Thanksgiving. My fifth grade teacher was Miss Edith Manning, a member of one of Cobb County's pioneer families. She was a good teacher and I responded to her efforts.
Mandy Hannah Cruse and Phillip Wesley Hulsey were united in marriage on Saturday, October 7, 2006 at the Robbins Nest in Statesboro. Dr. John Waters of the First Baptist Church of Statesboro officiated the 6:30 p.m. ceremony.
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Price of Statesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Nicole, to Douglas Bentley, son of Felecia MacDonnell and the late Gary Bentley.
Candice Colleen Tillman and Jeremy Mitchell Rogers were united in marriage on Saturday, September 16th, 2006 in a 7 p.m. ceremony at the home of the bride's father. Dr. John Waters of Statesboro officiated.
Olivia Nicole Hattrich became the bride of Darien Keith Sapp during a 2 p.m. ceremony held on October 21, 2006, at 2 p.m. at the Gospel Baptist Church in Claxton. Pastor Mike Gay officiated.
Katie Donehoo of Wilmington Island and Keith Pynn of Savannah were married Saturday, October 21, 2006 at the home of the bride's grandparents in Brooklet.
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Lane Armstrong of Statesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Cynthia Lane, to Henry Trigg Chaplin, son of Mr. and Mrs. Vandiver Lazenby Chaplin of Birmingham, Ala.
Mr. and Mrs. William R. Schafer of Brooklet announce the engagement of their daughter, Faith Marie of Statesboro, to Andrew Christopher Gwinnett, son of Lonnie Warden "Nicky" Gwinnett Jr. and Jill Martin Gwinnett.
Mr. and Mrs. Jerrell Kendall Whitaker of Statesboro announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Laura Leigh of Auburn, Ala., to Andrew James Howard of Griffin, Ga., son of Ellen Louise Howard of Newnan, Ga., and Mr. and Mrs. Byron L. Howard of Gainesville, Ga.
ATLANTA - Georgia's secretary of state on Wednesday certified the results of the Nov. 7 general election, declaring two Democratic congressmen winners in their re-election bids, but by slim margins.
The Eagles will try to snap a two-game skid when they open their home schedule today against Winston-Salem State. Tipoff is 7:30 p.m. at Hanner Fieldhouse.
William Peter Silcox of Kennesaw, Ga., announces the engagement of his daughter, Andrea Clair Silcox of Pembroke, to Adam Wade Williams, son of Mr. and Mrs. Donald Brannen Williams of Hephzibah, Ga.
"Why've people stopped using their turn signals? I don't understand the inability to flip the turn indicator on as a common courtesy to fellow drivers, safety issues notwithstanding. We no longer have to roll down the window and throw our arm out into a position to notify each other of our intentions. Use your blinkers!"
Ashley Brooke Gaskins and Dennis Mitchell Clark were united in marriage at 6 in the evening on Saturday, August 12, 2006 at the Statesboro Primitive Baptist Church. The wedding ceremony was performed by Randy M. Waters, pastor of the Statesboro Primitive Baptist Church.
Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.
Sue Nell Crumbley
Two local boys will get a serious upgrade from their backyard and school yard football fields when they travel to Atlanta Sunday to compete in a punt, pass and kick competition prior to the NFL game between the Atlanta Falcons and the Washington Redskins. Khristian Clark, 9, and Kellen Daly, 7, participated in a preliminary competition held Sept. 14 at Mill Creek Regional Park. They both advanced to a sectional meet which was ...
ATLANTA - The Redskins, awash in chaos and controversy, may find comfort in the reminder they're not alone in their first-to-worst misery. An unexpected fall from the 2012 NFC East title to last place in 2013 has led to a quarterback change for Washington. Coach Mike Shanahan, facing questions about his future with the team, benched quarterback Robert Griffin III for the final three games. Standing across the Georgia Dome field Sunday ...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Jameis Winston envisioned winning the Heisman Trophy well before he signed with Florida State. He'll find out whether his dream becomes a reality on Saturday night. The redshirt freshman quarterback is one of six finalists up for the most prestigious individual award in college football. Winston and his high school coach Matt Scott were in Tuscaloosa on a recruiting trip at Alabama when he took a picture with Mark ...
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Baseball officials are up front about this: They want to ban home plate collisions to guard their investments. Minnesota's Joe Mauer, a former MVP and three-time batting champion, is less than halfway through a $184 million, eight-year contract. He was limited to 75 games at catcher this year in a concussion-shortened season. Buster Posey, another MVP and batting champ, has a $167 million, nine-year deal. San Francisco ...
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas coach Mack Brown declined to say Thursday whether the Alamo Bowl will be his final game, amid intense speculation following another disappointing season that began with the Longhorns talking about becoming national championship contenders again. "My situation has not changed," Brown said. Speaking to reporters for the first time since multiple published reports this week indicated that he might step down, Brown said he has yet to talk ...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - It may qualify as a small irony that in the run-up to the first outdoor, cold-weather Super Bowl, the people seemingly least threatened about the possibility of bad weather are the folks whose job is to protect the surface on which the game will be played. It should come as no surprise, since the NFL's groundskeeping experts are used to dealing with the elements - and improvising when they ...
Even before leading the United States into next year's World Cup, Jurgen Klinsmann has been signed to stay on as the American coach for the 2018 World Cup. <p style="color: #333333; font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 12.727272033691406px; ...
DURHAM, N.C. - Chick-fil-A Bowl president Gary Stokan wants to set the record straight: His bowl always wanted No. 22 Duke. <p style="color: #333333; font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 12.727272033691406px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; ...
After hearing testimony Thursday about an allegedly forged lease agreement and several incidents involving police, Bulloch County Superior Court Judge John R. Turner continued a hearing to determine whether Primetime Lounge, closed earlier this month by his order, should be allowed to reopen.
Long-time area musician Gary Barnes' career will come to a close Saturday evening at the Emma Kelly Theater.
Elder William Ivy Tidwell Jr.
I was listening to PBS as I drove home and listened to a program that sounded like a science fiction presentation. It seems that some scientists are beginning to experiment with the brain and finding out truly peculiar results from their testing and sort of speculating what all this study could mean for future generations. For instance, by stimulating certain parts, people who felt depressed or moody could quickly experience a memory - real ...
Statesboro police arrested a man they say is responsible for at least eight vehicle break-ins, with more charges pending.