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Franklin ‘Dale’ Page

Franklin ‘Dale’ Page, 58, died August 5 at his home. He came into this world on June 18, 1960, to Johnny and Ann Page. He…


National Night Out draws large crowd

Claxton held the 16th annual National Night Out on Tuesday, July 24, in Bacon-Ford Park. Evans County children were fed and more than 200 back-to-school…


Good turnout for Back To School Bash

Evans C.A.F.E. hosted a Back To School Bash at the Claxton Middle School gym on Saturday, July 28. Evans C.A.F.E. is a stakeholders group of…


Airport hangar construction under way

Construction of a 10 unit T-hangar building at the Claxton-Evans County Airport, with a total project cost of $393,849.50, is underway and slated to be…


EMH shows gain of $70,314 in June

Evans Memorial Hospital reported a net revenue gain for June of $70,314 at its monthly board meeting held Tuesday, July 24. The hospital reports a…


Two arrested on felony drug charges

Evans County Sheriff’s Department conducted a traffic stop on Wednesday, July 25, and assisted the Southeastern Regional Drug Enforcement Office (SRDEO) with two arrests. The…


Johnnie Hodges

Mr. Johnnie Hodges, age 72, passed away Tuesday, July 24, at his residence in Townsend. He was born in Savannah on December 28, 1945 to…


Mrs. Linnie M. Dees

Mrs. Linnie M. Dees, age 95, passed away Tuesday, July 24, at her residence under the care of Affinis Hospice. She was born in Lyons…


CES renovations on schedule

By Julie Braly, Enterprise Editor During summer break, Claxton Elementary School has undergone renovations and the vast majority will be completed by the first day…


Five arrested on felony drug charges

By Julie Bray, Editor A warrant roundup conducted by law enforcement agencies on Wednesday, July 18, resulted in four arrests. A fifth wanted person turned…