After a week full of festivities, Statesboro put a bow on homecoming, cruising to a 34-7 victory over Swainsboro Friday night at Womack Field.
ATLANTA - Mike Minor slammed his fist into his glove after getting out of a jam with a strikeout. Luis Avilan pumped his arm wildly after escaping another mess with a huge double play.
DUBLIN, Ohio - Another rain delay cut short some exceptional golf Friday in the Presidents Cup.
Mr. and Mrs. B.E. Newman Jr. of Denmark celebrated their 66th Wedding Anniversary on Friday, October 4, 2013. The couple was married in 1947 in Claxton, Ga. Their children are Pat Wilson and B.E. Newman III, both of Denmark, and Ben Newman, who preceded them in death. They have six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Plans have been finalized for the wedding of Kelli René Rushing and Richard Wayne "Ricky" Mincey II. The couple plans to wed on Saturday, October 19th, 2013, at 6 p.m. at the Belle House. No local invitations have been sent. All friends and relatives are invited to attend.
WASHINGTON - A Connecticut woman who was shot to death by police after a car chase that began when she tried to breach a barrier at the White House suffered from postpartum depression, her mother said.
ATLANTA - Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers opened the playoffs looking intent on ending that quarter-century drought since their last World Series championship. For the Atlanta Braves, another dose of October misery. Kershaw struck out 12 during seven dominant innings, Adrian Gonzalez hit a two-run homer and the Dodgers beat the bumbling ...
Mr. Jeb S. Crosby Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Jeb S. Crosby, age 19, died Wednesday at the East Georgia Regional Medical Center in Statesboro, Ga. Mr. Willie James "Monk" Jackson Hill's Mortuary STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Willie James "Monk" Jackson, age 60, passed into rest Friday, September 27, 2013, at the East Georgia Regional Medical Center. Mr. Willie James "Monk" Jackson Hill's Mortuary STATESBORO, Ga. -- Mr. Willie James ...
The Statesboro Blue Devils stormed into Swainsboro last season and ended the three-game winning streak that the Tigers had going.
BROOKLET - The last time Southeast Bulloch was undefeated through four games, the entire roster of the current Yellow Jackets had yet to be born.
For the Portal Panthers, the second season starts tonight. After starting the season 0-3-1 including losses to a top 10 Johnson County team and the defending state champion Emanuel County Institute Bulldogs, the Panthers open up sub-region play against the 0-4 Jenkins County Eagles today. Despite the rough start to the season, the Panthers still control their postseason fate. "It's the start of a new season," Panthers Head Coach David Nesmith ...
BROOKLET -Thursday's do-or-die Region 1-AAA had it all. Everything, that is, except a happy ending for the home team. Southeast Bulloch rallied from a 2-0 deficit to force extra inning and took a 3-2 lead in the top of the tenth inning, but Chelsea Carlan's single capped a Brantley County rally in the bottom half of the inning. The Lady Herrons walked off with a 4-3 decision in a 2 hour, 33 ...
DUBLIN, Ohio - The Americans survived a late rally Thursday and put the International team in a familiar hole at the Presidents Cup.
BALTIMORE - Football is on for Army, Navy and Air Force this weekend although some other service academy sports are still suspended because of the government shutdown.
Georgia Southern has one defensive philosophy no matter who it's playing - stop the run and make them one-dimensional.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Just like last season, Jimmie Johnson enters the next-to-last race with a seven-point lead in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship. He came up empty in his bid for a sixth title last year, but is more confident about his chances following Sunday's dominating victory at Texas. With Matt Kenseth in his rearview mirror, that could be ...
Patriot Auto Sales owner Josh Wheeler said his company fills an important place in the local automobile market by providing quality used vehicles for people who cannot afford new ones, especially buyers who would be barred by credit issues elsewhere.
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Speaking in Statesboro, new Georgia NAACP President Dr. Francys Johnson and Savannah Mayor Edna Jackson described an NAACP which does not see everything in "black and white" and which Johnson says in 2013 is fighting for justice on fronts ranging from threatened voting rights and education to civil rights for gays and immigrants.
I have waited an entire year for this! Julie and I came early to meet friends, Hal and Cyborg Fiscal, whose names have been changed to protect the innocent, and the parking lot is filled to capacity. Why do all these folks in town always arrive before we do? The signs clearly say, "Doors open at 6 p.m." so we are sure to get here by no later than 5:55 p.m.
While I was in Sarasota, Florida, I had the wonderful opportunity to work with runaways and develop a method of teaching non-directive counseling to the medical staff at our shelter as well as to interested nurses who wanted to attend some of my classes. The one area that seemed to be of major importance was the session on crisis. One educator wrote, "A crisis develops character." I lean to the definition, "A crisis is the ...
The following are among the food service establishments inspected in August and September by the Bulloch County Health Department. The department scores on a 100-percentile scale. Kitchens are inspected at least every four months and are required to post their score sheets in public. The score and selected comments from health inspectors are included in each report. All eating establishments are located in Statesboro, except where noted. To view all restaurant scores, visit www.bullochhealthdepartment.com. ➤ ...