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ATHENS (AP) - The chancellor of the University System of Georgia says a proposed medical school in Gainesville won't compete with plans to build a Medical College of Georgia campus in Athens.
A Fort Stewart-Hunter Army Airfield soldier died Friday night when his motorcycle crashed into the guardrail on Veterans Parkway near the intersection of I-516 in Savannah.
WASHINGTON -- People should immediately throw away more than 90 different products, from chili sauce to corned beef hash to dog food, produced at a plant linked to a botulism outbreak, the government warned Monday.
MIAMI ‑ About one in three people living in Southern coastal areas said they would ignore hurricane evacuation orders if a storm threatened their community, up from about one in four last year, according to a new poll.
Have you ever gone somewhere and immediately felt like you have just traveled back in time to a different era? That's the feeling visitors get when they step onto the grounds of the Midway Museum. It transports you back to the colonial days of Midway.
Ogeechee-Canoochee Riverkeeper will host a paddle down the Ogeechee River next Saturday.
The weather has been hot, and it has cut down on the fishing. It has been slow for several weeks.
The first historian of Midway was the Rev. James L. Stacy. The Southern Historical Association wrote about him in 1895 and reported he was reputed to be the best-educated man in that part of Georgia, Coweta County.
Liam James Irvin was born on July 4 at 3:55 p.m. to Pamela and Bobby Irvin of Walthourville. He was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces and measured 19-1/2 inches. His maternal grandparents are Andre and Vickie LaDeau of Anniston, Ala. His paternal grandparents are Billy and Sonja Irvin of Anniston, Ala. He is welcomed by his brothers Oliver and Dustin Irvin.
Brody Gene Zimmerman was born on July 5 to Tonya Zimmerman of Douglas and Mark Zimmerman of Milford, Ind. He was born at Liberty Regional Medical Center and weighed 8 pounds, 3.4 ounces and measured 21 inches. His maternal grandmother is Sue Smith of Douglas. His paternal grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Tony Zimmerman of Milford, Ind.
Diana Anderson, media specialist at Lyman Hall Elementary was named district teacher of the year Thursday, during the Liberty County School System 2016 Teacher of the Year dinner at Bradwell Institute.
Authorities are investigating the shooting of two people at a Long County nightspot early Saturday.
Led by Fort McAllister State Historic Park rangers Sarah Miller, Shirley Rowe and Trevor Johnston, a half-dozen hardy paddlers battled the elements Saturday to canoe Redbird Creek and learn more about Georgia's saltwater marsh.
There's been a lot of discussion on the Web lately about so-called “Christmas creep,” which refers to the holiday season being heavily hyped earlier and earlier with each passing year. (It’s also a nickname for my Uncle Harry, but we won’t go into that.)
They are having snow up north.
It's been 20 years since Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels graced us as two of the most lovable idiots in the history of cinema.
Most religious people believe that God loves everyone and wants all to be saved. Yet some fail to understand that he created man to have his own will so he can determine what to do or not do.
Editor's note: U.S. Rep. Buddy Carter, R-Georgia, and other area elected officials will contribute periodic columns during the upcoming legislative sessions. This is a report about orientation that he went through last week.
STATESBORO – After 11 games in the 2014 season, it comes down to the final one at Allen E. Paulson Stadium Saturday, Nov. 29, with a Sun Belt Championship and undefeated mark in the league on the line. In Georgia Southern's home finale against ULM, set to kick off at 6 p.m., Eagle Nation will also be saying farewell to 22 seniors who will play their last home game at "Our House."
Safe Hollow Animal Sanctuary founder Debbie Calicutt addressed the Long County Commission during its recent November meeting about an ongoing issue with a neighbor.
SAVANNAH - Armstrong State University President Linda M. Bleicken was appointed to the board of directors for the American Association of State Colleges and Universities during the organization's annual meeting Oct. 21 in Washington, D.C.
I was on St. Simons Island last week, scarfing down massive amounts of corn-fried shrimp at the exquisite little Georgia Sea Grill, when someone came to the table to inquire if Junior E. Lee had finished his analysis of the recent election. That really puffed up Junior when I told him.
Editor, Why did SPLOST fail? Just take a look at the article in Sunday's Coastal Courier: "City council looks at property-tax increase."
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Fort Morris will host its annual "Come and Take It!" on Saturday.