PARADISE, Calif. - Firefighters ''turned the corner'' Saturday on a wildfire that destroyed part of a town in the Sierra Nevada foothills, one of the hundreds of blazes that continue to char huge swaths of California.
NEW ORLEANS - It's the running of the bulls, New Orleans style.
CHICAGO - Everyone knows where Flor Crisostomo lives, even the federal immigration officials who have ordered her deported to Mexico. The reason they haven't detained her is her address - Adalberto United Methodist Church.
HOUSTON - Dr. Michael DeBakey, the world-famous cardiovascular surgeon who pioneered such now-common procedures as bypass surgery and invented a host of devices to help heart patients, has died. He was 99.
Last week, the Statesboro-Bulloch County Parks and Recreation Department teamed up with Georgia Southern University's Office of Student Leadership and Civic Engagement to help Statesboro children keep their minds sharp by celebrating National Summer Learning Day.
Run! Run for your life!
Mrs. Barbara D. McComb of Brooklet announces the engagement of her daughter, Jennifer Lynn McComb of Brooklet, to James Hutton Starling, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Harry Starling of Brooklet.
Ms. Bonnie Allmond of Portal and Mr. and Mrs. Stevie and Shannon Thomas of Garfield, Ga., announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, April N. Thomas, to Christopher A. McCloy, son of Mr. Angus McCloy of Savannah and Ms. Linda McCloy of Statesboro.
Katherine Wright David and Charles McDonald Mendenall were united in marriage at 4:00 in the afternoon on Saturday, August 25, 2007. The double ring ceremony was performed by Dr. Richard Steeg at Jackson Lake Lodge in Grand Teton National Park, Wyo.
Plans have been finalized for the wedding of Hailey Nicole Duncan and Daniel Adam Jones.
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. Gex of Alpharetta, Ga., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Erin Nicole, to Michael Thomas McElveen, son of Jim and Grace McElveen of Claxton.
Maryse and Bill Eastis of Forsyth, Ga., and Todd and Lisa Cassidy of Branchville, N.J., announce the engagement of their daughter, Fallon Patricia Cassidy of Marietta, Ga., to James Cory Hinz of Marietta.
Through the collaborative effort of Bulloch County Health Department, Children's Medical Services, and Ogeechee Technical College, a health fair was conducted recently at the Boys and Girls Club of Bulloch County.
Mr. and Mrs. John M. DeBona of Oxford, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Michelle DeBona, to Grant Quinn Deal, son of Craig G. Deal of Statesboro and Mrs. Karen M. Jackson of Woodstock, Ga.
Nestled among the oak trees of what was once the Gesmon Neville Family Farm, The Lodge at Bethany, an extension of the long-standing history of ...
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