Statesboro businessman Jody Stubbs has been elected to the Board of Directors of Sea Island Bank, according to an announcement by Bruce Yawn, chairman of the board. Stubbs is president of Stubbs Oil Company, a wholesale oil distributor based in Bulloch County.
Dear Kate & Dale: I worked as an engineer in the auto industry for more than 10 years before being laid off. I never enjoyed engineering work. To that end, I enrolled in an MBA program, specializing in finance. I have two problems: I'm completely typecast as an automotive engineer, and the finance jobs all require experience. – Chuck
LaJayvian Jason Emanue
Miss Ashley Loren Stephens and Joe Edward "Matt" Mathews Jr. were married Saturday, August 12, 2006 in a 5 p.m. ceremony at the Peachtree City United Methodist Church in Peachtree City, Ga. The ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Charles Hodges and the Rev. Stuart Moody.
Masters Matthew Tootle and Mason Carver announce the forthcoming wedding of their mother and father, Betsy Danielle Driggers and Marty Leigh Carver of Douglas, Ga.
Elizabeth Sandidge Beasley of Statesboro became the bride of Alvin Rocker Bobo of Statesboro on October 7, 2006 at Saint Paul's Episcopal Church in Savannah. The Very Right Rev. Edward Harrison of Jacksonville, Fla., officiated.
(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.)
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.
ATLANTA - Tashard Choice rushed for a career-high 138 yards and two touchdowns and No. 18 Georgia Tech rallied from a nine-point deficit and survived a last-minute scare to beat Maryland 27-23 Saturday.
TALLADEGA, Ala. - Brian Vickers isn't allowed to attend Hendrick Motorsports team meetings.
October. The mustard and turnip patch has been planted. The broom sedge, which wasn't there two weeks ago, is beginning to grow along the edges of the fields and sways in the breeze that wasn't there two weeks ago either. The loosestrife is yielding to goldenrod. The hummingbirds have all but disappeared.
DALLAS - Remembering how a television ad campaign captured the national spirit of unity after the Sept. 11 terror attacks, advertising entrepreneur Roy Spence began looking for the ties that bind people in the Bible Belt.
BATON ROUGE, La. - Bulloch County native Wendel Akins birdied the last four holes of the 36-hole Baton Rouge Open golf tournament on Sunday to finish 10-under in the event for the win, the New Orleans Advocate reported.
BETHESDA, Md. - Tiger Woods never felt so good after playing so badly.
LONDON - For 2 ½ hours, Venus Williams traded big serves and hard groundstrokes with Petra Kvitova on Centre Court. Williams was playing with some of the power and pace that had brought her five Wimbledon titles. But when it was over, she was left with a sense of disappointment.
SPARTA, Ky. - NASCAR drivers won't be shocked if Kentucky Speedway's fourth Sprint Cup Series race yields a repeat winner or new face spraying champagne in victory lane.
ATLANTA - Georgia school leaders are turning down a new option to arm teachers, arguing that it doesn't make kids any safer and creates more problems than state lawmakers intended to solve.
Pulaski Road east of Veterans Memorial Parkway will close Monday for about two months while Georgia Department of Transportation contractors work to improve the road's drainage and improve the intersection, DOT announced Friday.
Laura "Lorie" Yeatts became the bride of Herbert Lehman Franklin III during a 5 p.m. ceremony on May 10, 2014, at Hackbranch Farm in Ailey, Ga. The Rev. Douglas Patterson officiated.
Mr. and Mrs. Steven Matthew Hein of Statesboro, Ga., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Meredith Claire Hein, to Crawford James Simmons. Crawford is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James William Simmons of Statesboro.
Summer officially arrived last Saturday, but in terms of Hollywood Daylight Time, it's been here since April 4.
PRESCOTT, Ariz. - Reminders of the Granite Mountain Hotshots are spread throughout Station 7.
MINNEAPOLIS - The disappearance of a Minnesota mother of seven was just a missing person case when it landed on the desk of Detective Sgt. Lee Hollatz. Seven months later, her body and that of another woman were found stuffed in suitcases along a rural Wisconsin highway, and the former police officer whom Hollatz had long considered his top person of interest is now suspected in their deaths.
Mr. Waldo Beasley
TOWNSEND, Ga. - The American wood stork, a bird scientists once feared would be extinct by the year 2000, has made such an impressive comeback that it's getting an official status upgrade 30 years after first being listed as an endangered species, the Obama administration said Thursday.
HOUSTON - The Houston Astros had solid pitching but couldn't get their offense going in the first two games against Atlanta.
LONDON - Not this time.