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Five ECI middle schoolers go to FBLA leadership event

Posted by | November 28, 2019 9:00 am

On November 12 and November 13, five students who are members of Emanuel County Institute’s middle school FBLA chapter traveled to Athens to attend Fall Leadership Conference, which was held at the Classic Center.

These members participated in many fun activities, such as bowling and touring Athens. They also attended various leadership workshops, made new friends, and readied for competitions.

Scott Savor, the guest speaker for the general session, motivated Read More

DEA Eagles sweep first game of season against Faith Academy Eagles

Posted by | November 28, 2019 8:30 am


David Emanuel Academy’s varsity basketball teams kicked off this year’s season by housing the first game against Faith Academy Eagles. The girls took court at 6 p.m., and the boys at 7 p.m., with both DEA Varsity Eagle teams taking the win over Faith Academy.

DEA Lady Eagles Jordyn Bell, Liz Dye, and Bree Wimberly assisted in the final winning score of 44-21, with Bell adding 7 Read More

December operating days for Center of Hope Food Pantry

Posted by | November 28, 2019 8:00 am

Center of Hope Food Pantry, located at 220 S. Racetrack Street, is now open two days per month from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.

Dates for the month of December are as follows: Monday, December 9; and Friday, December 20.

The pantry is open to residents of Emanuel County only. You must fill out a new eligibility form if you have not already done so for the year. Please bring Read More

City of Adrian to hold Christmas event

Posted by | November 28, 2019 7:30 am

The City of Adrian’s Christmas parade has been slated for Friday, December 6, beginning at 6 p.m.

The parade will start at the corner of Hall Street and Main Street, traveling through the center of town and ending at the park. Vendors will be set up at the city park following the parade, and Santa Claus will be available at the same location for photos.

Parade and vendor applications are Read More

Give thanks

Posted by | November 27, 2019 5:30 pm

History tells us that in the autumn of 1621, a group of the earliest Americans gathered to give thanks to have survived their first brutal year in the new home and to celebrate a successful harvest. We know the story from childhood and colored many pictures of the pilgrims in their black and white clothing, seated at a bountiful table with their Indian guests.

With changes through the years, we Read More

Stillmore Farmer’s Market event

Posted by | November 27, 2019 5:00 pm

Hosted by The Creator’s Garden and Stillmore Arts & Events, the Stillmore Farmer’s Market will be held Saturday, December 14, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. at the Stillmore Gazebo.

SPD Report 11-27-19

Posted by | November 27, 2019 4:30 pm

Officers with the Swainsboro Police Department (SPD) reported…

November 17

Officer responded to an address on Kite Road in reference to an altercation that took place one day prior of the report being made.

November 19

Officer responded to a Kite Road address in reference to an assault.

Officer responded to an address on Braswell Blvd. in reference to a simple battery offense and damaged property in the second degree.Read More

Swainsboro football players recognized for outstanding season

Posted by | November 27, 2019 4:00 pm


Swainsboro Tigers varsity football players were recognized with all-region honors following a terrific season. Senior QB Kade Youmans made it back-to-back seasons winning the Region 2-AA Offensive Player of the Year Award. The Tigers had seven more players make the first-team offensive and defensive all-region teams. Another five players made second-team all-region, and one player earned an honorable mention.

Youmans couldn’t have added to his trophy case Read More

Shop with a Cop coming next month!

Posted by | November 27, 2019 3:30 pm

Swainsboro Police Department’s yearly Shop with a Cop program will commence on December 12.

Shop with a Cop is a program for kids who need help celebrating Christmas. Applications can be picked up between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. at Swainsboro Police Department’s front office. The deadline to submit applications is Friday, December 6.

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