From the April 1, 1981 edition of The Forest-Blade: Rocking away
Emanuel County Institute winners in Vocational Opportunities Clubs of America’s recent region contest were Mary Carswell, Lila R. Johnson, Lisa Cumbee, Rhonda Ward, Bobby Sherrod, Vicki Johnson, Sylvia Jones, Lee Otis Johnson, and David Akridge.
Freddie Buxton and Penny Blace, members of the vocal ensemble at Swainsboro High School, rocked to raise money for SHS band’s Spring concert tour to begin May 7. The band and members of the vocal ensemble toured south Georgia and central Florida and wound the trip up with a trip to Disney World on May 9. The rock-a-thon was held Saturday on the Courthouse Square in Swainsboro.