ATLANTA - Construction of a first-of-its-kind nuclear power plant in Georgia will be delayed by more than a year, likely causing hundreds of millions of dollars in extra costs, according to a report from a state-hired monitor.
FARGO, N.D. - Georgia Southern officials are hoping to return home with more than a victory after Friday's football game at North Dakota State.
WASHINGTON - Your medical plan is facing an unexpected expense, so you probably are, too. It's a new, $63-per-head fee to cushion the cost of covering people with pre-existing conditions under President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
PORTERVILLE, Calif. - Gravediggers work the old-fashioned way on the Tule River Indian Reservation, chipping away at the hard pan by hand with pickaxes and shoveling the dirt aside. They say it's a sign of respect not to use machinery, but never has the crew had to dig so many graves at one time.
Georgia Southern's football season continues. The fifth-seeded Eagles kept it going with a hard-fought, come-from-behind 49-35 win over fourth-seeded Old Dominion in Norfolk, Va. Georgia Southern, using its vaunted triple-option attack, used the legs of Dominique Swope (21 carries, 183 yards, 2 TDs) and Jerick McKinnon (30 carries, 174 yards, 4 TDs) to overcome a swift passing game by the Monarchs. Old Dominion quarterback Taylor Heinicke threw for 422 yards and 3 touchdowns, but threw ...
The American Red Cross and Pittman Park United Methodist Church are holding a blood drive in memory of Wade Mims Monroe on Thursday.
WASHINGTON - House Republicans put forth a $2.2 trillion "fiscal cliff" counteroffer to President Barack Obama on Monday, calling for raising the eligibility age for Medicare, lowering cost-of-living hikes for Social Security benefits and bringing in $800 billion in higher tax revenue - but not raising rates for the wealthy.
The NCAA has set the schedule for the quarterfinal round of the Football Championship Subdivision, and it calls for Georgia Southern to play Saturday. The fifth-seed Eagles will face fourth-seed Old Dominion in Norfolk, Va., at noon Saturday. The game will be televised on ESPN. Georgia Southern advanced to the quarterfinal round with a 24-16 win over Central Arkansas on Saturday at Paulson Stadium. The Monarchs advanced by beating Coastal Carolina, 63-35, on Saturday. If ...
The bodies of a man and a woman were found inside a Brooklet home late Sunday morning, according to the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office.
Two road projects connected to new student housing complexes could cause traffic tie-ups for Statesboro commuters during business hours this week, the Georgia Department of Transportation announced Monday.
A home invasion was reported Monday in Stadium Walk, according to a Nixle alert sent by Statesboro police shortly before 6 p.m.
A body was found at a Statesboro home on Thanksgiving morning, but police do not suspect foul play. At 11:22 a.m. Thursday, Statesboro police and Bulloch EMS were dispatched to a home in the 100 block of Church Street in reference to a possible deceased person, Statesboro Public Safety Director Wendell Turner said in a new release issued Monday afternoon. The deceased was identified as Chris Laron Sneed, 39. Detective Sgt. ...
Allen Thompson is in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease. At age 83, he decided one day last year to take a trip in his pickup truck and wound up lost, unable to find his way back home. A missing person's request went out, and Allen was rescued thanks to new technology used by the Bulloch County Sheriff's Office in cooperation with the Pilot Club of Statesboro. The program is called Project ...
Robert G. Boehmer has been named by the University System of Georgia Board of Regents as the fifth president of East Georgia State College.
A home invasion has been reported at The Grove apartments on Brampton Avenue, Statesboro police said via a Nixle alert Sunday night.