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Rattlesnake and Wildlife festival this weekend

Thousands of festival goers and organizers are hoping for nice sunny days for this weekend’s 52nd Rattlesnake and Wildlife festival. The event is held each…


Evans County 8U Boys Basketball team captures state title

In the opening round Evans County defeated Appling County by a score of 33-9.  Ced’veon Bell led the way for Evans County. In round two, Evans…


Ramona Lindsey Coleman

It is with great sadness that the family of Ramona Lindsey Coleman, age 88, announces her passing on February 27. Ramona was predeceased by her…


First Fish

Aiden Parker, 3, under the watchful gaze of his grandfather, Scott Parker, hooks his first fish during a Saturday morning outing on a local pond…


Hilda Earl Eason Anderson

Hilda Earl Eason Anderson, 78, passed away February 25 at Ogeechee Area Hospice. She was a native and lifelong resident of Evans County. She was…


Rattlesnake festival March 9 and 10

Although the annual Rattlesnake and Wildlife Festival is being held Saturday, March 9 and Sunday, March 10, activities actually begin on Friday night with a…


BOC reviewing changes to purchase ordinance

A new county purchasing ordinance is under review by the Evans Board of Commissioners, with the revised guidelines to be put to a vote when…


Evans could soon require business licenses in unincorporated areas

Evans County is likely to soon join the ranks of Georgia county governments that require licenses for operating business enterprises within unincorporated areas. Members of…


EMH now offers 3D mammograms

Women in Evans and surrounding counties now have access to 3D mammography services at Evans Memorial Hospital. With the recent purchase of a Selenia Dimensions…


New Hagan Police Chief hired

Hagan’s own Jessie DeLoach, has been hired as Police Chief of Hagan.  Mayor Matt Blocker introduced DeLoach during the city’s meeting on Feb. 19.  DeLoach’s…