The William James Middle School football team will play Screven County Middle School today at 4:30 p.m. at home at the Julia P. Bryant Field in the first round of the Coastal Empire Region playoffs. William James Middle is currently 5 - 1 with its only loss coming at the hands of Screven County (5-1) earlier in the season.
The Portal Panthers have gone through quite a season. After starting out 0-5, Portal has won two straight. Much of the turnaround has to do with the play of senior quarterback Brandon Mock.
It's hard to choose just one Yellow Jacket from Southeast Bulloch's amazing run through the South Sectional. So how about the athlete no one saw coming.
ATLANTA - Ben Roethlisberger stood on the Pittsburgh sideline with a white towel hanging around his neck. All he could do was watch as Michael Vick and the Falcons finished off the Steelers in a game that was just too good to be settled in 60 minutes.
ATLANTA - Atlanta Falcons defensive end John Abraham will miss three to four weeks following surgery Tuesday to repair a torn lower abdominal muscle.
ATHENS - The season-long Georgia quarterback carousel ended last week, but now can coaches find reliable receivers for Matthew Stafford?
ATLANTA (AP) - It's time for Georgia Tech to move on. No more sulking about that dismal loss to Clemson.
ATLANTA - Joe Johnson averaged more than 20 points last season. He played on the U.S. team at the world championships. And he can still walk the streets of Atlanta without being bothered.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Florida's defense deserved a rousing toast after this game - even if it wasn't a cocktail party.
ATLANTA - When Marvin Williams left Chapel Hill, N.C., last year, he was a teenager who looked - and played - like a baby when compared with the stars of the NBA.
Tired of serving dull green broccoli? Here are some cooking tips for keeping color in your vegetables and retaining the nutrition at the same time. The pigments in the vegetables react differently to acids and alkalis. We need to remember that our hard water in south Georgia tends to be alkali.
Decorating your home is a process. This process includes collecting mementos, furniture, and items given to you from other family members. Things we have in our homes tell a story about our families. Things passed between family members are special and tell about what has been important in our personal history. Using these special things, either furniture or accessories in an attractive way, sometimes requires us to rethink use and location of furniture.
During the summer and fall of 1943, German and Italian prisoners of were brought in to help harvest the bumper crops in Bulloch County. These prisoners must have volunteered for this duty, as any forced labor would have violated the terms of the their surrender. Several groups of these laborers, between the ages of 18 and 38 years of age, were being used in various locations throughout Bulloch County under the supervision of the military authorities.
Sunday, Nov. 5, is Retired Educators Day. Churches all over Georgia will be recognizing retired educators in their congregations.
HARROGATE, England - Mark Cavendish went down in a late crash. Marcel Kittel's hands went up in victory. And British royals who turned out for the Tour de France debut in England witnessed new signs of a changing of the guard among two of the world's top sprinters.
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. - Billy Hurley III doesn't plan to lose much rest sitting on a third-round lead for the first time on the PGA Tour.
LONDON - Petra Kvitova overwhelmed Eugenie Bouchard 6-3, 6-0 in less than an hour Saturday to win Wimbledon for the second time in the most lop-sided final in more than two decades.
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A total of six people - including one found hiding in a suitcase inside a closet - were arrested Friday in two separate investigations into drug sale or possession, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.
With Friday night's Fourth of July celebrations fresh in the minds of local residents, it's hard to believe that in just 50 days the midair explosions of fireworks will be replaced with the pad-crunching hard hits of Statesboro High football.
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. - Billy Hurley III has been waiting for a breakthrough moment on the PGA Tour. On Independence Day, the former U.S. Navy officer might have set himself up for one this weekend in the Greenbrier Classic.
LONDON - Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic will meet for the Wimbledon title after the old guard held off the new in the semifinals Friday at the All England Club.
RIO DE JANEIRO - It just wouldn't be the World Cup without Germany in the semifinals.
LEEDS, England - So your national team is out of the World Cup in Brazil, Wimbledon doesn't seem the same without Serena Williams or Rafael Nadal and your baseball team is slumping.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. - David Gilliland might have summed up Daytona qualifying best.
Officers arrested a man Thursday after he led them on a vehicle chase and eventually had to be subdued with a Taser, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.
Seven people - including a man who was shot during an attempted robbery Sunday evening - were arrested Thursday after officers responded to an apartment trying to find a man wanted for selling cocaine, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.
By CHRISTINA A. CASSIDY
When Bulloch County public school students set foot in their classrooms on Aug. 1, they will notice some changes.