Celia V. Parker of Allenhurst graduated with a master's of arts in teaching degree Dec. 13 from Armstrong Atlantic State University through the Troops to Teachers program. She also earned a Kappa Delta Pi honor society nomination.
ATLANTA (AP) - Japanese All-Star pitcher Kenshin Kawakami and the rebuilding Atlanta Braves agreed Tuesday to a three-year contract.
BOSTON (AP) - John Smoltz finalized his $5.5 million, one-year agreement with the Boston Red Sox, confident he can still contribute after 20 years with the Atlanta Braves and major offseason shoulder surgery.
ATLANTA (AP) - The Atlanta Braves worked to bolster their rotation, closing in Tuesday on a $60 million, four-year deal with Derek Lowe, according to a person familiar with the negotiations.
JaLyn Dominick Cooper was born to Erika Ann Cooper and Larry Henry Dixon Jr. at 2:25 p.m. on Jan 3. Born at Liberty Regional, baby JaLyn weighed 6 pounds, 3.6 ounces and measured 18.25 inches.
Kelis Natasja Lashai Futch was born to Keisha Futch and Ronald Nails at 10:38 a.m. on Jan. 4. Born at Liberty Regional Medical Center, baby Kelis weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and measured 19.5 inches.
Isaiah Marquis Gause was born to Tanisha R. Gause and Derrick Gause at 4:46 p.m. on Dec. 31.
Zariyah Kyree Carpenter was born to Tameka Dashon Carpenter at 3:08 p.m. on Dec. 29.
Charles Raiford Kornegay III was born to Kaveena Cooley and Charles Raiford Kornegay Jr. at 2:56 p.m. on Jan. 2.
ATLANTA - Gov. Sonny Perdue says he wants to reward Georgia principals and teachers who boost student achievement.
Perdue said Tuesday they would receive bonuses and merit pay.
LUDOWICI -- According to Ludowici Police Chief Richard Robertson, at about 8 this morning a student was hit by a vehicle as the child was crossing McDonald Street in front of the board of education office.
"From what one witness told us, the child apparently ran out in front of the car, and was hit; at this point it doesn't appear that the driver was at fault, but everything is still under investigation", said Robertson.
A wreck involving a Long County man, and a woman, who was traveling with three passengers, appears to be alcohol related, according to Georgia State Patrol, Trooper William Bowman.
A string of copper wire thefts from utility companies in several counties was found to have originated in a Liberty County home.
Tropical Storm Erika's track shifted to the west overnight, meaning that the storm is likely to make landfall in Florida before making its way ...
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern senior offensive guard Darien Foreman has been included on the watch list for the 2015 Rotary Lombardi Award.
In 2016, Georgia voters will have the opportunity to vote on a constitutional amendment creating an Opportunity School District (OSD), which would step in and ...
Starting with the 2015-16 school year, Georgia will offer an international-skills diploma seal to graduates who demonstrate a strong interest in international business and policy.
Being a parent is a seemingly never-ending task. Children require attention all the time. They are worth all the trouble they put a parent though ...
Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary W. Black is alerting Georgians to the recall of certain Jansal Valley raw macadamia nuts distributed in Georgia because of potential ...
Unless you are one of the intrepid public servants we keep sending back to the Gold Dome to get you out of our hair, or ...
STATESBORO - It's pretty hard to look back at Georgia Southern's inaugural season in the Football Bowl Subdivision and find anything that could be ...
A National Hurricane Center track posted Thursday night includes all of coastal Georgia, as well as Florida's entire Atlantic coast, in Tropical Storm Erica ...
SAVANNAH - Coastal Empire Beer Co. is hosting a fundraising fourth-anniversary party from 6-10 p.m. Friday at 79 Ross Road in Savannah to raise money ...
The city of Riceboro has been awarded a $155,000 Drinking Water State Revolving Fund loan by the Georgia Environmental Finance Authority board of directors.
The Georgia Department of Labor announced Thursday that Metro Hinesville's unemployment rate for July was 6.9 percent, 0.2 percentage point from 6 ...
Liberty County High School alumnus Donnie Pulliam spent the summer interning with the Heritage Foundation in Washington.
A tractor-trailer hauling logs struck a car Wednesday afternoon at Talmadge Road and E.B. Cooper Highway in Walthourville, police said.
The eighth annual Kayak for a Kure will take place Saturday, starting at the Butterbean Beach Pavilion.