HOUSTON (AP) - They looked old and outmanned. Their star quarterback was frazzled, their stingy defense was a sieve.
Mr. and Mrs. Johnny Emerson Rushing of Statesboro plan to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a drop-in reception to be held on Feb. 12 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Brooklet First Baptist Church, located on Highway 80. Johnny and the former Linda Sue Williams married on Feb. 14, 1967. They have two children, Clint Rushing and Cindy Rushing Saxon; and two grandchildren, Cal Saxon and Lucy Saxon, all of Statesboro. Johnny retired from the Statesboro Police Department and Georgia Southern University. Linda retired last year from Georgia Southern University. All friends and relatives are invited to ...
As regular readers of this column already know, I am completely, 100 percent opposed to children, including teenagers still living at home, being in possession of smart phones. No parent has ever been able to give me a logical reason why a minor should enjoy such a privilege, if enjoy is even the proper word.
One must wonder why the calendar month dedicated to love and mushy sentiments, hearts, candy, chocolate and romance has the fewest days of any month. Remedy that colossal calendar calamity with extra-special quality time with those you love this month. Plan strategically to incorporate much fun and celebration, using the holidays below, or create a few of your own to cherish with the family during the month of February.
Note: The following is one of a series of columns looking at the first road systems in Georgia and Bulloch County.
Like a blackboard on the first day of school, the night sky is flat and clean and dark. So very dark. The stars are strung from one horizon to the other in irregular clusters that - even to my own untrained eyes - look like pictures. Not archers and scales, but front-end loaders and salad tongs. Not lions and fish, but rakes and Christmas cacti.
Ann Hensley Daniel
The Portal Panther basketball teams capped off their seasons on a high note Saturday night, sweeping away ECI's squads by scores of 39-33 for the girls and 50-38 for the boys to end their regular season.
In the span of two days, Georgia Southern lost both its undefeated Sun Belt record and its two-game lead atop the conference standings.
HOUSTON - The quarterback served as ringmaster for "The Greatest Show on Turf." The running backs were known simply by their initials: LT and TD. And the receiver also known by two letters - TO - was on the outside looking in again.
HOUSTON - Matt Ryan and the Dallas Cowboys were big winners Saturday night.
NEW YORK - Super Bowl advertisers are treading carefully this year to avoid alienating customers as a divisive political climate takes some of the buzz away from what is usually the biggest spectacle on TV.
WASHINGTON - The government on Saturday suspended enforcement of President Donald Trump's refugee and immigration ban and scurried to appeal a judge's order, plunging the new administration into a crisis that has challenged Trump's authority - and ability to fulfill campaign promises.
The donors of the property where the new sanctuary of Miller Grove Missionary Baptist Church sits were in attendance last Sunday for a special dedication service.
The Georgia Municipal Association and Georgia Trend magazine chose Statesboro for a 2017 Live, Work, Play City Award, presented during the GMA's annual Mayors' Day Conference in Atlanta.
For the first time in more than a decade, graduations at Portal High School, Southeast Bulloch High School and Statesboro High School will be held ...
ATLANTA - Atlanta's dreadful rush-hour traffic could be extra nasty for months to come after a raging fire underneath Interstate 85 collapsed an elevated portion ...
Mrs. Roxie Baker
Georgia lawmakers have approved legislation allowing people with state permits for concealed handguns to carry on public college campuses, sending it to Gov. Nathan Deal.
On an overcast and rainy day, a lot of work was put in to strive towards a bright future.
By CHRIS STANLEY
Orchid Restaurant is one of Statesboro's most magical restaurants. Owner Mai Lan Nguyen has created a casual elegance with Orchid combined with some of ...
Bulloch Telephone Cooperative has been serving Bulloch County businesses and residences since 1951. They take pride in being the only locally owned and operated full ...
ERA Hirsch Real Estate recently announced the addition of Taylor Moody & Ryan Beasley to its' team of real estate sales professionals serving consumers in the ...
Diet and exercise are the keys to keeping your new year's resolution and living a healthy lifestyle. At 180 Fitness they are focused on ...
Man of the Decade