The Georgia Southern Eagles used a barrage of 3-pointers to take an 88-49 exhibition win over the Thomas University Night Hawks on Friday night at Hanner Fieldhouse.
Mr. and Mrs. John Mark Christopher of Conyers, Ga., announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Margaret "Meg" Christopher of Conyers, to Mitchell Edward Hill, son of Mr. and Mrs. Randy Frank Hill of Statesboro, Ga.
Eugene and Kathleen Barnwell Mincey of Brooklet, Ga., celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on October 3, 2013. They were married in Statesboro, Ga., on October 3, 1953, at the home of the Rev. and Mrs. Gus Groover. On Sunday, October 6, they were honored with a family dinner hosted by their three daughters and their husbands - Debbie (Jimmy) Kennedy and Charlene (Ray) Robbins, all of Statesboro, and Sandy McElveen of Richmond Hill, Ga. ...
LOS ANGELES - A man carrying a bag with a hand-written note that said he "wanted to kill TSA" opened fire with a semi-automatic rifle at a security checkpoint at Los Angeles International Airport on Friday, killing a TSA officer and wounding at least three others, authorities said.
Mr. Randy Jones Sr. James R. Barnes Mortuary BROOKLET, Ga. -- Mr. Randy Jones Sr., age 44, passed away peacefully on October 24th at his residence under the excellent care of Ogeechee Area Hospice, surrounded by his loving family. Mr. George Pryor Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, Statesboro Chapel Mr. George Pryor, age 61, passed away Monday morning, October 28th. To view the full obituary, click on this link: http://www.legacy.com/StatesboroHerald/DeathNotices.asp
Jeff Monken has never lost to Furman as the head coach at Georgia Southern.
You can throw the records out when Statesboro and Wayne County get together tonight at Womack Field.
BROOKLET - The Southeast Bulloch Yellow Jackets officially punched their ticket into the Class AAA state playoffs last week, but there is still plenty of work to be done.
In their last four games, the Portal Panthers have alternated wins and losses. If the trend holds, they're due for a win tonight.
Bulloch Academy will travel 3½ hours to Americus today to face Southland Academy in an important GISA Region 1-AAA contest.
ROSEMONT, Ill. - Giving the power conferences more autonomy in a restructured NCAA could help address the "existential threats" that plague college sports at their highest level, Big Ten commissioner Jim Delany said.
Georgia Southern hosts its first game of the 2013-14 season as Thomas University comes to Hanner Fieldhouse for an exhibition contest.
FLOWERY BRANCH - The NFL trade deadline has passed. Tony Gonzalez knows where he'll be finishing his 17-year career. Now, to make the best of it. Gonzalez will spend at least nine more weeks with the Atlanta Falcons before fading into retirement, and he's not giving up on the idea of extending things just a bit with an improbable trip to the playoffs. If nothing else, he doesn't have to ...
ST. LOUIS - Clutch hitting deserted the St. Louis Cardinals in the postseason. The power arms that got them to the World Series finally gave out, too. For the third straight year there's satisfaction in the achievement of making a deep October run. They were close to a second title in three years, largely thanks to rookie Michael Wacha, and there's ...
It is that time in the semester when testing is flying around like pancakes on the griddle. Even though there may be great anxiety among the student body, there must be a method by which they can be evaluated for a number of reasons: do the students have a grasp of the material, are there areas that can be improved, are they ready to move to the next level of learning and what can the teacher do to motivate and encourage student progress?
Stilson Elementary School's well pump stopped working, leaving the school without water, at about 9:50 a.m. Friday, the Bulloch County school system said.
Two people were arrested Thursday in connection with a recent armed robbery and kidnapping, and six others in the same apartment were charged with drug-related offenses, police said.
A 39-year-old man exposed himself as students boarded a Bulloch County school bus Thursday morning, and then undercover sheriff's investigators caught the suspect doing the same thing Friday, the sheriff's office said.
The SUV that a Richmond Hill woman was driving ran off U.S. Highway 80 East "for an unknown reason" before it crashed and killed her, according to the Georgia State Patrol.
WASHINGTON - A burst of hiring in October added a surprisingly strong 204,000 jobs to the economy in a month when the government was partly shut down for 16 days. And employers added far more jobs in August and September than previously thought.
The following are among the food service establishments inspected in August and September by the Bulloch County Health Department. The department scores on a 100-percentile scale. Kitchens are inspected at least every four months and are required to post their score sheets in public. The score and selected comments from health inspectors are included in each report. All eating establishments are located in Statesboro, except where noted. To view all restaurant scores, visit www.bullochhealthdepartment.com. ➤ ...