From the Sept. 7, 2011 edition of The Forest-Blade:
RIGDON WINS AT STATE
ECI FFA member, Olivia Rigdon, competed in the State FFA Horse Show held in Rabun County. Members from different counties throughout the state competed for the title of High Points Champion.
RUSSELL NAMES SPONSORSHIP RECIPIENT
The Emanuel South Watch Ministry partnered with the Swainsboro Transformer Network and through this initiative, worked towards the goal of helping young men and women learn how to create their own business with sponsorship through the organization. The first sponsored recipient was Ronnell Russell. He is pictured with Rev. Lenard Richards, founder of the Emanuel South Watch Ministry.