Pamela Yvette Cone and William Stanley Smith were married on June 28, 2008, at the Peek's Chapel Baptist Church in Conyers.
Joey Waters Hendrix became the bride of Loyd Alexander Morris during a ceremony held on Saturday, June 14, 2008, at six o'clock in the evening at Statesboro Primitive Baptist Church. Elder Randy Waters officiated.
Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Knight of Shellman Bluff, Ga., formerly of Brooklet, announce the engagement of their daughter, Margaret Rebecca "Megan" Knight of Brooklet, to Jonathan Lance Rewis, Sergeant, United States Army. Sgt. Rewis is from Townsend, Ga., and he is the son of Mr. Mark Rewis and the late Mrs. Kimberly Lampp.
Plans have been finalized for the wedding reception of Hunter Howard and Elizabeth Elizalde.
Mr. and Mrs. Edwin E. Akins of Stilson, along with Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Bernardo of Windber, Pa., announce the wedding of Edwin Akins and Elizabeth Ann Bernardo on Saturday, September 6, 2008, at the Heinz Chapel on the University of Pittsburgh campus in Pittsburgh, Pa., with immediate family and friends in attendance.
Slightly nippy breezes blow, football announcers clear their throats, and leaves whisper shades of yellows and reds. Autumn creeps upon us, albeit subtly, here in the southeast! Enjoy the crispness of a new season this month as if experiencing it for the very first time. Make September an adventure for everyone in your family.
The Statesboro Regional Library's first "One Book, One Community" program was so popular with the community, the library plans to do it again.
Major Thomas Alexander Brannen, born in 1720, is thought by many to be the earliest recorded Bulloch County Brannen ancestor. He married Susanna Terrell (or Ferrell), and settled near the Ogeechee River in the Blitch community.
Mrs. Brenda Hendrix of Statesboro announces the engagement of her daughter, Shelly Maline Hendrix of Statesboro, to Jason Douglas Wamba of Gatesville, Texas, son of Mrs. Anne Wamba.
DALLAS - The oldest gorilla in captivity, a 55-year-old female named Jenny, has died at the Dallas Zoo - her home for more than half a century, a spokesman said Friday.
(Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.)
You are playing Chicago bridge. This is the final deal of the night. If you can make four spades, worth 620 points and 620 dollars, you will end plus. But if you go down, you will have to write an IOU. Can you avoid that embarrassment?
The year ahead will be especially favorable in the romance department. The unattached could have more opportunities than usual for finding a special person, while married Virgo natives will be strengthening bonds with their spouses.
LUANDA, Angola - Angola stumbled on the road to democracy Friday, voters waiting for hours to take part in the first election in 16 years as ballot shortages and a lack of voting officials played havoc at the polls.
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