Mr. and Mrs. Stanley D. York of Statesboro, Ga., announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jordana Linn York of Statesboro, to Jonathan David Childree of Statesboro, son of Mrs. Rene Bohler Childree and the late James David Childree of Brooklet and Alma, Ga.
Mr. and Mrs. Teddy Parker of Ellabell, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Jamie Lynn of Statesboro, to Kent Douglas Munsey, son of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Munsey.
George and Lisa Arthurs of Richmond Hill, Ga., are pleased to announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Heather Marie Arthurs, to Matthew Spencer Huling, son of Michael and Melinda Huling of Statesboro.
Susannah Ruth Martin, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ben Martin of Brooklet, Ga., became the bride of Reginald Luke Lanier, son of Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Lanier of Swainsboro, on March 7, 2009, at the Swainsboro First United Methodist Church, Swainsboro, Ga. The Reverends Jimmy Towson and Wayne DeFore performed the double-ring ceremony.
Plans have been finalized for the wedding of Lannette Ellis and Eddie Williams.
It was "Read Across America Day" Friday at Nevils Elementary School. Students and staff packed the gymnasium for a rally to encourage everyone to read and celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss.
(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.)
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, March 6, 2008
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WASHINGTON - The nation can't afford to wait for the economy to recover before tackling out-of-control medical costs, President Barack Obama is telling some of the most powerful players in the health care reform debate.
"If we want to create jobs and rebuild our economy, then we must address the crushing cost of health care this year, in this administration," Obama says in remarks prepared for delivery to a White House forum on the issue Thursday. Excerpts were released by the White House.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba - A Canadian judge ruled Thursday that a man accused of beheading and cannibalizing a fellow Greyhound bus passenger is not criminally responsible due to mental illness.
NEW YORK - Investors are having another change of heart and are selling stocks again after a one-day burst of optimism.
The major market indicators extended their slide to levels not seen in more than a decade Thursday, as investors contended with more disheartening economic data, fresh concerns about the stability of General Motors Corp., and ongoing uncertainty about the financial system.
NEW YORK - A stunning 48 percent of the nation's homeowners who have a subprime, adjustable-rate mortgage are behind on their payments or in foreclosure, and the rate for homeowners with all mortgage types hit a new record, new data Thursday showed.
But that's not the worst of it.
Taste of the Town - March 4, 2009
Healthcare is more complicated now more than ever.
Man of the Decade