Minnie Jones Lee
Tenth graders across Bulloch County recently dealt with some heavy issues: teen pregnancies, drug overdoses, sexually transmitted diseases, drinking parties and jail time. Though they were just simulated experiences, the Bulloch County Alcohol and Drug Council hopes the message was received loud and clear.
I almost missed October. My favorite month. I almost missed it by spending days and days indoors avoiding dust and pollen and all manner of things that inhibit breathing. I almost missed the exquisitely slow sunsets that bleed out over the cotton fields, transforming the exploding bolls into shimmering globes of pink and gold. I almost missed the deliciously cool dusks that slide down the sky like a satin negligee as soon as the last color disappears behind the horizon. I almost missed the first sycamore leaves curling and crisping and the last of the wildflowers bursting forth.
Those handicap parking spaces may be tempting if you're in a hurry, but soon, Statesboro police will have help in enforcing the law to prevent healthy, able people from misusing the spaces designated for the handicapped.
The prisoner had been working all day with a massive auger when the stubborn tool bound up. In desperation, the man leaned over for a better grip, and the augur snatched his shirt tail, cutting into his ribs and throwing him into cardiac arrest before they could shut the machine down. There was no cardiologist in town, and at the time, funeral homes were the only available ambulance service. Smith-Tillman Mortuary sent Emory Melton to the site in a hearse, and as he sped down Hwy 80 to Savannah, Jean Coleman knelt in the back, holding the prisoner's ribs ...
It's the best time of year to get a flu shot, public health officials say. And for most people, the cost will be zero.
Question: I occasionally catch the "Pick, Cook, Keep" spots on television about Georgia Grown crops. Are they viewable online?
Note: The following is part of a series of columns looking at how hard currency was introduced in Georgia and Bulloch County.
Three years ago, the little girl would hide under a table when confronted with reminders that both her parents were in prison.
It's the little things that count … always. That's true when it comes to being a citizen, an employee and a spouse. It's also true of being a parent.
Mark Edward Mercer
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You care about your spouse. You care about your children. You care about your family. You care that the hard work you have done no ...
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