South Georgia teen to star in 'The Tempest'COLQUITT -- Victoria Henley, a 17-year-old actress from Colquitt, will star in the role of Miranda in a series of performances of Shakespeare's "The Tempest" this month in Monticello and Tallahassee, Fla.
Take it one day at a time.We hear this sometimes when we are going through a tough ordeal. It reminds us that looking too far ahead may bring about unnecessary worry and stress and that often the key to our sanity is to take things in stride-"one day at a time."
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Leesburg's Buster Posey and the San Francisco Giants beat the Rangers, 3-1, to win the World Series in five games as Edgar Renteria hits a three-run homer in the seventh and Tim Lincecum beats Texas ace Cliff Lee for the second time in the Series to give San Francisco its first title, and the first for the Giants franchise since Willie Mays and the New York Giants beat Cleveland in 1954.
Stanley Jennings wins the SIAC Newcomer of the Week award, and Bobby Fitts was named the SIAC's Offensive Lineman of the Week.
NIGHT TO REMEMBER: Lee County's Posey homers, helps lift Giants to 4-0 win over Texas in Game 4 of World Series
Leesburg's Buster Posey experiences a moment he -- or his fans back home in Southwest Georgia -- will ever forget late Sunday night when he hits a monster home run to center field to help lift the Giants past the Rangers, 4-0, in Game 4 of the World Series and give San Francisco a 3-1 series lead.
Georgia Southwestern cross-country runners Mollie McGowan and Becky Atkins win All-Academic honors.
Peyton Manning and the Colts offense gets back on track in a win against Houston.
Darton's men's golf team is tioed for the lead in the District 4 preview tournament.
The Albany Tech women's basketball program is in only its second year of existence, but the Lady Titans feel ready to make a some major steps this season.
One death investigation has been ruled death by natural causes while another has been ruled a suicide, authorities say.- Ricki Barker, staff writer
Anna Catherine Ivey has been taken by her mother to the polls since she was four days old.- Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
Police say they are still looking for a male passenger that was in a golf cart when it struck a pedestrian Saturday night.- Ricki Barker, staff writer
Sgt. Maj. Conrad Potts brings to his new post nearly 30 years of experience as a Marine.- Jennifer Maddox Parks, staff writer
The Atlanta Hawks extend center Al Horford's contract, signing him to a five-year deal.
The Yellow Jackets and coach Paul Johnson haven't given up hope on a conference title this season.
Georgia will try to bounce back from an overtime loss to Florida against cupcake Idaho State this week in a non-SEC game.
HERALD PREP FOOTBALL PACKAGE: Mitchell stays No. 1 in Fab Five, Herald Heisman Watch, Schedule, Quote of the Week, Dynamite Drop in
The weekly Herald High School football package, complete with the Fab Five ratings, Herald Heisman Watch, schedule, Quote of the Week and Dymanite Drop-in.
A dead body was found today near the riverwalk at the Georgia Power dam.- Staff Reports
Roy Barnes highlights final candidate fly through the state as election day approaches.- Terry Lewis, staff writer