From the June 9, 1971 edition of The Forest-Blade:
LOCAL OFFICE WINS
T.Y. Edwards, major of the local Georgia Natural Gs Company, accepted the 1970 Special Safety Award from W. Rufus Foster, vice president and Augusta Division manager for Atlanta Gas Light Company.
SPOTLIGHT IS DEDICATED TO MRS. VENICE BISHOP
The 1970-71 “Spotlight,” Swainsboro High School yearbook, was dedicated to Mrs. Venice Clifton Bishop. A teacher of tenth grade English, Mrs. Bishop had been a member of the SHS faculty for eight years. She directed the school’s one-act plays for the three years. The school’s plays won a third place honor and two second place awards. Also, a member of the 1970 cast of “Anastasia’ was named Region Best Actress.