One could argue one of the most important jobs today is that of a school nurse – someone who is trusted with the health, well-being and safety of a school's children.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Monday, March 30, 2008
(Note: This is the first in a two-part Spring Break special. See next Sunday's Lifestyles for a story about GSU students who spent their break working in an orphanage in Honduras.)
Nate Huff is a true example of an extraordinary young man. At age 17, he has been selected to compete against other Boys & Girls Club members for the Georgia Youth of the Year title and a $2,000 scholarship from the Reader's Digest Foundation. As the Youth of the Year for Boys & Girls Club of Bulloch County, Huff is among hundreds of local youth across the country recognized by Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) for his sound character, leadership skills and willingness to give back to the community.
Studio Statesboro Vodcast - Friday, March 27, 2008
Bulloch County Sheriff's investigators are seeking a man they said broke into an Eldora Road area home, but fled after an alarm sounded.
Statesboro Police are investigating an armed robbery at Campus Club Apartments Tuesday where three men robbed a male victim at gunpoint, according to Statesboro Police reports.
What brings patriotism, the Beatles, Broadway and Emma Kelly together? Four grand pianos and four talented musicians for one night only.
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
The Statesboro-Bulloch County Parks and Recreation Department offers an adult program exercise class called Sit Fit. Sit Fit is an exercise class designed for individuals 50 years of age and older, although people of all age levels are welcome.
The dedication of Renaissance Park in west Statesboro is set for 5:30 p.m. Thursday, with refreshments being offered at the park located at the intersection of West Jones Avenue and Parker Street beginning at 5 p.m.
Already the subject of a major expansion before the 2014 season, another substantial change could be coming to Paulson Stadium in the near future.
Statesboro City Councilman Will Britt did not pay $2,074 he identified as penalties for late city property taxes for 2010 and 2011 - until last week, while the GBI is investigating possible mishandling of funds at City Hall.
Friends and colleagues Saturday remembered U.S. District Judge B. Avant Edenfield as a hard-working and intelligent lawyer and judge. Edenfield died in a Savannah hospital early Saturday morning at the age of 80 after a lengthy battle with cancer.
WASHINGTON - Rebounding from a dismal start to the year, the U.S. economy added 223,000 jobs in April, a solid gain that suggested that employers are helping fuel a durable if still subpar recovery.
Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Gary Black is scheduled to be at Claxton Elementary School Saturday morning for the start of the Ag Expo and Farmers Market.
An angry "Offset," one of three members of the rap group Migos arrested on guns and drug charges following a Georgia Southern University concert, yelled profanities as he was led out of a Bulloch County courtroom Friday, after he was denied bond.
"Offset," one of the members of the Migos rap group arrested on guns and drug charges after a concert in Statesboro, shouted profanities Friday as he was led out of the courtroom after being denied bond.
In 1938, Mass Observation placed a small advertisement in the Bolton Evening News in Bolton, England, asking readers to respond to the simple question, "What is happiness?"
LOS ANGELES - A new study suggests the measles shot comes with a bonus: By preventing that disease, the vaccine may also help your body fight off other illnesses for years.
Prayer warriors with a passion for the nation congregated on the Bulloch County Courthouse lawn Thursday, uniting hearts and joining hands for the 64th National Day of Prayer service, which was the 15th consecutive service for Statesboro.
A drug investigation ended Saturday with two women being arrested on charges of selling methamphetamine.
Noise generated by a large party crowd and the smell of burning marijuana led to the arrest of two men attending a Johnson Street party.
Most people may not know what it feels like to be truly hungry, but for some, it is a daily fear. People all across America, including Statesboro and Bulloch County residents, can do their part to help by participating in the "Stamp Out Hunger" National Association of Letter Carriers food drive Saturday.