates first birthday at party

Posted by | April 13, 2005 12:00 am

Brett A. Garrett, son of Allen and Candi Garrett of Garfield, celebrated his first birthday March 26 at George L. Smith State Park near Twin City. Brett was 1 year old March 22..

The theme of the party was “First Birthday Boy” with matching tablecloth, centerpiece, tableware and birthday balloons. His birthday cake was trimmed with blue and yellow icing with “1 2 3, ABC” and Baby Big Bird and … Read More


New Arrivals

Posted by | April 13, 2005 12:00 am

Shane and Cynthia Williamson of Swainsboro announce the birth of their son, Michael Gage Williamson, March 31 at Emanuel Medical Center in Swainsboro. Maternal grandparents are William and Sherry Waldrop of Tifton. Paternal grandparents are Winton and Marjorie Williamson of Lyons. Great-grandparents are Cecil and Omie Lee Hutchinson and Louise Waldrop of Tifton and Ruby Braddy of Lyons. Michael was welcomed home by his sister, Jessica Williamson.

+++ Demetria and … Read More



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