Mr. and Mrs. DeSaussure Dugas Smith IV of Swainsboro, Mrs. Debbie Peebles Rushing of Statesboro and Mr. Stephen Hodges Rushing Sr. of Statesboro, announce the engagement of their daughter, Sally Sierra Smith of Statesboro, to Pratt Edward Mathews of Statesboro, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Smith Mathews of Statesboro.
Note: The following is part of a series of columns looking at how hard currency was introduced in Georgia and Bulloch County.
As I lay dying - and by dying, I mean in the colloquial Southern sense of suffering from a physical malady nowhere close to terminal, but so irritating as to have left one unable to imagine for even a moment the possibility of a world without the present misery - I was able to muster up enough lucidity and self-pity to remember that the day just broken was, in fact, my birthday and that I could not recall ever having been ill on my birthday and that it was, well, patently unfair to be ill on one's birthday.
The internationally acclaimed United States Army Field Band of Washington, D.C., will continue its long tradition of presenting free public performances when it appears at Statesboro High on Friday at 7 p.m. The Army Field Band's concert is sponsored by the Statesboro Herald.
A composite of recent questions posed to me by journalists, along with my answers:
Q: There is a small brown bird that occasionally roosts on a ledge at the top of a column at the corner of my porch. It looks like a tiny ball with feathers. It is gone at dawn. I saw it one evening before it roosted. It has a stubby, upright tail and curved bill. It gave a loud, trilling call followed by raspy squawks before it finally flew up to its roosting spot. What could it be?
Statesboro Premier Development League franchise President Darin Van Tassell announced today the first three members of the new soccer club's executive staff - Heidi Jeffers, Becky Davis and Christal Riley.
ST. SIMONS ISLAND - Frederica Academy pulled out all the stops to upset Bulloch Academy 41-31 in a crucial GISA Region 2-AAA battle here Friday night.The Knights (5-3 overall and 2-1 in region play) scored on a 36-yard hook-and-ladder play, a 36-yard flea-flicker reverse pass, a 79-yard kickoff return, kicked two field goals, used a no-huddle offense and flaunted their speed on both offense and defense to stun the Gators.Bulloch (7-2, 1-1) was down by 13 points twice in the game but fought back to take a 31-30 lead midway through the fourth quarter.Gator defensive back Lanier Olliff ...
BROOKLET - For some players, four touchdowns is a really good season. For Southeast Bulloch's Chase Walker, it was his first half.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Edinson Volquez gave the Blue Jays another reason to rue him Friday night.
Mrs. Ruby Jane Lee
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BETHLEHEM, Pa. - Christmas won't come early this year, but the gifts might.
Help fight breast cancer, and get a cool new T-shirt at the same time by joining the Statesboro Fire Department's effort to raise funds for local cancer awareness and cure programs.
CHICAGO - Billy Siegel doesn't want to hear any talk about a billy goat curse or a Steve Bartman hex afflicting his beloved Chicago Cubs. He dismisses as rubbish any suggestion that a little black cat had anything to do with the team's heartbreaking collapse down the stretch in 1969, too.
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