Darien Mayor issues Public Health Order for restaurants, bars and faith-based gatherings concerning COVID-19 Pandemic

Mayor STRONGLY recommends faith-based gatherings be suspended Darien Mayor Hodge makes Orders on Saturday to protect from COVID-19 Pandemic Darien Mayor Hugh Hodge has issued a Public Health Order on Saturday, March 21, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Following the Mayor’s signing of a State of Emergency Order on March 20, he has implements…

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McIntosh County Schools Drive-thru Meal Service

Just a reminder that McIntosh County School System will be providing meals to students. To make this a very easy and positive event, all you need to do is show a screen shot of your parent portal account that has your students attached to it or just have it ready to show to our folks that…

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County and City enact declarations of local emergency

County and City Declare Local Emergency Declaration No orders of curfews, store or restaurant closings at this time At noon on Friday, March 20, McIntosh County Commissioners Chairman David Stevens, Kate Karwacki, Kelly McClellan and Bill Watson met in a special called meeting under the oak tree in the back parking lot of the County…

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Helen Colson

Helen Butler Colson Helen Butler Colson joined God’s Heavenly Choir on March 16, 2020, after an extended illness. Born on January, 30, 1936 to her late parents, Ruby Gay and Ellis Butler, of Richmond Hill, Georgia, she has lived in McIntosh County for much of her life. She was an avid gardener and the owner…

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Southeastern Bank Lobby closures

Southeastern Bank Lobby Closures   Beginning Friday, March 20, Southeastern Bank will close all lobbies due to COVID-19 precautions; however, drive-thru service will be available at all locations and digital channels, including online, mobile and voice banking, will remain available 24/7. Appointments can be made for access to safe deposit boxes and other services that…

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Thursday, March 19, COVID-19 Update

Thursday, March 19, COVID-19 Update Georgia Power is temporarily suspending residential disconnections beginning on March 14 for 30 days, and will reevaluate the decision and timeframe as the situation develops. BI-LO has designated a special shopping hour for seniors and high-risk customers from 8 to 9 a.m., Monday through Friday; and store hours are now…

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Willie Hutcherson

Willie Hutcherson Willie Hutcherson, age 100, of Carneghan, died Wednesday, March 11, 2020, at Hospice of the Golden Isles. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 21, at Carneghan Emanuel Baptist Church, with burial to follow in Hutcherson-Lotson Cemetery. The body will lie in state one hour prior to the…

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Alma Lawson

Alma Lawson Alma Lawson, of Cox, died March 19, 2020, at Senior Care Center. The funeral service will be held Saturday, March 21, 2020. at Zion Center, at 3 p.m., with burial to follow in Oakland Cemetery. The body will lie in state one hour prior to the service at the church. Visitation will be…

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Important News from McIntosh County Board of Assessors

Important News from McIntosh County Board of Assessors “In an effort to protect our staff and still have some serviceability to the public, the Assessor’s office will limit access to the front office,” McIntosh County Board of Assessors. McIntosh County Board of Assessors will be offering services remotely until further notice. The Board of Assessors…

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Health Department by appointment only

Health Departments go to “Appointment Only” Scheduling As a precautionary measure to limit the number of people congregating in waiting rooms, health department clinics in Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long, and McIntosh counties are not accepting walk-in clients at this time. Effective immediately and until further notice, residents in need of health department…

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