Thanksgiving travel accident predictions

Posted by | November 17, 2004 12:00 am

Georgia Department of Motor Vehicle Safety (DMVS) and the Georgia Department of Public Safety (DPS) jointly released today the travel accident predictions for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday. Both Agencies urge caution, as the roadways will be crowded during this traditional time for families to get together.

The agencies estimate that approximately 3,470 accidents will occur resulting in 934 injuries and 20 fatalities. The counting period covers 102 hours beginning at … Read More


Posted by | November 17, 2004 12:00 am

In the photo caption on the front page of the Nov. 10 issue of

The Forest-Blade

, the name of one of the Lite-A-Lite organizers was inadvertently misidentified. Her name should be Stephanie Woods, not Meeks.

We regret the error.

Emanuel County Active Duty

Posted by | November 17, 2004 12:00 am

The Forest-Blade will keep an active duty list of all Emanuel County natives serving at home and abroad.

Submit name, rank, branch and hometown to The Forest-Blade, PO Box 938, Swainsboro, Ga 30401; call 237-9971; or e-mail us at



TM2 Patrick O. Andrews, Naval Magazine Indian Island Port Hadlock, Washington.

Anthony Wayne Archer, Twin City, ET2, US Navy, Seattle, Washington. Presently on USS Carl Vinson, Persian … Read More


Posted by | November 17, 2004 12:00 am

Beaver Creek Plantation retains the First Place Team Trophy for the second year. Pictured are Jerry Webb, Billy Griffin, Keith Hubbard (holding trophy), Tripp Foy, Doug Williams and Rooster Beasley.Rooster Beasley also won the First Place Individual Competition following a shoot-off with Jim Brown of the Durden Bank team. Both men shot 24 of 25 in the original team competition.

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  • Tigers end season in state playoffs

    Posted by | November 17, 2004 12:00 am



    After a momentous victory in Thomasville in round one of the AA State Playoffs, the Swainsboro Tigers traveled to Folkston to face the highly regarded Charlton County Indians. The Indians were defeated by Buford in the AA State Championship game in 2003. Charlton County went right to work on the Tigers with their impressive passing attack and abundance of outstanding athletes on both sides … Read More

    Recreation Department weekly schedule

    Posted by | November 17, 2004 12:00 am

    Swainsboro-Emanuel County Parks and Recreation Department will hold registration for youth basketball Nov. 15-19 at the Recreation Department, 632 McLeod Bridge Road, Swainsboro. Registration hours are 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Youth basketball is for girls and boys, ages 8-12. First time participants must bring a birth certificate. Registration fee is $20. For information, call the Recreation Department at 237-8098.

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