The Eighth Annual Swing into Spring event complete with fireworks and a parade of athletes is set to kick off the recreation department's baseball and softball season today at Mill Creek Park.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Thursday, March 26, 2008
Many people drive by it every day, but few take the time to stop and check it out. That is both part of the beauty of the Georgia Southern Botanical Garden, as well as part of the problem, according to director Carolyn Altman.
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.
ATHENS - Georgia Republicans on Saturday backed passage of a state law preventing government infringement on religious beliefs, which opponents say could be used as a shield for discriminating against gay or transgender people.
Open two years and two months as a "telehealth" clinic, the Statesboro VA Clinic on Northside Drive is now transitioning to have a full-time doctor see veterans in person for primary care.
The real, national census isn't until 2020, but this is Census Awareness Weekend here in 20 counties of Georgia and South Carolina involved in the 2015 Census Test.
The incoming post commander for Statesboro's American Legion Dexter Allen Post 90 has a handful of ideas to help the organization grow.
Thursday's dedication of Renaissance Park on Statesboro's west side took on the feel of a gospel revival as residents celebrated the Bulloch County Historical Society's commitment to making the park a vibrant part of the community once again.
The director of the Statesboro Food Bank is offering a reward for the return of a utility trailer stolen from the premises sometime between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning. If a tip leads to an arrest, he will double the offer.
An Ellabell-area woman faces eighteen counts of inhumane treatment of animals after humane officers removed several cats from her Live Oak Loop home Thursday.
Statesboro businessman Holmes Ramsey, who owns the University Plaza adjacent to the Georgia Southern University campus, was arrested Wednesday afternoon and charged with criminal attempt of embracery, which is jury tampering.
PHILADELPHIA - The Amtrak train that crashed in Philadelphia, killing at least seven people, was hurtling at 106 mph before it ran off the rails along a sharp curve where the speed limit drops to just 50 mph, federal investigators said Wednesday.
Parents of three of five Georgia Southern University nursing students killed in a fatal seven-vehicle pileup in April filed wrongful death suits Tuesday in Bryan County superior and state courts. One of two surviving students also filed suit, according to attorneys representing all four families.
An office closer to the gold dome comes with the job of majority leader of the Georgia House of Representatives, so Rep. Jon Burns was in Atlanta Tuesday, moving his office contents from the second floor of the Capitol to the third.
A man caught stealing from woman's car punched her, tried to steal her car and fled, but sheriff's deputies caught him after a short chase. They used a Taser to subdue the man, who screamed that they should have killed and beaten him "like they do on TV."
A Bloomingdale man involved in a fatal crash that killed a Brooklet couple will serve eight years in prison for two counts of first degree homicide by vehicle.
Originally scheduled for today, Statesboro City Council rescheduled a work session on a proposed new Alcoholic Beverages Ordinance to May 27 at 3 p.m.
Flags will fly in Statesboro and around the nation this Memorial Day as a way to show patriotism and honor fallen soldiers.