"We must allow the Word of God to confront us, to disturb our security, to undermine our complacency and to overthrow our patterns of thought and behavior." That's the advice given by author John Stott in "Authentic Christianity". It's good counsel, since it's based on what the Bible - "the Word of God" - teaches about its contents. The Bible claims to be from God. But I imagine you believe that. (If you're among those who aren't convinced The Book of books is from God, please examine its nature and claims carefully, because if it is, you ...
Mechelle Spaulding is the 2007 Exceptional Adult Georgian in Literacy Education (EAGLE) representative from Ogeechee Technical College.
James E. and Deborah M. Kennedy of Statesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Gena Leigh Kennedy of Savannah, to Gabriel Clifford Manning, also of Savannah. He is the son of Clifford D. and Rachel D. Manning of St. Marys, Ga.
Candice Bjorkman of Durango, Colo., became the bride of Bram Jenkins of Statesboro during a wedding ceremony held on September 15, 2006, in Durango, Colo.
Plans have been finalized for the December 16, 2006 wedding of Elizabeth Evelyn Stubbs and John Tom Brinson Jr.
John W. McElveen and Sandy M. McElveen of Richmond Hill announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie Nichole McElveen of Richmond Hill, to James Bradley Gay, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Dale Gay Jr. of Richmond Hill.
Margaret Grace Adams and Richard Kimbro Stewart were married on Saturday, November 18, 2006, at noon in Orleans Square in historic downtown Savannah. The Rev. James D. Byous officiated the ceremony.
Celeste Brooke Brandenburg of Pembroke became the bride of Jack Erwin "Wynn" Carney III of Pembroke during a 4:30 p.m. wedding ceremony held on November 4, 2006, on Shipwreck Beach, in Kauai, Hawaii. The groom's father, Jack E. Carney Jr., officiated.
In 1924, the hiring of first head football coach, E.G. Cromartie, brought a collegiate football program to the students at the Georgia Normal School. He was replaced in 1927 by head coach H.A. Woodle, who himself was replaced by head coach B.L. "Crook" Smith. His "Blue Tide" even played a football game in the then-unfinished stadium which has since become known as the "Orange Bowl" down in Miami, Fla. While the athletic programs at South Georgia Teachers College enjoyed some success, the involvement of America's armed forces in World War II resulted in the discontinuation of ...
It bothers me sometimes when I go to church and the preacher raps me on the head.
Wil Hall scored a team-high 13 points and Will Powell had eight for Bulloch Academy, but the Gators couldn't overcome a 27-20 halftime deficit, falling at Robert Toombs Christian Academy, 49-38, Friday night. RTCA's Jon Herrington posted a game-high 15 points and Lance Stokes added 10. Robert Toombs (1-1) led 19-11 after the first quarter and 37-28 at the end of third. BA fell to 2-3 on the year. In the girls game, Robert Toombs took a 14-4 an early edge and led 21-9 at the intermission en route to a 49-23 win over BA . The Lady Gators ...
Bulloch County native, Marilyn Womack Avila, has won a seat in the North Carolina House of Representatives.
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Honest man will receive high reward
Georgia Southern University alumnus and famed country singer Luke Bryan will visit the region during his annual Farm Tour at Perry Field on Wednesday, Oct. 8, near Claxton. A portion of the proceeds from the tour will provide scholarships for Georgia Southern students.
Bigshow's Burgers have become the Boro's destination for incredible hamburgers, hotdogs, wings, chicken sandwiches, milk shakes and fun! Everything they serve is from the freshest, highest quality ingredients. Every hamburger sold is hand patted and the French fries are hand cut daily.
Custom Waste, Inc. is the region's premier waste management business, leading in sustainability and customer satisfaction. Whenever you begin a construction project, controlling the waste generated by the project can be a challenge.
There are three options to consider when refinancing:
Forest Heights Pharmacy, located at 4439 Country Club Road, was founded by the late Joel Sikes in 2006. He was a long time Brooklet resident. Joel sold the business to Ben Ross in 2008 after he became ill. Ben is a second generation pharmacist/pharmacy owner who grew up working in his dad's pharmacy, Ross Drug, in Sylvania. Ben, his wife, Lauren and their two girls, Lanie and Lucy Kate, are active Bulloch County residents.
Darley Insurance Agency, Inc. was founded in 1963 by Fred B. Darley. Fred's son, Bryan Darley, joined the firm in 1977. Bryan continues to operate the business today in its original location at 6 East Vine Street in Downtown Statesboro. (Adjacent to the Statesboro Farmers Market)
In 2006, Angie Hitchens and Brandon Blair founded 180 fitness. Angie had managed Gold's Gym for 10 years prior to its closing and Brandon was an employee of Gold's. Together they have a commitment at 180 to bring our community together through fitness and wellness.
Located in Statesboro, with over forty years of industry experience, since 1973, Bulloch County natives Lewis Spivey and Arthur Allen, Jr. own Southeastern Alarm & Technologies, Inc. Southeastern Alarm is the only full time locally owned and operated alarm company in Bulloch County.
Most people face some sort of financial emergency during their lifetime. An emergency could range from home and car repairs, to a job loss or health scare.
For Dr. Al Mooney, Director of Addiction Medicine and Recovery at Willingway, one of the key factors that distinguishes this week's Addiction Update Conference is its "focus on the solutions rather than the problems."
Man of the Decade