Mrs. Quillene Garrison Bowen
Note: The following is part of a series of columns looking at the establishment and evolution of the banking system in Georgia and Bulloch County.
Gary and Ann Alexander Witte of Statesboro celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on September 11, 2015. The couple married on September 11, 1965, in Macon, Ga. They have two children, Gary A. Witte of Kennesaw, Ga., and Pamela Witte Nye of Duluth, Ga.; and five grandchildren, Alex Witte of Buford, Ga., Eleni Witte of Kennesaw, Ga., and Melissa Coleman, Sarah Coleman and Rachel Nye of Duluth, Ga.
Question: I kept two poinsettias from last Christmas and have been pampering them all summer. I know they need special periods of darkness to make them bloom. What do I need to do, and when do I do it?
One of the problems I occasionally struggle with is that of giving unsatisfactory answers to people's questions. By that, I mean answers I know are unsatisfactory in the sense that they do not promise solutions but are, nonetheless, the best I can do.
WASHINGTON - A Seattle man was arrested in January during a demonstration to protest police violence. Though he has yet to be charged with an offense, his arrest - captured on police body-camera recordings, along with his full name, address, phone number and birthdate - are public records.
ATLANTA - Yoenis Cespedes says he's just one part of the New York Mets. You can be sure it is a very large part.
EATONTON - Gatewood senior tailback Palmer Clark rushed for over 150 yards Friday night against Bulloch Academy, but it was the three yards that he didn't get that decided the game.
Mr. Walter L. Rushing
BROOKLET - At the end of what he called one of the toughest weeks of his life as a leader, Southeast Bulloch head coach Pat Collins was thankful for the opportunity for his team to play a game and get what he called "good medicine" for the Southeast Bulloch community.
NEW YORK - For Serena Williams' first 26 matches at major tournaments in 2015, no deficit was too daunting, no opponent too troublesome, no victory too far from reach.
WASHINGTON - Aiming lower saves more lives when it comes to controlling high blood pressure, says a major new study that could spur doctors to more aggressively treat patients over 50.
NEW YORK - During years of going to ground zero every Sept. 11, Tom Acquaviva has seen crowds diminish at the ceremonies commemorating the terror attacks. But his determination to participate hasn't.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Vanderbilt coach Derek Mason is counting on his Commodores making a big jump between losing their season opener and hosting No. 10 Georgia.
ATLANTA - At Georgia Tech, the triple-option offense gets all the headlines.
When Fred David, owner of Minuteman Press on Brampton Avenue, was researching locations to open his business, Statesboro was the obvious choice.
Even though 180 Fitness offers nearly 50 group fitness classes per week, you may not realize that they also offer a program that specifically targets ...
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