James Alonzo Brannen was the first mayor of the city of Statesboro. He was also one of the most well respected men of his time in Bulloch County. As such, he began considering a run for the Democratic nomination for the United States Congress in 1904. His opponent would be incumbent Col. Rufus Lester of Savannah.
Many years ago, while serving a wonderful congregation, I met an interesting couple. The husband was a professional and enjoyed a thriving practice. He also enjoyed the stock market, a lot. His wife was a very creative and industrious lady who knew the value of a dollar and saved what she could, invested as much as possible and had a pretty sizable nest egg for retirement and those rainy days we all have to endure.
Out of all of the spending categories in your budget, you can exercise the most control over groceries and clothing because you make the decision on buying every item. Here are some tips for saving money at the grocery store.
Word came to us from Mrs. Lucille Brannen DeLoach that Dr. Leila Daughtry Denmark, age 108, would be flying out to Colorado with her daughter, Mrs. Mary D. Hutcherson, to visit Mary's son's family including grandchildren (Dr. Leila's great-grandchildren).