Note: The following is part of a series of columns exploring the use of rivers in the early history of Georgia and Bulloch County.
Belinda McBride Boatright
The only battle more fierce than the ones waged between teams during Saturday's semifinal matchups of the Georgia State Cup was the one that raged between players and an unrelenting South Georgia summer day.
He was fast of fist and foot - lip, too - a heavyweight champion who promised to shock the world and did. He floated. He stung. Mostly he thrilled, even after the punches had taken their toll and his voice barely rose above a whisper.
DESTIN, Fla. - The Southeastern Conference anticipates continuing dialogue and maybe even broadening the scope of its "serious misconduct" rule.
Mrs. Mildred Godbee Bailey
A man choked a woman, held her against her will and committed the assault in the presence of juveniles at Park Place Apartments Thursday, said Statesboro Police Sgt. Jake Saxon.
When a 400-pound gorilla grabbed a 3-year-old boy at the Cincinnati Zoo, the sharpshooter who killed the ape wasn't from the police. Instead, the shooter was a specially trained zoo staffer on one of the many dangerous-animal emergency squads at animal parks nationwide.
NEW YORK - Rising drug and alcohol overdoses, suicides, and disease from chronic alcoholism - labeled "deaths of despair" by one expert - are cutting the lives of white Americans short by nearly a half a year on average.
WASHINGTON - U.S. hiring slowed to a near-standstill in May, sowing doubts about the economy's health and complicating the Federal Reserve's efforts to raise interest rates.
Mrs. Mildred Godbee Bailey
ATLANTA (AP) - Madison Bumgarner found the delivery he says he has sought for a year and a half.
PARIS - Serena Williams' chest was heaving between points. Her footwork wasn't quite right. Miscue followed miscue, until she was a set and a break down in the French Open quarterfinals.
LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Seeking to allay political, economic and health concerns as the games approach, Brazilian organizers assured IOC leaders on Thursday that final preparations for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro would not be derailed by the Zika outbreak, a presidential impeachment or construction delays.
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