The Brooklet Peanut Festival is Saturday and pickers are working overtime to ensure there are enough green and boiled peanuts for the big crowds. Once picked, the nuts are taken to the Sunrise Produce stand at the corner of Cromley Road and Highway 80 East in Brooklet. James Sanders, who owns Sunrise, said there will be plenty of peanuts for Saturday's festival that begins with a 5K run at 7 a.m. and then the parade ...
Members of Sons of Confederacy groups from around Georgia, including Confederate field artillery and soldier re-enactors, gathered on the property of Raymond Todd, off Doe Run Road near Ga. Highway 46 in southeast Bulloch. Todd donated the use of his property that borders I-16 for a three-flag pole monument honoring America, Georgia and the Confederacy.
Emily Fennell has read and studied the Bible for most of her life. Yet ever since she helped start a Statesboro Bible study group five years ago, Fennell said she learns something new about scripture almost every week.
Patricia Hagins helps her son Wesley Hagins with a piece of artwork Saturday at the Statesboro National Guard Armory.
Brooklet Elementary School principal Marlin Baker said the first day of school for him is kind of like Christmas.
The principal of the Charter Conservatory for Arts and Technology was both happy and cautious following a decision last week by the Georgia Charter Schools Commission to approve CCAT as one of the state's first two charter commission schools.
Georgia Southern's ROTC commander Lt. Col. George Fredrick led a two-centuries old tradition Monday with the observance of the Army's birthday. According to tradition, the first pieces of cake were given to the oldest veteran and the youngest cadet attending the ceremony. The observance was held inside Georgia Southern's Student Union.
Statesboro Publishing is going audio. Publisher Randy Morton announced an audio studio is nearly finished inside the Statesboro Herald building and both live and taped audio broadcasts soon will be available on statesboroherald.com.
About 65 area elementary school students are attending "High School Musical 3" camp this week at the Averitt Center for the Arts. Operated by local producer and director Tony Phillips and Sherri Thompson, campers will perform "Highlights from High School Musical 3" inside the Emma Kelly Theater at 11 a.m. on Friday. The show is free. Also, the entire camp will perform during the F1rst Friday celebration on Friday at 5:30 p.m. on Siebald Street, ...
It seems the intersection of Northside Drive and North Main Street is the luckiest crossroads in Statesboro.
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Dorrine Armstrong sat outside the Statesboro Outreach Center on a rainy Thursday morning feeling grateful.
Jimmie Tolbert is nearing the end of a 1,000-mile journey. Tolbert, a retired pastor from Free Will Baptist Family Ministries in Greenville, Tenn., said "The Lord impressed upon me to take on a mission to help the ministry." So, last year Tolbert, 78, decided he would bicycle 1,000 miles to raise money and awareness for the Family Ministries. Monday, Tolbert stopped in Statesboro as the guest of Wayne Miracle, pastor of New ...
Joe Davis got the news he expected Thursday morning, but he was relieved, nonetheless. Davis found out the Georgia Chrysler Dodge Jeep dealership he owns on Highway 301 South was not one of the 789 dealerships across the nation Chrysler plans to close as part of its bankruptcy reorganization.
At 2 p.m. today, the Statesboro Herald and borolive.com will launch Boro Live Update – a live news program that will air every weekday at 2 p.m.