Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, October 3, 2008
LAS VEGAS - A jury began deliberating Friday whether O.J. Simpson and his co-defendant robbed two sports memorabilia dealers at gunpoint in a casino hotel room.
NEW YORK - In an abrupt change of course, Wachovia Corp. said Friday it agreed to be acquired by Wells Fargo & Co. in a $15.1 billion all-stock deal, wiping out Wachovia's previous plan to sell its banking operations to rival suitor Citigroup Inc.
PHILADELPHIA - A suburban Philadelphia landlord secretly videotaped 34 female tenants over two decades after hiding cameras in their apartments, authorities said Friday.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. - A tractor-trailer and a state van carrying applicants for prison jobs crashed Friday on a rural highway, and authorities said all seven people believed to be riding in the van died in the fiery wreck.
Mr. and Mrs. Jack A. Lanier of the Leefield Community announce the engagement of their daughter, Patricia Ann Lanier, to Larry Darnell Jones, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry N. Jones Jr. of Portal, formerly of Brooklet.
All friends and relatives are invited to attend a 90th Birthday Celebration in honor of Edna Mae Deal on Sunday, October 12th, 2008, from 2 until 4 p.m. in the Statesboro Primitive Baptist Church's fellowship hall at 4 South Zetterower Avenue in Statesboro. The event will be hosted by Mrs. Deal's family. No gifts, please.
Mrs. Elva Belcher celebrated her 100th Birthday on Saturday, September 20, 2008, with a luncheon at Forest Heights Country Club. Mrs. Belcher was born on September 17, 1908, at the home of her parents, Lawson and Ida Nesmith Anderson, in the Nevils Community. She was married to the late Robbie Belcher for over 50 years and lived most of her adult life on a farm near Leefield. The occasion was hosted by her children, Mary Alice Hodges of Winter Park, Fla., Sue and Ray Lanier of Cary, N.C., Helen and Pete Leonard of Mount Airy, N.C., and Aaron ...
Plans for the wedding of Alaina Lewis and Justin Peay have been finalized.
For the young and the not-so-young, flipping the calendar to October heightens every sense the body has to offer. The month of October tickles the tongue with visions of candy apples, pumpkin pies, and copious amounts of candies and sweets.
Lindsay Claire Dowd and Elmer Roy Miller were united in marriage on Saturday, October 6, 2007, at 6 o'clock in the evening at Meldrim Woods Plantation in Stilson. The double-ring ceremony was performed by the Rev. Andy Brownley of Alamo, Ga.
(Note: This is the third in a series of articles on the Agrarian Movement in the nation, the south and Bulloch County in the 1800s.)
AUSTIN, Texas - A 7-year-old Texas boy found dead hanging from a hook in a school bathroom in February may have been playing a game called ''run and jump'', according to a police report.
STOCKHOLM, Sweden - Human rights activists from China and Russia are considered front-runners to win the Nobel Peace Prize next week, while bettors are putting their money on an Italian, a Syrian or an Israeli for the literature award.
Windmills don't just sprout from the earth wherever there's a stiff breeze.
Longtime Statesboro businesswoman Devra Walker died Thursday in Savannah, following a brief illness, according to Tracy Joiner, co-owner of Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory. Joiner ...
As the cliche goes, all good things must come to an end.
In the moment of a loss, it's hard to step back and see what all Statesboro boys' basketball has accomplished this season.
Not too long ago I cooked up what might be termed as either a dazzling idea or a hair-brained scheme depending on your point of ...
Mr. Archie T. Holloway Jr.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - For the first time, astronomers have discovered seven Earth-size planets orbiting a single nearby star - and these new worlds could hold life.
Co-directors Mical Whitaker and Melinda Roell will bring Tennessee Williams' Pulitzer Prize-winning drama "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" to the Emma Kelly Theater this ...
I was 32 with a newborn child and had just received my cancer diagnosis.
Thomas E. Cribbs
In previous seasons, Georgia Southern has found some success in sending freshman pitcher straight into the fire to make their first start against Georgia Tech ...
FORT WORTH, Texas - Deshaun Watson is trying to approach everything leading to the NFL draft as having fun and enjoying the process while preparing for ...
MIAMI - There are 27 games remaining on Cleveland's regular-season schedule, and perhaps only one person over that stretch will be able to stop LeBron ...
WASHINGTON - Millions of people living in the United States illegally could be targeted for deportation - including people simply arrested for traffic violations - under a sweeping ...
Georgia Southern University's ROTC program has again been recognized with the MacArthur Award as one of the top eight programs in the U.S ...
Mrs. Alma Faye Smith Hagin