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Don’t forget R&F’s pillow sale this Saturday, May 9th

Posted by | May 7, 2020 9:38 am

Due to request, R&F Marketing will have another sale this Saturday, May 9th, from 7am – 12pm.  Join them for a huge pillow and home goods sale.

CASH ONLY!

MORE Spring and Summer Pillows!  Get ready for Summer with MORE outdoor patio seating in great coordinated sets.

Pillows starting at $3

$10 Sheets (any size)

2 pc Bath Mat Sets $10

Shower Curtains w/hooks $8, and a lot more!!!

Look … Read More


GNTC instructor named Amazon Web Services Educate Ambassador

Posted by | May 6, 2020 9:57 am

Amazon Web Services Inc. (AWS), an Amazon Company, recently announced its new round of AWS Educate Ambassadors including Georgia Northwestern Technical College’s (GNTC) own Dr. Dwight Watt, Computer Information Systems Technology instructor, who will serve a two-year appointment.

According to its website, The AWS Educate Cloud Ambassador Program is for top-tier cloud educators who serve as ambassadors for AWS Educate. The program has a total of 432 overall ambassadors including … Read More


Twin City one of several small towns featured in COVID-19 episode of Small Town Podcast

Posted by | May 6, 2020 9:56 am

Ocilla Mayor and Small Town Podcast host Matt Seale stays in his own small town of Ocilla and holds Zoom conferences with several previously featured small town mayors and city officials in Georgia. The episode was released Monday, April 20, 2020.

On the episode of the podcast, Mayor Seale checks in with Mayor Matt Donaldson of Twin City, Genuine Georgia owner Cynthia Smith of Greensboro, Mayor Mike Young of Mcrae-Helena, … Read More


Terry Eugene Foskey, 61

Posted by | May 6, 2020 9:53 am

Terry Eugene Foskey, 61, of Biloxi, Mississippi, left his earthly body to receive his heavenly wings on Saturday, April 25, 2020 in his beloved home with his family that loved him dearly by his side. He had a very fulfilled life that he left too early.

Terry was born in Swainsboro on April 16, 1959. He received a master’s degree from William Carey University in business. He retired from the … Read More


Janis Williamson Webb Rogers, 84

Posted by | May 6, 2020 9:51 am

Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Mrs. Janis Williamson Webb Rogers, 84 of Swainsboro, on Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at Emanuel Medical Center Nursing Home.

A private graveside service was conducted Thursday, April 30, 2020 at Mount Zion Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Jim Harrell officiating. Interment was held at Mount Zion Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Terri Edenfield, Craig Williamson, Andy Webb, Steve Peebles, Jack Webb, … Read More


The Mighty Eighth: The decisive force against Nazi Germany

Posted by | May 6, 2020 9:49 am

by ERIC HOGAN

On May 8 a mere 75 years ago, virtually the entire world took a massive, collective sigh of relief. That was the long anticipated day when the surviving leadership of Nazi Germany accepted President Franklin Roosevelt’s demand of “unconditional surrender” shortly after Adolf Hitler killed himself. Known as VE Day, it commemorates Victory in Europe during World War II and celebrates the liberation of Western Europe from … Read More


Mercer serving on Durden Bankshares following Mathis’ retirement

Posted by | May 6, 2020 9:44 am

James R. “Jim” Mercer has been elected to serve on the Durden Bankshares, Inc. board, filling long-time board member Bill Mathis’ seat left vacant by his retirement. The retirement and election took place at the annual shareholders meeting, held via telephone conference due to COVID-19 restrictions, on April 14, 2020.

Director William L. “Bill” Mathis retired as a member of the fiduciary board and was elected to serve as honorary … Read More


Offers pouring in for SHS middle linebacker

Posted by | May 6, 2020 9:42 am

by HALEI LAMB

Generally speaking, the middle linebacker is a hard-nosed man. He’s big, strong, and intimidating, making him the center of attention on the defensive side of the ball. He’s physical, taking down even the best running backs in the game. At face value, the “mike” linebacker, as he is sometimes called, is unfeeling. Zabrien Harden, Swainsboro High School’s middle linebacker, is all of those on the gridiron. (… Read More


Brittany Sherrod: Just wingin’ it

Posted by | May 4, 2020 3:15 pm

by HALEI LAMB

Originally published in Where Are They Now? 2020

At just 24-years-old, Brittany Sherrod has more sky miles than most. The former pageant queen has been to six different countries in less than a year, most recently visiting Madrid and France. Despite an unpredict­able schedule, she’s loving every minute of being a flight attendant—and she doesn’t plan to keep her feet on the ground any time soon.

Brittany … Read More


R&F Marketing will have another pillow sale this Sat, May 9th

Posted by | May 4, 2020 9:31 am

Due to request, R&F Marketing will have another sale this Saturday, May 9th, from 7am – 12pm.  Join them for a huge closeout pillow and home goods sale.

CASH ONLY!

MORE Spring and Summer Pillows!  Get ready for Summer with MORE outdoor patio seating in great coordinated sets.

Pillows starting at $3

$10 Sheets (any size)

2 pc Bath Mat Sets $10

Shower Curtains w/Hooks $8 and a lot more!!! … Read More


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