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Centennial Committee to assign projects September 5

The Seminole County 2020 Centennial Celebration steering committees is well on its way in the planning of this community’s  celebration of 100 years of living. All interested residents  wishing to be a part of the planning of Seminole County’s 2020 Centennial Celebration are encouraged to attend a planning and organization meeting on Thursday, September 5th.…

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Burn Ban issued for Donalsonville

Due to the extreme heat and lack of rainfall the Donalsonville Fire and Rescue Department has suspended issuing burn permits in the city limits of Donalsonville until further notice. For information on burn permits in Seminole County, contact Georgia Forestry at 229-524-6667.

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Precautions for heat related illnesses urged this holiday weekend

With temperatures expected to soar to dangerous heights during the upcoming Memorial Day holiday and high school graduation weekend, Southwest Health District is offering recommendations to avoid heat-related illness. “Many of us are hoping to enjoy outdoor activities this weekend, but with 100-degree weather, we need take appropriate precautions,” said Southwest District Health Director Dr.…

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FFA’s annual plant sale begins March 27

From left to right and front to back: Thomas Chance, Terryan Bryant, Leigha Hunt, Madison O’Hearn, Hunter Lee, Olin Spooner and Brock Dixon.   Now that Spring has officially sprung, the Seminole County FFA will begin their Annual Spring Plant Sale on March 27th and sell through the 29th, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.…

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Join the Boots & Roots Rodeo sponsorship team

Sign up as a sponsor or vendor by calling the Donalsonville-Seminole County Chamber of Commerce at 229-524-2588 Get your boots ready because in 64 short days the Donalsonville-Seminole County Chamber of Commerce Boots and Roots Rodeo will be kicking up the dust again at the Chris Thomas Arena on U.S. Highway 84 east in Donalsonville.…

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Hurricane Recovery Benefit concert scheduled for April 13

The Parish Family, a multi-award winning Christian Country Gospel trio from Southwest Georgia is planning to present a gospel concert in support of hurricane relief efforts throughout Seminole County. The concert will be held at the Donalsonville Church of God  on Saturday, April 13 beginning at 7 p.m. The Parish Family is retiring as a…

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Second pass of hurricane debris pickup continues

Pictured here: Corps of Engineers Deputy Commander, Lt. Col. Steven Peterson of the Savannah District visited Seminole County on Wednesday, January 2 to assess the progress of the county’s debris pickup operation The second pass of picking up debris generated by Hurricane Michael began in Seminole County on December 30. Corps of Engineers  officials remind…

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Melba Irene Pinkney Scott

Melba Irene Pinkney Scott Melba Irene Pinkney Scott, age 86, of Iron City, Georgia passed away Sunday evening, September 2, 2018 at Southeast Alabama Medical Center in Dothan, AL. Funeral services for Mrs. Scott will be held today, Thursday, Sept. 6 at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel of Evans-Skipper Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Walden…

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