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TCPD List 4-1-20

Posted by | April 1, 2020 1:47 pm

Officers with the Twin City Police Department (TCPD) reported…

March 22

Complainant reported a gasoline drive-off offense.

Officer responded to an address on Kite Road in reference to a simple battery offense.

March 23

Complainant reported theft by taking.

March 26

Officer responded to the area of Oglesby Pond Road in reference to a report of reckless driving by a minor on a golf cart. Contact was made with involved Read More

Swainsboro PD’s SRT team benefits from recent donation

Posted by | April 1, 2020 1:46 pm


In the past, Swainsboro Police Department has benefited from donations from companies within Emanuel County. Nordson, for example, purchased and donated new cameras to all detectives at the Swainsboro Police Department a few years back. Most recently, Quality Air of Swainsboro and Carrier made a joint donation to the local office by providing seven advanced webless outer carrier vests.

Following the formation of SPD’s Special Response Team Read More

SPD Report 4-1-20

Posted by | April 1, 2020 1:45 pm

Officers with the Swainsboro Police Department (SPD) reported…

March 19

Complainant reported a peeping Tom.

Complainant reported an unknown offender leaving the scene of an accident with injury/damage involved.

March 20

Complainant reported theft of lost/mislaid property.

Complainant reported aggravated assault.

Complainant filed a miscellaneous report.

Officer was dispatched to an address on Advance Street in reference to a dispute.

Officer responded to an address on South Main Street in Read More

Sheila Nasworthy Smith, 68

Posted by | April 1, 2020 1:44 pm

Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Sheila Nasworthy Smith, 68, formerly of Burke County, passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at her home in Tennessee.

Private graveside services were conducted Monday, March 30, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Midville City Cemetery with Rev. Daryl Cox officiating.

Pallbearers were Erik Kennedy, Rhett Blount, Trey Cowart, Clay Patrick, Trent Turner, and Justin Hall. Honorary escorts were Don Drew Jr., Mike Braswell, Read More

Crashes and search keep county units busy

Posted by | April 1, 2020 1:43 pm


Friday, March 27, was a clear, bright, spring-like day. At 11:46 a.m., Emanuel County EMS, county firefighters from Canoochee and Swainsboro, along with deputies from the sheriff’s office, were dispatch to a motor vehicle crash on Green Spence Road. Additional calls reported a rollover crash with injures at the intersection of Hereford Farm and Green Spence roads.

First-arriving units found a dark-colored RAM crew cab Read More

Legals 4-1-20

Posted by | April 1, 2020 1:42 pm



All creditors of the estate of Clara M. Anderson, decedent, late of Emanuel County, are hereby notified to render in their demands to Jerry N. Cadle, P.C., P.O. Box 68, Swainsboro, GA 30401 according to law, and all persons indebted to said estate are required to make immediate payment.

This 4th day of March, 2020.

James Barnell Anderson, Executor of Read More

Jail list 4-1-20

Posted by | April 1, 2020 1:40 pm

The following persons have been booked into Emanuel County Jail, according to Emanuel County Sheriff Tyson Stephens, on warrants obtained by one of several local law enforcement agencies, designated by each name: Drug Task Force (DTF); Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI); Georgia Department of Pardons and Parole (GAPP); Georgia State Patrol (GSP); Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office (ECSO); Swainsboro Police Dept. (SPD); Stillmore Police Dept. (SMPD); Twin City Police Department (TCPD); Read More

Southeastern Grocers introduces special shopping hour for community heroes

Posted by | April 1, 2020 1:40 pm

Southeastern Grocers, Inc. (SEG), parent company and home of BI-LO, Fresco y Mas, Harveys Supermarket, and Winn-Dixie grocery stores, announced Monday that the grocer will extend shopping hours on Monday and Tuesday to add a special shopping hour from 8 to 9 p.m. dedicated to healthcare providers and first responders.

Anthony Hucker, president and CEO of Southeastern Grocers, said, “At Southeastern Grocers, we are a people first company and we Read More

Man involved in Ogeechee boating accident found

Posted by | April 1, 2020 1:39 pm

The body of a missing man involved in a boating accident on Thursday, March 26, at approximately 10 p.m. was finally recovered two days ago. A slew of agencies as well as individuals searched for Lee Rachels throughout the weekend and into the beginning of the week before his body was found Monday afternoon in the river in the area of the Ogeechee River bridge on the outskirts of Midville’s Read More

Davis, wife, and student cover story of Georgia Sheriff magazine

Posted by | April 1, 2020 1:38 pm

Chief Deputy Rocky Davis, wife Lindsay Stroud Davis, and one of her students, Anthony, were the cover story of the March 2020 edition of the Georgia Sheriffs’ Association’s monthly magazine. The feature, which follows below, highlights their effort to rehabilitate a struggling student and his path to the Herrington Homestead, where he is now succeeding.

Seven-year-old Anthony was a student in Mrs. Lindsay’s kindergarten class last year when he became Read More

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