Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Wednesday, March 25, 2008
A teenage victim of a March 10 shooting at Luetta Moore Park remains in critical condition, and police are still offering a $500 reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspect still at large.
A local man is behind bars, held without bond on a child cruelty charge, said Bulloch County Sheriff Lynn Anderson.
The message was of hope and change Monday at the Bulloch County Relay for Life's 25th "Silver" anniversary celebration and Survivor Dinner.
The annual parade of athletes followed by a fireworks display will kick off the recreation department's baseball and softball season Friday at Mill Creek Park. The event, now in its eighth year also includes music, exhibition games, tattoo art and the traditional first pitch of the season.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Tuesday, March 24, 2008
(Note: The following is part of a weekly series of stories about some "Unsung Heroes" in the Bulloch County school system.)
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Monday, March 23, 2008
Blue Bell Cremeries honored Bulloch County Teacher of the Year Tiffany Todd with an Ice Cream party recently attended by the entire school at Southeast Bulloch High.
Local horseback riders are invited to mount up against cancer Saturday, March 28 for a trail ride for the Candler County's Relay for Life Team Yosemite Sam.
The Statesboro Herald is getting greener.
Bulloch County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man Wednesday they have been seeking for months, said Bulloch County Sheriff Lynn Anderson.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, March 20, 2008
Zippy Duvall brought the essence of farming to life Thursday as he spoke to guests at the Statesboro-Bulloch County Agribusiness Luncheon. Duvall, president of the Georgia Farm Bureau, spoke of important agricultural issues in Georgia, driving the point home that agriculture will survive and continue to be the backbone of the country.
With historic buildings and sites at risk and in need of repair, the Portal Heritage Society is seeking ways to raise money and breathe new life into the town's annual Catface Country Turpentine Festival.
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.