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Rate of U.S. women dying in childbirth on the rise; C-sections, obesity may play role

ATLANTA - U.S. women are dying from childbirth at the highest rate in decades, new government figures show. Though the risk of death is very small, experts believe increasing maternal obesity and a jump in Caesarean sections are partly to blame.

September 08, 2007 | By MIKE STOBBE AP Medical Writer | Nation


Forest fires rage in southern Greece; 15 killed, including 9 trapped in cars

ATHENS, Greece - Forest fires whipped by gale-force winds killed at least 15 people in southern Greece Friday, including at least nine people trapped in their cars as the flames approached.

September 08, 2007 | By ELENA BECATOROS Associated Press Writer | Nation


Former astronaut Nowak wants ankle monitor removed; Alleged victim says she’s still afraid

ORLANDO, Fla. - Former astronaut Lisa Nowak, accused of attacking a romantic rival, asked a judge Friday to let her remove her electronic monitoring ankle bracelet, saying that it cuts her ankle and gets in the way of her military boot laces.

September 08, 2007 | By TRAVIS REED Associated Press Writer | Nation


Bulloch History by Roger Allen

(Note: The following is the second part of a four-part series on the expansion of rail service in Bulloch County.)

September 08, 2007 | By ROGER ALLEN | Lifestyles Columnists


Bomb from American fighter jet kills 3 British soldiers, wounds 2 in southern Afghanistan

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan - A bomb apparently dropped by an American fighter jet called in for air support killed three British soldiers in southern Afghanistan, officials said Friday. Two soldiers were seriously wounded.

September 08, 2007 | By NOOR KHAN Associated Press Writer | Nation


Death toll from Midwest storms up to 17 with flooding, tornado and storm damage across region

CHICAGO - Ferocious thunderstorms, heat and humidity added to the Midwest's flooding misery Friday as thousands of people returned to damaged homes, many without electricity to run fans or pumps.

September 08, 2007 | By DAN STRUMPF Associated Press Writer | Nation


Bridge 8/25

Malcolm Forbes, who was a keen bridge player, said, "It's so much easier to suggest solutions when you don't know too much about the problem."

September 08, 2007 | By PHILLIP ALDER | Coffee Break


Ohio police officer pleads not guilty in pregnant girlfriend’s death; could face death penalty

CANTON, Ohio - A police officer pleaded not guilty Friday in the killing of his pregnant girlfriend, whose corpse was found in a park and whose toddler son gave investigators some of their strongest clues.

September 08, 2007 | By JOE MILICIA Associated Press Writer | Nation


Dear Abby 8/25

DEAR ABBY: My daughter says her children, ages 11 and 8, are afraid of me because I correct their lack of manners. Is asking them to say "please" and "thank you," or to use a knife to cut things on their plate into small pieces rather than have food hanging out of their mouths, really expecting too much?

September 08, 2007 | By ABIGAIL VAN BUREN | Coffee Break


Alcohol Control Board on the way out?

Once again, the changes to the alcohol ordinance were the major topic of discussion for the Statesboro Alcohol Control Board.

September 08, 2007 | By PHIL BOYUM pboyum@statesboroherald.com | Local


Astrograph 8/25

There are strong indications that you could make some critical changes that will have a positive effect upon your love life. There's a chance you may fulfill a long-standing hope and expectation

September 08, 2007 | By BERNICE BEDE OSOL | Coffee Break


Evans-Hendrickson

Mr. and Mrs. B. Craig Evans of Sylvania announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Lee Anna Evans, to Grant Robert Hendrickson, son of Victor Robert Hendrickson of Anderson, S.C., and Valerie Enlow Hendrickson of Greer, S.C.

September 08, 2007 | | Wedding Planner


Wedding planning with Marcy E. Thornton

In my last column, I discussed how flowers could make or break your wedding, should you choose to include them. This week's is the first of two columns dealing with something that you absolutely must have in one form or the other: wedding correspondence.

