WASHINGTON - Improvise isn't a word parents want to hear from their kid's doctor. Yet pediatric specialists too often have to jury-rig care because many of the medical devices needed to treat sick children were built for adults.
WASHINGTON - Tracking calories at chain restaurants is supposed to become easier next year, but new studies raise questions about whether the counts actually make a difference for diners and eateries.
There are a few hidden gems in Statesboro that make our town unique.
The town of Portal is the only municipality in Bulloch County holding an election today. Open council and mayoral positions in Statesboro, Brooklet and Register are unopposed, said Pat Lanier-Jones, Bulloch County election supervisor.
Pittman Park United Methodist Church began the "Amazing Grace Project" in August as an outreach mission focused on the donation of common household items in care bags.
A woman stabbed Saturday morning remains under hospital care in Savannah, while the woman accused of stabbing her remains in jail without bond.
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.
MUNFORD, Tenn. - If they're wise, the three mystery winners of the world-record $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot will talk seriously with experts in tax ...
BALTIMORE - The year ahead promises to be one of bold ideas in the House, if Speaker Paul Ryan gets his way, with lawmakers debating sweeping ...
LOS ANGELES - At least three winning tickets were sold in a record $1.5 billion Powerball drawing, including one in Florida, one in Tennessee and ...
Jacqueline Louise Beasley
Two men involved in a North College Street shooting incident Tuesday night face aggravated assault charges, said Statesboro police Maj. Rob Bryan, interim police chief.
Since entering the Statesboro healthcare market in 2009, Dr. Daniel Okungbowa has embraced the community with a passion of ensuring that every citizen has access ...
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 ...
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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