One of the best parts of this job is learning what interests our readers the most. I gauge this by the questions I am asked over and over again. The most pressing question lately has been, "What is up with all those cars in the old Winn-Dixie shopping center?"
Rufus Floyd Futch
CANNON BALL, N.D. - Industry leaders are urging President-elect Donald Trump to make approval of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline a "top priority" when he takes office next month, while opponents who have protested the project for months are vowing to stay put on their sprawling North Dakota encampment despite harsh winter weather and a tribal leaders' call to leave.
WASHINGTON - The bizarre rumors began with a leaked email referencing Hillary Clinton and sinister interpretations of references to pizza parties. It morphed into fake online news stories about a child sex trafficking ring run by prominent Democrats operating out of a Washington, D.C., pizza joint.
MARIETTA - A judge on Monday sentenced a Georgia man to serve life in prison without the possibility of parole after a jury found that he intentionally left his toddler son in a hot SUV to die.
A woman was killed Thursday when she lost control of her vehicle on Interstate 16 near the 136 mile marker.
A man fell asleep at the wheel Wednesday morning, lost control of his vehicle and struck a utility pole on Northside Drive West, according to Statesboro police reports.
Gary M. Davis, accountant, restaurateur and longtime board member of Farmers & Merchants Bank, will now chair the bank's board of directors, FMB announced Monday.
Ethel Inez Morris Armstrong
David Dean and Rance Gillespie have been relieved of their duties as Georgia Southern's co-offensive coordinators, head football coach Tyson Summers announced Sunday. A nationwide search for a new offensive coordinator is underway.
Saturday was the first time all season I actually felt like I was at a Georgia Southern football game.
No matter the level, Georgia Southern football doesn't seem to be interested in doing things the traditional way.
In a season where just about everything went wrong, Georgia Southern ended the right way.
INDIANAPOLIS - As Penn State's band played and Lucas Oil Stadium rocked, thousands of fans clad in their traditional white shirts chanted "We Are Penn State."
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Deshaun Watson's mission is not over.
Meaningless bowls. Too many bowls. Made-for-TV bowls. Shrinking bowl attendance.
In movies, sequels aren't always as good.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The decorative clock bearing the name of America's incoming 45th president has yet to start at the Trump International Golf ...
The new year in golf is consumed by an old topic, this time with a twist.
Mr. Tyre Dartanione "Sleepy" Parks
Nearly one in four Georgia hospitals are being penalized by the federal government for high rates of patient injuries.
ATLANTA - Georgia lawmakers return to the state Capitol on Jan. 9 with a full slate of priorities. But questions remain about Gov. Nathan Deal's ...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Sean Henry, the president of Tennessee's NHL team, is stunned he even has to explain why he hopes state legislators will snub ...
HARRISBURG, Pa. - The phone at Bruce Brandler's home rang at 3:37 a.m. It was the local hospital. His 16-year-old son was there ...
ISTANBUL - The Islamic State group on Monday made an unusual claim of responsibility for a major terrorist attack in Turkey, saying a "soldier of the ...
Yes, 2016 certainly was a year to remember.
One of my most enjoyable columns each year is my Crystal Ball predictions for the New Year. I thought it would be fun to look ...
New Year's Day is here, and every good Southerner knows what that means: It's time to cook up a hearty meal that echoes ...
Tinsel and lights have trickled back to the attic just in time for the breaking of the new year. Warm memories of the holiday season ...
Note: The following is one of a series of columns looking at the first road systems in Georgia and Bulloch County.