Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Monday, August 4, 2008
A car accident Sunday afternoon has taken the life of Virginia "Ginger" Deal, wife of former Bulloch County Commissioner Bobby Deal.
The new principal at Brooklet Elementary School summed up the first day of school in one word: "Exciting!"
A crowd of nearly 40 people gathered Friday evening to honor the lives of two teens, Tracy Randall Deal Jr., 13, and Devin Franklin Miller, 15, who tragically lost their lives in an all-terrain vehicle accident in late July.
Statesboro city officials said they are not concerned about discrepancies found in the resume of recently hired city manager Shane Haynes.
Yellow school buses, flashing yellow lights and yellow #2 pencils all go back to work Monday as Bulloch County Schools start the 2008-09 school year.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, August 1, 2008
A man told investigators he was hired to kill a woman he kidnapped Monday in the Portal area, said Bulloch County Sheriff's Chief Investigator Capt. Todd Hutchens.
Thanks to the efforts of local volunteers and organizations, 20,000 pounds of food will be delivered Saturday to Grady Street Park and distributed to hundreds of Statesboro families in need.
"Broadway and Beyond" theater camp participants at the Averitt Center for the Arts prepare for the end of their sessions with rehearsals for the performance of their production.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Thursday July 31, 2008
A woman convicted of stealing more than $1 million from Merrill Lynch and clients of the company received a sentence of five years in prison. The former stock broker, Doria Sabia-Florence, worked in the Statesboro Merrill Lynch office as well as in Boca Raton, Fla.
A 19-year-old Statesboro man faces murder charges stemming from the Sunday morning shooting of a Sylvania man at a local motel.
Bulloch County Sheriff's deputies, assisting the Georgia Insurance Commissioner's office, arrested a Statesboro man Wednesday morning on charges of insurance fraud.
Hair tousled and apparently not long from being awakened, a man who works as an insurance agent in Metter appeared surprised early Wednesday when a Bulloch County Sheriff's deputy knocked on his door.
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.
A Statesboro man who police say beat a 5-year-old girl during a domestic dispute Sunday was arrested and is being held without bond.
A man who walked away from a Statesboro-area personal care home Saturday was found dead in Savannah Sunday evening, according to Chatham County authorities.
After nine months in business, Salon Cheveux & Spa, at 25 N. Main St. across from the courthouse, has racked up both a Brick Award for Most Improved Interior and a Best in The Boro award as "Best Spa/Salon."
Jennifer Campbell Mock of the Mock Law Firm LLC in Statesboro was installed as president-elect of the Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia during the organization's Annual Meeting on June 19. She was sworn in by Justice Keith Blackwell of the Supreme Court of Georgia.
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.