WASHINGTON - U.S. unemployment fell to a seven-year low of 5.1 percent last month, but hiring slowed - a mixed bag of news that offers few clues to whether the Federal Reserve will raise rock-bottom interest rates later this month.
Mr. and Mrs. William Alvin Hammock of Statesboro are pleased to announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Stacey Rayne Hammock, to Brian Lee Hodges, son of Mr. and Mrs. David Andrew Hodges of Nevils, Georgia.
Mr. and Mrs. Roland T. Parrondo of Statesboro celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 15. The couple was married on Aug. 15, 1965, at the Avondale Methodist Church in Jacksonville, Florida. They have one daughter, Adriana M. Parrondo of Dallas, Texas. They will celebrate their anniversary with a trip to the Canadian Rockies this month.
Mr. and Mrs. Jim Aziz of Statesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Elizabeth "Betsy" Aziz of Atlanta, to Matthew Ryan Young, son of Mr. and Mrs. Randy Young of Conyers, Georgia.
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WASHINGTON - Ryan Zimmerman continued his torrid stretch with three hits and four RBIs, Jordan Zimmermann pitched six solid innings and the Washington Nationals opened a seven-game homestand with a 15-1 rout of the Atlanta Braves on Thursday night.
ATHENS, Ga.- One year ago, Nick Chubb didn't know if he'd get a carry in Georgia's opening game.
NEW YORK - Tom Brady learned Thursday he will start the season on the field after a judge lifted the league's four-game suspension of the star quarterback for a scandal over deflated footballs, saying he was treated unfairly by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. The league quickly appealed.
Pads will be popping and bodies will be flying along Westside Road tonight when Bulloch Academy hosts long-time rival Robert Toombs Christian Academy.
The Statesboro Blue Devils had a week to prepare for their non-region matchup against the Wayne County Yellow Jackets after a tough season-opener loss to Burke County.
Mental mistakes and turnovers hurt the Panthers' chances of winning its first game of the season against Josey High School last week.
BROOKLET - One week after nearly upsetting eighth ranked Pierce County, the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets will look to build off of their first game as they host the Mustangs of South Effingham tonight.
How would you like to sample most of your local restaurants in one convenient location, and for only a small fee?
ASHLAND, Ky. - A defiant county clerk went to jail Thursday for refusing to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, but five of her deputies agreed to issue the licenses themselves, potentially ending the church-state standoff in Rowan County, Kentucky.
Going into the final day of qualifying, there are no vacancies but also no contested races for the three Statesboro City Council seats up for election Nov. 3.
BREWSTER, N.Y. - Lying in a hospital after being hit by a school minibus, Audrey Stone set herself a goal: to get well so she ...
A public forum on education set for Saturday is a bipartisan project that grew out of shared interest in the subject between Democrats and Republicans ...
PARIS - Bacon, hot dogs and cold cuts are under fire: The World Health Organization threw its global weight behind years of experts' warnings and declared ...
Brooklet welcomes their newest store, Bohemia Jewelry & Beads, which is located at 105 Parker Avenue, beside the Old Post Office Café in downtown Brooklet.
You care about your spouse. You care about your children. You care about your family. You care that the hard work you have done no ...
Earlier this year Bulloch Telephone Cooperative introduced a brand new look.
When you think delicious fried chicken at a great value, Uncle Shug's Chicken Barn comes to mind.
When Fred David, owner of Minuteman Press on Brampton Avenue, was researching locations to open his business, Statesboro was the obvious choice.
Even though 180 Fitness offers nearly 50 group fitness classes per week, you may not realize that they also offer a program that specifically targets ...
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