Note: The following is part of a series of columns looking at the establishment and evolution of the banking system in Georgia and Bulloch County.
Q: Our first child, a girl, just turned 3 and has suddenly started throwing tantrums. She can begin a tantrum when she's alone in her room if something she's playing with doesn't do what she wants it to do. It's as if she is right on the edge of a tantrum all day long.
The first time I saw a beautyberry bush, sprouting from the upside of a ditch not far from Sandhill, I wanted one. Sometime after that, with the help of a friend, I dug one up from another spot along the road and transplanted it to what I thought would be the perfect location in the backyard. It died.
Myrtice Beasley Cook
HARLAN, Ky. - Kentucky coal miners bled and died to unionize.
GRAYSON, Ky. - They stood chanting outside the jail house, "Thank you, Kim; Thank you, Kim," and prayed that the defiant county clerk locked inside could hear them.
ATHENS - Louisiana Monroe's veteran players shouldn't be awed by looking up at 92,000 fans at No. 9 Georgia's Sanford Stadium on Saturday.
WASHINGTON - Michael Taylor had a pinch-hit, three-run homer in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift the Washington Nationals to a 5-2 win over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night.
Bulloch Academy exploded for 28 unanswered points in the third quarter for a 61-24 win over Robert Toombs Christian Academy at Gator Alley Friday night.
Mrs. Ethel Mae Johnson Hall
BROOKLET - Leading up to Friday night's game, Southeast Bulloch Head Coach Pat Collins stressed consistency in practice as the Yellow Jackets prepared to face Class AAAAA opponent South Effingham High School.
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.
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 ...
Mr. Paul Benjamin "Ben" Adams
TOKYO - Toyota was the world's top-selling automaker for the first nine months of this year, selling nearly 7.5 million vehicles, and overtaking Volkswagen ...
Concerted Services Inc. announces that Walter Gibson has recently joined the Executive Board of Directors, as a representative of Bulloch County.
When I was 15, I had the best summer job a kid could dream of. Lee Johnson hired me to work with Statesboro CATV (now ...
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 ...
Man of the Decade