She has followed a path paved by the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in her own life. On Tuesday, television news anchor Soledad O'Brien reminded a crowd of thousands at Georgia Southern University's Hanner Fieldhouse that they can, too. O'Brien was the featured speaker for Georgia Southern's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration. "People have said to me, 'Dr. King was like Jesus come to earth.' But, no, he was not. ...
Members of the Bulloch County Historical Society gathered Monday alongside Gentilly Road to unveil the latest in a series of markers highlighting Bulloch County's past.
Don't look for U.S. Rep. John Barrow to run for U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss's seat in 2014.
A Statesboro business has to close its doors after continually violating requirements imposed upon it by the city.
An award given annually to Ogeechee Technical College's brightest student leader was presented Wednesday to a surprised finalist.
A nonprofit organization already assisting foster children in and around Bulloch County could soon go an extra mile.
The Averitt Center for the Arts is looking for a few good men and women.
Jack Fussell really enjoys a challenge. Some in Bulloch County got to see that for themselves this week. Fussell passed through as part of a coast-to-coast run. When diagnosed 12 years ago with a bleeding ulcer and given an ultimatum by doctors - become healthier or die within a year - the 50-year-old, about 270-pound Fussell answered the bell. The Canton, Ga., native shed more than 100 pounds during the next 12 ...
People looking for work in Statesboro and Bulloch County have a new place to turn.
The story of Northern Ireland in the late 20th century is one of civil unrest, political upheaval and an oppressed citizenry coming together to have their voices heard and rights realized.
A new-look Bulloch County Board of Education met Thursday to welcome recent additions and kickoff 2013.
The Bulloch County Board of Education will meet today and, for the first time in eight years, it will be without two men who were serving as the group's longest-tenured members.
Statesboro City Council kicked off the new year by welcoming its newest member in a Thursday meeting at City Hall.
Notable changes for the proposed 2013-14 Bulloch County school calendar buck a recent tradition and give additional days to assist students that have fallen behind.
Seventh-grade art student Kelsey Fallin was announced Tuesday as the winner of the inaugural Georgia Southern University Eagle Nation in Education contest, awarding her the chance to personally design an eagle sculpture for her school.
Though supported by just as many people who opposed the notion, Sunday sales of package alcohol in the city of Portal will remain prohibited.
Officials with the City of Statesboro announced Tuesday that a date is set to discuss major address changes for businesses along Northside Drive.
Three area schools earned state "Reward" status this year, according to a list released Tuesday by the Georgia Department of Education.