Posted by Whitley Clifton | November 20, 2019 1:52 pm
There’s a week and a half left of November, so there’s still plenty of time to help AnnaKade Clemens in her effort to raise awareness about epilepsy.
She was diagnosed with epilepsy at age 10. Last year, as a sophomore at David Emanuel Academy, she started a research project and won first place with her fair booth presentation about the condition. She organized a dress-down day in which students could … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | November 20, 2019 1:49 pm
According to deputies with the Emanuel County Sheriff’s Office…
Deputy responded to a residence on Williams Road in reference to an altercation with a firearm. Offenders had left the scene prior to deputy’s arrival. Victims were advised of warrant process.
Complainant stated that someone stole the change she left in her mailbox to purchase a stamp.
Deputies responded to a domestic dispute at a residence on … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | November 20, 2019 1:47 pm
The DAR Good Citizenship Award is presented annually to a senior, selected by teachers and peers, who possesses the qualities of leadership, dependability, service, and patriotism. Kristin Smoyer was recently selected as Emanuel County Institute’s DAR Good Citizen.
Posted by Whitley Clifton | November 20, 2019 1:39 pm
This week’s Cook of the Week is Brittany Hutcheson. She is the proud mother of three children and the fiancée of Justin Green. Brittany was born and raised in Kite. She now works at Hall’s. She and her family love spending time together in the kitchen and around the dinner table. Here are three recipes for the upcoming holidays Brittany and…
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Posted by Whitley Clifton | November 20, 2019 1:36 pm
This week, Apostle Linda Travett, Temple of Grace Holiness Church, and Covenant Ministries will host the annual Covenant Keepers’ Conference. This year’s theme is “Manifestation Beyond Expectation.”
Three guest speakers have been arranged. Pastor Ruby Davis of Folkston will deliver Wednesday, November 20, at 7:30 p.m. Elder Terrence Lattimore of Waycross will bring the message on Thursday, November 21, at 7:30 p.m., and Queen Mother Vera Hill of Madison, Florida … Read More
Posted by Whitley Clifton | November 20, 2019 1:35 pm
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 November and December are as follows: Friday, November 22; 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. … Read More
Posted by Harley Strickland, East Georgia State College | November 19, 2019 9:59 am
Uproar Books has acquired worldwide English language publication rights to The Way Out by Dr. Armond Boudreaux of Statesboro, Ga. A science-fiction thriller with a political edge, The Way Out explores a future where artificial wombs are required by law to protect the development of human embryos from conception to birth. The story follows two women—a reporter and a former U.S. Marine—who discover the laws have nothing to do with … Read More
Posted by Harley Strickland, East Georgia State College | November 18, 2019 12:44 pm
On Monday, October 28, Dr. Brett Larson and Professor Daniel Mancill from East Georgia State College attended the Affordable Learning Georgia Grant Implementation and Kick-off Event at Middle Georgia State University’s Macon campus.
The purpose of this full day meeting was to train recent recipients of ALG grants. The meeting featured presentations by experts on open educational resources and accessible learning materials and presentations by representatives from presses that publish … Read More
Posted by Harley Strickland, East Georgia State College | November 18, 2019 12:40 pm
Dr. Harry L. Vogel, associate professor of Sociology on East Georgia State College’s Swainsboro campus, presented a paper entitled “A Historical Examination Non-Metropolitan Population Change in the United States from 1970 to 2000: A Guide for Future Research and Population Trends in the 21st Century” at the 2019 annual meeting of the Georgia Sociological Association’s conference on Jekyll Island, Georgia.
Vogel’s paper summarized the overarching, non-metropolitan trends in population … Read More
Posted by Harley Strickland, East Georgia State College | November 18, 2019 12:28 pm
On November 15, 2019, East Georgia State College (EGSC) hosted its first ever Honey Extraction Party! Members of EGSC’s recently-organized Beekeeping Club met, along with other students, faculty, staff, and members from the community, to learn more about honey, how it is made by honey bees and collected by beekeepers. Extraction equipment was brought to the campus by Dr. Paul Cerpovicz (faculty member and hobbyist beekeeper) and set up in … Read More