DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan - Two suspected U.S. missile strikes Friday on villages close to the border with Afghanistan killed at least 12 people, most of them militants, Pakistani intelligence officials said.
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.
Dear American Parent (hopefully, you will recognize yourself),
Like many in our time, the people of Athens, Greece in Paul's day were aware of the teachings of human philosophers, but they did ...
Poor Blanche Dubois. Always depending upon the kindness of strangers. It is a dangerous thing, depending upon the unknown. Much better (if one must depend ...
Swaddled in warm jackets and wrJumpin', buckin' broncs, twisting bulls, riding cowboys, quick steer wrestlers, expert roping, speedy barrel-racing cowgirls, excited kids and a packed ...
Sarah Elizabeth Fain
Bob Baffert is sitting out the Kentucky Derby, and not by choice.
ATLANTA - Paul Millsap confirmed on Saturday he "probably will opt out" of his contract and become an unrestricted free agent, leaving the Atlanta Hawks to ...
For the last two seasons, Evan Challenger has been the rock of Georgia Southern's weekend rotation.
To say Saturday was a big day for high school track in field in Georgia would be a understatement.
Senator Jack Hill, who has represented Statesboro, Bulloch County and District 4 in the Georgia State Senate since 1990, will be the keynote speaker Tuesday ...
Frances Brannen Griffin
ATLANTA (AP) - President Donald Trump reaffirmed his support for gun rights Friday, telling attendees of a National Rifle Association convention that "the eight-year assault on ...
Less than two weeks ago the Statesboro girls' soccer team was 10-4 overall, 6-1 in region play and on the verge of winning their first ...
Lewis "Carroll" Batten
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's plan to overhaul the nation's tax code could provide significant tax cuts for the working-class voters who elected him ...