NEW YORK - The Heisman Trophy night belonged to Troy Smith. Brady Quinn's big day will come in April at the NFL draft.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Drake's Ajay Calvin scored 16 of his game-high 24 points in the second half and the Bulldogs pitched a shutout in the final 2:11 to defeat Georgia Southern 87-75 Saturday night in the championship of the Drake Regency Challenge in Des Moines.
It bothers me sometimes when I go to church and the preacher raps me on the head.
Wil Hall scored a team-high 13 points and Will Powell had eight for Bulloch Academy, but the Gators couldn't overcome a 27-20 halftime deficit, falling at Robert Toombs Christian Academy, 49-38, Friday night. RTCA's Jon Herrington posted a game-high 15 points and Lance Stokes added 10. Robert Toombs (1-1) led 19-11 after the first quarter and 37-28 at the end of third. BA fell to 2-3 on the year. In ...
In 1951, I arrived in Statesboro to serve as district YMCA secretary for 32 Southeast Georgia counties. Dr. Zach S. Henderson, then president of Georgia
"We must allow the Word of God to confront us, to disturb our security, to undermine our complacency and to overthrow our patterns of thought and behavior." That's the advice given by author John Stott in "Authentic Christianity". It's good counsel, since it's based on what the Bible - "the Word of God" - teaches about its contents. The Bible claims to be from God. But I imagine you believe that. (If you're among those ...
Mechelle Spaulding is the 2007 Exceptional Adult Georgian in Literacy Education (EAGLE) representative from Ogeechee Technical College.
James E. and Deborah M. Kennedy of Statesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Gena Leigh Kennedy of Savannah, to Gabriel Clifford Manning, also of Savannah. He is the son of Clifford D. and Rachel D. Manning of St. Marys, Ga.
Candice Bjorkman of Durango, Colo., became the bride of Bram Jenkins of Statesboro during a wedding ceremony held on September 15, 2006, in Durango, Colo.
Plans have been finalized for the December 16, 2006 wedding of Elizabeth Evelyn Stubbs and John Tom Brinson Jr.
John W. McElveen and Sandy M. McElveen of Richmond Hill announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Nichole McElveen of Richmond Hill, to James Bradley Gay, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Dale Gay Jr. of Richmond Hill.
Margaret Grace Adams and Richard Kimbro Stewart were married on Saturday, November 18, 2006, at noon in Orleans Square in historic downtown Savannah. The Rev. James D. Byous officiated the ceremony.
Celeste Brooke Brandenburg of Pembroke became the bride of Jack Erwin "Wynn" Carney III of Pembroke during a 4:30 p.m. wedding ceremony held on November 4, 2006, on Shipwreck Beach, in Kauai, Hawaii. The groom's father, Jack E. Carney Jr., officiated.
In 1924, the hiring of first head football coach, E.G. Cromartie, brought a collegiate football program to the students at the Georgia Normal School. He was replaced in 1927 by head coach H.A. Woodle, who himself was replaced by head coach B.L. "Crook" Smith. His "Blue Tide" even played a football game in the then-unfinished stadium which has since become known as the "Orange Bowl" down in Miami, Fla. While the athletic programs at ...
Bulloch County native, Marilyn Womack Avila, has won a seat in the North Carolina House of Representatives.
PORTAL - The Portal Panthers dug themselves a 15-4 deficit early in their game against Treutlen Tuesday night, then showed exactly why they're defending state semifinalists in Class A.
Curtis Baptist senior forward Jawan Rouse pushed in a short jumper at the buzzer to give the Crusaders a 52-51 victory over Bulloch Academy Tuesday night.
SAVANNAH - The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets got into the win column in convincing fashion on Tuesday, beating Islands 69-51 on the road.
Almost once a game, an NFL player absorbs an illegal blow to the head or neck that could put his career - or worse - at risk.
I am currently going through one of those inevitable life cycle changes and it is quite fascinating in some respects.
SAVANNAH - Bulloch Academy claimed the state runner-up trophy Saturday in the inaugural Georgia Independent School Association Clay Target Sports state championship at the Forest City Gun Club in Savannah.
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Wanting to return among the elite in golf, Graeme McDowell mapped out a plan last fall. He figured out how many ranking points he would need to get back into the top five in the world.
ATLANTA - When the ballpark named after Ted Turner is demolished in four years, the media mogul hopes the city of Atlanta will convert the vacant area into green space. The Atlanta Braves announced last month that in 2017, they will move out of Turner Field and into a new 42,000-seat, $672 million stadium complex in Cobb County. Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed ...
FLOWERY BRANCH - Falcons offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter isn't saying much about his recent interview with Boise State. Koetter confirmed on Tuesday that he met with Boise State officials, but declined to elaborate. "All I can tell you is the same thing (Falcons head coach Mike Smith) told you yesterday," Koetter said. "I did ...
Six juveniles, ranging in age from 9 to 14 years old, were arrested in connection with a burglary and vehicle break-in, police said.
Five women, four from Statesboro, pleaded guilty last week in federal court for their involvement in a stolen identify tax fraud scheme, U.S. Attorney Edward J. Tarver announced Tuesday in a news release.
Gloria Sue Lane
The Mark Byington era at Georgia Southern is off to an interesting start.