Richmond Academy to honor 1956 championship football team

...football season at the school to date. It won both the south Georgia and state championship, which no other Richmond Aca...other game with a strong defensive strategy.In the South Georgia Cham pion ship on Dec. 7, 1956, Richmond Academy...

We're in good company

...the six most charitable states ? based on a Chronicle of Philanthropy analysis of 2012 tax returns ? are in the South.Georgia was No. 5 on the list and South Carolina was No. 6, based on the ratio of contributions to adjusted gross income...

Superintendent candidates differ on how to boost graduation rates

...the high school graduation rate during a televised debate Sunday.Republican Richard Woods, a veteran educator from south Georgia, said the solution is tailoring the graduation requirements to the child's career choice. Dem o crat Valarie Wilson...

Polygraph expert admits lying in Ga. murder trial

BRUNSWICK, Ga. -- A polygraph examiner pleaded guilty to perjury Friday for testifying falsely under oath in a violent south Georgia murder case.

South Georgia's Berrien County is popular for big bass

If you want a chance to catch some really big bass, check out the Paradise Public Fishing Area in south Georgia's Berrien County.There are 68 lakes (525 acres of water) stocked with largemouth bass, bluegills, redear sunfish (shellcrackers...

Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Grand Ole Opry' music star Hamilton was a class act

...seen Joe's PBS program recently while in Georgia."The next month, George and his wife visited Joe at his home in south Georgia. They reconnected and talked often. They had started off as regulars on the CBS Morning Show with Jimmy Dean, toured...

Dogs backup QB has his moments

...shaggy-haired eighth grader impressing on the summer camp circuit.Theus remembers hearing the first tales of a South Georgia kid who was different than the rest."I kept hearing about this kid Brice Ramsey who could sling the ball from Camden...

Property transfers

...Tract LLC to Designer Homes & Construction LLC, Lot 70, Lakes at Spirit Creek, $29,900Keith W. Blaschke and South Georgia Custom Homes LLC to Anthony Michael Salcido, Section I, Lot 50, Block A, McCoys Creek, $179,900Freedom Mortgage...

Texas A&M Aggies doing fine without Johnny Manziel

...frustration against Savannah State. THIS WEEK'S GAMES ? Georgia Southern at Georgia Tech, Noon (Fox Sports South)? Georgia at South Carolina, 3:30 p.m. (CBS-Ch. 12)? S.C. State at Coastal Carolina, 6 p.m. (No TV)THIS...

Across the region

Ex-manager says he lied to investigatorsALBANY, GA. - A former manager of a south Georgia peanut processing plant blamed for a deadly salmonella outbreak says he lied to federal investigators to protect the company...