Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Monday June 8, 2009
The most important question concerning the Statesboro City Council's actions Tuesday to reinstate Judy McCorkle as city clerk, director of finance and administration and supervisor of city elections, has yet to be answered.
Two Statesboro city councilmen are concerned the city decided to reinstate former City Clerk and Director of Finance and Administration Judy McCorkle despite council members previously stating their intent to let her termination stand.
The Statesboro Herald earned 14 awards Friday during the Georgia Press Association's annual awards banquet on Jekyll Island.
The Statesboro Herald's advertising department won 19 awards at the 2009 Georgia Press Association's Advertising Contest announced recently.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, June 5, 2009
Utility crews were busy Thursday morning taking down trees and preparing to install sewer lines along Portal's Main Street as the city's first phase of new sewer construction progresses.
Several bars of pure silver used in the glass-making process were reported stolen from Viracon Monday, according to Bulloch County Sheriff's reports.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Thursday, June 4, 2009
Statesboro Police Arrests
When Abigail Harris began high school, she was a quiet girl secretly dreaming of Broadway. Today, Harris now knows she'll see the bright lights of the big city every day. She was accepted recently to the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in Manhattan, where she plans to study musical theater.
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, right next to the Averitt Center. Above, Eastyn Durrence, left, who plays "Sharpay," and Phillip English, who plays "Ryan," perform "I Want ...
Caterpillar? That was the burning question Tuesday as Bulloch County Commissioners listened to arguments from representatives of both companies as to why their product would be the best motor grader for the county.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Wednesday, June 3, 2009
A Uvalda man was seriously injured in an attack Sunday morning, and police seek clues regarding his attackers' identities.
Statesboro Mayor Jan Moore was elected to the board of directors of the Georgia Municipal Association during the GMA's annual meeting in Savannah June 28.
CHICAGO - For nearly a century, insulin has been a life-saving diabetes treatment. Now scientists are testing a tantalizing question: What if pills containing the same medicine patients inject every day could also prevent the disease?
WASHINGTON - Even after another month of strong hiring in June and a sinking unemployment rate, the U.S. job market just isn't what it used to be.
A man who initiated a petition to remove the Confederate memorial statue from the Bulloch County Courthouse Square will speak during the Bulloch County Commission meeting Tuesday.
Bulloch County Commissioners passed the 2016 budget Tuesday, contingent upon the passing of a tax increase proposal next month.
Shopping at a local grocery store this Saturday will not only fill your pantry but will benefit a charity that helps soldiers who have been wounded in action.
A Metter man was electrocuted Wednesday while working on an air conditioning system at a Neville Dairy Road home.
ATLANTA - Confederate flags will continue flying at Stone Mountain Park near Atlanta because Georgia law prevents their removal, the head of a state authority that oversees the park said Wednesday.
Mermaids, goats and a variety of monsters were lurking on Statesboro's Siebald Street this week as key characters during the Averitt Center for the Arts summer Puppet Camp.
Hosted by the Statesboro-Bulloch County Parks and Recreation Department and Sea Island Bank, the annual festival begins at 4 p.m. and last until 11 p.m., said Broni Gainous, marketing and communications coordinator for Statesboro-Bulloch County Parks and Recreation.
Since the Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex marriages are legal across the nation, at least two same-sex couples have applied for a marriage license in Bulloch County.
Eagle Nation's biggest fan may leave Statesboro and return to his hometown.
While "real" fireworks are now legal, Statesboro residents likely still will have to travel out of state to buy bottle rockets, roman candles and other fireworks that fly into the air and go boom.
Two new Georgia laws that take effect today pertain to alcoholic beverages and have Statesboro connections.
The Georgia Board of Regents announced Tuesday morning that Georgia Southern University President Dr. Brooks Keel is the sole finalist to replace Ricardo Azziz as president of Georgia Regents University in Augusta.