I want to tell you a story involving a close friend, a Christian woman who does her best to follow Jesus' admonition in the Sermon on the Mount: "In everything, therefore, treat people the same way you want them to treat you, for this is the Law and the Prophets." (Matthew 7:12, NASV) At the time, my friend was a graduate student, just as her classmates were. The professor assigned her the same work on the group project. The only significant difference between her and them was an age difference. But, in spite of the fact that the age ...
(Note: This is the first of a three-part series about Bulloch County residents who fought in the Civil War.)
The B vitamins have in common a function of helping our body use the energy from food.
Plans have been finalized for the wedding of Courtney Akins and Derick Sharpe.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles (Lauretha) Best of Statesboro announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jessica Rhanti Farr, to Damico Antwyan Palmer, son of Mr. Chris Palmer of Jesup and the late Ms. Daneitha Spaulding.
The wedding for Maebell Moore and James E. Ceasar is planned for June 28, 2008, at 3 o'clock in the afternoon at the Miller Grove Missionary Baptist Church. The reception will follow at Snella's Place Ballroom.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday June 13, 2008
The sky is the limit for Liberty County's first annual Salute the Troops Air Show this weekend.
Minister and essayist Samuel McChord Crothers said, "Try as hard as we may for perfection, the net result of our labors is an amazing variety of imperfectness."
In the year ahead, you're likely to do far better in situations where you collectively partner with others and handle endeavors that are meaningful to everyone involved. Pulling together for a common cause enriches everyone.
DEAR DR. GOTT: I am a 15-year-old-male. Lately, I have been suffering from a variety of weird symptoms that include prolonged hot flashes, lightheadedness, blurry vision, sore muscles and faintness. These symptoms have been going on for a while now, and, frankly, they have become so bad I can barely function when I'm at work or school. I have informed my parents about this but, unfortunately, they are too docile and mild-mannered to take the "exaggerated" step to actually go to the doctor about it.
DEAR ABBY: I gave birth to my fourth child a few months ago. (My oldest is 5.) I am now being pressured by my in-laws, who live in another state, to visit. They expect me to pack up the six of us and drive three hours to a house that is not child-friendly.
(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.)
GARDEN CITY, N.Y. - More than 100 miles east of Manhattan, out past the Hamptons, sits a tiny village where thousands converge at the docks on summer evenings to ogle at and revere the massive creatures brought back from the sea.
AUSTIN, Texas - Gov. Rick Perry said he's heartbroken over the burned Governor's Mansion and vowed that the 152-year-old landmark where he raised his children will be rebuilt.
ATLANTA - Georgia law doesn't require religious officials to perform same-sex marriages, and a bill making that clear is moving through the Georgia House.
Statesboro police arrested a Brooklet man Wednesday believed to have robbed a convenience store as well as an individual last week.
Pine Shores Presbyterian Church has asked me to teach a class for the next month and a half leading up to Palm Sunday. It's ...
Melvin Joseph "Frenchie" Fortin Sr.
For many, national signing day is a chance to see what new additions will bolster their favorite college team. However, for some, national signing day ...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. - The last time the world saw John Elway in a Broncos uniform, he was facing the stands, both hands aloft, holding his ...
Imagine a world where the name Scott Norwood evokes awe in Buffalo, not "aww, dude."
SAN FRANCISCO - For a guy who loved a good party, it's hard to imagine Ken Stabler ever thought he'd be crashing one this ...
Correctly spelling "oubliette" and "corsair" earned Eric Lim, a fifth-grade student at Brooklet Elementary School, the title of 2016 Bulloch County Spelling Bee champion on ...
Ralph C. Beard Jr.
At the beginning of the season, plenty of naysayers counted the Portal Panthers out after losing a sizeable senior class the year prior. The Panthers ...
In the wacky world of recruiting, Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh sleeping over at a prospect's house somehow makes perfect sense.
ATHENS, Ga. - Trick-shot specialist J.J. Frazier scored all of his 13 points in the second half and then joined his teammates in the postgame ...
Mrs. Lois Yvonne Creel Burke
DES MOINES, Iowa - Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, a fiery conservative loathed by his own party's leaders, swept to victory in Iowa's Republican caucuses ...