September 08, 2007 | By MARCY E. THORNTON | Lifestyles Columnists


Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick files plea in federal court, admits dogfighting

RICHMOND, Va. - Michael Vick filed his plea agreement in federal court Friday admitting to conspiracy in a dogfighting ring and helping kill pit bulls. He denied ever betting on the fights, only bankrolling them.

September 08, 2007 | By LARRY O’DELL Associated Press Writer | Nation


Senate announces plans for hearing on mine collapse as searchers drill final test hole

HUNTINGTON, Utah - As rescuers drilled a final hole into a Utah mountain Thursday to search for six missing coal miners, the U.S. Senate added its voice to a growing chorus of questions raised over the safety of the mine.

September 07, 2007 | By JENNIFER DOBNER Associated Press Writer | Nation


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Johnson appreciates Hendrick links to Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, Va. - Jimmie Johnson doesn't dwell on the negatives when he thinks about himself or his Hendrick Motorsports team when it comes to Martinsville Speedway, and that's more than understandable. He has won eight times at the track in 24 career starts.

March 29, 2014 | By HANK KURZ Jr. AP Sports Writer | NASCAR - AP


Braves ready to defend NL East

ATLANTA - For the Atlanta Braves, spring training turned into a matter of survival.

March 29, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Braves - AP


Eagles even up series at Davidson

DAVIDSON, N.C. - Josh Wirsu tossed a season-high seven innings and struck out a team-best 13 batters as the Georgia Southern Eagles evened the three-game series with a 7-5 win over the Davidson Wildcats at Wilson Field on Saturday.

March 29, 2014 | Georgia Southern AMR | Georgia Southern


Bulloch sweeps home meet

God must be a track and field fan.

March 29, 2014 | By RAHN HUTCHESON Special to the Herald | Prep Sports 360


Eagles get offensive

When first-year Georgia Southern offensive coordinator Doug Ruse talks about his football philosophy, it's easy to imagine the words coming from the lips of Jeff Monken, Paul Johnson, even Erk Russell.

March 29, 2014 | By MATT YOGUS myogus@statesboroherald.com | Georgia Southern


Bulloch schools CRCT testing set to begin Monday

Bulloch County Schools students in third through eighth grade will take the Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests beginning Monday and ending April 9.

March 29, 2014 | Special to the Herald | Local


Bulloch HR managers struggle to fill technical jobs

Human resources pros at major Bulloch County employers, including Georgia Southern University as well as industries such as Viracon, report difficulty finding qualified people for mechanical and technical jobs and certain other specialized work.

March 29, 2014 | By AL HACKLE ahackle@statesboroherald.com | Local


With iPhone, pope starts new era with Pentecostals

The video, recorded on an iPhone, lasts less than eight minutes. The message is simple: We're brothers despite our differences.

March 29, 2014 | By RACHEL ZOLL Associated Press | World


2 more recalls push GM total to 4.8M in a month

DETROIT - General Motors announced two more recalls late Friday, bringing to 4.8 million the number of cars, trucks and SUVs the automaker has called back for repairs in the past month.

March 29, 2014 | By DEE-ANN DURBIN and TOM KRISHER Associated Press | World


Magnitude-5.1 earthquake shakes Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES - A magnitude-5.1 earthquake centered near Los Angeles caused no major damage but jittered nerves throughout the region as dozens of aftershocks struck into the night.

March 29, 2014 | By DAISY NGUYEN Associated Press | World


NCAA tournament roundup: Kentucky outs Louisville, No. 1 Virginia goes down

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Aaron Harrison made a 3-pointer with 39 seconds left to give Kentucky the go-ahead points Friday night in a 74-69 victory in the Midwest Regional over in-state rival Louisville.

March 29, 2014 | The Associated Press | Sports




A new dimension

This time last year, they were called "wide blockers."

March 28, 2014 | By MATT YOGUS myogus@statesboroherald.com | Georgia Southern


Statesboro Relays rescheduled for Monday

When you're in charge of a 46-year old legacy in the state's track and field scene, the show must go on.

March 28, 2014 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Prep Sports 360


Gator Relays are back at Bulloch

Fifteen years and still going strong.

March 28, 2014 | By RAHN HUTCHESON Special to the Herald | Audio Slideshows


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