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Democrats near vote on Obama health care bill

WASHINGTON - Democratic leaders are unveiling what is expected to be their final health care bill Thursday, setting the stage for a Sunday vote on a plan that would affect most Americans and has become the defining issue in Barack Obama's presidency.

March 18, 2010 | The Associated Press | World

A symbol of the slave trade joins US and Cuba

WASHINGTON - Days from now, a stately black schooner will sail through a narrow channel into Havana's protected harbor, its two masts bearing the rarest of sights - the U.S. Stars and Stripes, with the Cuban flag fluttering nearby.

March 18, 2010 | By JIM KUHNHENN Associated Press Writer | World

Calif. considers smoking ban at all state parks

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California lawmakers on Thursday will consider what is believed to be the nation's most far-reaching smoking ban in state parks as a way to get unsightly cigarette butts off the beach, eliminate second-hand smoke and reduce the threat of wildfires.

March 18, 2010 | By SAMANTHA YOUNG Associated Press Writer | World

AP IMPACT: Gov't bank auditors got big bonuses

WASHINGTON - Banks weren't the only ones giving big bonuses in the boom years before the worst financial crisis in generations. The government also was handing out millions of dollars to bank regulators, rewarding "superior" work even as an avalanche of risky mortgages helped create the meltdown.

March 18, 2010 | By MATT APUZZO Associated Press Writer | World

Obama signs jobs bill, says more must be done

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama on Thursday signed into law a package of tax breaks and spending designed to give the nation a jobs boost by encouraging the private sector to start hiring again.

March 18, 2010 | By DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press Writer | World

Idaho first to sign law against health care reform

BOISE, Idaho - Idaho is leading the charge in a states-rights push to defeat a proposal in Congress that would require people to buy health insurance, a key piece of reforms being pushed by President Barack Obama.

March 18, 2010 | By JOHN MILLER Associated Press Writer | World

No. 9 Clemson pours it on GSU

CLEMSON, S.C. - The No. 9 Clemson Tigers blasted six home runs on their way to a runaway 22-6 win over Georgia Southern during mid-week play Wednesday.

March 17, 2010 | From staff reports | Sports

Local Roundup - BA's Burke strikes out 16

Bulloch Academy senior Taylor Burke struck out 16 batters as the Gators downed Curtis Baptist 10-1 Tuesday in their GISA Region 2-AA opener.

March 17, 2010 | From staff reports | Sports

Georgia Tech players checking cell phones at door

ATLANTA - Georgia Tech players plan to give up their cell phones once again - this time before the NCAA tournament.

March 17, 2010 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Sports

Let the Madness Begin!

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Is this Providence or Perth?

March 17, 2010 | By PAT EATON-ROBB Associated Press Writer | Sports

Hanson sharp over 5 innings as Braves top Marlins

JUPITER, Fla. - Tommy Hanson pitched like he was in midseason form Wednesday for the Atlanta Braves.

March 17, 2010 | The Associated Press | Sports

Another stop on the road to Augusta

PALM HARBOR, Fla. - Kenny Perry is following the same road to the Masters, playing three straight tournaments on the Florida swing before taking a week off and heading to Augusta National.

March 17, 2010 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports

March 18 - Statesboro Police Arrests Laurel Sherrod, 18, Plum Avenue, Metter – theft by shoplifting

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.

March 17, 2010 | From Staff Reports | Police Report

GSU golf cuts ribbon on new practice facility

Why raise the bar when you can set a new one?

March 17, 2010 | By MATT YOGUS | Sports

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Jen’s TOP TEN resolutions for 2018

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Concerns of Bulloch County resident Ruth Green

Note: Bulloch County native, retired Georgia Southern professor and community activist Ruth Green addressed the Bulloch County Commission with a list of her concerns at ...

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Deen Day Smith Awards - Past Honorees

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