"That was fabulous!" "We thoroughly enjoyed it!" were comments heard as theater goers exited the Emma Kelly Theater this past weekend. Averitt STARS has once again brought a fun, lively musical to the Emma Kelly Stage as they presented the Broadway musical hit, "Mame."
On Highway 80 heading north from Statesboro sits William James Middle School. In addition to 550 students and 38 teachers, the school has a team of three counselors who assist the faculty and staff.
As Spc. Malinda Odom held her 15-month-old son Jase, it was clear who she'll miss most on her upcoming deployment to Afghanistan.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Monday, March 2, 2008
In spite of threatening weather, hundreds braved the rain to pay tribute to Dr. Michael Guido, world-renowned evangelist whose joyful voice and "Seeds from the Sower" ministry made his name a household word.
The Center for Irish Studies in partnership with Locos Restaurant in Statesboro will play host to Harry O'Donoghue for two nights, Monday and Tuesday. Admission is free.
To watch the Web cast of Sunday's Memorial Service at 3 p.m., click on link:
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, February 27, 2008
Registration for kindergarten classes along with the lottery for Pre-K in Bulloch County schools begins Monday. All elementary schools now have a Pre-K program and so do Statesboro High and Southeast Bulloch High.
A 10-month-old baby who suffered physical injuries including internal bleeding and brain trauma was assaulted by its mother's boyfriend, said Statesboro Police Capt. Scott Brunson.
Bulloch County's state court Judge Gary Mikell was honored Thursday as the Statesboro Kiwanis Club named him the 2009 Kiwanian of the Year.
Thousands are expected in Metter this weekend as people pay tribute to Dr. Michael Guido, known worldwide for his "Seeds from the sower" ministry, who passed away Feb. 21 at age 94.
Tough economic conditions around the nation haven't spared Bulloch County. Joe Bill Brannon, director of the Statesboro Food Bank, sees the hardship every day.
Five Bulloch County schools were rated "above average" when the Georgia Department of Education released its first School Climate Star ratings for schools across the state earlier this week.
After adding just two new members last year, Statesboro's VFW post plans to do more community service in 2015, but continues to struggle for volunteers and funds.
Bulloch Academy's Zoe Yan Li and Statesboro High School's Alex DiCesare first tied as Bulloch County's STAR students. Now they have won again and advance together, with their chosen teachers, as the Region 8 STARs.
Rocky Ford's newly elected mayor and councilman both hope youth, new ideas and hard work will bring the town to recovery from financial and legal issues.
SAVANNAH - For those who could escape work -and thousands of green-garbed tourists and locals did - Tuesday turned out to be a nearly perfect day to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Savannah.
Eastern Heights Baptist Church will hold a Model Seder Meal, presented by the organization "Jews for Jesus," on Sunday at 6 p.m. in the Family Life Center Fellowship Hall.
Community volunteers will hit the streets next week for Ogeechee Technical College's 2015 iGot campaign.
Under a planned transportation zone shift, about 140 students who would have attended Langston Chapel Elementary School next school year will ride buses to Sallie Zetterower Elementary instead.
A man charged Thursday regarding shots fired at a Statesboro apartment complex is wanted on murder charges in South Carolina.
The Averitt Center for the Arts will cut the ribbon on its brand new Center for Performing Arts at 41 West Main Street on Friday at 4:30 p.m.
After 20 years growing his business, Michael Nordeoff is poised to make a hard-to-ignore, barely used former auto dealership on Veterans Memorial Parkway the new headquarters of his Complete Car Care, which will then have three shops, all in Statesboro.
Naomi Neville just turned 100, but that milestone has not dampened her spirit or her memory.
The Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps' (JROTC) color guard teams from Statesboro High and Southeast Bulloch High captured both the boys and girls Region 9 championship titles, and each team won other trophies during the event held last Saturday at Metter High School.
Prompted by the death of 18-year-old Michael Joseph Gatto last summer, the Georgia House of Representatives approved legislation Friday to define what bars are, make 21 the minimum age to enter one or work as a bouncer, and place new demands on cities, counties and businesses to report alcoholic beverage violations.
Damon Lee Fowler, a noted authority on Southern cooking and its history, will deliver the 2015 Jack N. and Addie D. Averitt Lecture Sunday at 3 p.m. in the Emma Kelly Theatre at the Averitt Center for the Arts in downtown Statesboro.