Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Thursday, June 4, 2009
Statesboro Police Arrests
When Abigail Harris began high school, she was a quiet girl secretly dreaming of Broadway. Today, Harris now knows she'll see the bright lights of the big city every day. She was accepted recently to the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in Manhattan, where she plans to study musical theater.
About 65 area elementary school students are attending "High School Musical 3" camp this week at the Averitt Center for the Arts. Operated by local producer and director Tony Phillips and Sherri Thompson, campers will perform "Highlights from High School Musical 3" inside the Emma Kelly Theater at 11 a.m. on Friday. The show is free. Also, the entire camp will perform during the F1rst Friday celebration on Friday at 5:30 p.m. on Siebald Street, right next to the Averitt Center. Above, Eastyn Durrence, left, who plays "Sharpay," and Phillip English, who plays "Ryan," perform "I Want ...
Caterpillar? That was the burning question Tuesday as Bulloch County Commissioners listened to arguments from representatives of both companies as to why their product would be the best motor grader for the county.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Wednesday, June 3, 2009
A Uvalda man was seriously injured in an attack Sunday morning, and police seek clues regarding his attackers' identities.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Tuesday, June 2, 2009
In an unexpected move, the Statesboro City Council voted Tuesday to reinstate former city clerk and director of finance and administration Judy McCorkle.
Early every school morning, a group of dedicated ladies gather in the Stilson Elementary kitchen to prepare to feed their charges under the direction of lunchroom manager Betty Brannen.
A new Health Science building expansion will provide needed space for Ogeechee Technical College's growing enrollment, and will give the local economy a boost, said OTC President Dawn Cartee.
Statesboro Police charged a 13-year-old male Saturday in a molestation incident involving a 4-year-old female, said Chief Stan York.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Monday, June 1, 2009
Statesboro High School, Southeast Bulloch High School and Portal High School all held their commencement ceremonies at Hanner Fieldhouse at GSU Saturday. To see more photos or to purchase prints from these events, please visit the following links:
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.
ATLANTA - Georgia's specialty license plate featuring the Confederate flag should be redesigned, Gov. Nathan Deal said Tuesday, after initially telling reporters he wouldn't urge changes.