Note: The following is the first of a series of columns exploring the importance of rivers, ferries, bridges and waterways in the early history of Georgia and Bulloch County.
"Do children have any rights?" is the question of the week, submitted by a 30-something reader.
COLUMBIA, S.C. - Donald Trump claimed a big victory in South Carolina's Republican primary Saturday, deepening his hold on the GOP presidential field as the race barreled into the South. "Let's put this thing away," he shouted to cheering supporters.
MACON - A bill proposed in the state Senate could decrease focus on standardized testing in Georgia.
Growing up in southern Texas, Georgia Southern University history professor, Craig Roell, Ph.D., used that experience to help write "Matamoros and the Texas Revolution." And Dr. Roell's inside knowledge combined with research and hard work paid off – his book earned the 2015 Presidio La Bahia Award.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jason Kokrak sensed something special was about to happen, and he could point to his name atop the leaderboard Friday in the Northern Trust Open.
GENEVA - The head of the World Health Organization's Zika response team is predicting that Brazil will host a "fantastic Olympics" and that the mosquito-borne virus will be "way down" by the time the Summer Games begin in Rio de Janeiro on Aug. 5.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - Her name is Amelia, and boy, can she fly.
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - The Republican campaign for South Carolina turned deeply personal on the eve of Saturday's high-stakes presidential primary, as New York businessman Donald Trump eyed a delegate sweep and his Republican rivals jockeyed for a southern surprise.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Camilo Villegas hasn't make a cut all year and has only broken 70 one time in four previous trips to Riviera, so it was mildly surprising to see him with an 8-under 63 to build a three-shot lead Thursday in the Northern Trust Open.
Jim Sonefeld, band member of the Grammy-winning 90s group Hootie and the Blowfish, is marching to the beat of a different drummer these days. Cliché, yes, but the words ring true for the musician, speaker, alcoholic and former drug user who will bring a positive message of hope on Monday night at the free Celebration Recovery event, held at Eastern Heights Baptist Church at 6:30 p.m.
Man of the Decade