A Therapeutic Fishing Rodeo was held at Mill Creek Regional Park Thursday.
A forestry field day competition hosted by the local Georgia Forestry Commission was held Thursday on the grounds of the Bulloch County Horseman's Association facility. About 120 area students were practicing for the State Forestry Competition to be held on April 17 at George L. Smith State Park.
Reading sessions held at Statesboro Regional Library.
Buddies Brandon Connely, center, and Chris Hendrix, both 7, participate in one of Wonda Jenkins' word games at the Boys & Girls Club of Bulloch County during Family Day Thursday. The club held special activities all week to highlight all the programs offered by the club. Some of the activities included Teacher's Day and an Ice Cream Social on Friday.
Statesboro Area Special Olympics was held Friday at Georgia Southern University's Track and Field complex. More than 100 children from Bulloch County schools came out to compete in the games, which featured running, jumping and even a shot put event. Statesboro will play host to the Georgia Special Olympic Games in the fall.
Brooklet Elementary School students, faculty and staff raised more than $7,000 after holding a mini-Relay for Life Friday at the school. Students walked around a make-shift track in front of the school, jumped rope and held several tug of wars.
The Statesboro-Bulloch Coucy Recreation Department hald its seventh annual Swing into Spring event Friday evening at Mill Creek Park. About 2,000 people came out to enjoy food, games, fireworks and, of course, cheer on the hundreds of youngsters who will play baseball and softball this spring.
Guests attended Friday's dedication ceremony of Fred Fletcher Park.
Brooklet Elementary School celebrated success in the Accelerated Reader program by holding a "Snow Day" on Friday at the school. Three truck loads of ice were brought in and the ice was made into snow and blown out on the children. On the warm Friday, the snow quickly melted and became mud. Somehow, the kids didn't mind.
The 20th annual Georgia Southern Math Tournament was held at GSU's Hanner Fieldhouse Saturday. Middle and high school students from all over southeast Georgia attended the event.
The Georgia Southern basketball team has started an outreach program with Julia P. Bryant Elementary School and will mentor students every Friday whenever the the team is not out of town for games.
Statesboro Christmas Festival 2007
Market District holds Grand Opening and Fall Festival Thursday
Ogeechee Technical College celebrated Oktoberfest Monday
Red Ribbon Week October 23-31 Post your pics from Red Ribbon Week at statesboroherald.com.
A dozen police vehicles responded to a high-speed chase initiated on northbound Georgia Highway 67 just outside of Statesboro and ending on South Main Street where three suspects were arrested in a stolen vehicle at about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday.
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On the Thursday before Georgia Southern's 2011 home opener against Tusculum, head football Coach Jeff Monken addressed the topic of expectations for his team.
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Statesboro Herald staff photographer narrates as we take a look back on 2009 and discover the power of photographs to bear witness to times, places, and people.
Last week, the Statesboro-Bulloch Chamber of Commerce Agribusiness Committee named Al Clark and his family the 2009 Farm Family of the Year.
They come from different backgrounds. They have different motivations. Different talents to contribute and different roles to play. One common cause.