Note: The following is part of a series of columns looking at how hard currency was introduced in Georgia and Bulloch County.
Morgan Davis and James Conner of Statesboro were united in marriage during a 6 p.m. ceremony held Saturday, October 24, 2015, at Meldrim Woods Plantation in Brooklet. Joey Fennell officiated.
Several years ago, I watched as a network news anchor talked about the beautiful weather predicted for that day. There had been a long period of poor weather - rain and unusually cool - and folks wanted to get outside. Who could blame them? Most prefer clear and sunny to wet and cold. The newsman then suggested that God had "come through" for the people of New York because their day promised to be clear and sunny.
Jimmy Lanier Bazemore
ATLANTA - Call this one Kick Six, The Sequel.
Yoenis Cespedes launching long drives, Lorenzo Cain dashing to catch them. Noah Syndergaard zinging 100 mph heat, Alcides Escobar trying to catch up.
TALLADEGA, Ala. - Jeff Gordon led a Hendrick Motorsports rout in qualifying Saturday to win the pole for his final race at Talladega Superspeedway.
STILLWATER, Okla. - A woman suspected of driving under the influence plowed into a crowd Saturday during the Oklahoma State University homecoming parade, killing four people - including a 2-year-old boy - and injuring dozens more in a collision that sent some spectators flying through the air.
MIAMI - In the photograph that made Kim Phuc a living symbol of the Vietnam War, her burns aren't visible - only her agony as she runs wailing toward the camera, her arms flung away from her body, naked because she has ripped off her burning clothes.
SAVANNAH - Less than two years after he was released from prison, Lewis Jackson found authorities waiting for him as he boarded a ferry boat on remote Sapelo Island carrying a cooler full of contraband valued by some as a mythical aphrodisiac.
CHAMELA, Mexico - Only a day after menacing Mexico as one of history's strongest storms, Hurricane Patricia left surprisingly little damage in its wake Saturday and quickly dissipated into an ordinary low-pressure system that posed little threat beyond heavy rain.
ATLANTA - So much for that rebuilding season at Florida State.
ATHENS, Ga - As a veteran of the Georgia-Florida rivalry, Malcolm Mitchell knows what to expect next week.
Adairsville 47, North Murray 14
PORTAL - The Portal Panthers entered the game ready to upset the Savannah Christian Raiders (6-1, Region 3-0) on Senior Night, the final home game for their seniors, but fell in a 34-7 contest.
According to an article I read - and if you believe it - 90 percent of our population is in great need of therapy in one form ...
The New England Patriots are still ticked off.
FORT WORTH, Texas - If Trevone Boykin keeps playing like this, the TCU quarterback won't need any hype to win the Heisman Trophy.
Adairsville 49, Coahulla Creek 3
Brooklet welcomes their newest store, Bohemia Jewelry & Beads, which is located at 105 Parker Avenue, beside the Old Post Office Café in downtown Brooklet.
You care about your spouse. You care about your children. You care about your family. You care that the hard work you have done no ...
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