Janelle Lynn Brightman of Merrimack, N.H., and Blaine Amos Olmstead of Merrimack, N.H., were married in a double-ring ceremony performed by Elaine Kennedy at Promises to Keep in Derry, N.H.
Dr. and Mrs. William Clarence Branan of Washington, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Claire Branan of Athens, Ga., to Joseph Bradley Sheffield of Statesboro, son of Mr. and Mrs. B. Ralph Sheffield of Screven, Ga.
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From Staff Reports The stage at Emma Kelley Theater Saturday was filled with dolls, mice, handsome men and beautiful ladies as the cast of a classic Christmas ballet held a technical dress rehearsal. The Averitt Center for the Arts will present a local production of the holiday favorite "The Nutcracker" beginning Thursday and running through Sunday, Nov. 19. "This is currently the largest community (theatrical) event of the year," said Tim Chapman, ...
(Note: The following is an excerpt from "When Dreams Came True," a book about the passage of the G.I. Bill and how it helped shape modern America.)
Cora Lynette Sparks Rowe became the bride of Thomas Gregory Futch during a 2 p.m. ceremony held on Saturday, October 28, 2006, at the Brooklet Community Center. Pastor Tim Huffingham officiated.
A Claxton man was killed Thursday morning in an automobile accident a the intersection of Nevils-Groveland Road and Ga. 46.
Alexis Desiree' Alexis Desiree' was born to Mr. and Mrs. Ray Anthony Rountree of Swainsboro Sept. 26 at East Georgia Regional Medical Center. The mother is the former Natalie Nicole Jackson. Jamya MaKayla Jamya MaKayla was born to Sircondra Yukie Taylor and Jeffery Wayne Dockery of Sylvania Sept. 26 at East Georgia Regional Medical Center. Connor Matthew Connor Matthew was born to Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Michael Harrell of ...
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Jeff Hendrix and Tammie Bolton of Statesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Bridget Elaine Hendrix of Statesboro, to Timothy Lawrence Nessmith, son of Tony L. Nessmith and Debra Nessmith of Statesboro.
MILLEN - The Portal Panthers came into Friday night's matchup with the Jenkins County Eagles with nothing to prove. A playoff spot already secured, the Panthers could do no worse than the No. 3 seed in region 3-A regardless of the outcome.
Junior quarterback Jordan Walker threw four first-half touchdown passes as Bulloch Academy jumped out to a 35-0 halftime lead and cruised to a 49-22 victory over GISA Region 2-AA rival Memorial Day School Friday night.
New Zealand Bridge appears every two months in a small-page format. And on 11-11, here is a deal from the magazine in which each player holds one jack -- fair's fair.
DEAR ABBY: My youngest son, "Quinn," is 13 and has one of the most tender hearts I've ever seen. He can't stand to see anyone be hurt or left out. My husband died when Quinn was 18 months old. Quinn will make someone a wonderful husband one day. I know, because he displays these traits already.
In the year ahead, take care that any gambles or flyers you take are well-calculated ones and that you can afford to suffer a loss, should one occur. Otherwise, stick to sound and sure ways to advance your financial picture.
BROOKLET - It's playoff time in Georgia and for the first time since 2003, the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets are invited to the party.
If the town feels a little less crowded today, it's likely because of a few hundred Statesboro High fans making their way across the state as the Blue Devils take on Cairo in the first round of the Class AAAA state playoffs.
The Georgia Southern Eagles have won 115 games in the Southern Conference since joining the league in 1993, and lost 49.
With most of last season's Final Four squad returning this year, the sky is the limit for the Statesboro boys' basketball squad.
Georgia Southern men's soccer will face Elon for the second-consecutive year in the SoCon Tournament Semifinals today. The Eagles took a 1-0 win over UNCG in the opening round last weekend behind a 65th minute penalty kick goal from Witt Carlisle.
ATHENS - The Georgia Bulldogs' defense is finally showing some bite.
This year's Metter seniors began their high school football careers in Mike West's first season as head coach of the Tigers. Tonight, they'll all experience their first state playoff game as they take on Lamar County - No. 1 seed out of Region 4-AA and top-ranked Class AA team in the state.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - An assistant state attorney says prosecutors in Tallahassee did not receive information about an 11-month-old sexual assault allegation involving Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston until Tuesday.
HOMESTEAD, Fla. - There was no trash talking, no attempts at mind games. If there was tension or nerves, nobody could tell. In one of the tamest NASCAR title contenders' news conferences in recent memory, Matt Kenseth and Kevin Harvick kept it light and breezy as they discussed their championship chances against Jimmie Johnson. <p class="MsoNormal" style="mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto; line-height: ...
MIAMI - Jonathan Martin could sue the Miami Dolphins for big money under a variety of workplace laws that make employers liable for bullying, harassment and discrimination - even if the team's hierarchy didn't know about it, according to several legal experts. Less likely would be criminal charges against offensive lineman Richie Incognito, who was suspended by the Dolphins after fellow ...
A good way to get some in-depth information about a career is to go online and type in the Bureau of Labor Statistics, mess around with that database for a tad and then switch to Occupational Outlook Handbook. As they say in West Virginia, "You'll have more stuff than you can shake a stick at." I have no idea what that means, but it sounds good.
James "Jim" Delorey
BROOKLET - There was a time not too long ago that students at Southeast Bulloch High school and residents of Brooklet spent their Fridays in the fall trying to find something to fill the evening. For nearly a decade, undersized and outmanned Yellow Jacket football teams struggled while their fan base followed suit.
Coming out of high school, Kyle Oehlbeck knew what he wanted in a college football program.