WASHINGTON - Former Vice President Dick Cheney said Sunday that Americans are less safe now that President Barack Obama has overturned Bush terrorism-fighting policies and that nearly all the Republican administration's goals in Iraq have been achieved.
"There is no prospect" that Iraq will return to producing weapons of mass destruction or supporting terrorists, Cheney asserted, "as long as it's a democratically governed country, as long as they have got the security forces they do now and a relationship with the United States."
There is an election Tuesday. Or, more precisely, there is a referendum. Only one issue is on the ballot, but make no mistake, what Bulloch County voters elect to do will have as much direct impact on their lives as any vote they will cast for some time.
The Southeast Bulloch High School marching band has been recognized for its quality at many state competitions the past few years.
2009 is beginning with even more honors. The first was an invitation to participate in the 37th Annual Southeastern United States Honor Band held at Troy State University in Troy, Ala., Feb. 5-7.
Breanna Rose D'Zamko and Matthew Branden Groover were united in marriage on June 7, 2008, at Galilee Christian Church in Jefferson, Ga. The Rev. Tom Plank of Jefferson officiated the ceremony.
Stephanie Paige Miller, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kenny Miller of Statesboro, Ga., became the bride of Jarrod Malcolm Lee, son of Mr. and Mrs. Steve Blake of Nevils, Ga., and Mr. Rodney Lee of Nevils, on March 15, 2008, at 4 p.m. at Friendship Baptist Church in Statesboro. Pastor Michael Newman performed the double-ring ceremony.
Mr. and Mrs. Larry Timmerman of Ocala, Fla., announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Timmerman of Jacksonville, Fla., to T. Casey Kelley, son of Mr. Paul Kelley and Mary and Jay Miller of Statesboro.
Mr. and Mrs. John Wayne Anderson and Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Anderson of Statesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Mindy Deanna Anderson of Statesboro, to Mitchell Brandon Davis of Brooklet, son of Ms. Kathy Davis of Statesboro and Mr. Ray Davis of Brooklet.
Ms. Carol S. Murray of Augusta, Ga., is pleased to announce the engagement of her daughter, Margaret Carol Murray of Statesboro, to James William Hall, son of the Rev. and Mrs. Max Hall of Newington, Ga.
Mr. and Mrs. Mike Howard of Statesboro announce the engagement of their daughter, Whitney Leah, to Andrew Richland, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Richland II of Byron, Ga.
CLIVE, Iowa - Minutes after Neel Manglik illegally turned right on a red light in the Des Moines suburb of Clive, a video popped up on a computer at an office park outside Scottsdale, Ariz.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, March 12, 2008
(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.)
A teenaged boy shot Tuesday night remains in critical condition, police said. A reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of another teenager who police are seeking regarding the incident.
The Ogeechee International History Film Festival will make its debut in Statesboro Friday and Saturday as the very first film festival in the United States ...
There was a celebration of the gift of life Thursday.
Even on their best offensive day, the Portal boys still couldn't catch a break.
Georgia Southern is never without a competitive golf team. Considering that, The Eagles are always able to draw great competition in the annual Schenkel Invitational.
Georgia Southern turned an inauspicious start to its Sun Belt season into a fun Friday night.
Pitching and defense have been a consistent bugaboo for Portal this season, and it reared it's head in one of the worst possible moments ...
ATLANTA - Licensed gun owners could carry concealed handguns on public college campuses under legislation backed by a Senate committee Thursday evening, with a new exemption ...
A long-acting cholesterol medicine cut the risk of having a heart attack or some other serious problems by 15 to 20 percent in a big ...
Mr. Tracy L. Deal
The early days of this week have been filled with low temperatures that have apparently served as the entirety of Statesboro's winter.
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The Atlanta Falcons have bolstered their defensive line by agreeing to terms with two-time Pro Bowler Dontari Poe.
ATHENS, Ga. - The decisions by running backs Nick Chubb and Sony Michel to return for their senior seasons left a thin class of Georgia prospects ...
With her poster depicting a conveyor belt moving industries into Georgia, Bethany Boyer, a William James Middle School seventh-grader, captured the statewide grades 6-8 prize ...
A federal grand jury indicted a Collins man last week, charging him with several counts of burglarizing Tattnall County post offices.