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Swainsboro native, Nataya Cowart Wright, is an author, licensed professional counselor and life coach, a serial entrepreneur, and the founder of the non-profit organization, SheRose, Inc. … more
Gregg and the late Dawn Oglesby of Twin City are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Cherokee Montana Oglesby of Twin City, to Cole Douglas Graham of East … more
I don’t know who decided that Memorial Day is the official start of summer. The “real” official start of summer is the last bell of the last class on the last day of school. The doors fly … more

“Can go barefooted, Momma?”  These were probably the very first words I said when we all jumped out of the cars on Highway 80 somewhere between Swainsboro and Adrian for the Easter egg … more
On August 28, 1881, Dr. Samples’ buggy hurried through the countryside of Canoochee, probably in the dark of night. He had a special delivery to make. He arrived just in time for the birth of the … more
Jones Temple Pentecostal Church of God in Metter will hold their 8th church anniversary/revival Wednesday, May 31, through Friday, June 2, with Preacher Bishop Carlton Williams. Pastor Hattie … more
The Oglesby family reunion is set for Sunday, June 4, at 12 p.m. at Magnolia Springs State Park in Millen. Lunch will be served at 1 p.m. For questions or concerns, call Gennie at 678.677.5803 or … more
Pastor Christine Peebles announces a special testimonial service with a man of God who has served in missions in Georgia, Alaska, Venezuela, India, China, Australia and Canada. The man of God, John … more

On May 6, 2023, the weather was drizzly and a bit chilly but the spirits of Swainsboro and the 76th Annual Pine Tree Festival Parade were not dampened as the marching bands, floats, fire trucks and … more
The 2023 Emanuel County 4-H Project S.A.F.E. Modified Trap team wrapped up their season during the State 4-H Modified Trap Match on Saturday, May 13. Emanuel County 4-H’ers participated in three … more
President Randy Jones of the Mill Creek Chapter, Georgia Society Sons of the American Revolution, participated, along with 47 other Genealogy organizations, in the Statesboro Regional Public … more
The Four Rivers Chapter, Georgia Society Sons of the American Revolution held its monthly meeting at Chatters Restaurant in Lyons, Georgia on Thursday night, March 16, at 6 p.m. with President … more
On Friday, March 24, 2023, Compatriot Steve Burke of the Wiregrass Chapter, Georgia Society Sons of the American Revolution traveled to Parramore Hill on the Banks of the Ogeechee River to present a … more

On May 8, 2023, Compatriot Steve Burke traveled to Swainsboro from Millen to present his program, "Weapons of War, Revolutionary War to WW II". With Chair John Tapley presiding, there were 42 … more
The Wiregrass Chapter Georgia Society Sons of the American Revolution held its monthly meeting, Thursday night, April 13, 2023, at the New China Restaurant at 6:30 p.m. With President Wilder Smith, … more
Emanuel County Humane Society is sponsoring adoptions at the Betty Gambrell Animal Shelter now through the end of June. Please go by at 343 Market Street and pick out your new best friend! The … more
The Brier Creek Chapter, Georgia Society Sons of the American Revolution held its monthly meeting, Thursday night April 6, 2023, at Walls Diner in Sylvania at 7:00 p.m. With President Wayne Howard … more
In December of 1822, the City of Swainsboro was formally created by a resolution and an act of the Legislature of the State of Georgia. In our upcoming July 4, edition as a service to our readers, … more

The Journal article was edited for young readers and their educators.  Damon Mullis, executive director and riverkeeper at Ogeechee Riverkeeper (ORK) and Checo Colon-Gaud, Ph.D., professor & … more
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