PORTAL - For a quarter, it looked as though the Portal Panthers may be able to keep the game close against heavily favored Calvary.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Roddy White isn't concerned that he might not be 100 percent healthy for the remainder of the season.
FORT WORTH, Texas - Jeff Gordon acknowledges that most of his answers will be similar when asked about his championship chances, usually along the lines of wait and see what happens.
The Georgia Southern Eagles used a barrage of 3-pointers to take an 88-49 exhibition win over the Thomas University Night Hawks on Friday night at Hanner Fieldhouse.
Mr. and Mrs. John Mark Christopher of Conyers, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Margaret "Meg" Christopher of Conyers, to Mitchell Edward Hill, son of Mr. and Mrs. Randy Frank Hill of Statesboro, Ga.
Eugene and Kathleen Barnwell Mincey of Brooklet, Ga., celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on October 3, 2013. They were married in Statesboro, Ga., on October 3, 1953, at the home of the Rev. and Mrs. Gus Groover. On Sunday, October 6, they were honored with a family dinner hosted by their three daughters and their husbands - Debbie (Jimmy) Kennedy and Charlene (Ray) Robbins, all of Statesboro, and Sandy McElveen of Richmond Hill, Ga. ...
LOS ANGELES - A man carrying a bag with a hand-written note that said he "wanted to kill TSA" opened fire with a semi-automatic rifle at a security checkpoint at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday, killing a TSA officer and wounding at least three others, authorities said.
Mr. Randy Jones Sr. James R. Barnes Mortuary BROOKLET, Ga. -- Mr. Randy Jones Sr., age 44, passed away peacefully on October 24th at his residence under the excellent care of Ogeechee Area Hospice, surrounded by his loving family. Mr. George Pryor Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, Statesboro Chapel Mr. George Pryor, age 61, passed away Monday morning, October 28th. To view the full obituary, click on this link: http://www.legacy.com/StatesboroHerald/DeathNotices.asp
Jeff Monken has never lost to Furman as the head coach at Georgia Southern.
You can throw the records out when Statesboro and Wayne County get together tonight at Womack Field.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets officially punched their ticket into the Class AAA state playoffs last week, but there is still plenty of work to be done.
In their last four games, the Portal Panthers have alternated wins and losses. If the trend holds, they're due for a win tonight.
Bulloch Academy will travel 3½ hours to Americus today to face Southland Academy in an important GISA Region 1-AAA contest.
ROSEMONT, Ill. - Giving the power conferences more autonomy in a restructured NCAA could help address the "existential threats" that plague college sports at their highest level, Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany said.
Georgia Southern hosts its first game of the 2013-14 season as Thomas University comes to Hanner Fieldhouse for an exhibition contest.
ATLANTA - Second baseman Elliot Johnson, third baseman Paul Janish and right-hander Cristhian Martinez became free agents when the Atlanta Braves failed to offer 2014 contracts on Monday night.
There was a time in the distant past when I was pretty sure that no one was tougher than me.
By next week, the people who make sure the nation has a player worthy of the Heisman trophy - and the ESPN primetime show devoted to it - will have had their say.
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech closed the game with a 19-4 run to rally from a 12-point deficit and beat Illinois 67-64 on Tuesday night in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge, giving the Illini their first loss. Illinois (7-1) led 60-48 before Georgia Tech (6-3) began its comeback. Marcus Georges-Hunt's drive with 1:48 remaining tied the game at 60-all. Daniel Miller's layup with 21 seconds ...
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. - Of all the memories from Tiger Woods' roots in Southern California, it's easy to overlook the time he made an appearance in the Tournament of Roses parade. OK, so he wasn't the grand marshal. And he had just turned 18. Woods, coming off his first U.S. Amateur title, rode on ...
A runoff election assured to produce a historic result went down to the wire Tuesday.
Tonight, we will likely know who the next mayor of Statesboro will be: Jonathan McCollar or Jan Moore.
Andrew Young will be the featured speaker at Georgia Southern University's 2014 MLK Celebration.
Jimmy L. Adams
YONKERS, N.Y. - A commuter train that derailed over the weekend, killing four passengers, was hurtling at 82 mph as it entered a 30 mph curve, a federal investigator said Monday. But whether the wreck was the result of human error or mechanical trouble was unclear, he said.
The November meeting of the Home Builders Association of Statesboro didn't have a typical guest speaker.
Georgia Southern University's Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art announces the Fall Student Made sale (formerly known as Club Mud Exhibition and Sale), which will take place Thursday through Thursday at the Center for Art & Theatre, 1334 Southern Drive.
Georgia Southern has had plenty of success in Gainesville, Fla., this year.
Georgia Southern junior forward Kameron Dunnican has left the team and will look to transfer. Dunnican left the team before a 75-73 overtime loss to Campbell on Saturday.
PORTAL – Not satisfied with a trip to the Final Four last season, the Portal Panthers boys basketball team has big dreams for the 2013-14 season which tips off tonight against Montgomery County.