MT. PLEASANT, S.C. - David Richardson (Dahlonega/Lumpkin County) hit for the cycle leading Georgia Southern to a 15-9 win at the College of Charleston Friday night (March 28) in the series opener. The Eagles (15-8 overall, 4-0 Southern Conference) won their sixth straight overall.
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. - The military's case against Marines accused of killing 24 Iraqis in Haditha was whittled down Friday to one man accused of giving the orders.
ALBANY, N.Y. - A prosecutor said Friday that former Gov. Eliot Spitzer may have lied when he told investigators he wasn't deeply involved in a plot that used a Republican rival's travel records in an effort to embarrass him. He added that Spitzer could have been indicted had he not resigned in disgrace in a prostitution scandal.
Mr. Steve Newman of Harrison, Tenn., and Ms. Melissa Andrews of Statesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Christine Newman of Statesboro, to Benjamin Davis, son of Gary and Nancy Davis.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Georgia Southern softball team rebounded from a game one no-hitter to record eight hits in game two but was swept by Florida State Wednesday evening at JoAnne Graf Field.
PORTAL - Garrett Hodges capped off a six-run seventh, scoring Nolan Clark on a base hit to give Portal a 13-12 win over rival Emanuel County Institute Friday.
Mr. Brian D. Diefenbach and Ms. Dina N. Prosser proudly announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Sivo of South Windsor, Conn., announce the engagement of their daughter, Heather Marie Sivo of Ellabell, to Phillip Glenn Kangeter Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Kangeter Sr.
Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Wisniewski of Nashville, Tenn., announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Danielle Anne Wisniewski, to Benjamin Paul Shryock, son of Mr. and Mrs. T. Joe Shryock of Statesboro.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, March 28, 2008
Mrs. Lisa Biggers of Statesboro announces the engagement of her daughter, Nancy Heather Biggers, to Paul Harris Stills, son of Roy and Melrose Stills of Rocky Ford.
Mr. and Mrs. Donald G. Lynn of Register announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Melissa, to Lance Michael Brennan, son of Mr. and Mrs. David Pritchard of Midway and Mrs. James F. Brennan and the late Mr. Brennan of Wixom, Mich.
LOS ANGELES - A homeless man testified Friday he was befriended by an elderly woman who is now charged with killing two other homeless men for profit and was pressured to sign documents with his personal information - papers he now believes involved insurance policies.
Mrs. Mary Jones Wulkan
ATLANTA - Cameron Maybin had three hits, including a home run, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-5 on Saturday night in their best offensive showing in six weeks.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Abby Wambach remembers the date by heart: July 17, 2011.
A fast moving thunderstorm that hit Statesboro about 4:30 Saturday afternoon delayed the Firecracker Fest at Mill Creek Park, but didn't dampen the annual celebration of the Fourth of July. By the time the fireworks show started at 9:15, the park was jammed with thousands joining in the giant party for the 239th birthday of the United States.
ATLANTA - Teachers and state employees in Georgia are paying more for their health care than other public sector employees, according to a new study by the state Department of Community Health.
CHILLICOTHE, Ohio - The fate of six women - four of them dead, two missing for months - has people on edge in this small southern Ohio city as relatives seek clues, seemingly in vain, to whatever happened to their loved ones.
Sunday evening, the United States Women's National Soccer Team will be gunning for its first World Cup championship since 1999. The Americans will also be out for a bit of revenge as they face Japan, which denied them the world title four years ago in the championship game.
Twice, Serena Williams stood merely two points from a loss at Wimbledon against a British opponent buoyed by a roaring, flag-waving Centre Court crowd.
ATLANTA - Juan Uribe hit a tie-breaking homer in the seventh inning, Julio Teheran delivered another strong home start and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 on Friday night.
Statesboro Mayor Jan Moore was elected to the board of directors of the Georgia Municipal Association during the GMA's annual meeting in Savannah June 28.
KATONAH, N.Y. - The inner circle of founders has been set for as long as anyone can remember - Washington, Jefferson, Adams, Franklin, Hamilton and Madison.
CHICAGO - For nearly a century, insulin has been a life-saving diabetes treatment. Now scientists are testing a tantalizing question: What if pills containing the same medicine patients inject every day could also prevent the disease?
WASHINGTON - Even after another month of strong hiring in June and a sinking unemployment rate, the U.S. job market just isn't what it used to be.
Mr. Charles Edward Bland
ATLANTA - Cameron Maybin drove in the go-ahead run with a chopper against Max Scherzer that bounced over third base in the ninth inning, lifting the Atlanta Braves to a 2-1 victory over the Washington Nationals on Thursday night.