Work on the new Julia P. Bryant Elementary School building is underway. Plans to build the new Julia P. Bryant were finalized in March when voters approved an extension of the Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax for education. The new JPB school is being built adjacent to the existing school, on property at the corner of West Main Street and Stockyard Road. After students move into the new school, students from Mattie Lively ...
The cast of "High School Musical 2" rehearses Monday at the Emma Kelly Theater. The wildly popular Disney show is performed by an all local cast of Statesboro residents. The play is directed by Tony Phillips, Sherri Thompson and Lisa Muldrew. Also, after acting in many local productions, Statesboro accountant Russ Lanier went behind the scenes for the first time and is producing the show. The musical premieres Friday at 7 p.m. in the Emma ...
Queen Glitter (aka Kathy Bennett of Atlanta) shares her magic coloring book with children at Statesboro Regional Library while telling stories and encouraging reading Thursday.
Atlanta Ballet's Summer Intensive at Georgia Southern University is a two-week program that includes instruction in the disciplines of ballet, pointe, jazz, and modern dance with students participating in four classes per day. Included are rehearsals for a public demonstration which will be performed on Friday, July 17.
Outgoing Georgia Southern University President Bruce Grube and wife Kathryn preside over their last annual Watermelon Cutting on campus Tuesday. According to Georgia Southern's Web site, the traditional event began with the late university President Zach Henderson in 1948.
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Students from the St. Benedict School for the Performing Arts in Darby, England, area participating in the Georgia Southern University International Arts Academy.
Georgia Commissioner of Labor Michael Thurmond spoke at Tuesday's Statesboro-Bulloch County Chamber of Commerce Speakers Luncheon at the Quality Inn and Suites. Thurmond told the audience it was hard to find good news in Georgia's 9.7 percent unemployment rate, but he has noticed a slowing in state residents losing their jobs. He also praised Georgia Southern as a vital part of Bulloch's economy. U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson will be the next Chamber luncheon speaker in ...
Area children performed 'Jack and the Beanstalk' Saturday at Georgia Southern University's Performing Arts Center.
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"Jack and the Beanstalk" cast mates rehearse at Georgia Southern University's Performing Arts Center Tuesday. The production is being staged by the Missoula Children's Theatre with area children and will be performed Saturday at 2 p.m. Look for more photos in Sunday's Lifestyles section.
Middle school students gathered at Georgia Southern this week for a five-day Eagle Science Camp session. According to the school Web site, the students live at GSU during the camp and participate in laboratory adventures and camp activities.
Statesboro High School, Southeast Bulloch High School and Portal High School all held their commencement ceremonies at Hanner Fieldhouse at GSU Saturday. To see more photos or to purchase prints from these events, please visit the following links:
Gray skies and intermittent rain storms didn't deter hard core water fanatics during opening day at the aquatic park inside Mill Creek Park. Splash is open today from noon to 6 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. for its sneak preview Memorial Day weekend.
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.
Want something to do with your kids this summer? How about fishing?
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.