ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) - The Ethiopian marathon runner who made an anti-government gesture at the Rio Games while approaching the finish line will not face prosecution upon his return home and will have "a heroic welcome," a government spokesman said Monday. But it was not clear whether the runner would go back.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - The drier, warmer autumn weather that's becoming more common due to climate change may extend summer smog well into the fall in the Southeastern U.S. in the years ahead, according to a study published on Monday.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - In some parts of the U.S., the thrill rides that hurl kids upside down, whirl them around or send them shooting down slides are checked out by state
Bulloch County sheriff's deputies aided the U.S. Marshals Service in arresting who they said was an armed and dangerous man located in the Ellabell community.
The bride was as lovely as I have ever seen, the groom as serious. The bridesmaids floated down the aisle like mermaids, the groomsmen lumbered like the men they were. Summerall Chapel was majestic, the flags of the
Q: We are looking for a private school for our 4-year-old. Regardless of the school we ultimately choose, we want to keep him there through eighth grade at least. We live in an suburban area, so we have a lot of options to choose from. Our son is intelligent, creative and very imaginative. Do you have a recommendation?
Disaster and tragedy in our world are common. Sometimes it seems that, "like bananas, they come in bunches!" Floods, earthquakes and storms affect populations over a wide area. Accidents great and small bring sorrow and heartache to people everywhere. But valuable lessons can come even from tragedy.
Note: The following is part of a series of columns about early shipping in Georgia and Bulloch County.
Cindy Bennett, Jim Akins and Jason Akins are honoring their parents, Jimmy and Nancy Akins, for their 50th wedding anniversary, with a reception to be held on Saturday, August 27, 2016, in the Statesboro Primitive Baptist Church social hall from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. All friends and relatives are invited to attend. No gifts, please.
Susan Lee Anthony of Metter, Ga., and John Paul and Monica Johnson of Portal, Ga., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Courtney Beth Johnson, to Lance Houston Holloway, son of Lance and Pam Holloway, also of Metter.
Larry and Lisa Saxon of Guyton, Ga., and Phil Restivo of Rincon, Ga., are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Courtney Estelle Restivo, to Aaron Anderson Lamb, son of Dennis and Sherry Lamb of Claxton, Ga.
Mr. and Mrs. Warren Ball of Statesboro are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Catherine Candler Ball, to Adam Wesley Groover, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Anthony Groover of Statesboro.
Mr. Harry Joseph "Frog" Girardeau
ATLANTA - Ryan Zimmerman homered among his three hits in his return from the disabled list, and the Washington Nationals used an eight-run fourth inning to take control before holding on for an 11-9 win over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday night.
RALEIGH, N.C. - There's a lot for the Atlantic Coast Conference to sort out between now and December - on and off the field.
ATHENS, Ga. - Three precocious passers are trying to prove it's now possible for true freshmen quarterbacks to win big in the Southeastern Conference.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - Adrian Peterson will have surgery on his right knee to repair a torn meniscus, putting his season and perhaps his 10-year run ...
ATLANTA - Jhonattan Vegas doesn't have a realistic chance of claiming the $10 million FedEx Cup bonus even if he wins the Tour Championship.
NEW YORK - Nneka Ogwumike put up career numbers this season for Los Angeles and was arguably the most consistent impact player in the league.
WASHINGTON - The federal charges portraying Manhattan bombing suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami as a man bent on murderous destruction set the stage for the most anticipated ...
Mr. Mikell C. "Mike" Boyett
Just like any team in the country, Georgia Southern is looking to improve as the college football season moves into its fourth week of play.
A 10-strikeout outing from Brinson Anne Rogers vaulted Statesboro High to what was arguably the biggest win in program history - a 3-1 defeat of Ware ...
ATLANTA - For Georgia Tech, it's a chance to put to rest all reminders of that dismal 2015 season.
WASHINGTON - This summer's weather was relentless and hellish, crowded with the type of record-smashing extremes that scientists have long warned about.
ATLANTA - Gasoline should begin flowing again Wednesday - through a temporary bypass on a critical pipeline - after a major leak in Alabama forced a shutdown that ...
Several local churches and members of the Concerned Clergy of Bulloch County are working together to sponsor an event called "Bridging the Gap: Community Day ...
GigaBT Residential Internet Service - Recently, Bulloch Telephone Cooperative announced availability of GigaBT Residential Internet Service, enabling members of the cooperative to upgrade to the fastest ...