Erin Haskins was always a visual learner. She liked to be able to see things in front of her and learned best when she could visualize the concepts being taught. But after having surgery to remove a brain tumor last December, the 15-year-old lost vision in her right eye and has no peripheral vision or depth perception. "I was really, really scared," she said when she first discovered her vision loss. ...
The Statesboro City Council approved two annexation requests at their meeting Tuesday night, two weeks after tabling the issue.
As the holiday season approaches, workers and volunteers at the Statesboro Food Bank are preparing for a busy time, not only in terms of service, but in receiving donations as well.
Some students at Ogeechee Technical College will soon have the opportunity to drive around in a new truck.
Georgia Forestry officials said Thursday the fire that consumed more than 260 acres around Cypress Lake is contained, but they are still monitoring it in the event it flares up again.
Two annexation requests that were tabled at the last meeting will be on Statesboro's agenda for their meeting Tuesday night.
When Beautine Smith's house caught fire in April while she was at work, she rushed home to see how bad the damage was.
"I think you can put a fork in this election. It's done," said Barrow. Barrow had a more than 3,000 vote lead late Tuesday night, but a computer glitch in Effingham County resulted in the votes at nine precincts having to be counted by hand Wednesday, leading to the delay. Burns easily carried Effingham County with 74 percent of the vote, but it wasn't enough as Barrow won by 1,077 votes. This year's ...
More than 300 people are expected Saturday for the annual Veterans Day program to be held at the Emma Kelly Theater.
Shontay Jones is expecting a long day today. The deputy voter registrar for Bulloch County will be at her office by 7 a.m. and will be there until at least 7 p.m., when the polls close, offering whatever assistance is needed to the poll workers at the various precincts. Election officials are estimating a good turnout in Bulloch County for today's general election that features two local County Commission races as well as ...
Almost nine years after the original building opened, Georgia Southern's Recreation Activity Center is set to open an expansion that will more than double the size of the facility.
When Jodie Hendrix arrived at the Kiwanis-Ogeechee Fairgrounds at 4:45 a.m. Saturday to make final preparations for the Statesboro Service League Attic Sale, she wasn't the first one to arrive.
Members of Immanuel Baptist Church may never go to Haiti to spread the message of Jesus Christ to the country's citizens, but that doesn't mean they won't be able to affect change in the Haiti.
Organizers of the Statesboro Service League Attic Sale are hoping to raise $30,000 from their annual fund raiser, which will be used to support various groups in Bulloch County.
For those who can't wait for Election Day to cast your ballot, early voting in Georgia will begin today and run though Friday at the Bulloch County Courthouse.