Note: The following is one of a series of columns exploring the importance of rivers, ferries, bridges and waterways in the early history of Georgia and Bulloch County.
Mr. Wendell Finch
Clifford W. Bostic Sr.
A recent article on grandparenting.com says that many baby boomers are experiencing difficulties in their relationships with adult children, including "not enough time together, not enough regular communication, not feeling needed or wanted ... (and) not understanding why they aren't closer."
Kelly L. Henry and Stephen J. Rountree were married February 6, 2016, at Dutch Ford Farms in Excelsior, Ga., with Dr. William H. Perry officiating. Music was provided by Chris and Ashlee Mitchell.
The Rev. Janet Roberts Culpepper of Belton, S.C., and Mr. Gerald M. Culpepper Jr. of Anderson, S.C., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Anna Margaret Culpepper, to John Michael Washington, son of Dr. and Mrs. Sidney R. Washington III of Statesboro, Ga.
Mr. Willie Frank Parks and Patricia Ann Parks and Catherine Okunbor announce the engagement of their children, Felicia Parks of Grantville, Ga., to Osaze Okunbor of Benin City, Nigeria.
Mr. and Mrs. Roy (Melrose) Stills of Rocky Ford, Georgia, plan to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, March 5th. Roy and the former Melrose Mills were married on March 5, 1966, in South Carolina. They have two children, Paul (Heidi) Stills of Statesboro and Tricia Stills of Rocky Ford; seven grandchildren, Dylan Stone, Tucker Stills, Chris Stone, Brook Stone, Dakota Brown, Blair Bland and Jake Bland; and six great-grandchildren. The couple's children will host a drop-in reception to be held at their parents' home on Saturday, March 5th, from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. No ...
WTOC South Georgia bureau chief and Statesboro resident Dal Cannady is at it again. Traveling all over southeast Georgia, doing interviews, talking to people, finding stories.
James Farmer has been described as "A skilled and entertaining speaker, he is truly a young and fresh voice for his generation. Whether he's teaching how to plan the perfect summer picnic, using everyday items to create exquisite tabletops, creating drop-dead gorgeous flower arrangements and wreaths or making his grandmother's skillet peach pie, Farmer masterfully guides his audience through the art of elegant garden living."
HESSTON, Kan. - A man who stormed into a Kansas factory and shot 14 people, killing three, had just been served with a protective order involving a former girlfriend that probably set off the attack, authorities said Friday.
Civil and human rights activist Joanne Bland offered powerful and challenging words for the mostly younger generation in the audience when she spoke Thursday at Georgia Southern's Nessmith-Lane Conference Center. Her lecture, entitled "My Piece in the Puzzle of Social Change," stirred emotions and evoked a host of questions from college students.
Craig Stephen Doyle
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 ...
Man of the Decade