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Back by popular demand, Axe of Valor will once again bring axe throwing excitement to the Pine Tree Festival with its mobile axe throwing unit. Originating from lumberjack competitions, axe throwing … more
The Swainsboro Exchange Club annually honors Emanuel County’s First Responders with an appreciation lunch. This event was held at East Georgia State College on Tuesday, April 16. The highlight of … more
Born and raised in Herndon, this year’s Green Jacket recipient is no stranger to Swainsboro and Emanuel County. He is also no stranger to the education field. A graduate of Jenkins County High, … more
The Emanuel Retired Educators Association held its April meeting at Twin City Elementary School Media Center on April 17. Principal Jessica Collins provided a warm welcome to members of the group and … more

The City of Twin City will be celebrating Georgia Cities Week by hosting our annual city clean-up event on Saturday, April 27, 2024, from 9a.m. – 2p.m. There will be several dump locations … more
This year volunteers with Keep Emanuel Beautiful (KEB) invite all Emanuel County citizens and civic groups to join in the county-wide cleanup on Saturday, May 11, from 9 a.m. to noon. Meet up sites … more
Mckayla Hall (Valedictorian), Elaina Hutcheson (Salutatorian), Sarah Beasley, Jayden Bene-teau, Sha’mya Benjamin, Sadie Boulineau, Zoe Carter, Ella Canady, Yaretzi Castro, Brandon Chapman, … more
The Veterans at the Library traveled to the Emanuel County Historical Preservation Society Museum for visitation, lunch and a special program on Monday, April 15, at 10 a.m. With Chair Johnny Tapley … more
Veterans at the Library met Monday, April 8. They had one new veteran attend, Veteran Alfred Gregary Perry. Perry served in the U.S. Army from June 20, 1977, to June 21, 1980. He served with … more

Twin City officials announced the city will be celebrating "Georgia Cities Week" April 21-27. The theme of this year's Georgia Cities Week is "Soaring to New Heights". "We're very proud of our … more
Emanuel County Sheriff’s Officers Corporal Cody Usry, Lieutenant Curtis Armstrong and Deputy Mason Russell recently completed a LIDAR Speed Measurement course taught by the Georgia Police Academy … more
Ricky Thomas, age 38, of Swainsboro was arrested twice in two months on drug related charg-es. The first arrest was made February 9, 2024. Following crack cocaine purchases made by un-dercover … more
Listed below are Georgia Department of Public Health Food Service Establishment Inspection Reports for the month of March 2024, along with the violations: Brown Bag Cafe – 98 A … more
Dear Editor, During the week of April 21-27, Twin City will join other cities across Georgia in celebrating Georgia Cities Week. This week has been set aside to recognize the many services city … more

Another election has been decided in the crowded 2024 political sweepstakes of Emanuel County. The official numbers for the runoff between Kwame Coleman and Chris Jukes for County Commissioner, … more
Record rainfall in the past 30 days may have some folks thinking about trading in their cars and trucks for boats. At least the Georgia Department of Transportation and our local Coun-ty … more
Citizens Bank of Swainsboro recently presented Emanuel Medical Center with a donation totaling $200,000. The contribution, made through the Georgia HEART Rural Hospital Tax Credit Program, will … more
Things are taking shape with the new home for the Emanuel County tax and election offices. Construction of the new building next to the Post Office is rapidly progressing and is fore-cast for … more
Have you received a call from someone posing as a Federal Agent stating you had not ap-peared as a juror in Federal Court? If you haven’t yet, you could receive that call. This is a scam! The … more

Swainsboro native Richard Breedlove and wife, Jereme Thompson Breedlove’s firm, Dovetail Civil Designs, was recently recognized as a Bulldog 100 business. The company was founded in 2008 by the … more
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