By The Associated Press / The Bulletin
January 19, 2011
Today is Wednesday, Jan. 19, the 19th day of 2011. There are 346 days left in the year.
TODAY'S HIGHLIGHT IN HISTORY
On Jan. 19, 1861, Georgia became the fifth state to secede from the Union as delegates to a special convention in Milledgeville (then the capital) voted 208-89 for separation.