One could argue one of the most important jobs today is that of a school nurse – someone who is trusted with the health, well-being and safety of a school's children.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Monday, March 30, 2008
(Note: This is the first in a two-part Spring Break special. See next Sunday's Lifestyles for a story about GSU students who spent their break working in an orphanage in Honduras.)
Nate Huff is a true example of an extraordinary young man. At age 17, he has been selected to compete against other Boys & Girls Club members for the Georgia Youth of the Year title and a $2,000 scholarship from the Reader's Digest Foundation. As the Youth of the Year for Boys & Girls Club of Bulloch County, Huff is among hundreds of local youth across the country recognized by Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) for his sound character, leadership skills and willingness to give back to the community.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, March 27, 2008
Bulloch County Sheriff's investigators are seeking a man they said broke into an Eldora Road area home, but fled after an alarm sounded.
Statesboro Police are investigating an armed robbery at Campus Club Apartments Tuesday where three men robbed a male victim at gunpoint, according to Statesboro Police reports.
What brings patriotism, the Beatles, Broadway and Emma Kelly together? Four grand pianos and four talented musicians for one night only.
The Eighth Annual Swing into Spring event complete with fireworks and a parade of athletes is set to kick off the recreation department's baseball and softball season today at Mill Creek Park.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Thursday, March 26, 2008
Many people drive by it every day, but few take the time to stop and check it out. That is both part of the beauty of the Georgia Southern Botanical Garden, as well as part of the problem, according to director Carolyn Altman.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Wednesday, March 25, 2008
Statesboro City Council is slated to resume Tuesday looking at possibilities for a revised Alcoholic Beverages Ordinance, after putting the topic on pause while events in Statesboro inspired a pending change in state law.
Bulloch County 911 operators are being celebrated this week as National Public Safety Telecommunications Week unfolds, but that doesn't mean the work load will lighten.
An elderly man bitten on the hand by a venomous snake Wednesday afternoon was flown to Savannah for treatment.
ATLANTA - Students at Georgia's public colleges and universities will see tuition increases this fall, after university system officials Tuesday backed increases including a 9 percent per semester boost at Georgia Tech and the University of Georgia.
Dr. Roslyn Banks-Jackson worries about what will happen in Emanuel County when Emanuel Medical Center shuts its labor and delivery unit.
A woman whose remains were found Friday behind an abandoned house in Jenkins County had been burned before being buried in a shallow grave, said Jenkins County Sheriff Robert Oglesby.
A man who officials said fought with a deputy and knocked a Taser from the deputy's hand during a foot chase Wednesday finally was subdued and charged with felony drug possession.
Two men caught with a variety of illegal drugs were arrested after an officer smelled marijuana in the suspects' car and called for assistance from a K-9 officer.
A man was arrested for reportedly flagging down traffic on Fair Road last week after police said they found him with drugs and a handgun.
An armed teen suspect was arrested Sunday when a sheriff's deputy reportedly caught him with a stolen utility vehicle and a stolen handgun.
Cowboys from around the world will ride into town this weekend to compete in the Statesboro Kiwanis Rodeo Friday and Saturday.
Following Tuesday evening's 27th Annual Deen Day Smith Service to Mankind Awards gala at Georgia Southern University's Nessmith-Lane Conference Center, this year's award recipients as well as past recipients enjoyed socializing at a coffee held in their honor at Pittman Park United Methodist Church Wednesday morning.
In just five short years, a precocious and spunky little darling has endured 83 blood transfusions. This week, Statesboro High School students and employees did their part to keep Irelynn Rose a happy and growing 5-year-old.
Rep. Rick Allen talked about the surprising fast pace of his first quarter representing Georgia's 12th District in Congress and the Republican answered "Yes" when asked if the relationship between Congress and the White House is as dysfunctional as it looks.
Human remains found Friday behind an abandoned wood frame house in Jenkins County have led to the arrest of two suspects police believe are connected to a woman reported missing earlier this year.