After an investigation lasting more than a month, Bulloch County Sheriff's investigators arrested a Nevils-area man on child pornography charges, said Bulloch County Sheriff Lynn Anderson.
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.
A man suspected in the strangulation death of his wife in December is behind bars, charged Wednesday with murder.
Bibb County sheriff's deputies arrested two suspects Tuesday who were wanted for an armed robbery in Bulloch County March 27.
Metter police are investigating two separate armed robbery incidents in which a group of men held victims at gunpoint. Metter Police Chief Mack Seckinger said the two cases are "possibly" related.
Spectacular thunderstorms rumbled the skies in and around Statesboro late Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning, but little to no damage was reported, said Bulloch County Public Safety Director Ted Wynn.
Two crashes around the same time Wednesday held up morning traffic as emergency responders and law enforcement worked to clear and investigate the accidents.
With gleeful animation, Georgia's first lady Sandra Deal made characters come alive as she read a book to children at a local child care facility Tuesday. The governor's wife was in town as part of the Read Across Georgia initiative, which supports Gov. Nathan Deal's "goal of increasing the percentage of children reading at grade level by completion of the third grade," according to the Office of the Governor's website at www.gov.georgia.gov.
School system officials are having second thoughts about a short-term rezoning plan that would send more than 140 children who now attend Langston Chapel Elementary School to Sallie Zetterower Elementary.
A Statesboro man was killed Tuesday afternoon when he lost control of his car and it became wedged underneath a mobile home.
Bulloch County sheriff's investigators arrested a fugitive wanted on aggravated child molestation charges Friday after receiving a tip the man was in Statesboro.
An unusual cloud formation rolled over the Statesboro area Monday morning, prompting a social media buzz as users posted photos, questions and comments about it.
Teepa Snow, a dementia-care education specialist and the founder of Positive Approach to Care techniques and training models, will be the keynote speaker Thursday at the Understanding Dementia and Alzheimer's Conference at Georgia Southern University.
The second of two assistant high school coaches accused last year in separate cases of inappropriate contact with students was indicted earlier this month.
Editor's note: Makayla Rankins, the author of this article, is a fifth-grade student at Julia P. Bryant Elementary School.
For over 30 years, Elaine McDuffie has been showing children and adults alike the joys of reading.
Robert Lloyd, an eighth-grade student at Langston Chapel Middle School, was recently selected as one of the state's best student percussionists by the Georgia Music Educators Association (GMEA) and received the honor of first chair in one of two middle school-level all-state bands.