Governor faces decision on COVID-19 restructions

Kemp faces decision on COVID-19 restrictions By Beau Evans Staff Writer Capitol Beat News Service Gov. Brian Kemp is facing a Wednesday deadline to decide whether to extend social-distancing restrictions for businesses and other requirements put in place in Georgia amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The governor could extend all of the current business and gathering…

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Online Self-Scheduling Now Available for COVID-19 Testing at the McIntosh County Health Department

  Online Self-Scheduling Now Available for COVID-19 Testing at the McIntosh County Health Department MCINTOSH COUNTY, GA – You can now schedule an appointment online for COVID-19 testing at the McIntosh County Health Department. Simply go online to access a self-service portal, take a brief screening questionnaire, and book your appointment for testing. The self-service…

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McIntosh County Annex offices closed after person test positive for COVID-19

McIntosh County Commission and Tax Commissioner offices are closed for COVID-19 testing of employees and cleaning of the office Because someone has tested positive for COVID-19 in the McIntosh County Commissioner’s Office and in the abundance of caution, the McIntosh County Annex located at 1200 Northway in Darien is closed as of Monday. This includes…

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Patrice Renee Carter

Patrice Renee Carter Patrice Renee Carter, of Darien, died Thursday, July 9, 2020, at Southeast Georgia Health System in Brunswick. Arrangements will be announced by Darien Funeral Home.

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Lena Brennon Jackson

Lena Brennon Jackson Lena Brennon Jackson, of the Briar Patch community, died Thursday, July 9, 2020, at her residence. Arrangements will be announced by Darien Funeral Home.

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Jeanette Altman

Jeanette Altman Jeanette Altman, 66, of Cox, departed this life Thursday, July 9, 2020, at her residence. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m., Monday, July 13, 2020, at Townsend Baptist Church, with Reverend Bill Brown officiating.  Interment will follow in Davis Cemetery in Long County, with Buddy Sizemore, Joshua Sizemore, Bobo Sizemore, Fred…

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William L. Moore

  William L. Moore William L. Moore, age 71 passed away Saturday, July 4, 2020 at his residence from an extended illness due to Agent Orange Cancer while surrounded by his loving family and under the care of Ogeechee Area Hospice. He lived most of his life in Fort Pierce, Florida and moved to Claxton in…

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Rev. Levi Delano Baisden

Rev. Levi Delano Baisden The Rev. Levi Delano Baisden, a native of Brunswick, peacefully went to be with the Lord on June 28, 2020, in the George Washington University Hospital, Washington D.C. He is the youngest son of the late Ralph Emerson Baisden Sr., and the late Alethia Buckely Baisden. A service to celebrate his…

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Ronald Roger Harper

Ronald Roger Harper Ronald Roger Harper, 87, of Waynesville, passed away on July 3, 2020 at Hospice of the Golden Isles, surrounded by family. He was a native of Claxton, and was the son of Charles and Geneva Harper.  He was retired from Babcock & Wilcox, was owner of Harper Parsons, Inc., and co-owner of…

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