Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 2, 2019 10:00 am
Beginning May 5 through May 8, Stillmore Missionary Baptist Church will host revival services featuring guest speaker Reverend Brad McKenzie. Sunday’s service will begin at 6 p.m. while services Monday through Wednesday will begin at 7 p.m. Reverend George Archer Jr. invites all.
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 2, 2019 9:30 am
Piney Grove Missionary Baptist Church of the Cross-Green Community will welcome Reverend Kenneth Davis for revival. Services will be held May 7 through May 9 at 7 p.m.
Rev. Davis was born February 7, 1963 in Jefferson County. He was born again on April 17, 1985 at the age of 22. He is married to the former Miss Phyllis Gilmore and together, they have three children: Kasey, Katrina, Cassandra. Their … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 2, 2019 9:00 am
Funeral services for Bobby Len Conley Sr., 52, of Kite were held Friday, April 26, 2019 in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home at 2 p.m. with Reverend Arthur Conley and Mr. Mike Ogden officiating. Interment followed at Union Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. He passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at AU Medical Center in Augusta following a brief illness.
Mr. Bobby Len Conley Sr. was born on September 27, … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 2, 2019 8:30 am
Funeral services for Billie Lawson Scott, 89, of Swainsboro were held Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Rev. Clarence Thompson officiating. Interment followed at Swainsboro City Cemetery with Rev. Ray Jenkins officiating. She passed away Friday, April 26, 2019 at Emanuel Medical Center Nursing Home.
Mrs. Billie Lawson Scott was born April 23, 1930 in Swainsboro, Emanuel County, to the late James Silas and … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 2, 2019 8:00 am
On Saturday, April 13, Emanuel County Humane Society held its second annual BarkFest at Bark in the ‘Boro Dog Park in Swainsboro.
Although the weather was a bit misty for the first hour or so, many dog-lovers and their fur-babies came out to celebrate the occasion.
Several local and area vendors displayed their products and services and held demonstrations. Present for the pups in attendance were doggie treats, doggie contests, … Read More
Posted by Melva Kirkland | May 1, 2019 3:28 pm
While you are enjoying yourself at the Pine Tree Festival this weekend, go see them before or after the festivities Saturday.
They have new outdoor chair and bench seating at an average of 50% off retail. Outdoor pieces will range from $7 to $15, & a variety of pillows starting at $6.
They hope to see you there!
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 1, 2019 1:57 pm
This sweet but skittish big girl has been spotted at Stitch-N-Print in Twin City today and employees of this location are wondering who she may belong to. If you are missing a black in color dog wearing an orange collar, be sure to check the area to see if you can locate her. Employees attempted to make contact, but she was a bit too shy to allow them to come … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 1, 2019 1:55 pm
A story about Dante Lattimore requesting a new trial appeared on the front page of this week’s Forest-Blade.
In that news article, Corey Jermaine Freeman was noted as one of three co-defendants in another case involving Lattimore. The Blade reported that Freeman was found guilty on one count armed robbery, two counts aggravated assault, and three counts possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony. The Blade … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 1, 2019 11:19 am
Graveside services for Will Ernest Brady, 84, of Augusta, formerly of Summertown, will be held Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Summertown United Methodist Church Cemetery on Highway 56 in Summertown with masonic and military honors by the United States Army. He passed away Thursday, April 26, 2019 at Charlie Norwood Veterans Hospital in Augusta.
Mr. Will Ernest Brady was born in Summertown. He was a veteran, having … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | May 1, 2019 11:18 am
Officers with the Swainsboro Police Department (SPD) reported…
Emanuel County 911 dispatched officers to an address on East Pine Street in reference to theft by taking.
Complainant reported a stolen scooter.
Officer responded to a Emanuel County 911 dispatch at East Main Street in reference to harassing phone calls.
Emanuel County 911 dispatched an officer to an address on Gumlog Road in reference to stolen vehicle … Read More