(Note: This is the second of a three-part series about Bulloch County residents who fought in the Civil War.)
Mr. and Mrs. Phil Denmark of Brooklet announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Lorene of Atlanta, to Eric Allen Schrepel, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Schrepel.
GARMSER, Afghanistan - U.S. Marines are trading gunfire and artillery shells with Taliban militants in the volatile southern province of Helmand, the world's largest poppy growing region.
WASHINGTON - Two weeks after being ousted, Air Force Secretary Michael Wynne said Friday he had a ''difference in philosophy'' with his boss, Defense Secretary Robert Gates, on numerous issues - not just on the nuclear slip-up that Gates said was his reason for removing Wynne.
MACON - Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Hammonds announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica June, to William Wesley Olliff, son of Mr. and Mrs. William Olliff of Statesboro.
Mr. and Mrs. Larry Bruce Redmond of Guyton announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Faith Redmond of Savannah, to Matthew Lee DeLoach of Statesboro, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jimmie Roy DeLoach Jr. of Statesboro.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert and Tonya Harris of Portal and Mr. and Mrs. Lamar and Marie Thigpen of Register announce the engagement of their daughter, Felicia Ann Williamson of Statesboro, to Terry Parker Williams Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Terry and Debbie Williams Sr. of Millen.
BAGHDAD - Followers of Muqtada al-Sadr accused the government Saturday of targeting their political movement as security forces arrested 20 policemen linked to the anti-American cleric.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Thunderstorms sparked as many as 75 wildfires in a wilderness area in far Northern California on Saturday as officials farther south got close to containing a blaze that destroyed several homes and forced thousands to evacuate.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio State's backup quarterback Antonio Henton is expected to transfer to Georgia Southern, according to a newspaper report.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, June 20, 2008
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