Bonaire: Diver's paradise - with flamingos

KRALENDIJK, Bonaire --- On a slow ascent to the surface...license plates back on land, dubbing Bonaire "Diver's Paradise." With more than...that's also often present on land. Bonaire lacks loud discos, and there's little...

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Betty Ann Meadows (BONAIRE, Ga.)

BONAIRE, Ga. - Mrs. Betty Ann Meadows, 66, of Brookhaven Ct., Bonaire, died Friday morning. Funeral services will be Sunday at 4 p.m. at Colemans Chapel United Methodist Church. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. She is...

GOP sets Ga House leadership

...Speaker Pro Tempore Jan Jones of Milton, the highest-ranking woman in state government; Majority Leader Larry O'Neal of Bonaire, Majority Whip Matt Ramsey of Peachtree City; Caucus Chairman Matt Hatchett of Dublin; Vice Chairman Sam Teasley of Marietta...

Across Georgia

...Georgia man is fighting local officials for a license to operate a home-based business that sells guns to customers online.Bonaire resident Brian Gross has twice been denied a business license by Houston Coun ty commissioners. On Wednes day, a Superior...

A Caribbean island with an exotic nightlife - under water

KRALENDIJK, Bonaire -- "He's silver, he's long, he's...that regularly skirts this stretch of Bonaire shoreline at night to feed on small fish...his dinner with their flashlights. In Bonaire, when the sun dips into the Caribbean...

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Conservative Georgians shun liberal 'King Rat' Barnes

Former state Sen. Sonny Perdue, R-Bonaire, has upstaged everyone with his "King Rat" video. Several reliable sources tell me the video is driving Gov. Roy Barnes...

Deregulate Ga. gas

...working its way through the Georgia Legislature is the natural gas deregulation bill, sponsored by Sen. Sonny Perdue, D-Bonaire. S.B. 215, unanimously passed by the Senate, is designed to bring to the natural gas industry the same type of competition...

Qualifying continues as Senators lead signees

...lead the Senate next year if Republicans win control qualified Tuesday. Senate President Pro-tempore Sonny Perdue, R-Bonaire, and Senate Minority Whip Eric Johnson, R-Savannah, signed up on the second day of qualifying for the 1998 elections...

Senate Republicans introduce ethics bills

...lobbying for state contracts. "We have enough trouble with skepticism about the public arena," said Sen. Sonny Perdue, R-Bonaire, chief sponsor of two of the measures. "It's time we restore the public trust." Mr. Perdue is sponsoring the new bill...

Officials get free night out

...for three top lawmakers and their wives: Reps. Larry Walker of Perry and Bob Lane of Statesboro and Sen. Sonny Perdue of Bonaire. Mr. Walker is the House majority leader. Mr. Perdue is president pro tem of the Senate. Mr. Lane is chairman of the...