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Emanuel Medical Center has a long history of achievement in both service and care. The professionals who work in the facility, many who are from Emanuel County, are deeply committed to their … more
by BRITTANY HALL Like a songbird whose notes become more beautiful with every breath, some people are born with music inside of them. Those whose souls are marked with such an exceptional and … more
Brandon Boston was sworn in at the Southeastern Technical College (STC) Board of Director's September meeting on Thursday in Swainsboro by Emanuel County Probate Judge Don Wilkes (former chair of the … more
Tom’s Pawn Central is owned by Tommy Hunt and opened its doors for the first time in 2009, then again in 2019 at the new location. Tommy started in the pawn business 30 years ago with his brother. … more

The 2022 Leadership Emanuel class kicked off this past Wednesday, September 21. The group met for an overview of what to expect over the next eight weeks before heading to industry tours. There will … more
by WHITLEY CLIFTON Two city council meetings have now either been interrupted or vacated by certain members of the six member council resulting in early adjournment or cancellation. Last week’s … more
Twin City Clerk Eugenia (Genia) Archer Ducker has recently completed the requirements to become a Georgia Certified City Clerk. Ducker was presented her certification at the Georgia Clerks Education … more
by BRITTANY HALL Teachers are like North Stars, guiding the younger generation towards a prosperous life and driving away the darkness of the world with the light of knowledge. Their patience and … more
Emanuel County Schools is excited to partner with East Georgia Healthcare to provide on-site clinic services to Twin City Elementary School. Students and staff now have access to primary care without … more

The Miss DEA Scholarship Pageant will be held on September 24. Children from age 3 up to 18 will compete. Interviews for Miss contestants will start at 11 a.m. and the pageant will start at 2 p.m. … more
Jim Roberts, owner of Southern Traditions Floral and Gifts in Swainsboro, recently traveled to Graham, NC, as a featured designer for a national known wholesale company. While there, Jim designed … more
Saturday, September 4, recognized National Newspaper Carrier Day at a national level. Newspaper carriers have been around since, well… the invention of newspapers. Newspaper carriers start their … more
by BRITTANY HALL Have you ever been told a story through unspoken words? If you’ve ever been a guest of the symphony, then you absolutely have. Only there can you feel the powerful emotions of a … more
Brianna Parks and Nauseen Hall were crowned as Homecoming Queen and King to finish the 2022 Homecoming Week at Swainsboro High School. Other seniors on the court were Morgan Green, Chasity Adams, … more

by WHITLEY CLIFTON Members of Swainsboro City Council and Mayor Greg Bennett convened for a meeting on Tuesday, September 6, at 6 p.m. at the city hall. The meeting was called to order and Pastor … more
New teachers in Emanuel County Schools are blessed to have some extremely effective teacher mentors. Our mentors are exemplary classroom teachers and excellent professional role models. These mentors … more
Over the recent weekend, animal control officers employed at the local shelter along with members of Emanuel County Humane Society showcased potential adoptable pups during a free adoption event … more
Registration for East Georgia State College's (EGSC) Annual Family and Friends Fun Day Bobcat Regatta duct tape boat race has been extended to September 17! The annual event is returning to EGSC’s … more
Swainsboro resident Harriett Lawson had a long history with Emanuel Medical Center, just never as a patient. That changed in 2020 after she was admitted with COVID. Her recovery included a transfer … more

by BRITTANY HALL The importance of self-care cannot be taught, it can only be experienced. We’ve all heard the saying, “You can’t pour from an empty cup”, and know that a day of treating … more
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