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Rotary – Chamber of Commerce auction slated for Sept. 22

“Game On” is the theme for the Claxton Rotary Club and Chamber of Commerce’s 15th annual benefit auction to be held Saturday, September 22, at…


Claxton resident charged with child molestation

Ronald Scott Bragdon, 52, of Claxton, was charged with child molestation and aggravated child molestation during a special presentation to the Evans County Grand Jury…


Accident involving overturned semi blocks Hwy. 301

A tractor trailer truck carrying an oversize load of road equipment collided with a dump long-bed dump truck on Hwy. 301 north on Friday, September…


Benny E. Goodson

Mr. Benny E. Goodson, 64, affectionately known as Buddy and Ben by his family and friends, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday,…


Irene Dasher Durrence

Irene Dasher Durrence, 91, passed away September 13 at Ogeechee Area Hospice in Statesboro. The Tattnall County native lived most of her life in Evans…


Bernice McFadden Williams

Bernice McFadden Williams was born on January 1, 1938 in Evans County, Ga. to the late Isaac and Carrie Lee Adams McFadden.  She departed her…


Nicholas Prentis Kicklighter

Nicholas Prentis Kicklighter, 26, of Jefferson, Ga., died September 2, as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident caused by the driver…


County adopts millage rates, okays revised budget figures

Following the final public hearing on Evans County’s fiscal year 2019 tax rate, members of the Board of Commissioners voted to approve both a resolution…


Library finds unique way to honor Patriot Day

The public was invited by the library to “lend us a hand” by making a visit to the library on September 5, where participants had…


Public hearing on merger slated for City of Hagan

Council seeks citizen input before voting on possible police department merger In July a proposed merger of police services between the Hagan and Claxton Police…