After my close call with lightning on a mountain climb this summer, my younger sister suggested I read one of her favorite books: "Deep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why," (W.W. Norton & Company, 2004) by Laurence Gonzales.
October 23, 2014 | By TIFFANY GEE LEWIS Deseret News National | Hot topics
I've always loved the movies, especially a good romance. When I was young, I often dreamed of being swept off my feet to romantic places like Paris or Italy by a tall, dark and perfectly handsome man who would serenade me while I stood on the balcony in the moonlight. Sounds romantic, doesn't it?
October 23, 2014 | By TIFFANY FLETCHER Deseret News National | Hot topics
October 23 - Wilma L. Brannen, 78, of Albany, Ga., died Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at Phoebe Putne
Wilma L. Brannen
October 22, 2014 | | Obituaries
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Billy Butler hit a tiebreaking single, Salvador Perez and Omar Infante drove in two runs each with big hits in a five-run sixth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 7-2 Wednesday night to even the World Series at one game apiece.
October 22, 2014 | By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer | Sports
The Statesboro Athletic Hall of Fame is proud to announce the upcoming addition of six new members.
October 22, 2014 | From staff reports | Prep Sports 360
ATHENS - Mark Richt said he was optimistic on Wednesday as Georgia was expected to file a request with the NCAA for tailback Todd Gurley's eligibility to be reinstated.
October 22, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | UGA
The Denver Broncos fear no one in the AFC, nor should they given their recent record.
October 22, 2014 | By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer | Sports
As the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets entered the 2014 season, they knew that they would need a spark. The entire offensive backfield from last season had graduated, leaving SEB to rely heavily on youth and inexperience.
October 22, 2014 | By MIKE ANTHONY firstname.lastname@example.org | Prep Sports 360
Atlantic Coast Conference football has enjoyed a long run in the starring role on Thursday Night Lights.
October 22, 2014 | BY HANK KURZ Jr. AP Sports Writer | Sports
All the hand-wringing over the SEC's near-monopoly of the top 5 might well prove a moot point.
October 22, 2014 | BY JOHN ZENOR AP Sports Writer | Sports
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.
October 22, 2014 | Holli Deal Saxon | Police Report
Asked by developers to annex 14 more acres along S&S Railroad Bed Road near Cawana Road and the S&S Greenway trail, Statesboro City Council hit the pause button with questions about housing density and drainage.
October 22, 2014 | Al Hackle | Local
For people with disabilities, dealing with the fair's crowded midway, loud noise and general confusion can be a challenge.
October 22, 2014 | Holli Deal Saxon | Local
ATLANTA - Gov. Nathan Deal pledged an exhaustive review of the state's system for funding schools this week, 13 days before voters go to the polls.
October 22, 2014 | By KATHLEEN FOODY Associated Press | Local
Boars. Wild hogs. Feral pigs.
October 22, 2014 | Georgia Wildlife Resources Division | Local
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DUBLIN - Seniors Kristin Kingery and Powell Fennell had three hits each to lead Bulloch Academy to a 5-2 victory over Trinity Christian School Thursday in GISA Region 2-AAA action.
September 20, 2014 | From staff reports | Prep Sports 360
Alpharetta 35, Lambert 17
September 20, 2014 | The Associated Press | Prep Sports 360
ATLANTA - Shortstop Andrelton Simmons and the Atlanta Braves are running out of time and patience.
September 20, 2014 | By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press | Atlanta Braves
A big running back and an even bigger offensive line usually mean a win every time.
September 20, 2014 | By RAHN HUTCHESON Special to the Herald | Prep Sports 360
GUYTON - The Statesboro Blue Devils continued their early season struggles Friday, dropping a 17-0 decision at South Effingham in being shut out for the second time in three games.
September 20, 2014 | By MIKE ANTHONY email@example.com | Prep Sports 360
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September 19, 2014 | | Obituaries
BROOKLET - Dodge County jumped out to a quick 14-0 lead midway through the first quarter and didn't look back as the Indians ran past the Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets 24-6 Friday night in a game delayed 15 minutes due to lightning in the area.
September 19, 2014 | By LUKE MARTIN Herald Correspondent | Prep Sports 360
It's common for couples to fight and complain about certain topics. Finances, work stress and other important decision-making issues can be sources of contention and disagreement. But, what about less-important issues? You know, the pet peeves or small annoyances that every couple battles? You could try to change your spouse. Check out "How to change your spouse with 4 simple techniques." Or, you could try to change yourself.
September 19, 2014 | By WENDY JESSEN Deseret News National | Hot topics
ATLANTA - Devin Hester gets a text every morning from Deion Sanders, usually with some sort of inspirational message.
September 19, 2014 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Atlanta Falcons
NEW YORK - More defiant than contrite, Roger Goodell announced no sweeping changes in his first public statements in more than a week of turmoil surrounding the NFL's handling of players accused of crimes.
September 19, 2014 | By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer | Sports
ALBANY, Ga. - More than five years after hundreds of Americans got sick from eating salmonella-tainted peanut butter, the top executive at the Georgia plant where it was made was convicted Friday and faces prison time in a rare food-poisoning trial that advocates said sends a stern warning to others who may be tempted to place profits over safety.
September 19, 2014 | By RUSS BYNUM and KATE BRUMBACK Associated Press | Local
SYLVANIA – While waiting for the meal at the Republican 12th Congressional District Fish Fry, the party's nominee, Rick Allen, cited a forecast that gives him a better than even chance of unseating U.S. Rep. John Barrow, the Democrat who has held the seat for almost 10 years.
September 19, 2014 | Al Hackle | Local
SAVANNAH, Ga. - A day after authorities said a man kicked out a patrol car window while handcuffed and then was fatally shot by Savannah police, community leaders pleaded for calm and pledged transparency while state officials investigate.
September 19, 2014 | The Associated Press | Local
WASHINGTON - Unemployment rates rose in nearly half of U.S. states in August, even as employers in two-thirds of the states added jobs.
September 19, 2014 | By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER AP Economics Writer | Local
ATHENS - The last year Troy lost its first three games, Herschel Walker was running toward the Heisman Trophy at Georgia.
September 19, 2014 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | UGA