When temperatures continued to dip night after night and snow blanketed Statesboro for the first time in several years, we wondered if springtime would ever visit again. But, just as faithful as the inevitable turning of the calendar page, so too is the faithfulness and beauty of springtime. Spring has arrived with grand splendor – from fluffy, white blossoms, to deep hues of purple and pink, to shades of green too many to count, to brilliant yellows and crimsons swaying in the farmers' fields. How can one fail to celebrate the beauty of spring when such delightful colors adorn the Earth ...
This past Thursday, our choir sang the beautifully haunting "Song of the Shadows" by Joseph M. Martin during the Tenebrae service. It is a way to remember the suffering of Jesus. Words and music hardly seem appropriate, and yet there is something about our trying to understand this sacrifice of our Lord that must be expressed with our entire being. When we sing, listen to the music and observe the darkness that surrounds this moment in time, it is as though we are weeping uncontrollably, tearing our clothing as a symbol of anguish and feeling our heart breaking because we ...
Are you a "people-pleaser"? Do you try to make everybody like you and accept everything you do as what you ought to do? Some are, you know. And almost everyone wants to be accepted as a person of intelligence and ability, an individual of value. But most have experience the truth that it's really hard, even impossible, to please everybody.
Britain's North American colonial libraries sprang up at the nation's new educational institutions. The first library was established when Boston clergyman John Harvard donated his collection in the 1690s to the institution that now bears his name.
The Bulloch County Sheriff's Office added two new deputies with the recent graduation of Deputies Billy Anderson and Corey Akins from the Regional Police Academy, Session 244, Savannah, Ga.
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.
J. Rey Barnes and Kendall L. Blankumsee are planning an April 18, 2010, wedding at the Emma Kelly Theater in Statesboro, Ga. The show time is set for 4:30 p.m.
Mr. and Mrs. Robbie W. Myers of Stilson, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Myers of Stilson, to Patrick Bacot, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Bacot.
Paul and Connie Ewing of Sylvania are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Marie Ewing, to Clayton Alan Best, son of Alan and Debra Best of Twin City.
Plans have been finalized for the wedding of Vania Horton and Brad Hagan.
Rachel Ann Gray and Houston Lee Kirkland announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
ATLANTA - A government report released Thursday shows no change in how common autism is among U.S. children.
The welcoming of warmer weather and flowers blooming signals the beginning of spring and the upcoming Easter holiday. Easter brings families together to celebrate the ...
Since entering the Statesboro healthcare market in 2009, Dr. Daniel Okungbowa has embraced the community with a passion of ensuring that every citizen has access ...
Nestled among the oak trees of what was once the Gesmon Neville Family Farm, The Lodge at Bethany, an extension of the long-standing history of ...
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