Richmond County police investigate miscarriage after assault arrest

Police are investigating a woman's miscarriage that occurred shortly after she reported an assault by the...area. She declined to be taken to the hospital.She had a miscarriage less than one week later. The fetus was taken to the Georgia...

Athens couple welcomes quadruplets after miscarriage

After a miscarriage early last year, Matt and Julianne Kirkland, of Athens, feared they would not be able to add another child to their family...

A tale of two sergeants

...to occur Nov. 1, but Army Secretary John McHugh has delayed it 60 days to allow him to file another appeal.A horrible miscarriage of justice will occur if Martland is kicked out while Bergdahl is allowed to walk.One soldier is a hero, and the other...

Matthew's Gift group crafts bereavement boxes to distribute to mothers, families who have lost a baby

...she recently discovered in Michigan. The ministries give bereavement boxes to families who have recently lost babies to miscarriage or stillbirth.On Oct. 15, she gave nine boxes to Cindi Overlie of Bereavement Support at Doctors Hospital, the charity's...

What 'miscarriage of justice'?

...in the Campbell era, Arcangeli said, "he's the chairman of the board." Worse yet is Campbell's whining about a "miscarriage of justice." The only thing worse than a corrupt, tax-evading elected official is one who, when caught, can still...

Rate of pregnant teens dips

...Columbia County, where abortions and miscarriages have increased and the teen pregnancy...Resources Center for Health Statistics. Miscarriages in Richmond County decreased from 46...1994 to 1995. In Columbia County, miscarriages increased from seven to eight from...

9-11 birthdays are bittersweet

...Angel had pretty much given up on having children. She and her husband, Robert Pike, already had suffered through three miscarriages and the death of their 5-month-old twins. The 39-year-old was shocked when she discovered she was pregnant again...

The blessings of professional chaplaincy

The other day I was surfing the Internet looking for sources on dealing with grief caused by miscarriages. I came upon an article written by a physician on a religious Web site. It started out as a pretty good article until I arrived...

State adoptions office using new means to find homes

...state adoption coordinators could clone Charlie and Jackie Hood, they would. After seven years of fertility treatments, miscarriages and dashed dreams, they decided to adopt one child. Instead, they took home four. The two boys and two girls, ages 4...

Company recalls its Colby cheese

...potentially fatal, infections in young children, the elderly and people with weak immune systems. It also can cause miscarriages. The cheese, sold in vacuum-packed plastic bags, carries the code A259 on the label and was sold in South Carolina and...