Now that the holidays are over, the Bulloch County branch of the American Red Cross is looking for blood donors before local supply becomes critical.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Thursday, January 8, 2008
Veterans who have trouble finding transportation to VA hospitals in Augusta and Dublin have an option now - a van will be leaving from a downtown Statesboro meeting point every Tuesday and Thursday, beginning next week, to take veterans to appointments at the hospitals.
A man investigators said shot a woman in a drunken rage told them he "blacks out when drinking" and doesn't remember a thing about the Sunday incident.
A man and woman were arrested Tuesday night after a scuffle at their Bonnett Road, Portal residence, according to Bulloch County Sheriff's incident reports.
CHARLESTON, S.C. - The upcoming 150th anniversary of the Civil War, unlike the commemorations of a half century ago, will be marked with a broader, more reverent recounting of the bloody struggle that wrenched a nation.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Wednesday, January 7, 2008
In a surprise move Tuesday, the Statesboro City Council unanimously voted against all changes to the alcohol ordinance, including the abolishment of the Alcohol Control Board.
HOUSTON - All that money you're saving these days at the gas pump? You might want to put it in the bank.
A government matching grant to the tune of $72,000 will help fund the purchase of at least eight thermal imaging cameras for the Bulloch County Fire Department.
Bulloch County Board of Education members are slated to discuss and possibly approve the 2009-2010 and 2010-2011 school calendars Thursday during an organizational meeting held at 6:30 p.m. in the William James Educational Complex on Williams Road.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Tuesday, January 6, 2008
Statesboro Police are investigating an armed robbery that may have been intended to be a simple burglary.
A little over a year ago, a mutual friend who knew local architect's Frank D'Arcangelo and Kevin Palmer brought them together and suggested they partner in some way. Each of them brought unique strengths to the table and the friend felt together they could flourish.
For 106 years, the Confederate soldier made of marble has stood, looking out from the Bulloch County Courthouse grounds, his rifle resting vertical in front of him.
"There is nothing - absolutely nothing - half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats."
Cash Owens, a junior at Southeast Bulloch High, has been nominated to attend the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders in Boston, Massachusetts, today through Tuesday, June 30.
Nearly 400 paddling enthusiasts hit the Ogeechee River with their canoes and kayaks.
The tall, thin Confederate soldier in the center of Statesboro fits a historic pattern for monuments built on the losing side of a war while it is still in the memory of the living, notes the coordinator of Georgia Southern University's public history program.
A Stilson woman is recovering from a gunshot wound to the shoulder and the suspected shooter is in custody after a manhunt that ended near Bloomingdale late Saturday, according to Bulloch County Sheriff's Office Chief Deputy Jared Akins.
It isn't even July yet, but apparently no one told Mother Nature. The early arrival of intense heat indices soaring above the 100 degree mark is sending people to the emergency room on a daily basis, said East Georgia Regional Medical Center Dr. Alan Scott.
A train struck a truck Friday afternoon on Old River Road at Maria Sorrell Road, and the driver had to be cut from the wreckage.
WASHINGTON - Alexander H. Stephens, onetime vice president of the Confederacy, sits memorialized in stone, right leg crossed over left, staring sternly into the distance as summer-clad tourists mill about him in the U.S. Capitol's Statuary Hall. Solemn and cold, he looks like he could sit there for eternity.
ATLANTA - More than 412,000 Georgians can receive tax subsidies designed to make health insurance affordable after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the nationwide assistance in a ruling Thursday.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court sent a clear message Thursday that President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is here to stay, rejecting a major challenge that would have imperiled the landmark law and health insurance for millions of Americans.
Officials signed an agreement Tuesday that would allow students who complete an associate degree in logistics at Ogeechee Technical College to progress to Georgia Southern University's bachelor's degree program in the same major.
A different kind of summer camp this week using a blooming technology, brought a new twist to Statesboro summers.
Police arrested the last of four armed robbery suspects Wednesday, all believed to have pulled off the June 10 armed robbery of Parkers' convenience store on Brampton Avenue.