Jason Parrish of Farmers & Merchants Bank was promoted to banking officer, credit administration, bank officials announced Monday.
Dec. 7, 2016 will mark the 75th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor that brought the United States fully into World War II. The surprise morning strike by 353 Imperial Japanese planes left 2,403 Americans killed and 1,178 wounded, sank four battleships and eight other ships and destroyed 188 aircraft.
Mr. and Mrs. Kip Drown of Statesboro and Mr. Scott Ensley of Moncks Corner, S.C., announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashlee Katheryne, to Elliott Catlett Woods, son of Mrs. Norma Sumner (Harry) Kennedy of Midville, Ga., and Mr. Terry Ray Woods of Macon, Ga.
Ashley Byers Hill and Sario Joseph Caradonna of Mount Pleasant, S.C., were united in marriage on Saturday, September 24, 2016, at 6:30 in the evening on the Tennis Lawn of Biltmore Estate. The Rev. Timothy Lolley officiated.
Mr. and Mrs. Allison Deal of Statesboro recently celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary with a special family dinner that included their children and their spouses, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. The couple was married Nov. 20, 1966, at Bible Baptist Church in Statesboro. They have two children, Mike (Mandy) Deal and Ken (Cathy) Deal, all of Statesboro; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Mea culpa. I broke a basic rule of grammar, twice using the objective case "me" instead of the nominative case "I" in my column on the cyber-world cloud. I could claim that everybody does it (true) or that it was written in a whimsical mood (also true). However, I keep looking over my shoulder for Georgia Wilkes Hilliard (Mrs. T.H.), my high school English teacher who taught me grammar and, because she cared, much more. Although that tiny lady is long dead, she still patrols parts of my head and heart. I wish I had an opportunity to tell ...
People arrive at thankfulness in a myriad of different ways. We're not naturally born with a heart of gratitude or a spirit of thanksgiving; it's our life experiences and influences that teach us to understand the true meaning of being thankful.
Q: In last week's column, you advised parents not to argue with teenagers. That's fine and dandy advice, John, but you failed to tell your readers how to stay out of or end these arguments. For example, my strong-willed, stubborn, argumentative 14-year-old daughter wants to argue with me about nearly every decision I make, every "no," every rule, every instruction. I am going slowly insane. How do I make her stop?
Note: The following is one of a series of columns looking at the first road systems in Georgia and Bulloch County.
Steven Randall Haire
ATLANTA - Georgia Southern entered Saturday needing a win at Georgia State to keep its bowl hopes alive.
For most Georgia Southern fans, 2006 sticks out as a sore thumb. The 3-8 season - still the lowest win total of any modern day Eagle squad - sticks out like an unsightly pimple in what is otherwise a beauty queen of a football program.
Failure can be a difficult thing to process, especially when you come from a place of success.
Statesboro's football team isn't the only storied program the high school can boast about, because come winter time the fascination moves from the gridiron to the hardcourt.
Welcome to an NFL huddle, Mr. Goff .
CHICAGO - Americans in certain struggling parts of the country are dying from cancer at rising rates, even as the cancer death rate nationwide continues to ...
ATLANTA - Supporters of casino gambling hope to legalize the industry in Georgia after several failed attempts in recent legislative sessions.
There is a reason that, for over 30 years, customers continue to select Cottons Tire, now with locations in Statesboro and Sylvania, as their one ...
Pat Hirsch, president of ERA Hirsch Real Estate Team in Statesboro, is looking to expand and is currently recruiting new and existing agents who are ...
After 10 amazing years of serving our community, 180fitness founders and owners Angie Hitchens and Brandon Blair decided it was time to "turn the gym ...
Cottons Tire is your one stop shop for all of your automotive repair needs.
Who is the SACK Company? Do they make sacks? What does SACK even stand for?
Healthcare is more complicated now more than ever.
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