Note: All information included in this report is taken from law enforcement incident reports and arrest records, which are public records and available for review at any and all local law enforcement agencies. Not every arrest leads to a conviction. Guilt or innocence is determined by the court system.
Everyone knows how important it is to be "on time." Consider, then, how confusing it was back before time was standardized, when each town's time was truly its own. From the very beginning of Bulloch County's settlement, all activities were ruled by the rising and setting of the sun.
Most everyone has heard the saying that "imitation is the sincerest form of flattery." For the gardener, imitation is also the surest way to success. That's the advice of Bob Randolph, who, for 18 years, has made Georgia Southern Botanical Garden a showplace of old-fashioned southern favorites and native plants of the Southeastern Coastal Plain.
One of the ideas held by many in our culture is that there are few, if any, absolute truths or principles. When Jesus pronounces that he is "the way, the truth and the life," and that "No one comes to the Father except through (him)" (John 14:6), the response is often "So, what?" An insistence on taking Scripture's words as a guidepost for spiritual direction is seen as narrow-minded.
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Dr. and Mrs. James Ed McCall Jr. of Lavonia, Ga., announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Lindsey Frances McCall, to Nicholas Alexander Pence, both of Atlanta. The future groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James Rhadigan of Boyne City, Mich., and the late Mr. Jerry Pence.
ROME, Ga. - A student pilot from India was at the controls of a small, two-engine plane when it crashed, killing him and his flight instructor, a coroner said Saturday.
Mr. and Mrs. Jeff and Gina Deal of Statesboro are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Branigan Lee Deal, to Michael Clayton Cartee, son of Mr. and Mrs. Larry and Patricia Cartee of Register.
Paul and Vickie O'Brien of Statesboro announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Samantha Ruth O'Brien, to Michael Trenton Nesmith, son of Mickey and Penny Nesmith of Statesboro.
Mr. David Finch and Ms. Patricia Finch of Portal announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Autumn Starr Finch of Portal, to Mathew Jerrod Mallard, son of Mr. and Mrs. Math Mallard of Statesboro.
Mr. Arnold Ray Akins of Statesboro announces the engagement and upcoming marriage of his daughter, Julianna Akins, to William Clint Waits, son of Ms. Vicci Waits of Bellville and Mr. Bill Waits of Nicholasville, Ky. Julianna is also the daughter of the late Bunny Akins of Statesboro.
MINNEAPOLIS - A 6-year-old girl whose intestines were partially sucked out by a swimming pool drain, leading to tougher safety legislation, has died, her family's attorney said Friday.
WESTON, W.Va. - It's an intriguing and provocative name that translates to Web hits, phone calls and tour tickets: the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum.
Some voters walk away from presidential primaries and caucuses wanting more.
ATLANTA - Knowing the Braves are sometimes vulnerable to off-speed pitches, Mike Bolsinger was pleased that his curveball and slider caused problems all afternoon.
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) - FIFA President Sepp Blatter is due in Russia on Thursday for his first overseas trip since the arrests of fellow soccer executives in May left him unwilling to leave the safety of Switzerland.
Ms. Barbara Ann Black Barnes
ATLANTA - Chris Johnson drove in two runs, Alex Wood overcame control problems on a hot night and the Atlanta Braves beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-3 on Tuesday night.
ATLANTA - Forward Michael Seaton says Jamaica advanced to the CONCACAF Gold Cup semifinals for the first time in 17 years because the Reggae Boyz enjoyed surprising the doubters.
PINEHURST, N.C - With off-field issues overshadowing his program once again, Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said Tuesday the Seminoles are "stepping up" their process of educating players about domestic violence and other issues.
NEW YORK - Many men gain a new sense of responsibility and purpose when they become fathers. A new study suggests they also gain 3 to 5 pounds.
For the second consecutive year, Prevent Child Abuse Bulloch County and United Way of Southeast Georgia will partner for "Fill the Bus," an annual back-to-school supply drive.
Mr. James Lannie Ellis
NEW YORK - Doris Ranzman had followed the expert advice, planning ahead in case she wound up unable to care for herself one day. But when a nursing-home bill tops $14,000 a month, the best-laid plans get tossed aside.
WASHINGTON - To sleep, perchance to... ward off Alzheimer's? New research suggests poor sleep may increase people's risk of Alzheimer's disease, by spurring a brain-clogging gunk that in turn further interrupts shut-eye.
LONDON - The search for extraterrestrial life received a major boost Monday with the launch of an ambitious $100 million program, backed by famed physicist Stephen Hawking and tech billionaire Yuri Milner.
A teenager driving a stolen vehicle led law enforcement on a high-speed chase through Statesboro in the wee hours of the morning Monday.