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.
View Herald photo galleries of local 4th of July observances by local citizens.
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.
The Eagle Nation rallies Saturday, youngsters get to be a cheerleader for a day, the Hatch Attack finds some mojo, and the Eagles put the clamps on the Catamounts in their Southern Conference opener.
New Southeast Bulloch High School Principal Trey Robertson kicks off the new school year by introducing himself to students and the community.
CLICK to experience some of the sights and sounds as fallen National Guard soldier Sgt. Brock Henry Chavers Sr. was laid to rest Saturday.
University of Georgia County Extension Agent Wes Harris leads residents on a Statseboro Kiwanis Club-sponsored tour of Bulloch County farms to increase awareness of local agriculture.
The Statesboro Bulloch County Parks and Recreation Department kicked off baseball season with their Swing into Spring celebration Friday despite threatening weather. A slight drizzle in the afternoon had many wondering if the event would be cancelled altogether, but the rain ceased minutes before opening pitches and it was business as usual for the annual event.
Hear the thoughts of some who knew Michael Guido personally and through his Metter-based ministry while viewing images from his memorial service and public viewing.
Students and faculty crammed the Russell Union at Georgia Southern University Tuesday to witness history as Barack Obama was sworn in as President.
Scott Williams of Orange County, Ca. introduced Statesboro High music students to the hammered dulcimer Wednesday. Williams was brought to Bulloch County schools by the Statesboro Arts Council and closed out the week with a performance at the Averitt Center for the Arts.
Georgia Southern football players Raja Andrews and Chris Covington enjoyed their ride with Eagle Nation. Andrews finished his career as the Eagles' all-time leading receiver and Covington was named Southern Conference Defensive Player of the Year for 2008.
View slideshow and relive the 2008 Kiwanis Ogeechee Fair.
Fair Road Memorial Field behind the Honey Bowen Building was filled Saturday with pets and their owners who enjoyed the annual Pet Fun Day. Contests were held for the Longest Ears, Smallest Dog, Shortest Tail and Best Halloween Costume. There also was plenty of camaraderie among the animals and pet owners.
CLICK to view an audio slideshow of Statesboro High's rain-soaked 22-0 victory over Harris County.
CLICK to view audio slideshow of Tuesday's Veterans Day program at the Emma Kelly Theater.
CLICK to watch Fans 'n Stands audio slideshow of Bulloch Academy taking on Robert Toombs.
CLICK to watch Fan 'n Stands Audio Slideshow: Eagle Nation vs. Wofford